Surfer Works From Bedroom To Beat Worldwide WannaCry CyberattackAs a vast "ransomware" attack raced from computer to computer, infecting tens of thousands around the world, a young tech expert worked from his bedroom in England to bring the rampage to a halt.
Experts See Possible North Korea Links To Global CyberattackCybersecurity experts are pointing to circumstantial evidence that North Korea may be behind the global "ransomware" attack.
Fears Next Global Cyberattack Could Hit Infrastructure, Nuclear Plants, RailwaysA cybersecurity expert says the biggest cyberextortion attack in history is going to be dwarfed by the next big ransomware attack.
Massive Ransomware Attack Cripples Computer Networks In Over 60 CountriesA cyberattack that is forcing computer owners to pay hundreds of dollars in ransom to unlock their files has hit almost every corner of the world.
Hacker Claims To Be Selling 100 Million LinkedIn Usernames, PasswordsLinkedIn issued a warning to its users Wednesday, after more than 100 million username and password combinations stolen in a cyberattack are reportedly being put up for sale.
Judge OKs Sony Settlement In Class-Action Lawsuit Over Massive 2014 Data BreachA judge has approved a settlement in a class-action lawsuit against Sony Pictures Entertainment brought by employees whose private information was stolen in a massive data breach.
Personal Info Of 80,000 Exposed In UC Berkeley Cyber-AttackOfficials at the University of California, Berkeley are warning about 80,000 people about a cyberattack on a system that holds Social Security and bank account numbers.
Senators Grill Personnel Office Nominee Over Data Hack President Barack Obama's nominee to head the Office of Personnel Management on Thursday promised to strengthen the agency's cybersecurity and information technology systems after what's believed to be the largest data breach in U.S. history.
5.6 Million Federal Government Employee Fingerprints Stolen In Massive CyberattackA massive cybersecurity breach that resulted in the theft of millions of U.S. government employee security dossiers was far worse than previously thought. The Office of Personnel Management revealed Tuesday hackers stole more than 5.6 million fingerprints it had on file.
WikiLeaks Creates Online Archive Of Hacked Sony DocumentsWhistleblower site WikiLeaks on Thursday put hundreds of thousands of emails and documents from last year's crippling cyberattack against Sony Pictures Entertainment into a searchable online archive.
Public School Extracurricular Program Fights Threat Of CyberattacksThe threat of cyberattack isn’t going away any time soon, so in a bold move to protect the U.S. from offensive maneuvers targeting our computer networks the Air Force Association initiated Cyber Patriot.
White House: New Sanctions On North Korea Only First Part Of US Response To Sony CyberattackThe United States imposed fresh sanctions on North Korea on Friday in its first public act of retribution for a crippling cyberattack against Sony.