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August 9, 2017 8:06 PM Kenya election 2017: Commission denies system was hacked

Kenya's electoral commission has denied opposition claims its IT system had been hacked in order to manipulate Tuesday's election results. Chief electoral officer Ezra Chiloba told reporters the systems were not compromised at any point. He spoke out after presidential candidate Raila Odinga rejected provisional results indicating a strong lead for President 48

August 9, 2017 9:49 AM Kenya election count puts president in lead, Odinga says massive fraud

NAIROBI (Reuters) - President Uhuru Kenyatta had a commanding lead as votes were counted on Wednesday after Kenya's election but opposition leader Raila Odinga said hackers broke into election commission computer systems overnight, leading to massive fraud. The election commission said the voting process was free and fair and it was investigating whether 21

August 5, 2017 1:04 PM New Game of Thrones episode leak wasn’t part of HBO hack

An unaired episode of Game of Thrones appeared on the internet early this morning. While HBO’s servers were breached earlier this week, The Verge has learned that this episode leak was not part of that successful hacking attempt. Sources familiar with HBO’s security breach tell The Verge that a leak from a distribution partner is the source of this episode 93

July 28, 2017 6:10 AM Poker players beware: North Korea hacking gambling sites to fund NUKE programme

NORTH Korean hackers are stealing cash from poker and other gambling sites in a desperate bid to fund its weapons programme, a report has revealed. South Korea’s Financial Security Institute claim the impoverished nation has carried out a series of devastating cyber attacks around the world to steal cash as well as classified military and government 37

July 19, 2017 9:22 PM Apple’s latest security patch fixes a bug that lets hackers take over your phone via Wi-Fi

Apple released its newest security update today in the form of iOS 10.3.3. As is standard, the update patches multiple vulnerabilities, including some that could have allowed for remote code execution, aka an attacker doing things on your device that you don't want and without your knowledge. This time around, Apple has also patched a bug that would 59

July 11, 2017 2:19 PM What happened and when: The timeline leading up to Donald Trump Jr.’s fateful meeting

A report from the New York Times on Monday evening indicated that Donald Trump Jr. had been informed in an email before a June 9 meeting of last year that the person with whom he was meeting could offer negative information about Hillary Clinton that came from the Russian government. That, alone, is significant. It has also been used as the jumping-off 39

July 10, 2017 3:30 PM Trump son defends meeting Russian 'with Clinton material'

President Donald Trump's son has hit back at US media reports of his meeting with a Russian lawyer who said she had damaging material about Hillary Clinton. Donald Trump Jr denied issuing inconsistent statements about last year's meeting. He also suggested it was normal practice to receive information about a political opponent. US officials are investigating 48

July 9, 2017 12:59 PM Trump: US must work with Russia, move past election issues

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Sunday that "it is time to move forward in working constructively with Russia" after his lengthy meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Germany. But he is still avoiding the question of whether he accepts Putin's denial that Russia was responsible for meddling in the 2016 election. Speaking in a series 90

July 4, 2017 4:15 AM That time Putin terrified Merkel with his dog, and other reasons they won’t get along at G-20 summit

It’s a story to strike fear in the hearts of non-dog lovers everywhere: renowned tough guy and cute-animal cuddler Vladimir Putin once brought his pet labrador, Konnie, to a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Merkel has a famous and deathly fear of dogs. She has since childhood. The incident took place at the Russian president’s Sochi residence 38

June 28, 2017 5:50 PM New computer virus spreads from Ukraine, disrupting world business Add to ..

A new cyber virus spread from Ukraine to wreak havoc around the globe on Wednesday, crippling thousands of computers, disrupting ports from Mumbai to Los Angeles and halting production at a chocolate factory in Australia. The virus is believed to have first taken hold on Tuesday in Ukraine where it silently infected computers after users downloaded a popular 80