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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security urged computer users on Tuesday to disable a common networking technology feature after it was discovered million are at risk.
The spy campaign targeted a range of government and diplomatic organizations, mostly in Eastern Europe and Central Asia.
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As more people use their mobile devices to access their bank accounts cyber attacks are on the upswing, McAfee's Michelle Dennedy told CNBC.
Major U.S. banks seem to have stopped a group of hacker activists from seriously disrupting their online banking operations.
A little-known Internet start-up that serves some of the Web's most controversial characters sees a business opportunity in cyberwars.
While wireless and mobile technology is liberating much of our lives, it comes with high risks.
Secret information on counter-terrorism shared by foreign governments may have been compromised by a massive data theft.
Without action, the US will face a major cyber attack, says a former US spy.
A top Federal Reserve official warned on Tuesday of potential risks to financial stability from cyberattacks on the U.S. payments system and from a looming funding gap in public pensions.
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The new technique will first be used in national security communications, but ultimately will help protect all information transmitted on the Internet.
Shortly before 10:00pm ET on Thursday, Twitter users began complaining of unusual photos appearing in their timelines
Some Twitter users received emails Thursday from that is reportedly from the social media company stating that their account may have been compromised.
The man often credited as being the father of Internet defense says it's still unclear where a recent wave of hacking attacks targeting the U.S. financial industry are coming from.
Hackers picked the one day of the year they knew they could inflict the most damage on the world’s biggest oil producer, Saudi Aramco — and U.S. intelligence officials believe the attack came from Iran. The New York Times reports.
Computer hackers and other foreign adversaries pose an increasingly grave challenge to the U.S. banking system.
Most U.S. small business owners are living under the false pretense that their business is safe from cyberattacks, but in reality, they are far from secure.
Six major American banks were hit in a wave of computer attacks last week, by a group claiming Middle Eastern ties, that caused Internet blackouts and delays in online banking, the New York Times reports.
The U.S. intelligence community is focused on Iran after a series of cyber attacks against US banks, including JPMorgan Chase and Bank of America.
By attacking business computer networks, hackers are accessing company secrets and confidential strategies and creating huge losses for the overall economy.
China is working feverishly to counteract its slowest GDP growth in recent years, and one of the ways it’s doing so, say U.S. officials, is through the theft of American corporate secrets.
US businesses are enduring an unprecedented onslaught of cyber invasions from foreign governments, organized crime syndicates, and hacker collectives, all seeking to steal information and disrupt services, cybersecurity experts say.
Sallie Krawcheck's storied career on Wall Street gave her the perspective and the money to create an investing start-up for women.
Facebook has placed veteran exec Andrew Bosworth in charge of all hardware projects as it reportedly readies a video chat box
Apple launched new developer tools that allow apps to take advantage of machine learning to identify everything from foods to poison ivy. Check it out.
Virtual reality start-ups are raising billions, and consumer headsets are hitting the market. VR's promise is for real.
Google has patented a way for its driverless cars to communicate with pedestrians and others on the road.
The technological efficiency of terrorist organizations is on the rise, with many popular apps being co-opted by ISIS.