The Iran Cyber Warfare Threat: Everything You Need To Know

The Iran Cyber Warfare Threat: Everything You Need To Know

Posted January 6, 2020
The Iran Cyber Warfare Threat: Everything You Need To Know

  • When news emerged that Iranian general Qassem Soleimani had been killed in a U.S. airstrike on January 3, speculation about an imminent cyberattack was rife.
  • And for a short moment in the early hours of Sunday, it seemed like the first Iranian-led cyberattack might have arrived.
  • The Federal Depository Library Program website had been defaced by hackers claiming to be working for the Iranian government.
  • But there was no proof to link the hackers to Iran.

    Forbes – Kate O’Flaherty | January 6, 2020