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N.J. Mayor, Son Accused of Hacking Political Web Site

May 25, 2012
Felix Roque and his son Joseph each face up to 11 years in prison and up to $750,000 in fines.
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Boston Children's Hospital Acknowledges Security Breach

May 25, 2012
The hospital says 2,159 patients' medical records may have been accessed.
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Road Sign Hacked, Warns of Dalek Invasion

May 25, 2012
The road sign was reprogrammed to state, 'WARNING DALEKS AHEAD.'
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NSA Announces Cyber Security Program for College Students

May 25, 2012
The National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cyber Operations Program is aimed at expanding the number of professionals with cyber security skills.
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United Airlines Suffers Security Breach

May 25, 2012
Tinfoil Security's Ben Sedat was able to view a flight's entire passenger manifest on the airline's Web site.
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FBI Launches Internet Surveillance Center

May 24, 2012
The center is also staffed by agents from the U.S. Marshals Service and the Drug Enforcement Agency.
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Company Fined for Distributing Malicious Android Apps

May 24, 2012
Malicious versions of Angry Birds, Assassins Creed and other popular apps stole thousands of dollars from unsuspecting victims.
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Yahoo! Launches Axis Browser Extension with Major Security Error

May 24, 2012
The source package contains the company's private certificate file used to sign the extension, according to security researcher Nik Cubrilovic.
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Telstra Acknowledges Massive Security Breach

May 24, 2012
As many as 230,000 users' passwords have been reset as a precaution.
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Android Malware Variant Charges for Free Apps

May 24, 2012
A new version of Android.Opfake tricks victims into paying for free Android apps.
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IBM Bans Siri

May 23, 2012
The company has disabled the service, along with others such as Dropbox and iCloud, on its employees' phones.
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Bredolab Botnet Creator Gets 4 Years in Jail

May 23, 2012
Georgy Avenesov allegedly earned about $125,000 a month renting out access to compromised machines.
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Google Issues DNSChanger Malware Infection Warnings

May 23, 2012
Users whose computers or routers are infected will see an alert at the top of their Google search results.
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NC State Researchers Announce Android Malware Genome Project

May 23, 2012
The researchers have already collected more than 1,200 malware samples.
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Bitdefender Launches Clueful Privacy App for Apple's iOS

May 23, 2012
Clueful warns users if other apps on their iPhones are tracking their location, reading their address book, and more.
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Anonymous Hackers Hit U.S. Justice Department

May 22, 2012
The hackers published 1.7 GB of data apparently stolen from a department Web site.
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WHMCS Hacked

May 22, 2012
Thousands of hashed credit card numbers and passwords were stolen.
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Security Researchers Warn of AT&T Network Vulnerability

May 22, 2012
The researchers say the vulnerability could allow attackers to deliver malicious content to smartphone users.
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Iranian Hackers Claim Credit for NASA Attack

May 22, 2012
The group claims to have accessed user information for thousands of NASA researchers.
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