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North Korea Behind Many of the Devastating Cyberattacks since 2009, says US

Hidden Cobra was previously called the Lazarus Group and Guardians of the Peace by western cyber investigators.

China is reportedly using hackers to target THAAD, a US missile defense system installed in South Korea.

China Uses Hackers to Attack US Missile System THAAD in South Korea, Research Says

American cybersecurity firm FireEye told The Wall Street Journal that China has used hackers to target the Terminal High-Altitude Area Defense (THAAD), US' missile defense system installed in South Korea.

China Denies US' Accusation of  Conducting Cyber Warfare Operations in Beijing Hotels

China Denies US' Accusation of Conducting Cyber Warfare Operations in Beijing Hotels

China on Friday vehemently denied the US' accusation that the Chinese military has been launching cyber attacks against Washington using two hotels in Beijing as their headquarters.

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Report: Cyber Crimes in China Soar by More Than 500%

Cyber security breaches in China have skyrocketed more than 500% in the past year, according to the recently released PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Global State of Information Security Survey 2016.

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President Obama Puts China on Notice Over Recent Cyber Attacks Against the U.S.

President Barack Obama revealed on Wednesday that his government is making plans to punish those responsible for the recent cyber attacks against the United States. Many Americans suspect that China is behind the attacks and this may cause tension when Chinese leader Xi Jinping meets with Obama in Washington at the end of this month.

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United States Prepares for First Official Visit of Chinese Leader Xi Jinping

United States officials on Monday announced that Chinese leader Xi Jinping will arrive in the country by the end of September. This will be Xi's first official visit to the U.S. and the discussion between him and President Obama will focus on bilateral business relations and allegations of Chinese cyber attacks, which has embarrassed and infuriated the American government.

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Chinese Military Now Openly Admits to Cyber Attacks and Hacking Capabilities

The Chinese military has admitted that it has been sponsoring some offensive cyberattacks or hacking. The truth surfaced when a military document was updated and circulated.

NYC Watchdog Warns Banks Vulnerable to ‘cyber 9/11’ Attack

NYC Watchdog Warns Banks Prone to ‘Cyber 9/11’ Attack

New York's top financial watchdog mulled new regulations to stave off an "Armageddon"-scale online attack that could bring U.S. financial markets to their knees.

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Cyber Attacks on the Rise in 2015

Denial-of-service attacks grew 50 percent in 2014, thanks to increased political cyber warfare.

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U.S. Officials Review Role In Public Security Following Sony Pictures Hack

U.S. officials are looking into new ways to defend the private sector from cyber attacks, following the Sony Pictures attack.

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Kaspersky Predicts Cyber Attacks on Digital Wallets and ATMs in 2015

Kaspersky warns that virtual payment systems such as Apple Pay, which was launched in October in the U.S., will likely be vulnerable to cyber attacks.

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North Korea Unlikely To Have Hacked Sony Pictures, According To Security Experts

Security experts do not see North Korea as the attacker behind the Sony Pictures attack, due to the #GOP campaign and leaks.

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