The Federal Trade Commission will share lessons learned from the 54 data security cases it has brought as part of its "Start With Security" program.
Vague language in a new Chinese security law has multinational tech firms concerned that China may use it to force them to build backdoors or provide encryption keys and source code.
A surveillance court judge ruled Monday that the NSA could temporarily resume its bulk data collection program during the transition period to the reforms of the USA Freedom Act signed into law June 2.
The attacks reportedly date back a year, and happened as recently as Tuesday morning.
OPM shut down one of its background investigation systems after it discovered a vulnerability, on that same day, the country's largest federal employees union filed a lawsuit against the agency.
A vulnerability found in OPM's e-QIP background check system has prompted the agency to shut it down until enhanced security measures are in place.
The U.S. Government Accountability Office identified nine new deficiencies in the Department of Treasury's Bureau of Fiscal Service's information systems.
The twins, Muneeb and Sohaib Akhter, face a maximum 50- and 30-year prison sentence, respectively.
An ATF official is under investigation by the DOJ for allegedly improperly accessing and downloading ATF employee data.
Europol, Ameripol and Interpol collaborated to arrest 130 individuals across 49 countries between June 16 and 17 as part of a global initiative targeting criminals using stolen credit card information to purchase airline tickets,
An FAA advisory committee aims to develop international design and testing standards that will thwart cyberattacks, a Wall Street Journal report reveals.
Even as U.S. and China pledge cooperation in cybersecurity matters, U.S. DNI John Clapper says China is the lead suspect in the OPM breach.
At a SINET Innovation Summit in New York, SEC Commissioner Luis Aguilar said the agency needs to do more and called for more formalized information sharing.
After analyzing information on Pastebin and similar sites, Recorded Future found login credentials for 47 agencies on the open web.
OPM Director Katherine Archuleta testified a second time for the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee and kept mum about exact victim figures.
During the Washington meetings, cybersecurity affairs were discussed, though officials tiptoed around the subject of the OPM breach.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is asking hacked firms to provide details on their breaches where stolen information from emails may have been used for insider trading.
Michigan's DTMB failed to establish effective security management and access controls for several departments within the state, according to the Single Audit Report.
Justices ruled Monday that an Los Angeles ordinance, legalizing warrantless demands to inspect hotel guest registries, is unconstitutional.
National Archvies and Records Administration computers possibly accessed in connection to OPM breachesJune 23, 2015
NARA indicated the attackers, possibly the same as those involved in the OPM data breaches, accessed three desktop computers.
A Turkish man accused of stealing nearly $60 million in ATM heists and cyber attacks will be extradited to the U.S. after a custody battle.
Evidence seems to indicate that the Anthem data breach and OPM data breaches were carried out by the same Chinese actors.
The Georgia Department of Education has named its Technology Management Director Levette Williams as chief privacy officer.
The Obama administration said it would recommend that the president veto the act partially because of its simultaneous limitations on the Cyber Threat Intelligence Integration Center and expansion of its missions.
NIST published the guidance on Friday, following the close of a final comment period.
U.S. agent charged accused of stealing $820,000 worth of Bitcoin has reached a plea agreement.
Fallout from the OPM breaches continues with legislators calling for OPM Director Katherine Archuleta's firing and President Obama backing her as a qualified leader.
Lawmakers proposed "Protecting Individuals from Mass Aerial Surveillance Act" on Wednesday to require federal authorities to obtain warrants to conduct aerial surveillance.
A cyberespionage dubbed "Lotus Blossom" has carried out more than 50 cyber attacks against military and government targets in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Vietnam, the Philippines, and Indonesia.
The U.S. House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform held a hearing to clarify facts on the OPM data breaches and push the agency's staffers on why their security failed so spectacularly.
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