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AP: IRS believes tax data thieves came from Russia

4 hours, 44 mins ago

IRS tax thieves likely were from Russia, the IRS believes

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Lenovo and Microsoft team up with Cortana and REACHit searching

18 hours, 25 mins ago

The Microsoft Cortana update means that you can search across all your Lenovo devices in one go, will this add more hacking loopholes?

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Former CIA director says United States faces threat of cyberterrorism

2 days, 1 hour ago

Does the United States pose a realistic threat of cyberterrorism?

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Silk Road's Ross Ulbricht asks judge for leniency, some freedom

2 days, 20 hours ago

Ross Ulbricht, founder of Silk Road, has asked the judge for leniency

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Another CS:GO pro is hit with a Valve Anti Cheat ban

1 week ago

Professional Indian CS:GO player hit with a Valce Anti Cheat ban, blames internet cafe

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Study: Takes 197 days for retailers to discover advanced threats

1 week, 1 day ago

It takes a really long time before retailers discover advanced threats

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Akamai: Hackers changing tactics, as number of DDoS attacks increase

1 week, 1 day ago

Hackers adjusting their DDoS attack patterns to avoid detection, cause chaos

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VENOM cybersecurity vulnerability could pose problems for companies

1 week, 5 days ago

VENOM will pose problems, but isn't on the same level as Heartbleed, cybersecurity pros point out

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Syrian Electronic Army hacks the Washington Post one more time

1 week, 6 days ago

Once again, the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) victimizes the Washington Post

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Hackers compromising store gift cards, victimizing customers

May 14, 2015 6:43 pm

Watch out! Hackers taking aim at new vulnerabilities

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Symantec: New Breaking Bad-themed ransomware now causing problems

May 11, 2015 9:00 pm

Yikes! New Breaking Bad-themed ransomware pops up, causing problems for victims in Australia

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Report: Healthcare industry unable to protect patient records

May 10, 2015 11:26 pm

A new report from the Ponemon Institute indicates the healthcare industry is ill-equipped to protect healthcare records

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Hacker discusses his role in helping 'king of revenge porn'

Apr 28, 2015 10:30 pm

Charlie Evens, a hacker facing charges for his role in providing pictures to the IsAnyoneUp.com revenge porn website, speaks with CNN

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Russian hackers reportedly 'accessed' Obama's unclassified email

Apr 28, 2015 6:24 pm

US officials say Russian hackers read Obama's unclassified email

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Criminals receiving bitcoin ransom payments converting money fast

Apr 25, 2015 4:55 am

Cybercriminals victimizing users with ransomware are converting bitcoins into currency due to volatile valuation

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Following more data breaches, consumers learning to pay attention

Apr 24, 2015 2:35 pm

US consumers are learning to be more proactive in making sure they follow credit card activity, and their personal credit scores, following data breaches

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US government cracking down, says 'no more free passes' to hackers

Apr 24, 2015 11:55 am

The US government looking for new techniques to punish hackers operating with foreign state sponsorship

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Federal government trying to compete with private sector for workers

Apr 24, 2015 10:45 am

The US federal government lacks an appropriate number of cyber defenders to keep its networks safe, according to a report

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FireEye: Becoming even harder to identify and track cybercriminals

Apr 24, 2015 12:25 am

It's becoming even more difficult to keep an eye on hackers from across the world, according to FireEye President Kevin Mandia

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South Korea constantly battling North Korea in growing cyber war

Apr 23, 2015 10:14 pm

South Korea must endure continued cyberattacks by North Korea, as attacks grow

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The Media Trust shows off SaaS-based tool to identify malvertising

Apr 22, 2015 10:09 pm

The Media Trust shows off SaaS-based service keeping an eye out for malicious ads

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Cybersecurity researchers say Israeli military networks breached

Apr 22, 2015 8:09 pm

Social engineering and publicly available software allows Arabic-speaking hackers to breach Israeli military networks

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Report: Need better breach crisis? IT manager may not be best bet

Apr 22, 2015 7:57 pm

Companies must be prepared for a data breach, and it looks like IT managers may not be best choice for breach crisis

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Report: Better cybersecurity, safety standards needed for patient data

Apr 21, 2015 2:36 am

There is a major overhaul needed in regards to patient privacy and how healthcare providers keep data secure

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Cryptzone: Insider threats still pose biggest threat to companies

Apr 20, 2015 8:53 pm

Companies are still too slow to respond to cybersecurity issues, and insider threats pose a major threat, according to Cryptzone report

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