Microsoft said the hackers have tried to snoop on activists, journalists, political dissidents, defense industry workers and others in the Middle East, including some who were “protesting oppressive regimes” in the region.
Criminal hackers working on behalf of the Russian government are the fastest — by far — among all nation-state actors at breaking into computer networks and reaching other connected systems, a new threat report has found.
Data breaches are all too common now. Data Doctors’ Ken Colburn shares some useful tools to help you find out which of your email addresses and passwords have been compromised.
On Friday, the company said there were actually fewer users — 30 million — who were affected by the breach. But the hackers went deeper into users’ profiles than initially thought.
Uber will pay $148 million and tighten data security after the ride-hailing company failed for a year to notify drivers that hackers had stolen their personal information, according to a settlement announced Wednesday.
Email theft is favored by hackers the world over, including the Russian military agents accused of leaking the content of Democrats’ inboxes ahead of the 2016 elections, and personal accounts have proven to be the easiest targets.
British officials are pointing to North Korean hackers as the cause of the cyberattack that crippled parts of the National Health Service in the U.K. and other organizations around the world in May, according to the BBC.
ABC News’ twitter account appeared to be hacked early Thursday morning and, predictably, was plunged into nonsensical vulgarities.
While honesty is the best policy, it makes it easier for a hacker to steal your identity, says computer security expert Ken Colburn, of Data Doctors.
Security experts warn hackers will take advantage of the extra activity on Cyber Monday to try to steal personal data online. Here are some ways to protect yourself.
Computer safety experts suggest Yahoo users take five security steps, in the wake of what may be the biggest hack of all time.
In-person voting for the presidential election kicks off Friday in Virginia. Officials in Fairfax County have rolled out new voting systems that scan paper ballots to allay hacking concerns.
Because Facebook is a target-rich environment, you need to be aware of how hackers can access your account and what you can do to protect yourself.
The computer systems at a major hospital chain are closer to getting back online nearly 48 hours after hackers crippled its network.
The Department of Homeland Security says that cyber attacks against emergency response services are on the rise.
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