EU Data Sharing to China Under the Privacy Scanner

A group of European Members of Parliament (MEPs) have sought formal questioning of European Union data sharing mechanisms with China. Three members of the European People’s Party, Axel Voss, Monika Hohlmeier, Kinga Gál and Michal Boni have formally approached the European Commission, seeking the latter…

The Pirate Bay Founder Gets 3.5 Year Sentence for Hacking Denmark

Founder of The Pirate Bay gets 3.5 year prison sentence after being found guilty of hacking many Danish and European agencies in 2012.

Zero-Day Used to Hack the NATO, Ukraine, and Others

A Russian group of hackers is reported to have used a zero-day vulnerability within Windows operating system to spy on such targets as NATO, the Ukrainian and Polish governments, the European Union, and other targets. The vulnerability was named the Sandworm (CVE-2014-4114) by the authors of…