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#Cyberattack

# cyberattack - Friday 25 June, 2021

Data stolen in HSE cyber attack downloaded 23 times before being removed, High Court told
# Hse Hack
# Hse Hack

Data stolen in HSE cyber attack downloaded 23 times before being removed, High Court told

Jun 25th 2021, 4:43 PM 24,717 Views 12 Comments

The stolen material included sensitive patient information including correspondence, minutes of meetings, and corporate documents, the HSE claims.

# cyberattack - Wednesday 23 June, 2021

Cost of HSE cyber attack ‘could rise to half a billion euro’, Committee hears
# Ransomware
# Ransomware

Cost of HSE cyber attack ‘could rise to half a billion euro’, Committee hears

Updated Jun 23rd 2021, 1:50 PM 25,422 Views 39 Comments

HSE boss Paul Reid said the human cost of the incident will be hard to measure.

# cyberattack - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

HSE cyber attack: Gardaí have not confirmed that any personal data has been leaked
# Not Verified
# Not Verified

HSE cyber attack: Gardaí have not confirmed that any personal data has been leaked

May 25th 2021, 7:15 PM 9,470 Views 10 Comments

Information purporting to have been gleaned from the HSE in the hack appeared online last week.

National Cyber Security Centre director salary should be up to €290,000, Committee hears
# Oireachtas
# Oireachtas

National Cyber Security Centre director salary should be up to €290,000, Committee hears

Updated May 25th 2021, 11:32 AM 34,493 Views 67 Comments

Four leading cyber security experts spoke to the Oireachtas Committee on Communications today.

# cyberattack - Wednesday 19 May, 2021

HSE says staff will be paid this week but there may be issues with amounts
# Cyberattack
# Cyberattack

HSE says staff will be paid this week but there may be issues with amounts

May 19th 2021, 3:04 PM 14,104 Views 6 Comments

Sources indicated there could be problems calculating allowances and overtime, rather than with the payment of basic pay.

# cyberattack - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Maynooth University confirms it was victim of cyberattack in which ransom was paid to cybercriminal
# Maynooth University
# Maynooth University

Maynooth University confirms it was victim of cyberattack in which ransom was paid to cybercriminal

Sep 3rd 2020, 6:32 PM 69,380 Views 35 Comments

NUIG in July also confirmed it was a victim of the widespread attack.

# cyberattack - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Spectre and Meltdown: What you need to do to keep your computer safe
# Security Risks
# Security Risks

Spectre and Meltdown: What you need to do to keep your computer safe

Jan 4th 2018, 1:39 PM 17,828 Views 41 Comments

Patches have been issued to help protect against the flaws.

# cyberattack - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

Cyberattack that has swept the world was 'aimed at Ukraine'
# Kickin Kiev
# Kickin Kiev

Cyberattack that has swept the world was 'aimed at Ukraine'

Jun 28th 2017, 7:23 AM 13,450 Views 18 Comments

People were urged to be wary of clicking on email attachments or shared links.

# cyberattack - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Chernobyl's radiation monitoring system hit by cyberattack
# NotPetya
# NotPetya

Chernobyl's radiation monitoring system hit by cyberattack

Jun 27th 2017, 8:19 PM 11,623 Views 14 Comments

The attacks began in Russia and Ukraine before spreading to western Europe and the US.

# cyberattack - Monday 15 May, 2017

Tusla warns that child protection reports may not have been received over weekend
# Cyber Attack
# Cyber Attack

Tusla warns that child protection reports may not have been received over weekend

May 15th 2017, 4:05 PM 22,726 Views 44 Comments

The Department of Communications described the global cyber attack as “unprecedented”.

# cyberattack - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Ibec calls for more funding to protect businesses following cyber attack
# Ransomware
# Ransomware

Ibec calls for more funding to protect businesses following cyber attack

May 14th 2017, 11:29 AM 6,329 Views 23 Comments

The call comes after a global ransomware attack on Friday which targeted businesses and state services across the world.

# cyberattack - Friday 16 December, 2016

Obama says US will hit back at Russia 'at a time and place of our own choosing'
# Upping The Stakes
# Upping The Stakes

Obama says US will hit back at Russia 'at a time and place of our own choosing'

Dec 16th 2016, 8:30 AM 16,031 Views 146 Comments

The outgoing US president’s remarks dramatically upped the stakes in a dispute between the world’s leading nuclear powers.

# cyberattack - Friday 21 October, 2016

Twitter, Netflix and Playstation affected by "malicious" cyberattack
# Netflix And Nil
# Netflix And Nil

Twitter, Netflix and Playstation affected by "malicious" cyberattack

Oct 21st 2016, 9:14 PM 20,984 Views 31 Comments

A distributed denial-of-service attack meant some of the world’s most popular websites could not be accessed.

# cyberattack - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

The TalkTalk hack is going to cost it up to €49 million
# Paying The Price
# Paying The Price

The TalkTalk hack is going to cost it up to €49 million

Nov 11th 2015, 10:03 AM 6,018 Views 1 Comment

It will also offer customers a free upgrade to encourage them to stay on the service.

# cyberattack - Thursday 9 April, 2015

TV network taken off air after 'unprecedented' cyberattack
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

TV network taken off air after 'unprecedented' cyberattack

Apr 9th 2015, 7:18 AM 17,361 Views 22 Comments

The station was unable to broadcast on any of its channels.

# cyberattack - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Is Islamic State turning its hand to cyber warfare?
# Hacked
# Hacked

Is Islamic State turning its hand to cyber warfare?

Dec 18th 2014, 10:00 PM 13,417 Views 41 Comments

“The targets might not stop with the borders of Syria.”

# cyberattack - Thursday 4 December, 2014

North Korea: Were we responsible for the cyberattack on Sony? 'Wait and see'
# Fan The Flames
# Fan The Flames

North Korea: Were we responsible for the cyberattack on Sony? 'Wait and see'

Dec 4th 2014, 10:07 AM 7,075 Views 14 Comments

The country refused to deny involvement in a cyber attack which saw a number of unreleased films from Sony Pictures leaked online.

# cyberattack - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Have an eBay account? You need to change your password right now
# Cyberattack
# Cyberattack

Have an eBay account? You need to change your password right now

May 21st 2014, 2:51 PM 19,874 Views 20 Comments

The compromised database contained encrypted eBay passwords and other non-financial information.

# cyberattack - Monday 19 May, 2014

Cyberwars: The United States has charged five Chinese military hackers
# Phone-y War
# Phone-y War

Cyberwars: The United States has charged five Chinese military hackers

May 19th 2014, 1:40 PM 6,520 Views 41 Comments

The FBI’s Bob Anderson Jr., described the charges as ‘the new normal’.

# cyberattack - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

LivingSocial website hack targeted thousands of Irish users
# Cyberattack
# Cyberattack

LivingSocial website hack targeted thousands of Irish users

May 7th 2013, 3:08 PM 10,988 Views 5 Comments

Data Protection Commissioner knew about the cyber attack two weeks ago.

# cyberattack - Thursday 3 May, 2012

DDoS attack forces UK serious crime agency offline
# Cyberattack
# Cyberattack

DDoS attack forces UK serious crime agency offline

May 3rd 2012, 2:29 PM 1,190 Views 1 Comment

SOCA says attack poses no risk to its data.