Security

How to Tell Your Most Intimate Secrets to Your Competitors
Trade Secrets

How to Tell Your Most Intimate Secrets to Your Competitors

You just opened your computer on a flight to a convention, with your competitor's rep seated right behind you. Are you crazy?
Jeffrey Hayzlett
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
Meet the Middlemen Who Connect Hackers for Hire With Corporate America
Hackers

Meet the Middlemen Who Connect Hackers for Hire With Corporate America

Hackers are a company's best last line of defense, and paying them to find security vulnerabilities is an increasingly common practice among all manner of companies, from Uber to GM.
Catherine Clifford
Government Now Says it May Not Need Apple to Unlock iPhone, Postpones Hearing
Apple

Government Now Says it May Not Need Apple to Unlock iPhone, Postpones Hearing

The government had insisted until Monday that it had no way to access the phone used by one of the killers in the December massacre in San Bernardino, Calif.
John McAfee Slams the NSA: 'A Paranoid, Insane Government Cannot Govern a People.'
Entrepreneur Network

John McAfee Slams the NSA: 'A Paranoid, Insane Government Cannot Govern a People.'

The anti-virus pioneer says that U.S. intelligence officials need to stop spying on citizens and start protecting them from true enemies.
Entrepreneur Network
Watch John Oliver Hilariously Break Down the Apple Encryption Case
Apple

Watch John Oliver Hilariously Break Down the Apple Encryption Case

The comedian is thoughtful with his take on the nuances around encryption.
Nina Zipkin
Attorney General on Apple: We're Asking Them to Do What Their Customer Wants
Legal

Attorney General on Apple: We're Asking Them to Do What Their Customer Wants

Loretta Lynch speaks on the San Bernardino case during a visit to the Late Show With Stephen Colbert.
Nina Zipkin
Why Microsoft Created 3-D Scans of Random People
Microsoft

Why Microsoft Created 3-D Scans of Random People

The tech giant is working on a biometric login feature for Windows 10.
Nina Zipkin
Sean Penn, Hot Off El Chapo Interview, to Talk Cybersecurity at San Francisco Conference
Cybersecurity

Sean Penn, Hot Off El Chapo Interview, to Talk Cybersecurity at San Francisco Conference

The controversial actor will have a one-on-one interview with RSA President Amit Yoran.
Nina Zipkin
Business Travelers: Don't Be Lured by the Siren Song of Free Wi-Fi
Weekly Tips Roundup

Business Travelers: Don't Be Lured by the Siren Song of Free Wi-Fi

Plus: Money-saving booking hacks you'll want to remember.
Carolyn Sun
Apple Files Arguments in Court Opposing FBI iPhone Request
Apple

Apple Files Arguments in Court Opposing FBI iPhone Request

In a copy of the brief provided by the company, Apple argued that the government's request is 'unprecedented' and violates the company's First Amendment rights.
Apple CEO: Unlocking San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone Would Be 'Bad for America'
Apple

Apple CEO: Unlocking San Bernardino Shooter's iPhone Would Be 'Bad for America'

'Some things are hard, and some things are right, and some things are both -- this is one of those things,' Tim Cook says in an interview.
Mastercard Is Expanding Its 'Selfie Pay' Capabilities
Payments

Mastercard Is Expanding Its 'Selfie Pay' Capabilities

The credit card company first tested its facial recognition capabilities in August in the United States in October.
Claire Zillman
Bill Gates Says Apple Should Cooperate With the FBI
Bill Gates

Bill Gates Says Apple Should Cooperate With the FBI

'This is a specific case where the government is asking for access to information,' he says.
Claire Zillman