‘WannaCry’ ransomware cyber attack hits thousands of computers in 99 countries encrypting files from affected computer units and demanding US$300  through bitcoin to decrypt the files. Photograph: Ritchie B Tongo/ EPA

Minister for Communications Denis Naughten said the HSE and Irish organisations may have been “lucky” to avoid the wave of cyber attacks that hit arou(...)

A woman points to the website of the NHS: East and North Hertfordshire notifying users of a problem in its network, in London on May 12th, 2017. Photograph: Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP/Getty Images

The Health Service Executive has said it is taking precautionary action to protect its IT systems in the wake of a major cyber-attack that struck orga(...)

Tony Oursler’s Imponderable explores the occult in a sprawling show at MoMA that takes in Arthur Conan Doyle, Harry Houdini and a cast of mediums, ghosts and spirits

On a recent trip to Munich I was transported by the collection of works by the Blue Rider group at the Lenbachhaus. The artists, which included Wassil(...)

 House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes:  it recently emerged he had received  information allegedly germane to the inquiry in the grounds of the White House but it is not clear how he obtained clearance to be there. Photograph: Mark Wilson/Getty

A congressional inquiry into Russian interference in last year’s US election has been thrown into disarray amid continued pressure on the chairman of (...)

 House intelligence committee chairman Devin Nunes: called off a critical hearing scheduled for Tuesday. Photograph: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

The House intelligence committee investigation of the Trump campaign’s alleged links with Moscow looks in danger of unravelling as a result of the une(...)

Flowers and messages are left near the scene of an attack by a man driving a car and weilding a knife left five people dead and dozens injured, in London. REUTERS/Neil Hall

The current bout of global terrorism came to the heart of London today in a fatal attack outside the Palace of Westminster. The symbolism is impossibl(...)

Minister of State for Data Protection Dara Murphy and the Government’s Data Forum announced on Tuesday  a data summit will take place in  Dublin in June.

Internet pioneer Vint Cerf will address an international conference in Dublin in June which aims to explore the expanding role of data in society. M(...)

Whether a meeting in Amsterdam is “safe” or not depends on old-fashioned spying “tradecraft”

At the height of the cold war clandestine meetings between Americans and Russians were often held in Amsterdam, a heaving city famous for its laissez-(...)

US Central Intelligence Agency headquarters in Langley, Virginia: disclosures “equip our adversaries with tools and information to do us harm” said a CIA spokesman. Photograph: Doug Mills/New York Times

The CIA is scrambling to assess and contain the damage from the release by WikiLeaks of thousands of documents that catalogued the agency’s cyberspyin(...)

 A worker at the CIA sweeping the foyer clean at its headquarters in  Langley, Virginia. Photograph: Dennis Brack/EPA

Wikileaks’ publication of what it says are documents detailing the CIA’s cyber-espionage techniques has raised a host of questions about the security (...)

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