US Unveils New Russia Sanctions Over CyberattacksThe US Treasury Department has imposed fresh sanctions on five Russian entities and three individuals, including a firm that's controlled by Russia's Federal Security Service.
Hacker Gets 5 Years for Russian-Linked Yahoo Security BreachA young computer hacker who prosecutors say unwittingly worked with a Russian spy agency was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday for using data stolen in a massive Yahoo data breach.
Hundreds Of Hacked San Francisco Public Health Records RecoveredThe medical records of nearly 1,000 San Francisco Department of Public Health patients were accessed without authorization.
Accused Concord Student Hacker Apologizes For Changing GradesA student at a Concord high school accused of hacking into school computers to change grades has apologized.
K-9 Helps Concord Cops Nab Student Hacker Who Upped GradesConcord police say a young man hacked into his school's computer network and gave himself better grades as well as changing the marks of others.
California Man Charged With Hacking Into, Defacing Government WebsitesA California man has been charged with hacking and defacing websites for a West Point counterterrorism research center and a New York City government finance agency.
Company Formerly Known As Yahoo Pays $35M Fine Over 2014 HackThe company formerly known as Yahoo is paying a $35 million fine to resolve federal regulators' charges that the online pioneer deceived investors by failing to disclose one of the biggest data breaches in internet history.
Orbitz: Legacy Travel Booking Platform Likely HackedOrbitz says a legacy travel booking platform may have been hacked, potentially exposing the personal information of people that made purchases between Jan. 1, 2016 and Dec. 22, 2017.
US Accuses Russia Of Cyberattacks On Power GridThe US government has accused Russia of remotely targeting the US power grid, as part of its newly unveiled sanctions on the country.
Facebook To Verify Ads With Postcards After Russian MeddlingFacebook will soon rely on centuries-old technology to try to prevent foreign meddling in U.S. elections: the post office.
Russian Hackers Hunt Hi-Tech Secrets, Exploiting US WeaknessRussian cyberspies pursuing the secrets of military drones and other sensitive U.S. defense technology tricked key contract workers into exposing their email to theft, an Associated Press investigation has found.
White House Officially Blames North Korea For Massive 'WannaCry' CyberattackWhite House homeland security adviser Tom Bossert said Monday the United States believes North Korea was behind the "WannaCry" cyberattack earlier this year.