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US Secretary of State Pompeo has blamed Russia for a massive cyberattack on several US government agencies.

Two Iranians have been indicted on hacking charges after several US websites were flooded with pro-Iran messages.

US officials accuse Iran of hacking Israel's water supplies

The New Arab

US officials accuse Iran of hacking Israel's water supplies

US has accused Iran of launching a cyber attack on water supplies in Israel.

Algeria: 'They've all got to go,' even the bots!

Malia Bouattia

Algeria: 'They've all got to go,' even the bots!

Comment: The Algerian regime's efforts in cyber warfare and disinformation show how desperate they are, writes Malia Bouattia.

After Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia extends its claws to Norway

Sam Hamad

After Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia extends its claws to Norway

Comment: Given MBS got away with Khashoggi's murder entirely unscathed, the tipoff warning Norway-based activist Iyad el-Baghdadi of a Saudi ...

Wilson Dizard

Cyber war laws: Only hope for saving civilian minds

Comment: Russian election meddling is evidence that the civilian mind is no longer sovereign, writes Wilson Dizard.

The New Arab

Iran group 'hacking aviation, petrochemicals' in Saudi Arabia, US

A group of hackers suspected of working for the Iranian government is targeting the aviation and petrochemical industries in Saudi Arabia, the ...

Amar Diwakar

Bullets in cyberspace: The new terrain of diplomatic warfare

Comment: Even small states can exploit opportunities that cyberwarfare offers to instigate and exacerbate political conflicts, writes ...

Amar Diwakar

GCC businesses are facing a major cybersecurity deficit

Comment: A lack of investment and awareness around cybersecurity is leaving GCC companies more at risk than others, writes Amar Diwakar.

Suspected Saudi 'robot army' enlisted in Qatar attack

The New Arab

Suspected Saudi 'robot army' enlisted in Qatar attack

Cyberwarfare is not new to the Gulf, but the current Saudi-led onslaught against the tiny state of Qatar is the most formidable and ...

Karim Traboulsi

Is Iran behind cyber attacks on Saudi Arabia?

A crippling cyber attack on Saudi Arabia's critical computer infrastructure could be the work of Iranian state-sponsored hackers, sources and ...

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