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White House officials said that no classified networks had been compromised, and that the hackers had collected no classified information.
Distributed denial of service attacks (DDoS) are a growing threat to businesses, as criminals can be hired by the hour.
Some Singapore users of SingTel mobile data reported experiencing difficulties accessing the service in the afternoon on Wednesday.
The security researcher who was detained FBI last week after tweeting about an airline's security vulnerabilities said he didn't mean any harm.
In the cyberwar against hackers, your phone could be safer than your computer, FireEye's Kevin Mandia tells CNBC.
Raimund Genes, chief technology officer at Trend Micro, offers tips on how to protect your company from a cyberattack.
Many small and midsize companies aren't ready for a hack attack. And yet, they account for more than 30% of attacks.
Digital Shadows CEO, Alastair Paterson, says online threats to companies have increased as the barriers to criminal entry have fallen.
An advanced group of cyber criminals that may be backed by the Chinese state has targeted India and Southeast Asia since 2004, a major online security company reported Monday.
The company agreed to pay $25 million to settle an FCC investigation into the customer data security lapses.
Roger Harvey, director, Australia & New Zealand of Irdeto, outlines the financial impact of media piracy.
Computer hackers affiliated with Russia breached sensitive parts of the White House digital system, CNN reported.
Up to 74 percent of companies are still vulnerable to to hackers exploiting cybersecurity flaw, Heartbleed.
This New York divorce attorney "likes" the idea of divorce by Facebook and says it's just the beginning of getting served by social media.
A district judge ordered Facebook and Mark Zuckerberg to relinquish documents by Monday requested in an ownership dispute case.
In regards to privacy on your smartphone, what are you doing wrong? John Hering, Lookout founder, says millennials are the most privacy aware, but take the least action.
After 40 cybersecurity bills and not one passed into law, it's time for Congress to act, say Reps. Blackburn and Welch, co-sponsors of a new bill.
Hackers are hijacking the app download process on Android smartphones and installing malware without users’ knowledge, a new report has found.
The state of Maine's government website was briefly knocked offline earlier Monday due a "denial-of-service attack," a spokesperson for the state said.
Stronger encryption in Apple's iPhones and websites like Facebook has made it harder for the U.S. government to spy on communications, writer says.
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