Police Deal Huge Blow To Global 'Hackers-For-Hire' Industry

Tech | Anders Hagstrom
HAMBURG, GERMANY - DECEMBER 28: Participants work at their laptops at the annual Chaos Computer Club (CCC) computer hackers' congress, called 29C3. (Photo by Patrick Lux/Getty Images)

‘Targeted critical online services’

Hackers Target US Energy Infrastructure

Energy | Tim Pearce
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

‘Dragonfly 2.0’

HBO's Game Of Thrones Hacked: And Now Their Watch Has Ended

Entertainment | Nick Givas
John Snow Game of Thrones

‘Any intrusion of this nature is obviously disruptive’

NSA Leakers Offer Monthly Leak Subscription Service

National Security | Kerry Picket
A man is silhouetted near logos of the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) and Wikipedia in this photo illustration taken in Sarajevo March 11, 2015. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo

‘Playing the game is involving risks’

FBI Hunts Down Hackers Who Leaked Leslie Jones's Nude Photos

Entertainment | Kaitlan Collins

They posted her entire personal life online…

Companies Look For Defenses Past Firewalls in the Cyber War Against Hackers

Tech | Reuters

‘Educating security buyers on its usefulness will be crucial’

China Commission: Congress Should Re-Think Retaliation Hack Ban

Tech | Steve Ambrose
Photo by Travis Wise titled "Military Beijing, China" on Flickr (http://bit.ly/1QuVXaF)

A commission has recommended Congress examine costs of a ‘hack back’ policy.

Officials: China Wants To Improve Its Health Care, So It Launched A Massive Hack On The US

Tech | Steve Ambrose
Tanks in Beijing

US determines China behind hack of health care provider

Fool Me Twice ... China Attacks Seven Companies After US Cyber Truce

Tech | Steve Ambrose

A cyber security firm has identified at least seven US companies that have been attacked

Hackers Steal Usernames And Passwords Of 5,000 Government Recruiters From NSA And Other Services

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Professor of political science at Boston University, Neta Crawford poses for a portrait with anthropologist Catherine Lutz after discussing a new study that re-calculates the cost of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan in New York

Hackers could pose as agency recruiters to access sensitive information

Chinese Hackers Infiltrated Pentagon Contractors At Least 20 Times Since 2012

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

‘These peacetime intrusions into the networks of key defense contractors are more evidence of China’s aggressive actions in cyberspace’

Largest U.S. Bank Hacked With Mercenary Computer Network, Sent Data To Russia

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

Network used in previous attacks

Chinese Hackers Successfully Take Over A Tesla

Tech | Giuseppe Macri

California automaker to begin investigation

Hackers Demand Ransom From Domino's For Return Of Stolen Passwords

Business | Julia Dent
File picture illustration of the word 'password' pictured on a computer screen taken in Berlin

Domino’s has until 8 p.m. CEST to pay the ransom

FBI Having A Hard Time Hiring Hackers That Aren't Stoners

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
A man smokes marijuana from a pipe during the 4/20 Rally at the Civic Center in Denver

‘I have to hire a great work force to compete with those cyber criminals’

US And UK Governments Warn Users Away From Internet Explorer

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Microsoft Corp Dean Hachomovitch unveils Internet Explorer 9 Beta version in San Francisco

IE versions 6 to 11 compromised

New Netflix scam aims to steal users' private data

Tech | Giuseppe Macri
Hackers hide behind fake video-streaming site to infiltrate users' computers