Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 17, 2014
It appears to be the first report of an attack using a flaw in software known as OpenSSL.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 16, 2014
Web browsers may be overloaded by the overhaul of security certificates, leading to error messages and impacting Web performance.
Reuters | Tuesday April 15, 2014
The breach allowed hackers to extract social insurance numbers, which are used for employment and gaining access to government benefits, and possibly some other data, the Canada Revenue Agency said.
Reuters | Monday April 14, 2014
The reason: Prosecutors brought the case in the wrong state.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday March 27, 2014
According to a study by Juniper Networks, the world of cybercrime has evolved into a functioning market-based economy that is mature and specialised.
Associated Press | Thursday March 20, 2014
The report by the California Attorney General says criminals are focusing on the state because of its wealth and innovation.
Reuters | Friday February 28, 2014
Charges were announced four months after he was arrested, accused of hacking into various US government computer systems.
Associated Press | Wednesday February 19, 2014
A video posted online appears to catalogue stolen information that goes much further.
Reuters | Wednesday February 19, 2014
According to the researcher, it is not clear how successful the hackers were in efforts to breach Snecma's network.
Associated Press | Tuesday February 18, 2014
Yahoo gets recognition for the first official hackathon in 2005.
Associated Press | Monday February 17, 2014
The site says no credit card data of 'any kind' was accessed by hackers.
World | Reuters | Friday February 7, 2014
The Target Corp hackers managed to break into its payments network by first breaching a "data connection" between the US retailer and its heating and ventilation systems contractor, a representative for the contractor said on Thursday.
Agence France-Presse | Friday January 24, 2014
website operator and another California man have been charged with stealing nude photos from hundreds of hacked email accounts and posting the images online.
Associated Press | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Experts say the bust is unlikely to lead authorities directly to the hackers, given the vast nature of the global market for stolen data.
Reuters | Wednesday January 22, 2014
Visitors to China's top websites were redirected to Dynamic Internet Technology, a firm that sells anti-censorship web services tailored for China.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 16, 2014
Technology and tactics used by online criminals have outpaced the ability of security professionals to defend against those threats.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 12, 2014
The world's first Bitcoin storage service that insures deposits of the digital currency against hackers and accidental loss has opened in London.
Reuters | Friday December 20, 2013
Experts say the hackers worked at an unprecedented speed to collect the card-associated data.
World | Nicole Perlroth, The New York Times | Friday December 20, 2013
Target may have been an easy bull's-eye for criminal hackers intent on stealing credit card information, but the theft of records for 40 million store customers was hardly the worst security breach among big retailers in recent years.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 6, 2013
The discovery of some two million stolen online passwords this week prompted fresh warnings from security researchers to strengthen protection from hackers.