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Millions Infected by Malware in Apple App Store

September 22, 2015 |

The malware is capable of launching phishing attacks and stealing data from the user's clipboard.

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Kremlin Hit by Cyber Attacks

September 18, 2015 |

'The defense system worked, even though it was not easy,' Vladimir Putin's press secretary said.

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Russian Hacker Pleads Guilty to Theft of 160 Million Credit Card Numbers

September 16, 2015 |

The scheme, which caused more than $300 million in losses, is the largest ever prosecuted in the United States.

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U.S. Department of Energy Hacked 159 Times

September 11, 2015 |

The DOE reported 1,131 cyber attacks between 2010 and 2014, 159 of them successful.

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Internet Bug Bounty Helps Secure Open Source and the Internet [VIDEO]

September 10, 2015 |

HackerOne co-founder and CTO Alex Rice  discusses what the Internet Bug Bounty is all about.

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Hackers Compromise Cal State, Excellus BCBS Data

September 10, 2015 |

In Excellus BlueCross BlueShield's case, the breach dates back to December 23, 2013.

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Bugzilla Hacked for Over a Year

September 08, 2015 |

A single password reused from another site provided the attacker with privileged access.

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225,000 Apple Credentials Stolen via New iOS Malware

September 01, 2015 |

It's the 'largest known Apple account theft caused by malware,' according to Palo Alto Networks researchers.

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Web.com Hacked

August 21, 2015 |

The names, addresses and credit card information of approximately 93,000 customers may have been exposed.

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Hackers Leak 10 GB of User Data from Adultery Site

August 20, 2015 |

The leaked data includes 36 million customer records, listing names, addresses, user names, passwords and the last four digits of credit card numbers.

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Can Sharing Threat Intelligence Prevent Cyberattacks?

August 19, 2015 |

The Obama administration and some in the private sector believe sharing threat information can help thwart cyberattacks. But not everyone is convinced.

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IRS Data Breach Exposed 334,000 Taxpayer Accounts

August 19, 2015 |

The new number is more than three times the estimate the IRS had given in May.

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Kaspersky Responds to 'Fake Malware' Allegations

August 18, 2015 |

'They forgot to add that we conjure all this up during steamy banya sessions, after parking the bears we ride outside,' Eugene Kaspersky wrote.

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Corvette Hacked via Text Message

August 14, 2015 |

UCSD researchers were able to both activate and disable the car's brakes and control the car's windshield wipers, all via SMS.

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HP on Legal Hacking and the Law

August 13, 2015 |

HP's Zero Day Initiative buys a lot of security vulnerabilities from researchers – so how does it stay within the bounds of the law?

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32 Charged with $100 Million Hack of Newswire Services

August 13, 2015 |

The group is alleged to have earned over $100 million by stealing and trading on corporate earnings announcements before they were made public.

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FBI Details Takedown of Gameover Zeus Botnet

August 11, 2015 |

FBI agent explains how law enforcement worked with security vendors to bring down a major botnet operation.

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American Airlines, Sabre Allegedly Breached by Chinese OPM Hackers

August 11, 2015 |

The same hackers who hit Anthem, United Airlines and the Office of Personnel Management may have added American and Sabre to the list.

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Don't Ignore Dark Web Dangers

August 10, 2015 |

Many businesses do not think they need to worry about the Dark Web, says tech analyst Stephen Arnold. But they are wrong.

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U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff Breached by State-Sponsored Hackers

August 10, 2015 |

Massive amounts of data were stolen in a short period of time, according to news reports.

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