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.
Scammers Target Real Estate Buyers Through Email SchemesThe San Francisco Bay Area is a prime target for cyber-criminals who are hacking realtors’ email accounts and sending home buyers false instructions to wire money.
4 Steps to Take If Your Small Business Has Been HackedBeing hacked is a scary ordeal for any small business owner. Be sure to avoid serious complications accordingly.
Caltrans Sign Hacked In Napa Over July 4th WeekendA message on a Caltrans sign in the North Bay had drivers doing a double take over the long 4th of July weekend.
Girl Scouts To Give Out Cyber Security Merit BadgesThere is a new line of defense going up against the dark web world of hacking. And it's not some new high-tech startup in the Silicon Valley.
Putin: 'Patriotic' Russian Individuals May Have Engaged In HackingThe Russian leader admitted the possibility that some individual "patriotic" hackers could have mounted some attacks amid the current cold spell in Russia's relations with the West.
Netflix Refuses To Cave Into Hacker Demands Hackers who targeted Netflix reportedly came away empty handed when they demanded a ransom from the company to stop a leak involving one of the company's hottest shows.
Microsoft Says Updates Protect Windows Users From Alleged NSA MalwareMicrosoft said the company had already built defenses against nine of the 12 tools disclosed by TheShadowBrokers, a mysterious group that has repeatedly published NSA code.
Man Charged In Hacking Of Bay Area Newspaper Websites A San Francisco man was arraigned this week on federal charges in connection with the 2015 hacking of a Peninsula newspaper company’s web sites.
Russian Mastermind Behind Global Spam Scheme Arrested In SpainU.S. authorities are working to dismantle a global computer network that sent hundreds of millions of spam emails worldwide each year.
Russian Agents Charged In Massive Yahoo Data BreachTwo Russian intelligence agents and two hackers have been charged in a devastating breach at Yahoo that affected at least a half billion user accounts.