News and Articles About Hackers
The fallout from Target's Black Friday hacking incident continues with the company saying 70 million people were affected by the data breach -- a much larger figure than the 40 million initially reported.
On the 'Today' show, the 23-year-old discussed the inevitabilities of hacking while reassuring users.
In just the first day of 2014, Snapchat and Skype were rudely awakened to the need to improve security measures.
New revelations about the NSA shed light on the extent of its cyber-exploits and the special hacking unit that can gain access to your whole digital life.
Take this quiz: Can you spot the a tech myth from the tech fact?
The retail company was targeted by hackers who may have tampered with the machines customers use to swipe their cards.
A roundup of the 10 most interesting new technologies that make us scratch our heads and say, 'What the heck?'
So much for the future of product delivery. A serial hacker has created a device that can hack into and seize control of other drones.
Massive security leak shows just how lax many people's standards are when it comes to online security.
A self-taught engineer turned entrepreneur who helped unlock protected DVDs in the '90s shares his thoughts on programming, startup VISAs and whom he admires in tech.
Lavabit founder Ladar Levison has teamed up with Silent Circle to launch an innovative, secure email tool called Dark Mail.
President Obama's Twitter links were compromised on Monday in an apparent attack by the Syrian Electronic Army.
LinkedIn rolled out an email app this week that is now being questioned by security researchers.
A country with a fifth of China's population is actually responsible for the most attack traffic.
Apple sold more than nine million new iPhone 5S and 5C models this weekend amid 'incredible' demand, though hackers are already testing the iPhone 5S's fingerprint reading technology.
Protect yourself and your business against security threats with these tips.
A hacker who found a flaw in Facebook reported it to the company but was ignored. When he finally got the company's attention by posting directly on Mark Zuckerberg's wall, he was punished for it.
Read about the growing interest in the Israel-based Waze, the problems with Twitter's two-step authentication process, Flickr's website malfunction and more social-media news.
The microblogging service has updated its safeguards to include two passwords when logging in.
How to steer clear of having your startup's account taken over by someone else.
Practical tips for protecting your company from hackers and other online threats.
Apple's immense popularity apparently has its drawbacks.
To keep sensitive data safe, consider these three tips collected from a House Committee on Small Business hearing today.
The tech giant launches articles and videos that explain how to recover when your site has been compromised.
The company regained control of its Twitter feed after hackers overtook it for hours. Here's what brands need to know.