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Attacks on infrastructure are becoming the new frontline of cyber threats.

Cyberattacks are the newest frontier of war and can strike harder than a natural disaster. Here’s why the US could struggle to cope if it got hi...

Month by month, we see glimpses of the power cyberwar could have. Experts from industry and government told Business Insider how the US was at risk.

Concerns about cyber attacks, job insecurity eroded trust in Government and NGOs: Report

There was modest increase in trust among people in Singapore in the four institutions of businesses, NGOs, government and the media.
U.S. Soldiers with 4th Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment (2CR) prepare to conduct a live fire exercise using the 30mm Stryker Infantry Carrier Vehicle-Dragoon at the 7th Army Training Command's Grafenwoehr Training Area, Germany, Feb. 20, 2018.

The US Army built upgunned Strykers to take on Russia, but these hard-hitting armored vehicles may have a fatal flaw

A recent Pentagon report revealed that the Army's new Strykers are vulnerable to cyberattacks, a serious weakness when facing threats from Russia.
A view of St Basil's Cathedral in Moscow's Red Square during a snowfall in January 2019. Russia plans to briefly switch off its internet to simulate an all-out cyberwar some time in the next few weeks.

Russia plans to disconnect the entire country from the internet to simulate an all-out cyberwar

It's part of the Kremlin's plan to make the country's internet independent so it would survive even if the rest of the world cut it off.

The record-breaking government shutdown is putting the US at risk of a major cyberattack

The government shutdown has left workers furloughed from the US's cybersecurity agencies. Experts are worried about the country's defenses.

Hackers gained access to a Singapore finance company and almost made bank transactions after a senior manager opened a phishing email

Hackers sent a senior manager a targeted email, containing his recent travel plans and meetings.

The hacker who targeted Xbox Live and PlayStation Network is facing 10 years in jail for knocking the gaming networks offline

An FBI investigation into a series of denial-of-service (DoS) attacks targeting online video game services in 2013 led to a guilty plea.
Dr Victor Madeira, a Senior Fellow at The Institute for Statecraft

A war in cyberspace is already raging and could lead to ‘armageddon’ if banks get hit

A war is being fought in cyberspace with “ones and zeros” instead of bullets and too-big-to-fail banks are major targets, experts with cyber security and intelligence backgrounds have told Business Insider.
Alistair Darling.

The man who guided Britain through the 2008 financial crisis worries cyber attacks could trigger the next crash

Former British Chancellor Alistair Darling said it would be a "profound mistake" for governments and institutions to ignore the possibility that another crisis could be just around the corner.