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.
FBI Part Of Investigation Into Dallas Outdoor Warning Siren SystemThe testing uses tools that does not involve activating the sirens so residents should not hear the sirens unless there is an actual warning.
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.
Chinese Electronics Company Pleads Guilty To Violating Iran SanctionsChinese electronics giant ZTE Corporation this week pled guilty to violating U.S.-Iran sanctions.
Putin Reportedly Ordered Effort To Help TrumpRussian President Vladimir Putin ordered a hidden campaign to influence America's presidential election in favor of Donald Trump over Hillary Clinton, U.S. intelligence agencies declared Friday.
Classified Report On Russia, Election Hacking Going To TrumpDirector of National Intelligence James Clapper, CIA Director John Brennan and FBI Director James Comey are preparing to brief Trump on the classified report Friday in New York.
Official Says Intelligence Community Ready For TrumpA U.S. official says there has been no delay in the intelligence community's plans to brief President-elect Donald Trump on Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Russia Won't Expel U.S. Diplomats In Hacking FlapThe U.S. unleashed a string of sanctions and ordered the expulsion of Russians in retaliation for alleged cyber-meddling against the election, but Vladimir Putin ruled out any move to kick out American diplomats in response.
Obama Says US Will Respond To Russian HackingPresident Barack Obama says the U.S. must and will take action against Russia in response to cyber interference with the election.
Trump Faces Early Test With Republicans Over RussiaLawmakers are seeking to investigate purported Russian interference in the November election and question the incoming president's potential pick for secretary of state.
Some Yahoo! Users Find It Hard To Leave After BreachYahoo! Mail's automatic email forwarding was disabled at the beginning of the month, leaving those who want to ditch the service after recent hacking and surveillance revelations struggling to switch.
North Texas Family's Nanny Cam HackedAn effort is underway to alert the family their system has been compromised.
Former Cardinals Executive Going To Prison For Hacking AstrosA federal judge sentenced the former scouting director of the St. Louis Cardinals to nearly four years in prison Monday for hacking the Houston Astros' player personnel database and email system.
Home Depot: Credit Card Firms Slow To Upgrade SecurityThe Home Depot Inc. says in a new federal lawsuit that Visa and MasterCard are using security measures prone to fraud, putting it and other retailers at risk of hacking attacks by cyber thieves.
Questions After FBI Hacks iPhone & Ends Legal BattleThe legal fight pitting the Obama administration against technology giant Apple ended unexpectedly after the FBI said that it used a mysterious method without Apple's help to hack into a California mass shooter's iPhone.