Hackers

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Man Linked To Anonymous Awaits Sentencing

A 33-year-old Dallas man whose online activities linked to hackers landed him under federal indictment is scheduled for sentencing in federal court on Thursday.

01/22/2015

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Sony Pictures Had “No Playbook” For Hack

“They came in the house, stole everything, then burned down the house,” Sony Pictures CEO Michael Lynton said in an interview on Thursday.

01/09/2015

Sony Corp. President and CEO Kazuo Hirai speaks at a press event at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the 2015 International CES on January 5, 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: David Becker/Getty Images)

Sony CEO Breaks Silence On Hack

Sony’s top corporate executive condemned the recent hacking assault against its film division, saying his employees were victims of a “vicious and malicious cyberattack.”

01/06/2015

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Sony Hack Puts All Companies On Alert

Companies across the globe are on high alert to tighten up network security and avoid being the next company brought to its knees by hackers like those that hit Sony Pictures.

12/19/2014

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Sony Hack May Be Costliest Cyberattack Ever

The unprecedented hack of Sony Pictures, which a U.S. official said is linked to North Korea, may be the most damaging cyberattack ever inflicted on an American business.

12/18/2014

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)

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.

12/17/2014

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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

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