Hackers

Roastee James Franco and roast master Seth Rogen attend The Comedy Central Roast of James Franco at Culver Studios on August 25, 2013 in Culver City, California. (credit: Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Comedy Central)

Threats Could Cancel “Interview” Showings

Terror threats spurred Sony to allow theater chains to cancel showings of the Seth Rogen and James Franco comedy “The Interview,” about the assassination of Kim Jong Un.

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Writer Tied To Anonymous To Be Sentenced

A Dallas man whose online activities linked to hackers landed him under federal indictment is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court.

12/16/2014

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Bebe Stores Hit By Data Breach

Bebe stores says it recently detected suspicious activity on computers that run the payment processing system used for its stores.

12/05/2014

Roastee James Franco and roast master Seth Rogen attend The Comedy Central Roast of James Franco at Culver Studios on August 25, 2013 in Culver City, California. (credit: Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Comedy Central)

Experts Doubt North Korea Hacked Sony

Speculation has been rampant that North Korea sponsored last week’s Sony Pictures hack in anger over the new movie “The Interview,” starring Seth Rogen and James Franco.

12/03/2014

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Paid Parking Lots New Target For Credit Card Hackers  

Security experts say to be on the lookout for hackers targeting pay terminals at parking lots and garages.

12/03/2014

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Security Flaw Puts Apple Devices At Risk

Security researchers have discovered a vulnerability in Apple’s software that hackers could use to steal sensitive information from iPhones or iPads.

11/11/2014

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Home Depot Hackers Stole Email Addresses

Hackers stole 53 million email addresses in addition to customers’ card data, Home Depot said Thursday.

11/07/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 29: A S'mores flavored blizzard is seen at a Dairy Queen, the first to open in Manhattan, on May 29, 2014 in New York City. There are more than 6,300 Dairy Queens in the U.S. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Dairy Queen Reports Possible Data Hack

Dairy Queen said that hackers may have gained access to customer names, credit and debit card numbers and expiration dates at stores between August and October.

10/10/2014

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Russian Hackers Steal 1.2 Billion Passwords

Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of internet heists affecting 420,000 websites, according to a report published on Tuesday.

08/06/2014

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7 Steps To Stronger Passwords

If you believe that your passwords might have been compromised, change them immediately. One of the best things you can do is to make sure that your passwords are strong.

08/06/2014

Former U.S. President George W. Bush salutes upon arrival at the airport of Gaborone on July 5, 2012. Bush was in Botswana as part of a cervical and breast cancer awareness campaign. (credit: Monirul Bhuiyan/AFP/GettyImages)

Man Charged In Bush Family Email Hack

A Romanian man is facing charges that he hacked into Facebook and email accounts of former high-ranking U.S. government officials and a relative of two former presidents.

06/13/2014

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Survey Finds Cybercrime On The Rise

The hackers are winning, according to a survey of 500 executives of U.S. businesses, law enforcement services and government agencies released on Wednesday.

05/29/2014

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