Feds Charge 3 In Massive Twitter Hacker Attack Targeting Biden, Obama, Gates, Bezos AccountsThree individuals including a juvenile were charged Friday with masterminding a Twitter hacking attack that compromised accounts belonging to VIPs ranging from former President Barack Obama and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden to billionaire businessmen Elon Musk, Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos.
Report: Popular Garmin Fitness Tracking Service Goes Down In Ransomware AttackThousands of San Francisco Bay Area fitness enthusiasts continued to be frustrated Saturday because their Garmin tracking watches were not working.
Twitter Hackers 'Successfully Manipulated A Small Number Of Employees'; Stole Personal Data From At Least 8 Targeted AccountsSan Francisco-based social media giant Twitter revealed late Friday night that hackers had downloaded personal data, possibly including private messages, from up to eight of the 130 accounts that were targeted.
Hacker Sends Racist Tweets From Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's AccountTwitter CEO Jack Dorsey has found his official account hacked and sending racist and vulgar tweets to his 4.2 million followers.
Yahoo Reaches $117.5 Million Settlement In Huge Data BreachNearly 200 million people who had sensitive information snatched from their Yahoo accounts will receive two years of free credit-monitoring services and other potential restitution in a legal settlement valued at $117.5 million.
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.
'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.
HBO Hacker Demands $6 Million Ransom For ‘Game Of Thrones’ Scripts, EmailsA hacker using the name "Mr. Smith" posted a fresh cache of stolen HBO files and has demanded $6 million ransom.
Hackers Silence Online Stream Of KQED RadioBay Area radio station KQED was hit by hackers, who reportedly knocked out the station's online radio stream for hours.
Log In, Look Out: Cyber Chaos May Grow At Workweek's StartEmployees booting up computers at work Monday could see red as they discover they're victims of a global "ransomware" cyberattack that has created chaos in 150 countries and could wreak even greater havoc as more malicious variations appear.
Hacked New York Post App Sends Out 'Heil President Trump' AlertsThe New York Post app has been hacked on April Fools' Day, sending out push alert notifications that included "Heil President Donald Trump."
SoCal College Pays $28K Ransom After Student Data Is HackedA Los Angeles community college has paid a $28,000 ransom after a hacker took student data hostage.
Britney Spears' Death Hoax Hack Creates Social Media FrenzyBritney Spears' manager believes someone hacked Sony Music's Twitter account and tweeted out the singer died in an accident.
Alonzo Knowles Sentenced For Hacking Celebrity EmailsKnowles bragged that he hacked celebrities' email accounts to write a book that will "shake up Hollywood"
Yahoo Waited 18 Months Before Investigating Massive Security BreachA regulatory filing raised further questions about why it took Yahoo so long to realize the severity of a 2014 hacking attack.