Slashdot Items Tagged "middleeast"

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Monday July 31, 2017 @04:26PM Iranians Use 'Cute Photographer' Profile To Hack Targets In Middle East
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:10AM Leaked Islamic State Documents Identify Thousands of Jihadis
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @12:05PM ISIS Supporters Abandon U.S. Encryption Tools As Apple-FBI Fight Rages
Monday February 22, 2016 @12:35PM Israel Thwarts Attempt To Smuggle Commercial Drones Into Gaza
Thursday February 18, 2016 @01:17AM Radioactive Material Stolen In Iraq Raises Security Fears
Monday February 15, 2016 @07:53PM Iranian App Helps Users Avoid Morality Police
Thursday February 11, 2016 @01:16PM As Elections Approach, Iran Uses "Far More Advanced" Internet Censorship
Sunday January 31, 2016 @01:25AM U.S. Forces Viewed Encrypted Israeli Drone Feeds
Thursday January 28, 2016 @07:09PM The Widely Reported ISIS Encrypted Messaging App Is Not Real
Thursday December 03, 2015 @11:39AM After Demanding $3 Million Ransom, Hacker Dumps Massive Customer Financial Data
Sunday November 29, 2015 @09:37PM Israel Meets With Google and YouTube To Discuss Censoring Videos
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @01:42PM Turkey Downs Allegedly Intruding Russian Fighter Near Syria Border
Thursday November 05, 2015 @09:46AM UK and US Suspect That ISIS Bomb Took Down Flight 9268
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @11:49AM Arab Mars Probe Planned For 2020
Monday March 30, 2015 @05:10PM Ikea Refugee Shelter Entering Production
Thursday March 05, 2015 @10:34AM Facebook Rant Lands US Man In UAE Jail
Sunday February 22, 2015 @12:33PM Iran Allows VPNs To Make Millions In Profit
Sunday February 08, 2015 @08:17PM An Argument For Not Taking Down Horrific Videos
Saturday January 31, 2015 @07:29PM Engineers Develop 'Ultrarope' For World's Highest Elevator
Saturday December 27, 2014 @01:34AM First Airbus A350 XWB Delivered, Will Start Service in January
Thursday December 11, 2014 @10:04AM US Navy Authorizes Use of Laser In Combat
Thursday November 27, 2014 @03:16PM Syrian Electronic Army Takes Credit For News Site Hacking
Tuesday September 23, 2014 @08:40AM US Strikes ISIL Targets In Syria
Wednesday September 17, 2014 @12:03PM ISIS Bans Math and Social Studies For Children
Sunday September 07, 2014 @04:31AM New US Airstrikes In Iraq Intended to Protect Important Dam
Sunday August 31, 2014 @06:16PM Grand Ayatollah Says High Speed Internet Is "Against Moral Standards"
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @08:47AM MIT's Ted Postol Presents More Evidence On Iron Dome Failures
Saturday July 12, 2014 @11:17PM Dubai's Climate-Controlled "Dome City": Members Only?
Thursday June 12, 2014 @11:19AM Egyptian Blogger Sentenced to 15 Years For Organizing Protest
Monday June 09, 2014 @05:33PM DNA Study: First Farmers Were Also Sailors
Thursday May 29, 2014 @12:55PM Iranian Hacker Group Created Fake News Organization For Social Engineering
Wednesday January 29, 2014 @09:54PM US Forces Coursera To Ban Students From Cuba, Iran, Sudan, and Syria
Sunday January 26, 2014 @07:29PM Is the West Building Its Own Iron Curtain?
Tuesday December 24, 2013 @12:56PM Upload a Spoof Video, Go To Jail (In Dubai)
Tuesday December 10, 2013 @09:19AM Scientists Uncover 3,700-Year-Old Wine Cellar
Thursday November 21, 2013 @11:41AM Researcher Offers New Perspective On Stuxnet-Wielding Sabotage Program
Thursday November 21, 2013 @09:49AM Cyprus University Accepts Bitcoin For Tuition Fee Payments
Thursday November 14, 2013 @11:03AM We're Safe From the Latest SARS-Like Disease...For the Moment
Tuesday November 12, 2013 @10:01AM First Arab Supercar Costs $3.4 Million, Has Diamond-Encrusted Headlights
Friday October 11, 2013 @06:20PM Nobel Winners Illustrate Israel's "Brain Drain"
Thursday October 10, 2013 @09:52AM Saudi Justice: 10 Years and 2,000 Lashes For Internet Video of Naked Dancing
Monday October 07, 2013 @06:46AM Chemical Experts Begin Destroying Syria's Chemical Arsenal
Tuesday October 01, 2013 @08:20AM Saudi Cleric Pummeled On Twitter For Claiming Driving Damages Women's Ovaries
Thursday September 05, 2013 @06:04PM Making a Case For Cyberwar Against Syria
Tuesday August 27, 2013 @09:03AM US Forces Ready To Strike Syria If Ordered
Thursday August 08, 2013 @06:03PM Soldiers Looking For Hookups On Craigslist Are Being Warned of a Military Sting
Tuesday July 30, 2013 @11:49AM Bahrain Activists Battered By IP Tracking Attacks
Thursday July 25, 2013 @08:25AM VOIP Provider Viber Attacked By Syrian Electronic Army
Sunday July 14, 2013 @06:19PM The Middle East Beats the West In Female Tech Founders
Wednesday July 03, 2013 @07:33PM In a Security Test, 3-D Printed Gun Smuggled Into Israeli Parliament
Wednesday June 05, 2013 @06:10PM Israeli Army Retweeting 1967 War As It Happened
Sunday June 02, 2013 @04:16PM Turkish PM: "To Me, Social Media Is the Worst Menace To Society."
Friday May 31, 2013 @06:42PM U.S. Authorizes Sales of American Communication Tech To Iran
Tuesday May 28, 2013 @12:30PM Iranian Hackers Probe US Infrastructure Targets
Saturday May 18, 2013 @04:37PM Syrian Electronic Army Hits Financial Times Sites, Feeds
Tuesday May 14, 2013 @12:24PM World Press Photo Winner Accused of Photoshopping
Tuesday May 14, 2013 @09:37AM Saudi Arabian Telecom Pitches to Moxie Marlinspike
Monday May 13, 2013 @10:34AM No New S-300 Air-Defense System To Syria Says Russia — But Maybe Old Ones
Thursday May 09, 2013 @04:51PM How the Syrian Electronic Army Hacked The Onion
Monday May 06, 2013 @08:14AM Syria Buys Dell PCs Despite Sanctions
Friday May 03, 2013 @06:51PM Google Formally Puts Palestine On Virtual Map
Tuesday April 30, 2013 @08:59AM Syrian Electronic Army Hijacks Guardian Twitter Feeds
Tuesday April 23, 2013 @08:57AM Harvard/MIT Student Creates GPU Database, Hacker-Style
Saturday April 20, 2013 @03:37PM British Woman's Twitter Comments Spark Expensive Libel Claims
Thursday April 11, 2013 @08:26AM Iran Plans To Launch an 'Islamic Google Earth'
Tuesday April 09, 2013 @11:15AM "The Kissinger Cables": WikiLeaks Releases 1.7M Historical Records
Monday April 08, 2013 @04:28PM Navy To Deploy Lasers On Ship In 2014
Sunday April 07, 2013 @09:27AM Anonymous' "OpIsrael" Has Little Impact
Thursday April 04, 2013 @09:22AM Israeli Firm Makes Kilomile Claims For Electric Car Battery Tech
Thursday March 21, 2013 @11:28AM Possible Chemical Weapons Use In Syria
Monday March 18, 2013 @01:22PM The Largely Unknown Success Story of Afghanistan's Television Network
Sunday March 10, 2013 @07:38PM Iran Blocks 'Illegal' VPNs, Google, and Yahoo
Thursday February 14, 2013 @09:25AM NASA: Huge Freshwater Loss In the Middle East
Saturday February 09, 2013 @07:54PM Egyptian Court Wants To Block YouTube For a Month
Tuesday February 05, 2013 @11:39AM Leaked: Obama's Rules For Assassinating American Citizens
Monday February 04, 2013 @09:47AM Iran Unveils Its Own Stealth Fighter Jet, the Qaher F-313
Tuesday January 29, 2013 @12:47AM Julian Assange Pans WikiLeaks Movie
Tuesday January 22, 2013 @10:20AM Islamist Hackers Shut Down Egyptology Research Journal
Friday January 18, 2013 @07:13PM Turkey's Science Research Council Stops Publication of Evolution Books
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @01:39PM Rejection of Reality: Apple Denies Endgame:Syria
Sunday December 30, 2012 @05:55PM Pakistan Lifts YouTube Ban For 3 Minutes, Finds More Blasphemy
Sunday December 23, 2012 @02:26AM Game On War In Syria Explores Ongoing Conflict
Saturday December 22, 2012 @12:42PM Israeli Bill Would Allow Secret Blacklists For Websites
Thursday December 13, 2012 @09:05AM Atheist Blogger Sentenced To 3 Years in Prison For Insulting Islam
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @02:49PM Iran Claims To Have Downed Another US Drone
Saturday December 01, 2012 @10:27AM How Syria's Rebels Communicate In the Face of Internet Shutdown
Friday November 30, 2012 @08:14PM Syrian Malware Servers Survive, Then Die
Thursday November 29, 2012 @01:53PM Syria Drops Off the Internet Grid
Saturday November 17, 2012 @11:39AM Anonymous Attacks Israeli Websites In Response To IDF Operation In Gaza
Tuesday November 13, 2012 @08:59AM The Cyber Threat To the Global Oil Supply
Sunday October 28, 2012 @05:06PM Pakastani Politician Detained By US Customs Over Opposition To Drone Strikes
Saturday October 20, 2012 @09:34AM Trade Show Video Features Iranian Tech, Talk of Stuxnet Retaliation
Tuesday October 02, 2012 @08:46AM The Most Important Meeting You've Never Heard of
Saturday September 29, 2012 @02:33AM Iran's News Agency Picks Up Onion Story
Tuesday September 25, 2012 @12:49PM Man Arrested In Greece For "Blasphemous" Facebook Page
Sunday September 23, 2012 @07:57PM Iran Set To Block Access To Google
Friday September 14, 2012 @06:26PM YouTube Refuses To Remove Anti-Islamic Film Clip
Sunday September 09, 2012 @10:45PM How Spyware Reaches Oppressive Governments
Wednesday September 05, 2012 @06:18PM Why Apple Should Stop Censoring Apps
Friday August 31, 2012 @08:18PM Ask Slashdot: Keeping Personal Tech Cool In Extreme Heat?
Thursday August 30, 2012 @04:12PM Apple Rejects Drone Strike App
Monday August 27, 2012 @02:03AM Saudi Aramco Reveals Cyber Attack Hit 30,000 Workstations
Saturday August 25, 2012 @01:35AM Shamoon Malware Linked To Saudi Aramco Attack
Friday August 24, 2012 @06:13PM Iran Universities To Ban Women From 77 Fields of Study
Tuesday July 24, 2012 @01:16PM F-Secure Report: Another SCADA Attack in Iran — This Time With AC/DC
Tuesday July 17, 2012 @01:22PM 'Madi' Cyber Espionage Malware Hits Middle East Targets
Tuesday July 10, 2012 @08:09AM The 300 km/h Superbus
Saturday July 07, 2012 @09:34AM Anonymous Lists Sites. and VoIP Services, Blocked In the UAE
Friday July 06, 2012 @08:41PM WHO Says Afghan School "Poison Attacks" Probably Mass Hysteria
Thursday July 05, 2012 @08:29AM WikiLeaks Begins Release of 2.5m Syrian Emails
Friday June 22, 2012 @09:20AM Iran Claims New Cyber Attack On Its Nuclear Plants, Blames US and Allies
Tuesday June 19, 2012 @09:20AM Schneier Calls US Stuxnet Cyberattack a 'Destabilizing and Dangerous' Action
Sunday June 03, 2012 @06:57PM The Nice Guy At the World's Largest Weapons Expo
Friday June 01, 2012 @10:44AM Obama Order Sped Up Wave of Cyberattacks Against Iran
Thursday May 31, 2012 @12:52PM Backdoor Found In Hacked Version of Anti-Censorship Tool Simurgh
Thursday May 31, 2012 @10:10AM Another Afghan School Poisoned — 160 Girls Hospitalized
Tuesday May 29, 2012 @05:11AM Flame: The Massive Stuxnet-Level Malware Sweeping the Middle East
Sunday May 20, 2012 @11:12AM Pakistan Blocks Twitter Over 'Blasphemous' Images
Friday May 18, 2012 @02:49AM Iran Threatens Legal Action Against Google For Not Labeling Gulf 'Persian'
Thursday May 10, 2012 @09:28AM Iran's Web Censorship Filters Supreme Leader's Own Statement
Friday May 04, 2012 @06:48PM Syrian Government Uses Skype To Push Malware To Activists
Sunday April 22, 2012 @12:28PM Iranian Military Says It's Copying US Drone
Thursday April 19, 2012 @07:41AM Iraq Emerges From Isolation As Telecommunications Hub
Sunday April 08, 2012 @09:53AM Egypt Banned Porn, But How Much of the Internet Is That?
Thursday March 22, 2012 @08:19AM University Makes 80,000 Einstein Documents Publicly Available
Tuesday March 20, 2012 @12:03PM Satellites Expose 8,000 Years of Civilization
Thursday March 01, 2012 @11:34AM The Specter of Gasoline At $5 a Gallon
Tuesday February 28, 2012 @09:35AM Ship Anchor Damages African Undersea Cables
Friday February 24, 2012 @06:43PM Pakistan Looking For Homegrown URL Blocking System
Sunday February 12, 2012 @02:16PM Journalist Arrested For Tweet Deported to Saudi Arabia
Saturday February 11, 2012 @03:32PM Journalist Arrested By Interpol For Tweet
Friday February 10, 2012 @02:38PM Tor Tests Undetectably Encrypted Connections In Iran
Friday February 10, 2012 @02:29PM Hacked Syrian Officials Used '12345' As Email Password
Tuesday February 07, 2012 @11:00AM Sanctions Or Not, Iranian Competition Yields Successful UAVs
Saturday January 28, 2012 @04:33PM Aging U-2 Will Fight On Into the Next Decade
Thursday January 26, 2012 @09:16AM Revolutionary Wants Technology To Transform Libya
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @11:10AM Web Developer Sentenced To Death In Iran
Tuesday January 24, 2012 @09:54AM Air Force Says Iran Didn't Down Drone
Friday January 20, 2012 @09:47PM Israel Faces Escalating Cyberwar
Monday January 09, 2012 @12:33PM Israel Says It Will Treat Online Credit Card Theft As It Would Terrorism
Saturday January 07, 2012 @10:58PM China To Begin Submitting Air Pollution Reports
Friday January 06, 2012 @04:24PM Iran Developing 'Halal' Domestic Intranet
Thursday January 05, 2012 @05:51PM Australian Deported From Bahrain Over Facebook Posts
Thursday January 05, 2012 @09:46AM EU Moves To Ban Iran Crude Oil
Saturday December 31, 2011 @08:03PM How the Year Looked On Slashdot
Friday December 30, 2011 @10:55PM Is Twitter Aiding and Abetting Terrorism?
Friday December 30, 2011 @10:41PM Tensions Over Hormuz Raise Ugly Possibilities For War
Tuesday December 27, 2011 @09:00AM Israeli Spyware Sold To Iran
Friday December 23, 2011 @08:13PM Taliban Seizes and Burns PCs, Cell Phones To Stop Obscenity
Thursday December 15, 2011 @09:16AM Iran Wants To Clone Downed US Drone
Sunday December 04, 2011 @12:12PM Iran's Military Claims To Have Downed US Surveillance Drone
Saturday December 03, 2011 @08:25PM Syria Bans iPhone, Protest App
Friday November 04, 2011 @05:25PM Iranian Police Tracking Dissidents Using Tech From Western Companies
Friday October 28, 2011 @07:30PM Blue Coat Concedes Its Devices Operating in Syria
Thursday October 20, 2011 @10:03AM Reuters Reports Death of Gaddafi In Libyan City of Sirte
Tuesday October 18, 2011 @07:46AM UAE Police Claim BlackBerry Outage Made Roads Safer
Tuesday October 11, 2011 @12:29PM Blue Coat Denies Its Devices Helping Syrian Gov't
Tuesday October 11, 2011 @11:58AM Behind the Scenes: How Conflict Photographs Come To Be
Tuesday October 11, 2011 @08:23AM RIM Server Crash Leaves Millions Without BBM
Thursday October 06, 2011 @09:28AM Iran Blocks VPN Ports
Monday August 08, 2011 @06:05PM Syrian Hackers Deface Anonymous' Social Network
Monday July 11, 2011 @12:43AM Ask Slashdot: Large-Scale DIY Outdoor Cooling of Cairo's Tahrir Square?
Saturday June 11, 2011 @02:34PM Anonymous Takes Down Turkish Government Site
Sunday June 05, 2011 @07:05PM Syria Reportedly Back On the Internet
Wednesday May 25, 2011 @12:43AM Can Egypt's Telecom Giants Be Sued In the US?
Friday May 13, 2011 @09:16PM Porn Reportedly Found At Bin Laden Compound
Tuesday March 29, 2011 @01:04PM Censorware Vendors Can Stop Mid-East Dealings
Tuesday March 22, 2011 @11:34AM Iran Unveils Flying Saucer Using Old B-Movie Stock Photo
Tuesday March 22, 2011 @10:51AM Dutch Radio Geek Tracking Libyan Airstrikes
Saturday March 19, 2011 @05:32PM UN Intervention Begins In Libya
Saturday March 19, 2011 @09:29AM Getting Past Censorship With Unorthodox Links To the Internet
Sunday March 06, 2011 @02:09PM Politics: Libyan Rebels Announce Creation of a Republic
Saturday March 05, 2011 @11:05AM Libyan Internet Flatlined
Saturday February 26, 2011 @09:39PM Iran To 'Remove Fuel' From Bushehr Nuclear Plant
Thursday February 24, 2011 @08:21PM Libya SIGINT Jamming Satellites, Towers
Tuesday February 22, 2011 @12:45PM Egyptian Father Names His Daughter "Facebook"
Friday February 18, 2011 @07:44PM Libya Blocks Internet Access As Citizens Protest
Thursday February 17, 2011 @07:54PM Bandwidth Being Throttled In Bahrain?
Wednesday February 16, 2011 @12:01PM On Retirement, Israeli General Takes Credit for Stuxnet Attacks
Tuesday January 25, 2011 @07:21PM Tens of Thousands Protest In Cairo, Twitter Blocked
Friday December 10, 2010 @06:45PM A Lost Civilization Beneath the Persian Gulf?
Saturday November 27, 2010 @11:46PM Kuwait Not Banning DSLR Cameras After All
Tuesday November 23, 2010 @08:15PM Kuwait Bans DSLR Cameras Use For Non-Journalists
Saturday November 13, 2010 @01:08AM Facebook Postings Lead To Arrest for Heresy In the West Bank
Monday June 14, 2010 @02:52AM $1 Trillion In Minerals Found In Afghanistan
Saturday April 24, 2010 @07:39AM Aral Sea May Recover; Dead Sea Needs a Lifeline