United Arab Emirates

UAE used Israeli spyware 'to target Qatari emir, Saudi prince'

Emails obtained by the New York Times appear to show purchase of software created by Israeli NSO group.

UAE used Israeli spyware 'to target Qatari emir, Saudi prince'

China

Trump accuses China of hacking Clinton's email; Beijing denies it

US president points finger at China for Hillary Clinton hack; Beijing says it's a 'staunch defender' of cybersecurity.

Trump accuses China of hacking Clinton's email; Beijing denies it

Science & Technology

Hackable humans and digital dictators: Q&A with Yuval Noah Harari

New technologies are the biggest challenges facing humanity says the best-selling Sapiens and Homo Deus author.

United Arab Emirates

Exclusive: UAE company 'hacked US-Iranian magnate's email'

Court documents claim RAKIA breached Farhad Azima's laptops and tried to slander his character after deal turned sour.

Exclusive: UAE company 'hacked US-Iranian magnate's email'

Opinion

If we can't trust Kaspersky, should we trust Microsoft?

In the current environment of suspicion, what we need is a global convention on software safety.

Haroon Meer

by Haroon Meer

Haroon Meer

US & Canada

Hackers targeted 21 US states during 2016 election

US government for the first time tells individual states that their systems have been targeted.

Hackers targeted 21 US states during 2016 election

Hacking

US judge sets bail for UK researcher in malware case

Marcus Hutchins is accused of creating malware - unrelated to the ransomware attack he was credited with halting in May.

US judge sets bail for UK researcher in malware case

Cybersecurity

Hacker who helped end global cyberattack arrested in US

British researcher arrested for allegedly creating and distributing malware designed to collect bank-account passwords.

Hacker who helped end global cyberattack arrested in US

Business & Economy

Why latest cyberattack is worse than previous ones

Malicious software paralyses thousands of business around the world and shut downs government agencies.

Science & Technology

Your questions about Petya ransomware attack answered

Cyber-security expert tells Al Jazeera the latest attack appears to be more serious than a similar incident in May.

Petya ransomware attack: Five questions answered

Reporter's Notebook

7 things learned from James Comey testimony

Former FBI director reveals new information during Senate intelligence committee testimony over firing by Trump.

Middle East

Al Jazeera media platforms experience cyberattack

Website and digital platforms of entire Doha-based network undergoing 'systematic and continual hacking attempts'.

Al Jazeera media platforms under cyberattack

Middle East

Qatar reveals preliminary results of QNA hacking probe

Investigation team identified sources through which the cyber-attack was carried out, interior ministry says.

Qatar reveals preliminary results of QNA hacking probe

US & Canada

NSA leak: Russian hackers attacked US voting system

Report leaked on same day officials announced charges against US contractor for sharing classified information.

NSA leak: Russian hackers attacked US voting system

Middle East

UAE emails: 'On what planet can Trump be president?'

New round of leaked emails show repeated criticism of then presidential candidate Trump by UAE ambassador to the US.

UAE email leak: Yousef al-Otaiba criticises Trump