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Singapore’s Defence Ministry hit by 1st cyber attack

Singapore’s Defence Ministry has been hit by a cyberattack for the first time, said the ministry on Tuesday (Feb 28).Personal information of 850 national servicemen and employees has been breached during the attack on ministry’s internet system (I-net) but no classified military data was stolen. Classified military information is stored on a separate system that is not connected to the …

NATO to help Finland in cybersecurity

The Finnish government has signed the NATO framework agreement to strengthen their cyber defense. According to the reports of IA REGNUM today, the Department of Defense of Finland worked on the agreement documents since 2011 but got finalized on February 17. The Ministry was concerned about the growing cyber threat around the world. And this cooperation with the NATO will …

Russian cybersecurity researcher charged with treason for sharing info with US firms

A top cybersecurity researcher, Ruslan Stoyanov,  at  Kaspersky lab was arrested after he was allegedly charged with treason by Russian authorities. It is now reported that he allegedly passed the secret state documents to Verisign and other US companies. In December, Stoyanov was arrested with two other  FSB officers, Sergei Mikhailov and Dmitry Dokuchayev,  in Moscow, after a Russian businessman …