Posts Tagged ‘Cyberattack’

Archbishop’s online rosary for peace cyber attacked

Monday, March 7th, 2022

There have been multiple internet outages across Europe and the US that experts say are cyberattacks linked to the outbreak of the Russia-Ukraine conflict. According to the Archdiocese of San Francisco, an online “Rosary for Peace in Ukraineā€ was disrupted by a suspected cyberattack. The incident has been reported to the FBI. Instigated by Archbishop Read more

RNZ challenged on turning stolen data into news

Thursday, August 19th, 2021

Unknown cyber-criminals sent stolen information to the media to pile on pressure to pay a ransom. RNZ subsequently aired a scoop sourced from it before a court ordered all media to dump the dodgy data. The Privacy Commissioner tells Mediawatch RNZ was unethical and he wants action – but RNZ insists the public interest was Read more