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Your Startup Should Think About Security From the Beginning
Run Smarter

Your Startup Should Think About Security From the Beginning

What are you doing right now to make sure your hard work isn't taken down by some faceless hacker?
Steve Eakin
Like President Trump, You Might Want to Fix This Twitter Security Setting Too
Twitter

Like President Trump, You Might Want to Fix This Twitter Security Setting Too

Make sure you utilize this basic setting on the microblogging site before you become a hacking victim.
Rose Leadem
Elon Musk: AI Could Destroy the Internet
Elon Musk

Elon Musk: AI Could Destroy the Internet

Let's be honest, that's a surprise to no one.
Nina Zipkin
5 Ways to Keep Your Social Media Accounts Safe From Hackers
Online Security

5 Ways to Keep Your Social Media Accounts Safe From Hackers

Taking even the most basic security steps makes it far less likely hackers will make the effort to break in.
Jonathan Long
Feds to Car Makers: Make Sure You're Ready for Cyberattacks
Cyber Attacks

Feds to Car Makers: Make Sure You're Ready for Cyberattacks

The DOT's best practices aim to reduce the probability of a cyberattack or mitigate a successful intrusion.
Cyber Threat Grows for Bitcoin Exchanges
Cybersecurity

Cyber Threat Grows for Bitcoin Exchanges

When hackers penetrated a secure authentication system at a bitcoin exchange called Bitfinex earlier this month, they stole about $70 million worth of the virtual currency.
An Interview With the Real-Life Hacker Who Brings Cred to 'Mr. Robot'
Hackers

An Interview With the Real-Life Hacker Who Brings Cred to 'Mr. Robot'

Kor Adana is a retired-hacker-turned-white-hat who became a technology producer and writer on Mr. Robot.
Hacking Group Claims to Offer Cyber-Weapons in Online Auction
Cybersecurity

Hacking Group Claims to Offer Cyber-Weapons in Online Auction

Hackers going by the name Shadow Brokers said on Monday they will auction stolen surveillance tools they say were used by a cyber group linked to the U.S. National Security Agency.
The Good and the Terrifying Things at Black Hat 2016
Conferences

The Good and the Terrifying Things at Black Hat 2016

Car hacks, cash-spewing ATMs, Apple's special blenders and computers generating Taylor Swift songs were just a few of the things at Black Hat 2016.
Hackers Breach Hundreds of Thousands of Cash Registers
Hackers

Hackers Breach Hundreds of Thousands of Cash Registers

A security researcher said the breach appears to have originated from a Russian cybercrime syndicate.
Be Afraid! 8 New Hacks From the Black Hat Conference That Should Scare You.
Cybersecurity

Be Afraid! 8 New Hacks From the Black Hat Conference That Should Scare You.

At this year's Black Hat Conference, hackers gathered to share their dirtiest hacking secrets. Here's what you can learn from them.
Grace Reader