Iran

North Korea Cyber Attacks Israel with a fake LinkedIn Profile  

In an astonishing statement released by Israel Ministry of Defense yesterday, the country’s IT infrastructure functioning for the defense sector was targeted by a cyber attack that could have brought the entire nation to knees. However, the good news is that that defense ministry’s threat monitoring teams were proactively prepared to thwart such attacks in […]

Cyber Attack on Iran Nuclear Facility by USA or Israel

Iran has issued a direct warning to two nations- the United States and Israel; that it will launch a retaliation related cyber attack, if any of the two nations is found guilty, in digitally disrupting its Natanz Nuclear Factory mid-last week.   Highly placed sources say that a fire broke out in the facility last […]

Massive Iran Cyber Attack on Israeli Websites

Operations of over a thousand websites or even more could have been disrupted in Israel due to a coordinated cyberattack launched by Iranian hackers on Thursday morning. And the highlight of this attack was that the home page of most of these websites was replaced with the following messages posted in English and the Hebrew […]

Israel Cyber Attack on Iran Port and Texas Transport Ransomware Attack

On May 9th of this year, computer systems at Iran’s Port of Shahid Rajaee were cyber-attacked disrupting the operations of the port for hours blocking down vessels and creating a traffic jam on the way to the port as thousands of goods delivery trucks were stranded in confusion.   At that time, the Foreign Ministry […]

Iran reports a cyber attack on Strait of Hormuz Port

Iran released a press statement on Sunday saying that a group of computers in Strait of Hormuz Port were disrupted due to a cyber attack on Friday last week. However, the Gulf nation specified in its statement that the digital attack on port located in Bandar Abbas was neutralized on time and so no port […]

DDoS Cyber Attack on Iran’s Internet and Telecom sector

On Saturday last week, Iran’s Telecom Sector witnessed a Distributed denial of service attack (DDoS) which could have easily disrupted 25% of Internet services operating in the region. But the good news is that the cyber teams acted upon the cyber threat on an immediate note which eventually averted a digital massacre from taking place […]

Cyber attack headlines trending on Google

Finally what we did not expect is happening as a British court has ordered Bitfinex to freeze a Bitcoins payments as it was leading to the wallets of those distributing ransomware.   Yes, you have read it right! As most of the cryptocurrency variants can easily be tracked now, an England and Wales High Court […]

Texas and Las Vegas become victims to Iran Cyber Attacks

As the world is expecting a World War 3 by this month-end between Iran and North America, Garvin Bushell, Vice President of Cyber World Institute thinks that the war will happen not with guns and bullets, but only through cyberattacks causing more harm to the populace than expected.   In the meantime, the news is […]

Iran launched a cyber attack on US Website to retaliate Qasem Soleimani Assassination

It did not take much time for hackers from Iran to launch a cyber attack on a US website to retaliate against Qasem Soleimani’s Assassination. The killing of the Revolutionary Guard General on Friday made the Iran Cyber Security Group Hackers launch a digital attack on Saturday leading to the defacement of the US Government […]

Iran thwarts Cyber Attack from a foreign nation

Iran’s Telecommunication Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi has released a press statement a few hours ago saying that a massive cyberattack from a foreign nation was thwarted by his nation’s cybersecurity team last week.   Mr. Azari Jahromi says that a state-funded cyber attack was launched on the e-government infrastructure of Iran at the end […]

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