News and Articles About Hackers
'We're hiring,' the company says of its new security outfit, which will work to maintain cybersecurity across the Internet going beyond Google's own workings on the web.
A drug trafficking case in which the government is demanding Microsoft hand over emails stored in a Dublin datacenter has called into question Fourth Amendment rights in a digital era.
The founder of the ultra popular messaging app says it was lucky the hack came at an early stage and the company is now working with the developer who hacked it.
The app that revolves around a one-syllable word starts off as a joke, brings in $1 million dollars in funding and then gets hacked. Only in Silicon Valley.
Popular social-media tool gets hit by hackers sending strange messages.
As the 'kill switch' debate rages on in legal circles and among trade groups, a duo of hackers may have already made the conversation obsolete.
Relationships, not resumes, will nab you the perfect candidate at hackathons.
While Snapchat's snaps dont necessarily disappear as advertised, the company is also facing heat about the deceptive way in which it unknowingly culled user data.
The surveillance agency tweeted out a scrambled message on Monday meant to draw in would-be code breakers.
Target's board praised the way CEO Gregg Steinhafel 'held himself personally accountable' for the company's massive data breach five months ago, but has decided it's time for new leadership.
The security feature on Samsungs new Galaxy S5 was tricked. Here's how.
In this video, tech expert Veronica Belmont discusses the one thing business owners need to do better when it comes to technology.
A security hole allowed data thieves access to some customer card information but not names, addresses or PINs.
In the wake of the recent Heartbleed SSL bug revelation, it's more crucial now than ever to update all of your online passwords. Here's how in one easy, neat and tidy infographic.
While the 'Heartbleed' bug is causing pandemonium in the online world, individuals need to stay calm and protect their personal information.
A little boy discovered a major security loophole in the product, something people 10 times his age didn't notice.
Online privacy champion Alex Stamos is making it a lot tougher for hackers and spies to snoop around Yahoo's insides. Heres what you need to know.
The blogging platform added two-factor authentication to protect users from hack attacks
With Twitter, Google and other big-name companies under attack, no one is safe. Here is how to prevent your domain (and website) from getting hijacked.
If you are e-filing this year, take these precautions to protect your personal information.
With cyber security issues facing major retailers, entrepreneurs are scrambling to protect customer data.
Most consumers are now very aware that their computer could be targeted with malware. There is also growing awareness that the new generation of smartphones are also vulnerable to attack. However, few people are aware of the threat to other devices.
In a blog post, Meetup CEO Scott Heiferman speaks out about the attack, as well as why the company refuses to pay the hackers the $300 ransom they asked for.
From filmmaking to sales, unmanned aerial vehicles are transforming how businesses operate and grow.
Symantec cyber-security expert Kevin Haley says small businesses may be more vulnerable to hack attacks during tax season.