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 •  November 14

Experts working with Homeland Security remotely hacked into a Boeing 757 parked at a New Jersey airport — stunning a group of pilots who had no idea their planes are vulnerable, according to a report. Homeland Security cyber-sleuth Robert Hickey told Aviation Today that his team hacked into the controls of the commercial jetliner, which the...

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 •  September 24

SEC boss Jay Clayton better wear his asbestos suit on Tuesday, when he’s likely to come under fire while testifying before a Senate committee bent on knowing what the regulator is doing to prevent another embarrassing cyberattack. The 2016 hack of the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Edgar database, revealed Sept. 20, while unnerving for...

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 •  September 14

Jack Ma may turn out to be the most high-profile victim of the Equifax cyber-attack. A multi-agency presidential advisory panel weighing the approval of the $1.2 billion purchase of MoneyGram by the Chinese billionaire’s Ant Financial has recently started to consider the possibility of data theft by foreign countries as part of the review process,...

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 •  September 8

Thieves appear to have started using the data stolen in the gigantic Equifax cyber-heist, one expert said Friday. Credit card fraud unexpectedly spiked in August — and the expert said the jump was likely tied to the Equifax hack. “We saw a 15 percent increase in the overall fraud attempts in our system in August, which is an unusual time of year to...

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 •  August 4

Mayor de Blasio quietly signed an executive order last month creating an office known as the New York City Cyber Command — a new outfit that’s intended to protect the city against online attacks and other cyber-threats. Without issuing a press release, Hizzoner signed the order on July 11 that launched the first such centralized cyber-defense of...

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 •  July 31

Entertainment Hackers broke into HBO computers and ripped off work linked to “Game of Thrones,” “Ballers” and “Room 104,” the cable network revealed on Monday. Scripts and actual episodes were taken in the 1.5-terabyte heist, according to Entertainment Weekly. “HBO recently experienced a cyber incident, which resulted in the compromise of...

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 •  July 28

Living Mia Ash is young, attractive and popular, with hundreds of social media connections. She shares your favorite hobbies, so when she adds you, you’re flattered and a little bit excited. After exchanging messages on LinkedIn, you’re happy to continue the conversation on Facebook and WhatsApp. There’s just one problem: Mia Ash does not...

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 •  July 10

WASHINGTON – President Trump late Sunday backed away from his early morning proposal to form a cyber security partnership with Russian President Vladimir Putin after prominent Republicans panned the idea all day. “The fact that President Putin and I discussed a Cyber Security unit doesn’t mean I think it can happen,” Trump tweeted at 8:45 pm. “It...

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 •  July 9

President Trump’s announcement Sunday that he wants to form a cyber security partnership with Russia met immediate — and bipartisan — backlash. Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida said Vladimir Putin can never be a reliable partner or trusted ally – and especially not after he brazenly interfered in the 2016 presidential election. “Partnering...