Shortage Of Workers Skilled At Stopping Ransomware Attacks Makes Companies Vulnerable To HacksThe recent ransomware attack on the Colonial Pipeline has put a spotlight on the growing need for cyber security professionals.
Federal Regulators Accuse Zoom Of Misleading Users About SecurityOn Monday, Nov. 9, the Federal Trade Commission said it is putting the brakes on some of Zoom's practices.
Dallas FBI Working To Secure North Texans' Votes: 'I'm Confident The Votes Will Be Counted Accurately'“We’ve been doing elections for more than two centuries and the information environment that we’re operating in right now clearly is challenging,” FBI Dallas Special Agent In Charge Matt DeSarno said.
Hacker Sends Threatening Messages To Plano ISD Student During Online Lesson: 'I Didn't Expect That To Happen'Cyber security experts say these types of hacks will keep happening with so many schools forced to make a quick transition to full e-learning this year.
Hidden Data On Boarding Passes Pose Personal Security RiskCyber security experts are warning of a troubling trend of passengers forgetting their airline boarding passes behind, or worse — posting them online.
That Dating App Profile You're Swiping On May Not Actually Be HumanA word of warning from an online dating consultant -- the person you just matched with on a dating app or site may not actually be a real person.
Hundreds Of Millions Of Facebook Records Exposed On Amazon ServerMore than 540 million records about Facebook users were publicly exposed on Amazon's cloud computing service.
Facebook Admits It Didn't Properly Mask Passwords Of 600 Million UsersFacebook admitted Thursday that it stored millions of user passwords in plain text for years.
U.S. Election Integrity Depends On Security-Challenged FirmsA trio of companies — including Austin's Hart InterCivic — sell and service more than 90 percent of the machinery on which votes are cast and results tabulated.
Dallas County Leaders Boost Election ProtectionsDallas County Commissioners voted in a specially-called meeting Friday to work with a contractor of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to secure its election website.
Prosecutors: Russian Hackers Exploit U.S. Cyber VulnerabilityTo steal politically sensitive information, prosecutors say, Russian hackers used some of the United States' own computer infrastructure against it.
Apple To Close iPhone Loophole Used By Police To Access DevicesApple will make a method -- often used by police -- for getting data off iPhones much less powerful with a software update.
Researchers: Computer Chip Security Flaw Puts PCs, Phones At RiskA newly discovered exploit in most modern computer processors could make your computer or phone vulnerable to attacks.
Cyber Monday Shoppers Expected To Click "Buy" More This YearGet ready to shop ‘til you drop without ever getting up from your desk or maybe even leaving your house. It’s Cyber Monday and retailers are trying to entice you to click the "buy" button online.
Yahoo Suffers World's Biggest Hack Affecting 1 Billion UsersYahoo has discovered a security breach that enabled a hacker to compromise more than 1 billion user accounts, breaking the company's own humiliating record for the biggest security breach in history.