News and Articles About Hackers
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.
The popular operating system Snow Leopard -- or OS X 10.6 -- still runs on 19 percent of Macs, leaving a large chunk vulnerable to attack.
Ways you can prevent unethical SEO techniques from harming your site and your business.
According to a new survey, twenty-somethings are actually the worst at keeping their personal data and passwords safe.
Troubled virtual currency platform rolls out new system, set to rebound from recent attack.
Chief executive Yancey Strickler says customers email addresses were taken, but no credit card information was obtained by hackers.
With Edward Snowden causing a whole lot of hoopla over passwords, here are a few alternatives to keep your company safe and sound.
Just weeks after a claim that PayPal compromised the credit-card data of one of its users, the company's president claimed his card got skimmed.
For retailers that don't want to be the next Target or Neiman Marcus, here are three tips they can do to protect themselves.
Target's chief financial officer said the retailer is fast-tracking chip-enabled smart cards, which could have been useful in preventing against the company's recent data breach.
As if the data breaches at Target and Neiman Marcus weren't enough, Yahoo has announced that hackers recently broke into Yahoo Mail accounts.
While big-name retailers continue to make headlines about security breaches ,entrepreneurs are in no way free from danger. Here are a few simple ways to protect your business from cyber attacks.
In the wake of the Target and Neiman Marcus data breaches, startups and small businesses should realize they aren't immune.
A California web developer with the Twitter handle @N was forced to give it to a hacker who compromised both his PayPal and GoDaddy accounts
A new study claims that nearly 54 million autonomous vehicles will be sold by 2035. But as smart devices proliferate across all categories, risks abound.
Over the weekend, the arts-and-crafts retailer said it had recently learned of possible fraudulent activity on debit and credit cards used at its stores.
Neiman Marcus reported that a more-than-expected 1.1 million shoppers may have been affected by a hack job that employed similar malware to the kind that compromised Target.
The tech giant aims to beef up security by getting hackers to pinpoint weaknesses.
When news broke regarding a massive theft of customer information, dozens of top executives at South Korean financial companies tendered their resignations.