Uber Accused of Hacking, Wiretapping Rival Companies in Bombshell Letter Released by JudgeA former Uber security specialist accused the company of dispatching a team of spies to steal its rivals' trade secrets and using shady tactics to thwart its competition in the ride-hailing market.
Uber: No Evidence Hackers Took Rider Credit Card Numbers An outside cyber security firm hired by Uber after a massive data theft found no evidence that rider credit card, bank account or Social Security numbers were downloaded by two hackers.
Bitcoin Tops $17,000; Hack Raises Concerns Ahead Of US TradeBitcoin surged past $17,000 Thursday as the frenzy surrounding the virtual currency escalated just days before it starts trading on major U.S. exchanges.
Russian Hacker Who Targeted Silicon Valley Will Be Extradited To USA Prague appeals court on Friday upheld a lower court ruling that a Russian man who faces charges of hacking computers into Silicon Valley companies can be extradited to the United States.
Google: Hackers Steal Almost 250,000 Logins Each WeekGoogle is digging into the dark corners of the web to better secure people's accounts.
Former Yahoo CEO Grilled By Congress About Security BreachFormer Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has told lawmakers that the threat from state-sponsored hackers has changed the playing field so dramatically that even the best-defended companies can fall victim.
Alameda County Library Patron Records Possibly HackedAn email to library members says officials were contacted last month by someone claiming to have information from the library system's entire database of users.
Researchers Discover Vulnerability Affecting Wi-Fi SecuritySecurity researchers have discovered a Wi-Fi network vulnerability that could allow attackers to steal sensitive information or spread malicious software.
Some Bay Area Whole Foods Locations Targeted By HackersWhole Foods market is warning customers of several Bay Area locations that their credit card information may have been breached.
Padilla: Russia Didn't Target California Election Systems After AllCalifornia's chief elections officer says the U.S. Homeland Security Department is walking back its conclusion that Russian hackers looked for vulnerabilities in the state's election systems.
Canadian Pleads Not Guilty To Charges In Yahoo Account HackingA 22-year-old Canadian man pleaded not guilty before U.S. Magistrate Elizabeth Laporte in San Francisco to charges connected with a 2014 hacking account on Yahoo Inc. that affected at least 500 million accounts.
Leaked Email Shows HBO Negotiating With HackersHackers released an email from HBO in which the company expressed willingness to pay them $250,000 as part of a negotiation over electronic data swiped from HBO's servers.