On Friday, hackers attacked a major piece of the internet’s infrastructure. This attack overwhelmed Pinterest, PayPal, CNN, Netflix, Fox News and about 80 other popular websites. 233 more words
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Hackers used internet-connected home devices, such as CCTV cameras and printers, to attack popular websites on Friday, security analysts say.
Twitter, Spotify, and Reddit were among the sites taken offline on Friday. 6 more words
Cyber attacks and data breaches are now viewed as the number one risk to businesses today, ahead of excessive red tape, skills shortages and terrorism – but despite this, only a third of businesses are looking to invest in protective measures. 8 more words
The huge attack on global internet access, which blocked some of the world’s most popular websites, is believed to have been unleashed by hackers using common devices like webcams and digital recorders. 92 more words