Visa Issues Warning Of Hacker Attacks At The Gas Pump; Customers Should Check Credit Card StatementsSophisticated hackers have been able to access gas pump point-of-sale systems, possibly compromising the security of personal data and passwords of millions of credit card customers, VISA announced Monday.
WhatsApp Reveals Major Security Flaw That Could Let Hackers Access PhonesWhatsApp has revealed a vulnerability in its system that could have allowed hackers access to its users' phones, with a London-based human rights lawyer possibly among the targets.
Water Flowing Again Down Rebuilt Oroville Dam SpillwayWater thundered down the rebuilt Oroville Dam spillway Tuesday for the first time since it crumbled in a near catastrophe that sent 180,000 local residents fleeing from their homes in 2017.
Oroville Spillway To Open After Dam Failure Of 2017Almost 51 years after it was dedicated by Governor Reagan, the Oroville Dam is getting ready for yet another opening day -- the first use of the new spillway, after the spillway failure and damn crisis of February 2017.
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.
Cambridge Researcher At Center Of Facebook Data Scandal ApologiesThe academic who created Cambridge Analytica's online quiz at the center of the Facebook data-misuse scandal is apologizing for his actions.
'Hacker-For-Hire' Pleads Guilty To Yahoo BreachA Canadian man has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from a massive breach at Yahoo that authorities say was directed by two Russian intelligence agents.
Virgin America Employee Computer Systems HackedAlaska Airlines says it is taking precautions including requiring employees to change their passwords after Virgin America's computer systems were hacked.
Facebook Under Fire In France For Using Data Of 30 Million Users Without ConsentTwo agencies contend Facebook is breaching privacy laws in France by tracking and using the personal data of more than 30 million users there without their knowledge.
IRS Admits Data Breach Was Much Worse Than ReportedThe IRS admitted Monday that a massive data breach was much larger than first thought.
UC Berkeley Students Notified Of Data Breach Involving Social Security Numbers, Bank AccountsStudents at UC Berkeley were being notified of a data breach that may have exposed social security numbers and other personal information Thursday, according to Cal Officials.
SFO Says Nearby Homeless Responsible For 16 Perimeter Breaches Over The Past Decade, Shelter DisagreesIt was the list no airport wanted to top, but coming in at number one in an Associated Press investigation, San Francisco International Airport had 37 perimeter breaches in the past decade.
San Francisco International Airport Tops Nation In Perimeter Breaches, Mineta San Jose 5thWhile the security problems at Mineta San Jose International Airport made worldwide headlines, an investigation by The Associated Press set to be released Sunday discovered San Francisco has had the most breaches in the past decade.
Uber Database Breach Leaks 50,000 Drivers' Names, License NumbersUber says a database containing the names and drivers' license numbers of 50,000 of its drivers was breached in May.
UC Berkeley Servers Hacked, Compromising Personal Data Of 1,600 PeopleUC Berkeley officials say that about 1,600 people may have had their Social Security or credit card numbers stolen by hackers who infiltrated campus servers and databases.