Texas-Based IT Firm SolarWinds In The Spotlight After Government Hack Brings Unwanted AttentionIt took only days for people to learn about the Texas-based software company SolarWinds and a malware hack that impacted some of the biggest government agencies in the U.S. and around the world.
Texas-Based Company At Center Of Hack That Penetrated Several U.S. Government AgenciesIt's being called a global cyberespionage campaign that penetrated several U.S. government agencies. The hackers accessed the departments after malware was slipped into a software update by the Texas-based company SolarWinds.
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.
DoorDash Data Breach Exposes Nearly 5 Million AccountsDoorDash, the popular food-delivery startup, announced that nearly 5 million accounts have been hacked.
North Texas Cities Say Emergency Warning Sirens That Went Off Overnight Were HackedThe cities of DeSoto and Lancaster confirmed late Tuesday their emergency warning siren systems were hacked when they went off early Tuesday morning.
Under Armour Breach Affects 150 Million MyFitnessPal AccountsThe fitness company that owns the MyFitnessPal nutrition-tracking app says the accounts of some 150 million users were breached last month.
Security Upgrades Added To Dallas Emergency Siren SystemOfficials in Dallas say they've completed security upgrades to the city's outdoor sirens that will prevent the kind of "malicious activation" that caused the emergency system to blare across the city in April.
Outdoor Emergency Siren Briefing At Dallas City Hall TodayThe whaling kept thousands of people awake and resulted in a rash of calls that overwhelmed an already troubled 911 system. Once again, the focus in Dallas is on the emergency outdoor siren system.
Lack Of Encryption Blamed For False Dallas Emergency SirensDallas officials concerned about hackers blame radio signal issues for the dozens of emergency outdoor sirens that falsely sounding last weekend.
Council Member Frustrated With Response To Warning Sirens HackWith the threat of severe weather many are wondering if the outdoor warning sirens in Dallas will be ready. After the system was hacked Friday night some city officials are pushing for answers and assurances that another meltdown won’t happen.
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.
Crowdfunding Website Kickstarter.com HackedUsers are being advised to change their passwords after crowdfunding platform website Kickstarter.com was recently hacked.
What's Trending Online: 8/19Mark Zuckerberg gets hacked, a ramen burger takes the New York food scene by storm, and Beyonce is interviewed by Kid President
Hackers Compromise AP Twitter AccountHackers compromised Twitter accounts of The Associated Press on Tuesday, sending out an erroneous tweet about an attack at the White House
Burger King Plans Apology After Twitter HackBurger King said Monday that it reached out to Twitter to suspend its account after an apparent hack.