Latest in Tag: Lebanon Highlight

Latest in Tag: Lebanon

Computer virus infects Lebanon

A computer virus in Lebanon is threatening to destroy the country’s banking system, the Lebanese Daily Star reported. The virus, called Gauss, is rare in size and focus. The size of the attack is so large that experts say only a nation-state has the means to create an attack of this sophistication.  The attack was …

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Hackers take down 15 Lebanese government websites

By Oliver Holmes / Reuters BEIRUT: A group calling itself “Raise Your Voice” hacked into 15 Lebanese government websites on Tuesday, demanding an improvement in living standards and an end to widespread electricity and water shortages. Lebanon’s economy has grown strongly in recent years but that growth has failed to translate into improvements in basic …