South Bay Man Arrested After Allegedly Jumping White House FenceA man who allegedly jumped a fence Friday night to get onto the White House grounds was arrested and identified as Jonathan Tran of Milpitas.
'Shadow Brokers' Group Releasing More Top Secret NSA DataA group calling itself “Shadow Brokers” says it’s releasing another tranche of information from its trove of top secret hacking data stolen from the U.S.’s National Security Agency.
National Security Officials, Silicon Valley Leaders Meet On Fighting TerrorismMembers of President Barack Obama’s national security team will meet with Silicon Valley tech leaders in an effort to fight terrorism recruitment online.
Iraqi Refugees Arrested In Sacramento, Houston As Part Of Terror ProbeTwo people have been arrested in Sacramento and Houston as part of an investigation into terrorist activities, authorities said.
FBI Wants To Tap Into Bay Area's Talented Tech Pool To Solve CybercrimesThe Federal Bureau of Investigation is launching a nationwide recruiting drive for talented tech professionals, who can keep up with hackers both foreign and domestic, and are publicizing it in the Bay Area due to the region's vast talent pool.
Secret Service Creating Sarcasm Detection Tool For Monitoring Social Media NetworksThe U.S. Secret Service wants to invest in software that can help them monitor and detect sarcasm on social media networks.
Yahoo Discloses Number Of U.S. Government Data RequestsYahoo is the latest company to disclose how many requests for user data it has received from U.S. government agencies, putting the number between 12,000 and 13,000 in the six months that ended on May 31.
Reported Gov't Seizure Of Verizon Records Stuns Bay Area Privacy AdvocatesPrivacy advocates in the Bay Area expressed outrage over a report Wednesday that the National Security Agency is collecting the telephone records of millions of U.S. customers of Verizon under a top secret court order.
Judge Orders Google To Give Customer Data To FBIIn a ruling written May 20 and obtained Friday, U.S. District Court Judge Susan Illston ordered Google to comply with the FBI's demands.
Opinion: Romney Must Answer Tough Questions On His Questionable Foreign Practices In Debate TonightIt is unprecedented for a presidential candidate to have as many conflicts when it comes to foreign business ties as Mitt Romney.
CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Appealing To Women VotersWith this grueling presidential contest heading into the final days, President Barack Obama and former Mass. Gov Mitt Romney are getting in touch with their softer side as polls show women voters could be the ones to determine the outcome.
Opinion: National Security Shouldn't Get Lost In This CampaignOur economy is on a slow recovery – slower than anyone wants. But the lack of serious discussion about national security and the world we live in is troubling.