NEWS ANALYSIS: The indictments against three Russian intelligence operatives and a hacker based in Canada reveal details about how so many Yahoo accounts were breached and plundered for data.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Apple and Android smartphones that lack augmented security measures leave high-priority hacking targets, such as President Donald Trump, vulnerable to electronic spying.
A majority of Americans have personally experienced a major data breach and less than half trust social-media sites and the government to help them to protect their data and identities.
DAILY VIDEO: Hacker group 'ShadowBrokers' release NSA Exploits after auction fails; Google simplifying distribution of custom Android apps in Play Store; Microsoft's new StaffHub Office 365 app helps workers schedule Shifts; and there's more.
The hacker group "ShadowBrokers" releases 61 files said to contain exploit tools used by the National Security Agency, which could fuel a race between attackers—trying to create their own exploit tools—and defenders.
DAILY VIDEO: Hacker pleads guilty to attacks against U.S intelligence officials; Google spinoff Waymo’s first self-driving vehicles to hit road by month end; Microsoft debuts beefier dynamics 365 search capabilities; and there's more.
There are still plenty of opportunities for the U.S. to remain an innovation leader, but the government and private sector have to see eye-to-eye on more things.
DAILY VIDEO: DHS-FBI report details Russian malicious cyber activity; U.S. prosecutors charge three Chinese hackers with insider trading; Microsoft reports Cerber ransomware staging holiday onslaught; and there's more.
Ransomware is a big problem and becoming more serious as hackers around the world target enterprises that are most able to pay hefty data ransoms and can't afford to be locked out of critical business data, a new report from security companies Trend Micro and Information Security Media Group...