May 16, 2017

MS blames govt secrecy for ransomware attack

Microsoft president Brad Smith pins WannaCry blame on the US government for not disclosing more software vulnerabilities.

Apr 11, 2017

Symantec attributes 40 attacks to CIA-linked tools

Cyber attacks on organisations around the world were conducted with top-secret hacking tools exposed by WikiLeaks, says Symantec.

Mar 30, 2017

Cisco scramble exposes US cyber defence truths

When WikiLeaks disclosed its anti-secrecy group had obtained CIA tools for hacking tech products, Cisco security engineers swung into action.

Mar 10, 2017

WikiLeaks offers CIA hacking tools to tech firms

The anti-secrecy group will provide tech companies with access to CIA hacking tools to assist them to patch flaws, says founder Julian Assange.

Mar 10, 2017

CIA contractors likely source of WikiLeaks release

Contractors likely breached security and handed over documents describing the CIA's use of hacking tools to WikiLeaks, say US officials.

Mar 9, 2017

WikiLeaks' CIA hacking dump shakes tech firms

Dozens of firms rush to contain the damage from possible security weak points following the anti-secrecy organisation's revelations.

Mar 8, 2017

WikiLeaks releases files on CIA cyber spying tools

The anti-secrecy group publishes thousands of pages of internal CIA discussions about hacking techniques used over several years.

Dec 9, 2016

Uber issues guidelines for passenger behaviour

We round up trends from across the globe that had us scratching our heads.

Jul 20, 2016

Turkey blocks WikiLeaks after mass e-mail leak

The whistle-blower Web site has been blocked in Turkey after it released nearly 300 000 e-mails from the ruling AKP party.

Apr 20, 2015

Sony piracy ironic, but not surprising

WikiLeaks reveals Sony had pirated e-books on its servers, including guides on hacking.

Jan 27, 2015

WikiLeaks blasts Google

The search engine allegedly waited over two years to notify WikiLeaks members it had turned over their private e-mails to the US government.

Jan 20, 2015

'WikiLeaks' for Africa

AfriLeaks is now accepting confidential documentation it will securely send to media houses to expose corruption.

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