A 2015 FBI hacking operation hit computers in Russia, Iran and China as part of a sweep against child porn traffickers, a new report shows.
Russian hacker group Fancy Bear targeted 573 email addresses of top U.S. diplomats and security officials.
Location data and even message histories might be even easier to access than previously thought.
Helpful hackers proved they can easily mess with voting machines and databases. That's not the only worry, a new study finds.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise allowed a Russian defense agency to scrutinize the inner workings of the software.
An in-depth look at America’s election system shows how woefully unprepared the nation is for another attack.
Hackers won't bother to hold you hostage using ransomware with your personal home devices because the cost to replace is too low. But vertically scaled infrastructure? That’s a different thing.
The Ransomware attack hit over 300,000 computers in 150 countries, but earned hackers just $140,000 in Bitcoin.
The account retweeted an anti-monarchy Shi'ite militant group several days after Bahraini security cracked down on prominent Shi'ite campaigners.
The brain prefers short, predictable sequences—exactly the opposite of a good password.
Fears of foreign intervention in Western politics have heightened since the U.S. presidential elections in November.
Russia-based leading cybersecurity firm Kaspersky revealed an intricate, secret program by which North Korea sponsored electronic heists to fund its nuclear weapons program.
Germany inaugurated its new Cyber and Information Space Command, a military division tasked with defending against and waging electronic warfare.
With governments unlikely to ever get backdoor access to tech devices, authorities may turn to selective hacking, as in the Apple/San Bernardino case.
Standards, guidelines and exercises have bolstered the security of high-voltage networks but little has been done to protect the low-voltage systems that power our homes and workplaces.
A Turkish group claimed the cyberattack was "in response to this racism of Austria against Muslims."