Swift network bank thefts ‘linked’ to Sony Pictures hack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Security researchers Symantec have found clues in the malware used to hack into international financial messaging network Swift, which suggest a link to the Sony Pictures hack in 2014. At least three banks have reported financial attacks based on the Swift…

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Linked Hackers Post US Government Employee ‘Hit List’

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Among the individuals whose names appeared on the list were those with ties to the the State Department, the Department of Homeland Security and the departments of Defense, Energy, Commerce and Health and Services, Vocativ reported. The list also targets US…

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Man linked to 3 shootings, including dog

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans DENVER – A 25-year-old man with a lengthy criminal history is in jail, facing charges for three shootings in two days, including a shooting of a dog. Investigators say all three cases were linked and solved thanks to the technology used…

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‘State sponsored’ Russian hacker group linked to cyber attacks on neighbours

A hacker group believed to be sponsored by the Russian government has attacked governments in Georgia, the Caucasus and eastern Europe, as well as Nato and defence contractors across the west of Europe. The so-called APT28 group has been sending […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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Licence Fraud Linked to Terror Plots

4A CRIME and Corruption Commission investigation is underway into a major fraud involving Queensland drivers’ licences, that may have helped would-be terrorists develop new identities. A casual employee of Transport and Main Roads — who News Corp Australia understands had […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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Russian cyber war linked to Spark crash

Spark’s big internet crash at the weekend was not about naked celebrities but linked to Russia’s cyberwar on Ukraine and Western powers’ sanctions on Moscow, security sources say. The attack, which has eased off, was neither about cyber criminals nor […] For more information go to http://www.NationalCyberSecurity.com, http://www. GregoryDEvans.com, http://www.LocatePC.net…

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