Tag Archives: Cyber Attacks

New Web Site and Updated Page for the 2015 Master Index

I just completed the migration of my blog to a new platform, and took this opportunity to update the 2015 Cyber Attack Master Index with the 2015 Cyber Attacks Master Index.... Read More

1-15 May 2015 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It’s time for the first timeline of May, reporting the main cyber attacks occurred between 1 and 15 May 2015.

The Summer is at the gates, but apparently the nice weather is not stopping the attackers from their intentions: I have recorded 52 attacks, a dramatic turnaround in comparison with April, and a strong indication that the slowing trend of the past couple of months has suffered a sudden stop.

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April 2015 Cyber Attacks Statistics

Country DistributionEven if I am little late, I can finally publish the statistics derived from cyber attacks timelines of April (Part I and Part II).... Read More

March 2015 Cyber Attacks Statistics

Country DistributionIt’s time to aggregate the two Cyber Attack Timelines for March 2015 (Part I and Part II) into statistics.... Read More

February 2015 Cyber Attacks Statistics

Country Feb 2015Here we go with the aggregated statistics extracted from the Cyber Attacks Timelines of February 2015 (Part I and Part II).... Read More

January 2015 Cyber Attacks Statistics

country-distributionIt is time to summarize the data collected into the January 2015 Cyber Attacks timelines (Part I and Part II) into valuable statistics.... Read More

1-15 January 2015 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It’s now time for the first chart of this 2015, a year that has begun in the worst way even from an Information Security perspective, given the high number of attacks recorded in the first half of January.

Unfortunately the sad events happened in Paris have inevitably conditioned this period: France has been the target of an unprecedented number of cyber attacks (approximately 19,000) allegedly carried on by Islamist hackers and strictly related with the events of the Charlie Hebdo. Nearly in contemporary, the Anonymous have declared war against the IS-IS and have taken down several Jiahdist sites. In the meantime the pro IS-IS hackers of the Cyber Caliphate have found the time to hijack the Twitter account of the CENTCOM: the US military command that oversees operations in the Middle East.

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December 2014 Cyber Attacks Statistics

CountryThe new year has just begun, and here we are with the last blog post for the 2014 just gone related to the Cyber Attacks statistics derived from the timelines of December (Part I and Part II).... Read More

1-15 December 2014 Cyber Attacks Timeline

It’s time for the first Cyber Attacks Timeline of December (and the last for 2014).

Of course the attention of the infosec professionals is still concentrated on the devastating cyber attack against Sony happened in November (and the world as we know it, won’t be the same again), nonetheless this first 15 days have shown some remarkable events, not least the news of a breach happened earlier this year to Sony (once again), which went unreported.

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November 2014 Cyber Attacks Statistics

CountryIt’s time for the statistics derived from the Cyber Attacks Timelines of November (Part I and Part II).... Read More