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Denial of service attacks, Oct. 21, 2016

US Homeland Security investigating denial-of-service attacks impacting several major websites - NBC News

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Denial of service attacks, Oct. 21, 2016

Update: Dyn DNS Company says 'services have been restored to normal' as of 9:20 am ET following DDoS attack

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WikiLeaks Democratic Party email leaks

Wikileaks releases 12th installment of emails it says are from archive of Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta

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US 'Stuxnet' cyberattack program leaked

Retired US Marine General Cartwright pleads guilty to lying to FBI during probe of 'Stuxnet' leak - Reuters

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WikiLeaks Democratic Party email leaks

3 full transcripts from Hillary Clinton's discussions with top Goldman Sachs executives contained in latest Wikileaks release - @Tom_Winter

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2016 US elections

WikiLeaks releases new batch of more than 800 emails it says are from Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta - The Hill

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2016 US elections

Sources: US weighs cyber covert action against Russia in retaliation for alleged interference in the American presidential election - NBC News

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WikiLeaks Democratic Party email leaks

US officials 'confident' Russian government directed recent hacking incidents against political parties, other institutions, statement says

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NSA surveillance programs leaked

US Justice Department ordered Yahoo to search incoming emails for digital 'signature' of terrorist organization, government official confirms to New York Times; Yahoo was forbidden from disclosing order

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United Kingdom

UK telecom TalkTalk given record £400,000 ($448,144) fine for failings over a cyber attack which allowed customers' data to be accessed 'with ease' - Sky News

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Yahoo

Report: Yahoo secretly built software program to search customer's incoming emails for US intelligence officials, sources tell Reuters; unclear if Yahoo handed over any data

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Yahoo hack 2016

More: US senators ask Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer for more information on hack of 500 million user accounts - Reuters

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Yahoo hack 2016

US senators: 'Unacceptable' Yahoo user data was compromised for 2 years and only disclosed last week - Reuters

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Pippa Middleton

Arrest made in connection to Pippa Middleton iCloud hack claim - Sky News

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Yahoo hack 2016

Yahoo hacking affected 8 million Yahoo accounts in UK, says national data regulator - BBC News

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Yahoo hack 2016

Yahoo confirms information associated with 500 million users accounts was stolen in 2014 by suspected 'state-sponsored actors'

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World Anti-Doping Agency hacked

Hacking group 'Fancy Bears' release 4th batch of documents allegedly stolen from WADA database; athletes from Canada, US, Spain and UK targeted

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2016 Olympics

Russian hackers release 3rd batch of documents allegedly stolen from sports doping agency database; athletes from UK, Denmark, Australia, Spain, Germany targeted

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World Anti-Doping Agency hacked

More: WADA says hackers released data of 25 athletes from US, Germany, UK, Czech Republic, Denmark, Poland, Romania, and Russia - AP

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World Anti-Doping Agency hacked

Hackers have leaked another batch of athlete data, World Anti-Doping Agency says - Reuters

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