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.
How To Protect Yourself From A Cyberattack While Shopping Online After ChristmasIt's time for that post-Christmas bargain hunting, but there are some warnings for people shopping on Friday.
Hackers Possibly Attacked Sony's Online PlayStation Store, Microsoft's Xbox SiteSony's online PlayStation store and Microsoft's Xbox site suffered disruptions to users on Christmas Day in the latest possible cyber-attacks on the companies.
1.2 Million Customer’s Credit Card Data Exposed In Staples Security BreachStaples says criminals used malware to access cardholder names, payment card numbers, expiration dates and card verification codes.
San Jose-Based EBay Asks Users To Change Password Following CyberattackThe company says a database was compromised in late February or early March, though there is no evidence financial or credit card information were accessed.
Record-Breaking Cyberattack Hits Anti-Spam GroupA record-breaking cyberattack targeting an anti-spam watchdog group has sent ripples of disruption coursing across the Web, experts said Wednesday.