Rogue Tweeters In Government Could Be Prosecuted As HackersWho are the federal government's rogue tweeters, using official agency social media accounts to poke President Donald Trump? Are these acts of civil disobedience, or federal crimes?
IOC Fighting Cyberattacks During Rio OlympicsThe International Olympic Committee is fending off massive cyberattacks during the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
San Francisco Hotel Among 20 Nationwide Possibly Attacked By HackersHyatt, Sheraton, Marriott and Westin hotels in 10 states and the District of Columbia may have been targeted by hackers for months.
SF Congressional Leader Pelosi Warns Democrats Hacker Attacks Are 'Electronic Watergate'House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi warned fellow Democrats to change their cellphone numbers and not let family members read their text messages after personal and official information of Democratic House members and staff was posted online.
Apple Offering Cash Rewards To Hackers Finding Security FlawsApple says it will start offering cash rewards of up to $200,000 to hackers who come forward with information about security flaws in the company's software.
Hackers Among New Threats To Rio Games VisitorsTech experts now have a word of warning for travelers taking smartphones and tables with them to the Rio Games.
Russia Hacks Democratic National Committee, Steals Trump ResearchThe Democratic National Committee says its computer network was breached by Russian government hackers who gained access to opposition research on presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump.
Self-Spreading Ransomware Emerging As New Threat, Cisco Systems WarnsAn unusual strain of virus-like hacker software that exploits computer server vulnerabilities - without requiring human interaction - is a leading example of a new generation of "ransomware."
HealthCare.gov Targeted By Hackers More Than 300 Times In 18 MonthsThe web portal used by millions of consumers to get health insurance coverage under President Barack Obama's law logged 316 security incidents in just under 18 months.
California Hospital Pays $17,000 To Hackers In 'Ransomware' AttackA large Los Angeles hospital chose to pay hackers who were holding its computer network hostage, a move its CEO said was in its best interest and the most efficient way to end the problem.
MacKeeper Exposes Personal Data of 13 Million UsersSecurity researcher says he discovered publicly accessible usernames, email addresses and other personal information after doing random searches, CNET reports...
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.