Hackers
MetaCert, founded by Paul Walsh, originally began as a way to watch chat rooms for fake Ethereum scams. Walsh, who was an early experimenter in cryptocurrencies, grew frustrated when he saw hackers...
There have been few hacker groups that have been responsible for as many headlines this year...
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Russian cyber security firm Kaspersky Lab is moving key parts of its business out of Moscow in a bid to address the risks arising from its exposure to the Russian intelligence services.
MetaCert, founded by Paul Walsh, originally began as a way to watch chat rooms for fake Ethereum scams. Walsh, who was an early experimenter in cryptocurrencies, grew frustrated when he...
Metacert, founded by Paul Walsh, originally began as a way to watch chat rooms for fake Ethereum scams. Walsh, who was an early experimenter in cryptocurrencies, grew frustrated when he...
The heads of NXP and Ampere say the idea that spying chips could be inserted into servers isn't practical.
target s twitter account was hacked and used for a bitcoin scam
Hackers were able to compromise Target’s Twitter account early this morning for use in...
Organizers of the gigantic cybersecurity conference say they have to push for more diversity.
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French President Emmanuel Macron gave a speech at the Internet Governance Forum at the UNESCO in Paris. While the IGF has been around for a while, it hasn’t been as...
According to F-Secure's honeypot data, Russia, the US, China, the Netherlands and Germany targeted India with 436,090 attacks.
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Libertarian on lockdown? Privacy minded or paranoid? Security is more front of mind today than ever befroe. If it’s not a company...
Hackers siphoned off thousands of Healthcare.gov applications by breaking into the accounts of brokers and agents tasked with helping customers sign up for healthcare...
A Utah man has pleaded guilty to computer hacking charges, after admitting to knocking several gaming services offline five years ago. Austin Thompson, 23, launched several denial-of-service attacks...
An official says China is "well beyond the bounds," according to Reuters.
The US and China will hold a delayed top-level security dialogue on Friday, the latest sign of a thaw in the countries' strained relations.
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Gamers were prevented from playing for hours by attacks that targeted popular titles
An official alleged that China is "well beyond the bounds."
Attention coders, designers and all other builders: the TechCrunch China Hackathon is returning to Shenzhen, the city known as the hardware capital of the...
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cibc among top brands used in phishing attacks security firm
The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is one of the most commonly targeted brands used by...
Hackers impersonating journalists tried to intercept the communications of a prominent Saudi opposition figure in Washington.
The North Korean government is stealing tens of millions of dollars by hacking into banks and forcing ATMs to dispense cash to mules.
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It took about six months for popular consumer drone maker DJI to fix a security vulnerability across its...
A security flaw let attackers peek at the real-time camera on users' drones, researchers said.
north korea linked hackers stole tens of millions from atms across the world
Hackers with links to the North Korean government used sophisticated trojan malware dubbed “Trojan.Fastcash” to steal tens of millions of dollars from ATMs across...
VIDEO This could be a step towards better accessibility features in the future.
Netflix’s internal hackathons have consistently produced fun and often silly hacks, from that “Netflixtendo” hack a few years...
the man behind a spree of gaming network cyberattacks has pleaded guilty
A man who helped orchestrate attacks on several gaming platforms, then abruptly disappeared in 2014, pleaded guilty in a California court yesterday. Utah resident...
From The 3:59 show: US officials warn of foreign adversaries posting disinformation on Election Day.
The foreign ministers of Russia and Spain say they agreed to establish a joint cybersecurity group to keep the malicious spreading of misinformation from damaging relations between their...
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Facebook has pulled the plug on 30 accounts and 85 Instagram accounts that the company says were engaged in “coordinated...
It seems like every other day there's another high-profile hack that puts thousands of users' information into the hands of people who shouldn't have it. To safeguard against these types of attacks,...
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For a small independent games studio in Essex, the attention of hackers around the world could be a far more frightening prospect than Chelmsford-based Semaeopus is finding it.
Overautomating your smart lock might be convenient, but it opens your home up (literally) to one pretty simple hack.
You’re going to hear a lot of noise about voter hacks. Be skeptical.
Facebook has pulled the plug on 30 accounts and 85 Instagram accounts that the company says were engaged in “coordinated...
After Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, more states and counties in the United States are returning to paper ballots from electronic voting machines. While...
Tiffany Olson Kleemann Contributor Tiffany Olson Kleemann is the chief executive officer of Distil Networks. She formerly served in executive roles at Symantec and FireEye and...
Matalan, Pathe UK and Pantheon Books are all targeted to promote an ad using the Tesla boss's name.
real security flaws became a sketchy hacking investigation in georgia
Just a few days before the midterm elections, Georgia’s Republican gubernatorial candidate and secretary of state,...
The latest indication of poor management of Georgia's secretary of state's office, run by Republican gubernatorial candidate Brian Kemp, follows a citizen's tip that the voter registration system used for Tuesday's election may be...
Brian Kemp, who is the state's secretary of state, probes "failed attempt" to hack voter registration system.
VIDEO Congressional members need some tech support. This New York security expert wants to deliver it.
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The 2018 Midterms come with their share of security concerns
private messages from 81 000 hacked facebook accounts were for sale
The contents of hacked private messages from at least 81,000 Facebook accounts were being sold online...
Rogue browser extensions appear to be responsible for Russian hackers obtaining private messages from as many...
Rogue browser extensions appear to be responsible for Russian hackers obtaining private messages from as many...
The perpetrators told the BBC Russian Service they had details from a total of 120 million accounts.
Shape Security, a fraud-fighting cybersecurity company, has closed a $26 million round of Series E funding. This will be the...
It doesn't take a hacker to mess with voting machines. Sometimes the problem comes from within.
The rail firm reset passwords after detecting efforts to break into some accounts earlier this month.
After a hacker found vulnerabilities in the Home Hub's code, Google pointed out that you need to be on the same Wi-Fi network to exploit the code.
Football's world governing body Fifa says information was hacked from its IT systems earlier this year.
Security researchers have discovered four new ways to expose Internet users' browsing histories. These techniques could be used by hackers to learn which websites users have visited as they surf...
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chinese spies hacked aerospace companies for years justice department says
A group of Chinese spies worked for years to hack aerospace companies and steal aircraft technology...
Apple’s newest MacBooks include a new feature that makes it virtually impossible for hackers or spies to eavesdrop on your microphone. Buried...
texas voting machines are switching votes but it s bad design not hacking
When Texas’ early voting process started last week, some people...
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james cameron s avatar sequels have finally moved on from papyrus
There are many things that James Cameron’s Avatar movies have been made fun of for over...
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Secretive, cybersecurity-challenged companies are gatekeepers of US election integrity
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Those who've had payment information stolen will hear from the airline by Friday evening.
Facebook has removed 82 pages, groups and accounts for “coordinated inauthentic behavior” that originated out of Iran. The social networking giant discovered the “inauthentic behavior” late last week, according...
Facebook has removed 82 pages, groups and accounts for “coordinated inauthentic behavior” that originated out of Iran. The social networking giant discovered the “inauthentic behavior” a week ago, according to a...
Details of the attack emerged as BA investigated a 'sophisticated' attack it suffered in September.
Now it's up to the community to decide the fate of the Windows Phone hacking tool. Windows Phone Internals, a tool built to help gain root access on Lumia devices,...
Two hackers who stole millions of users’ data from ride-hailing firm Uber have been indicted on separate hacking charges related to a...
Two hackers who stole millions of users’ data from ride-hailing firm Uber have been indicted on separate hacking charges related to a data breach at online...
British Airways owner IAG has said 185,000 further customers may have had their personal details compromised during a cyber attack.
Details of the attack emerged as BA investigated a 'sophisticated' attack it suffered in September.
As the internet of things takes off, is security being sacrificed in the quest for higher speeds?
The Hong Kong airline said personal details including passport and credit card numbers were accessed.
As the internet of things takes off, is security being sacrificed in the quest for higher speeds?
This comes two weeks after a federal report noted the Department of Defense has glaring cybersecurity problems.
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canadian satellites vulnerable to cyberattack defence note warns
Satellites vital to Canadian military operations are vulnerable to cyberattack or even a direct missile strike — just one example...
One of the largest consumer internet hacks has bred one of the largest class action settlements after Yahoo agreed to pay $50 million to victims...
Cloudflare is reportedly preparing for an initial public offering with a potential valuation of more than $3.5 billion. According to Reuters, the IPO would take place...
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Russia has been blamed for shutting down power grids, hacking into critical systems, and more recently launching a massive misinformation campaign aimed at meddling...
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The entrepreneur says Twitter believed his account had been hacked.
The Israeli cybersecurity venture studio Team8 has raised $85 million in new financing from a clutch of new and returning strategic investors including Walmart,...
twitter s lax account security should give pause to online activists
One reason I write this newsletter about social networks is to cover the new and exotic...
The website of the Saudi government’s upcoming Future Investment Initiative conference was hacked and defaced with images of the murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Several reporters tweeted...
saudi conference site apparently hacked to display image of murdered journalist
The website for the Future Investment Initiative, the annual Saudi investment forum, was shutdown...
watch a tesla model s get stolen with a key fob hack
VIDEO Tesla’s cars may be high-tech, but that doesn’t mean they’re foolproof when it comes to security. This fact is on display in a new...
The Boring Company is almost ready to show off its first tunnel under L.A. designed to be the ultimate hack...
Acquisition would aim to shore up security following the largest hack in the company's history.
An explosive report in The New York Times this weekend sheds new light on the apparent targeting of Twitter accounts by “state-sponsored...
hackers accessed records of 75 000 people in government health insurance system breach
Hackers breached a government healthcare system earlier this week, compromising the personal data for 75,000 individuals, according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid...
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A government system used by insurance agents and brokers to help customers sign up for healthcare plans was breached, allowing hackers to siphon off sensitive and personal data on 75,000...
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