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Wednesday 4 October 2023 Dublin: 15°C

# cyber attacks

This year
‘Real arms race’ between cyber attackers and defending Irish health system, Committee hears
PAC heard that 32,000 letters had been issued in recent weeks topeople affected by the HSE cyber attack.
Last year
Gardaí and government warn businesses to prepare for potential ransomware attacks
The government and gardaí launched an awareness campaign today for European Cyber Security Month.
Poll: Do you take precautions against cyber attacks?
Hacking attempts are on the rise globally.
All time
Mandatory security requirements introduced to protect companies against cyber attacks
The requirements will apply to service providers in sectors such as digital communications, transport, drinking water supply and healthcare.
There have been lots of cyber attacks on State websites that the public aren't even aware of
There have been calls for the Garda cyber crime unit to be beefed up.
Suspected case of ransomware detected in Wexford health centre
The NHS in the UK was attacked by hackers yesterday leading to fears the Irish system could be targeted.
US intelligence says Putin ordered hacking campaign to help Trump win
A new report says the Russian president acted on grudges against the US after being embarrassed by the Panama Papers and the Olympic doping scandal.
These are the biggest threats facing the world right now
It ranges from Isis to climate change.
Why a global cyber-security firm chose Cork over London for its European base
eSentire plans to hire 100 staff for its new Irish operation.
BBC's website went down and an old childhood nemesis freaked everyone out
That old test card made a terrifying reappearance.
Sony hacks were 'extortionist efforts by criminals who attacked us': CEO
But the company’s boss didn’t make any mention of North Korea in his first public comments about the cyber attacks.