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.
Dallas-Based Journalist, 'Anonymous Hacktivist' Released From Federal PrisonDallas-born investigative journalist Barrett Brown was released from federal prison, earlier than initially scheduled.
FBI: Attacker's Phone Possibly Accessible Without Apple HelpFederal prosecutors asked a judge to halt a much-anticipated hearing on their efforts to force Apple to unlock the phone. of San Bernardino attackers. The FBI may have found another way, and Apple's cooperation may no longer be needed.
Reports: AA & Sabre Among Possible China Hacking TargetsFort Worth-based American Airlines and Sabre, a company that processes airline reservations, may have both been victims of China-based hackers.
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.
Officials Think Anger Over Dog Shooting Video Led To Cyber AttacksA North Texas city is under cyber assault. Officials in Cleburne think video of a police officer shooting a dog is the reason employees have had to launch a non-stop effort to keep their computer systems up and running.
Personal Information Compromised After AT&T Data BreachTwo big companies have been hit by cyber attacks and now your information may be up for sale. P.F. Chang's and Dallas-based AT&T both announced security breaches Friday.