East Bay Gangs Targeted In Bust Of $1 Million Credit Card Fraud Scheme32 individuals associated with two Bay Area gangs, known as the BullyBoys and the CoCo Boys, have been indicted for operating a $1 million fraud scheme.
DNC Calls FBI After Detecting Attempt To Hack Its Voter DatabaseThe Democratic National Committee contacted the FBI on Tuesday after it detected what it believes was the beginning of a sophisticated attempt to hack into its voter database, a Democratic source tells CNN.
Russians Targeted Senate And Conservative Think Tanks, Microsoft SaysParts of an operation linked to Russian military intelligence targeting the US Senate and conservative think tanks that advocated for tougher policies against Russia were thwarted last week, Microsoft announced early Tuesday.
Australian Teen Pleads Guilty To Hacking Apple's Computer NetworkAn Australian teen has reportedly pleaded guilty to hacking into the secure computer systems of Cupertino-based Apple.
Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
Facebook Takes Down Suspected Russian Network Of PagesFacebook has removed a network of accounts and pages involved in what it called "coordinated inauthentic behavior," the company said Tuesday.
New California Law Requires Voter Data Breach ReportingJournalists, researchers and political campaigns that receive voter data must tell California officials if it may have been stolen under a new law Gov. Jerry Brown announced he signed Monday.
US Unveils New Russia Sanctions Over CyberattacksThe US Treasury Department has imposed fresh sanctions on five Russian entities and three individuals, including a firm that's controlled by Russia's Federal Security Service.
Hacker Gets 5 Years for Russian-Linked Yahoo Security BreachA young computer hacker who prosecutors say unwittingly worked with a Russian spy agency was sentenced to five years in prison Tuesday for using data stolen in a massive Yahoo data breach.
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.
Accused Concord Student Hacker Apologizes For Changing GradesA student at a Concord high school accused of hacking into school computers to change grades has apologized.
K-9 Helps Concord Cops Nab Student Hacker Who Upped GradesConcord police say a young man hacked into his school's computer network and gave himself better grades as well as changing the marks of others.