Congressional oversight leaders are requiring most federal agencies to audit their networks to see if they use Juniper-manufactured firewalls that for four years contained an unauthorized backdoor for eavesdropping on encrypted communications.
The attacker gave Amazon fake details from a whois query, and got real address and phone number in exchange. Now they had enough to bounce around a few services, even convincing a bank to issue them a new copy of Credit Card.
Israel's Minister of Infrastructure, Energy and Water, Yuval Steinitz, told CyberTech 2016 attendees on Tuesday that the country's Public Utility Authority had been targeted by malware, and that some systems were still not working properly. "Yesterday we identified one of the largest cyber attacks that we have experienced," Steinitz said.