Dozens of Websites Offline in Widespread Internet Outage

Dozens of consumer websites were reported to be offline or slow to load on Thursday afternoon, creating headaches for people trying to access their accounts, but the issues were soon resolved. A number of companies suffered outages, including financial firms like American Express and Chase, retailers like Amazon and Home Depot, and travel companies like …

US Says China Breached Dozens of Pipeline Companies in the Last Decade

The Biden administration released previously classified details on Tuesday about the breadth of state-sponsored cyberattacks on American oil and gas pipelines over the past decade, as part of a warning to pipeline owners to increase the security of their systems to prevent future attacks. From 2011 to 2013, Chinese-backed hackers targeted and in many cases …