SoCal College Pays $28K Ransom After Student Data Is HackedA Los Angeles community college has paid a $28,000 ransom after a hacker took student data hostage.
Britney Spears' Death Hoax Hack Creates Social Media FrenzyBritney Spears' manager believes someone hacked Sony Music's Twitter account and tweeted out the singer died in an accident.
Alonzo Knowles Sentenced For Hacking Celebrity EmailsKnowles bragged that he hacked celebrities' email accounts to write a book that will "shake up Hollywood"
Yahoo Waited 18 Months Before Investigating Massive Security BreachA regulatory filing raised further questions about why it took Yahoo so long to realize the severity of a 2014 hacking attack.
Russian Man Indicted For Hacking Into LinkedIn, Dropbox,A 29-year-old Russian man has been indicted for hacking into computers belonging to the San Francisco Bay Area companies LinkedIn, Dropbox and Formspring.
Russian Hacker Arrested In Prague; LinkedIn Suggests Ties To 2012 BreachThe professional networking service LinkedIn is suggesting the arrest of a Russian hacker suspected of cyberattacks in the United States was tied to a 2012 breach of member information.
Hacker Takes Over Oculus CEO's Twitter Account An apparent hacker has used the Twitter account of the CEO and co-founder of Oculus to announce a new head of the company.
Obama Creates Cyber Panel, Says Long-Term Vigilance NeededPresident Barack Obama on Wednesday appointed his former national security adviser, Tom Donilon, to lead a new commission on cybersecurity that will make detailed recommendations on how the nation should better protect itself against computer attacks.
Hackers Can Take Over That Robot Performing Your SurgeryA team of researchers successfully hacked a robot designed to carry out surgical procedures, prompting fears the devices could be taken over by hackers with malicious intent.
Digital Dilemma: How Will U.S. Respond To Sony Hacking?The detective work blaming North Korea for the Sony hacker break-in appears so far to be largely circumstantial, The Associated Press has learned. The dramatic conclusion of a Korean role is based on subtle clues in the hacking tools left behind and the involvement of at least one computer in Bolivia previously traced to other attacks blamed on the North Koreans.
#Trending In Entertainment: Joan Rivers Dies and Hollywood Gets HackedThis week one of entertainment’s comedic legends passed away, Hollywood got hacked, and apparently everyone is in court for something or the other.
TweetDeck Security Breaches Have You Concerned? Here Are 3 AlternativesAfter Tweetdeck's security issue Tuesday featuring tweets from your accounts showing random codes and hearts, and then some Tweetdeck pop-up messages that featuring the male anatomy and Rick Astley lyrics, you may be looking for options.