cyber-attacks

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  • Takht-Ravanchi 2021-06-30 20:30

    Tehran says ready to aid UN to confront cyberattacks

    TEHRAN — Iran’s ambassador to the UN on Tuesday warned against an alarming trend of systematic accusations by certain states against others by launching cyberattacks, calling for action to restrain states from resorting to threat or use of force within or through the cyberspace environment.

  • Aamna Rafiq 2021-05-29 15:40

    By Mohammad Mazhari

    World heading towards hybrid warfare: Pakistani expert

    TEHRAN – A Pakistani researcher in Arms Control & Disarmament Centre (ACDC) believes that the world is heading towards hybrid warfare, which will push West Asian countries to design their cybersecurity policies.

  • حبیب‌الله سیاری 2021-05-18 23:09

    Iranian Army holds cyber defense drill

    TEHRAN — The Iranian Army staged a digital defense exercise on Tuesday to prepare for potential cyberattacks.

  • head of the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the parliament 2021-04-12 21:42

    More advanced centrifuges to be installed at Natanz: senior MP

    TEHRAN-- The head of the National Security and Foreign Policy Committee of the parliament spoke about Sunday’s sabotage act in Natanz, saying Iran will install more advanced centrifuges at the nuclear facility.

  • حمله سایبری 2020-12-08 11:24

    Security vulnerability deep inside Israeli infrastructure 

    Major spike in cyber attacks on Israeli companies

    In recent days Israel has suffered information failures in different areas.  

  • CIA 2020-07-17 19:20

    Secret Trump order gave CIA more powers to target Iran: report

    TEHRAN — The CIA has conducted a series of covert cyberattacks against Iran and other targets since 2018 when U.S. President Trump gave sweeping authorization for such activities, former U.S. officials with direct knowledge of the matter revealed.

  • Jalali 2020-01-21 15:57

    Iran thwarting threats by staging over 130 cyber drills: civil defense chief 

    TEHRAN- Chief of Iran’s Civil Defense Organization announced on Monday that his department has staged over 130 professional cyber drills to protect the country’s infrastructure against possible threats. 

  • Zonnour 2020-01-20 13:22

    Top MP rejects cyber-attack as reason behind plane crash

    TEHRAN — Chairman of the Majlis National Security and Foreign Policy Committee has rejected speculation that the shooting down of a Ukrainian plane was due to a cyber-attack.

  • Azari Jahromi 2019-12-11 18:49

    Iran foils major foreign cyberattack: minister

    TEHRAN – Communication and Information Technology Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi announced on Wednesday that Iran has foiled a very big organized cyberattack on its electronic infrastructure.

  • Jahromi 2019-10-30 02:14

    Iran foils 33 million cyber attacks in one year: minister

    Iranian Minister of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi has warned of a rise in cyber threats in the world, saying Tehran has foiled some 33 million cyber attacks over the past year alone.

  • Jalali 2019-10-21 17:58

    Jalali rejects U.S. claims of cyber-attacks on Iran 

    TEHRAN – Gholamreza Jalali, chief of Iran’s Civil Defense Organization, announced on Monday that claims by Washington that the United States has launched cyber-attacks against Iran are nothing but lies. 

  • Gholam Reza Jalali 2019-10-06 21:59

    Iran taking legal action on U.S. cyber-attacks: general

    TEHRAN – The Foreign Ministry has been taking legal actions against the United States over its cyber-attacks against Iran, says Head of the Civil Defense Organization Gholam Reza Jalali.

  • salami 2019-07-07 18:55

    Iran unveils new home-made tactical communication system

    TEHRAN - The Islamic Revolution Guards Corps unveiled on Sunday a new tactical communication system named Sepehr 110 in a ceremony at the presence of IRGC chief Major General Hossein Salami.

  • George W. Bush, Barak Obama, Donald Trump 2019-06-25 14:22

    By Hamid Bayati

    Cyber-attack against Iran: a failed strategy of U.S. presidents from Bush to Trump

    TEHRAN - It was first in July 2010 when the United States launched a serious cyber-attack against Iran. At the time, it was said that a virus named Stuxnet was used for damaging the computer systems that controlled Iranian nuclear industry. 

  • Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi 2019-06-24 21:37

    Jahromi says Iran neutralized 33 million cyberattacks from March 2018 to March 2019 

    Iranian minister: U.S. cyberattacks on missile systems failed

    Tehran says that recent U.S. cyber-attacks against Iranian missile control systems have failed to cause any disruptions.

  • Night lights reflected in water. Lake Chitgar, western Tehran. File photo. 2019-03-15 20:10

    By Mehdi Sepahvand

    U.S. tried to disrupt Tehran’s power grid: report

    An Iranian-American engineer was offered money by U.S. officials to conduct a sabotage mission targeting the power grid of Tehran, Iran’s capital city, a former senior associate at Oxford University and Middle East commentator and analyst has claimed.

  • Power supply resumes in Venezuela post cyber attack 2019-03-12 10:43

    Power supply resumes in Venezuela post cyber attack

    CARACAS - Electricity supply is being rapid restored in Venezuela after three days of power failure in 70% of the country as a result of the sabotage of a vital hydro-electric facility. Massive power outages began on March 7 following a cyber-attack on the Simon Bolivar Hydroelectric Plant or the El Guri plant in Bolivar State. Telesur reported that as of 6 am local time, 40% of supply to Caracas was restored, with more and more suburbs regaining power in the following hours. The provinces of Aragua, Carabobo and Yaracuy to the north were still awaiting resumption of supply as of morning.

  • The five 2019 U.S. threats in NIS report 2019-02-17 12:19

    By Heshmatollah Rahnama  

    The five 2019 U.S. threats in NIS report

    TEHRAN - A major U.S. intelligence report released in Washington on January 22 released the threats the U.S. faces in 2019. The document claims the threats come from three countries Russia, China, and Iran as the U.S. intelligent agencies have to keep a close eye on immigrants and cyberattack.

  • Israeli firm launches cyberattacks on Iran: ITC minister 2018-11-06 07:28

    Israeli firm launches cyberattacks on Iran: ITC minister

    TEHRAN – Telecommunications Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi announced on Monday that Internet Gold Golden Lines, an Israeli-based company, was involved in a wave of cyberattacks earlier in the day against Iran’s network infrastructure, IRNA reported.

  • ‘25m cyberattacks made against Iran in past six months’ 2018-08-08 10:14

    ‘25 million cyberattacks against Iran in six months’

    TEHRAN – Since six months ago some 25 million cyberattacks have been made against Iran by more than 900,000 attackers, an MP said on Tuesday, quoting Telecommunications Minister Mohammad Javad Azari Jahromi.