Cyber Attacks On Americans' Health Records Skyrocketing Since Passage Of Obamacare

US | Kerry Picket
Screenshot from Flickr Creative Commons

‘Criminal organizations and/or insiders could access data on medical conditions for purposes of blackmail’

America Is In Mortal Danger Of A Trip Back To The Past

Opinion | Ken Hoagland
The word 'password' is pictured on a computer screen in this picture illustration taken in Berlin May 21, 2013. The Financial Times' website and Twitter feeds were hacked May 17, 2013, renewing questions about whether the popular social media service has done enough to tighten security as cyber-attacks on the news media intensify. The attack is the latest in which hackers commandeered the Twitter account of a prominent news organization to push their agenda. Twitter's 200 million users worldwide send out more than 400 million tweets a day, making it a potent distributor of news. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Despite recent attention by Cyber Command and others we are almost criminally unprepared against cyber attacks

Watchdog Says State Dept. Bungles Many Cyber Attacks

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry

An inspector general-led review of how the State Department responds when under cyber attack turns up a disturbing and potentially dangerous pattern of bureaucratic delay, apathy and incompetence.

Back Door On Encryption Left Wide Open For South Carolina GOP Debate

Opinion | Mattie Lolavar
Members of the audience listein to Republican U.S. presidential candidates participate in the 2016 U.S. Republican presidential candidates debate held by CNBC in Boulder

Fiorina’s performance may be the single reason she has been eliminated from the main stage for Thursday’s debate.

America Is Losing The 'Cyber Arms Race'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
Rep. Lamar Smith, R-Texas, talks with witnesses. (Photo By Bill Clark/Roll Call via Getty Images)

Cyber experts say the federal government is too vulnerable and doing too little

Dems Say China Ready To Stop Corporate Espionage, Others Say Dems Are Naive

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Ambrose
A boy who is waiting to greet U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton at the National Museum makes a face while holding the U.S. and Chinese flags in Beijing May 4, 2012. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton (CHINA - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTR31L6F

Democratic congressman says Chinese officials committed to ending corporate cyber attacks.

Info Of 200k Comcast Customers Ends Up On Dark Web

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Ambrose
Photo by Johan Viirok called "Couldn't sleep at night, had to surf the web" on Flickr (

Comcast was forced to reset the passwords for hundreds of thousands

Really!? Hundreds Of People Fail Basic Cyber Safety Test

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Ambrose
Gatorade USB Drive 2
Report shows too many failing this basic cyber security test

Delaware Officially Has A New Cyber Squad

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Ambrose
Cybersecurity and cyber espionage have been of growing concern to governments the world over. (Flickr photo by somemixedstuff

Let’s see how this plays out

Tech Giants Push Back Against Cybersecurity Bill Over Privacy Concerns

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Ambrose
System Lock
Technology groups, led by trade associations and privacy groups, have come out in droves to oppose the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA)

NASA Bosses Nailed For Aiding Chinese Spy

Daily Caller News Foundation | Richard Pollock

“When the high level whistleblower came to us, we really couldn’t get anybody within the administration or NASA to take this seriously,” Former Rep. Frank Wolf

Email Phishing Scams Still Fooling Postal Service Workers

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
Postal Service

‘The Postal Service’s information security training related to phishing was not effective’

Report: OPM Debacle Has Done Exactly Zilch When It Comes To Cyber Security Improvements

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Ambrose
A man types on a computer keyboard in Warsaw in this February 28, 2013. (REUTERS/Kacper Pempel)

GAO report finds that several federal agencies are still not performing well with respect to data security.

Your Kitchen Is A Hacker's Paradise, And This Appliance Is The Newest Target

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
A woman shops for refrigerators at a store in New York July 28, 2010. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

‘If it’s connected, it can be hacked’

Could The EPA Be The Next Cyber Breach?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
The Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Gina McCarthy, speaks at the Center for American Progress' 2014 Making Progress Policy Conference in Washington November 19, 2014. (REUTERS/Gary Cameron)

‘The EPA risks being unable to effectively mitigate security vulnerabilities’

Confusion At Homeland Security Allows Cyber Attacks

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testifies before a House Judiciary committee hearing on the 'Oversight of the US Department of Homeland Security' on Capitol Hill in Washington July 14, 2015. (REUTERS/Yuri Gripas)

DHS is ‘continuing the federal bureaucracy’

Did Ashley Madison Users Expose Government Secrets?

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
This photo illustration taken on August 20, 2013 shows the homepage of the Ashley Madison dating website displayed on a laptop in Hong Kong. The founder of a dating service promoting adultery is setting his sights on China's cheating hearts after a controversial launch in Hong Kong.  AFP PHOTO / Philippe Lopez        (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

‘All you need is one person dumb enough to open the email’

Americas Upside Down Cyber-Priorities

Opinion | Scott Cleland
REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Files

The administration prioritizes net neutrality while agencies get breached by foreign hackers

OPM's Fairytale: We're 'Working Incredibly Hard'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton

‘I urge the immediate removal of Ms. Seymour from her position’

Labor Department Ignores Years Of Cybersecurity Warnings

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton

OPM, the Postal Service and the Labor Department have all ignored watchdogs’ warnings of cyber attacks