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Israel appears to confirm it carried out cyberattack on Iran nuclear facility

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Shutdown happened hours after Natanz reactor’s new centrifuges were started

Israel appeared to confirm claims that it was behind a cyber-attack on Iran’s main nuclear facility on Sunday, which Tehran’s nuclear energy chief described as an act of terrorism that warranted a response against its perpetrators.

The apparent attack took place hours after officials at the Natanz reactor restarted spinning advanced centrifuges that could speed up the production of enriched uranium, in what had been billed as a pivotal moment in the country’s nuclear programme.

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Source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/apr/11/israel-appears-confirm-cyberattack-iran-nuclear-facility
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Martin Chulov Middle East correspondent

Trump administration proposes splitting Cyber Command from the NSA

811de330-42dc-11eb-9fd6-408863ac6cbcThe Trump administration elevated the role of Cyber Command in 2018, and now it’s apparently ready to give the division its own berth. Defense One reports that officials have proposed splitting Cyber Command leadership from the NSA. It’s not certain…

Source: https://www.engadget.com/cyber-command-nsa-split-up-proposal-165205913.html
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From Lone Wolf to Organised Crime – Where Cyber Threats Come From

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There’s more than one type of threat actor, and they’re all differently skilled. Which do you need to worry about and which pose little or no threat? We explain it to you.

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Source: https://www.cloudsavvyit.com/8549/from-lone-wolf-to-organised-crime-where-cyber-threats-come-from/
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The Article Was Written/Published By: Dave McKay