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One of the security researchers who hacked into a Jeep's computer system said that although the threat is real, he is more afraid of other things.
Hackers have stolen and leaked the personal details of users of Ashley Madison – a site that hooks up people who want to have affairs.
Grindr's CEO says the dating app tries to limit data collection to protect from cyberattacks like the one that hit Ashley Madison.
Estimates show an attack on the country's electrical grid could wipe out more than $1 trillion from the economy, Re/code reports.
Widespread digital encryption presents a massive challenge to law enforcement, FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers on Wednesday.
A company that sells spy tech to governments has been hacked with documents leaked online exposing its links to controversial governments.
Italy's Hacking Team, which makes surveillance software used by governments to tap into phones and computers, was victim of hacking on a grand scale.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew called out China, saying it must "abide by certain standards of behavior within cyberspace."
Government Web and mobile apps are the least secure and the least likely to be fixed, a report by application security company Veracode found.
U.S. and China held "candid and to-the-point" talks aimed at managing the complex relationship between the world's two biggest economies, a U.S. official said.
A Pew study revealed that Americans care about their privacy. Here are some great low-tech ways to protect your identity.
Ten planes and around 1,400 passengers of Polish airliner LOT were grounded Sunday after a major hacking attack jammed the carrier's systems.
So-called ethical hackers hack companies to help them fix flaws, but not all firms are thrilled by the idea.
A service which promises to keep passwords secure has reported that hackers may have obtained some user information from its network.
Reeling from an online attack, the IRS announced a sweeping effort to step up protections against identity theft and fraud, NYT reports.
Defense officials confirm the public Army website has been hacked by unknown intruders demanding the U.S. stop training Syrian fighters.
Faced with a rise in online fraud, more financial advisors are instituting cybersecurity protocols to ensure clients' account integrity.
China accused the U.S. of making "groundless accusations" in blaming Chinese hackers for what could be the biggest cyberattack in U.S. history.
The U.K.'s top intelligence agency doesn't have enough people to carry out mass surveillance, its cyber chief claimed.
Rik Ferguson, VP of security research for TrendMicro, talks about trends in mobile and IT security.
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