Cyber Attack

Sen. Dianne Feinstein. (CBS graphic)

U.S. Senator Feinstein Pushes Cyber-Security Bill; Civil Liberties Activists Say It’s Flawed

Senator Dianne Feinstein is urging Silicon Valley leaders to call their congressional representatives to express their support for her cyber-security bill, which is facing opposition from privacy advocates.

09/05/2014

StubHub website. (CBS)

San Francisco-Based StubHub Latest Company To Be Victim Of Cyber Thieves

The company detected the unauthorized transactions last year, contacted authorities and gave the affected customers refunds and help changing their passwords.

07/23/2014

Adobe Systems headquarters, San Jose

San Jose’s Adobe Says Credit Card Info Of 2.9 Million Customers Exposed

The maker of Photoshop and other software said Thursday that the attacker accessed customer names, encrypted credit and debit card numbers, expiration dates and other information related to orders.

10/03/2013

Larry Magid: New York Times Website Back Up After Hacking

The New York Times website is back up after hackers identifying themselves as the Syrian Electronic Army knocked the site offline around noon on Tuesday.

08/28/2013

Raley's Supermarket (CBS)

Raley’s Market Customer Info Possibly Compromised In Computer Hack

Raley’s Supermarkets is advising customers who used their credit or debit cards at any of its stores to check their statements because its computer network may have been the target of a cyberattack.

06/07/2013

(CBS)

Study Says Cyber Crime Increases, Attacks More Malicious

Cybercrime is up six percent from last year according to a new study conducted by the Ponemon Institute. The results released on Monday show cyber attacks have more than doubled over the last three years increasing the financial impact by 40 percent.

10/08/2012

Online shoe retailer Zappos.

Zappos Cyber Attack Jeopardizes Millions Of Customers Personal Info

The KCBS Technology Analyst offers tips in the aftermath of a hacking that has left 24 million Zappos.com customers’ personal info compromised.

01/16/2012

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