A "dark web" industry that services cybercriminals helped fueled the attacks that led to Target's massive data breach, McAfee Labs told CNBC.» Read More
With identity theft rising, here's a look at some of the most dangerous kinds of attacks on websites. Plus, how to protect yourself online.
Charles Koppelman, former Chairman and CEO of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, explains why he thinks Target's security breach will not spread throughout other retailers.
More investors are jumping on the cybersecurity bandwagon, driven by the growth in online theft. Stay tuned for a doubling of valuations this year.
Security researchers suspect a Russian, state-run malware known as Turla is behind attacks on government computers in Europe and the United States.
A growing number of start-ups are betting consumers will pay at least something to keep their data away from prying eyes.
Calling for companies to disclose security breaches more quickly is a huge mistake and may help the attacker, says computer-forensics expert Eric Friedberg.
Privacy advocates have asked US regulators to halt Facebook $19 billion acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp.
John Hering, Lookout founder, explains how his business is helping to keep mobile devices more secure.
Crashing websites and overwhelming data centres, a new generation of cyber attacks is costing millions and straining the structure of the Internet.
Scott Heiferman, Meetup co-founder and CEO, shares his experience with a hacker, and how companies should handle threats. "Shark Tank's" Robert Herjavec, weighs in.
As drone talk rises among major US companies, questions about security rise. A hacker tells NBC News the security implications in drones.
Just a week after one of bitcoin's major exchanges, Mt.Gox, went offline, a bitcoin bank was forced to close after a hack attack.
Even as cybersecurity professionals try to fight cybercrime, they can't help but admire hackers' intelligence.
If you're a Twitter user, you may have an email sitting in your inbox telling you to change your password right now. You aren't alone.
Young tech companies have a long list of to-dos. Data security is usually not near the top of the list. NYT reports.
Boeing has begun offering a specialized phone aimed at government agencies and contractors who need to keep communication and data secure.
Britain's spy agency intercepted millions of webcam chats and stored still images of them, including sexually explicit ones, the Guardian reported.
The bitcoin exchange has lost nearly all the virtual currency in its systems and filed for bankruptcy protection.
Sears said it has launched an investigation to determine whether it was the victim of a security breach.
Your financial data could be in jeopardy if you haven't installed the latest security patch for iOS.
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