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Yahoo to Provide Details on Massive Data Breach
Yahoo

Yahoo to Provide Details on Massive Data Breach

It was not clear how such a disclosure might affect Yahoo's plan to sell its email service and other core internet properties to Verizon for $4.8 billion.
Tesla Fixes Security Bugs After Claims of Model S Hack
Tesla

Tesla Fixes Security Bugs After Claims of Model S Hack

The company said it pushed out an over-the-air update to automatically update software on its vehicles within 10 days of learning about the bugs.
Bitcoin Is Money, U.S. Judge Says in Case Tied to JPMorgan Hack
Bitcoin

Bitcoin Is Money, U.S. Judge Says in Case Tied to JPMorgan Hack

U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan in Manhattan rejected a bid by Anthony Murgio to dismiss two charges related to his alleged operation of Coin.mx, which prosecutors have called an unlicensed bitcoin exchange.
FBI Director, Again, Says You Should Tape Over Your Webcam
Security

FBI Director, Again, Says You Should Tape Over Your Webcam

James Comey compared the practice to locking your door.
Rose Leadem
Sri Lankan Student Hacks President's Website to Delay Exam
Hacks

Sri Lankan Student Hacks President's Website to Delay Exam

That's one way to get out of a test.
Security Hack: Why You Need to Update Your iPhone Right Now
Apple

Security Hack: Why You Need to Update Your iPhone Right Now

Apple issues a patch to fix a dangerous security flaw in iPhones and iPads.
The 100 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions
Google Chrome

The 100 Best Free Google Chrome Extensions

These are some of the greatest extensions you can and should add to your Google browser.
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.
The Biggest Hacks of 2016 -- So Far
Hacks

The Biggest Hacks of 2016 -- So Far

Joining the list of tech execs and CEOs, U.S. Olympians such as Simone Biles and Venus and Serena Williams had their medical records released through a Russian hack on the World Anti-Doping Agency.
Rose Leadem
Startup Plans to Sell Mobile Phone Packed With Tech -- for Around $20,000
Mobile

Startup Plans to Sell Mobile Phone Packed With Tech -- for Around $20,000

The phone is aimed at executives who worry about getting hacked.
1 in 5 Companies Had a Security Breach, New Study Says
Cybersecurity

1 in 5 Companies Had a Security Breach, New Study Says

The most common factor to blame? Mobile devices.
Lindsay Friedman
Rest Well, Live Well: 10 Sleep Hacks to Help You Live Your Best Life
Make More Happen

Rest Well, Live Well: 10 Sleep Hacks to Help You Live Your Best Life

These tricks and strategies will help you get the most out of your time in bed.
Catherine Clifford
Home Depot to Pay $19.5 Million Over Big 2014 Hack Attack
Home Depot

Home Depot to Pay $19.5 Million Over Big 2014 Hack Attack

More than 50 million cardholders were affected in the breach.