A bill, which would require a national reporting standard, has failed to make it before the Senate or House this year.
Apple OS X Yosemite includes fixes for more than 40 vulnerabilities, including POODLE and Shellshock.
Information on half a million federal workers in the government's SmartBuy program went undetected by Chase hackers.
The search engine company updates it piracy report to let users know how its adjusting search results to stop illegal piracy efforts.
Eddie Schwartz has been appointed the new president of the New York City-based online fraud company.
Mudit Grover's personal information was published online after a hacker, Team Danny, took control of the site.
After both companies said their new operating systems would come equipped with default encryption, FBI director James B. Coney used a speech to warn attendees of the repercussions those decisions could have.
A report details the three most commonly exploited Java bugs affecting users.
A routine traffic stop in Texas resulted in two men being arrested for possession of criminal devices.
The settlement brings some resolve to the 2012 breach, where the bank lost unencrypted backup tapes.
Jaime Estrada was sentenced to nine months in prison and was ordered to pay a $10,000 fine.
The Corporate Challenge site was one of many avenues tested by persistent attackers, reports reveal.
Replacing the card would likely cost the South Korean government about $650 million and businesses would pay out billions to upgrade systems.
A man claims his privacy was violated and that his life was threatened after search results indicated he might have been involved in a past crime.
Upgrading to Drupal core 7.32 will address the vulnerability, which could lead to privilege escalation and arbitrary PHP execution if exploited.
Researchers found that the botnet contained 360 bots and was used to target Spanish-speaking Citibank customers.
With data breach and fraud alerts in mind, the ABA filed a petition on Tuesday asking the FCC to remove "outdated regulatory restrictions" that prevent sending automated calls and texts to mobile devices.
The campaign targeted users running vulnerable versions of Internet Explorer.
The file hosting company refuted the recent news that more than seven million user login credentials were stolen and posted online.
A class action suit filed in a New Mexico court accused the health system of failing to follow appropriate security measures.
Adobe addressed nine Flash Player flaws in three CVEs, giving four bugs the company's highest priority rating.
After Snapsaved.com was breached, Snapchat warned users that third party applications could expose their data.
Journalist Brian Krebs said the company is sending out advisories to clients saying it would remove the certificate after a 2010 security incident.
Roman Seleznev is now charged in a 40-count indictment brought by a federal grand jury in Seattle.
Fidelity claims, however, that no customer data appears to have been stolen.
As rumors swirled, Symantec announced that it would become two companies, one focused on security and the other on information management.
Rather than staying true to the password as the primary security method, Michael Daniel, White House cybersecurity coordinator, suggested biometrics or even selfies as an alternative.
A new Facebook scam leverages the popularity of the British actress to infect users with a trojan that steals data and signs up victims to a premium SMS scam.
Google has paid more than $75,000 in bug bounties to security researchers who helped discover flaws patched in its recent release of Chrome 38.
The use of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) reflection-based attacks continues to be on the rise, according to one recent study.
MBIA says clients of its subsidiary, Cutwater Asset Management, were impacted.
The company said it fell victim to a phishing email campaign that spread ransomware.
MacRumors forum users are reporting that the bug is deleting their iCloud documents, and in some cases, the docs could be permanently lost.
A new system aimed at not only promoting threat intelligence in the health care industry, but automating it, was announced Wednesday.
Fearing they could be used to track phone users, New York officials told Titan to remove transmitter beacons from 500 phone kiosks.
The social media company in a blog post detailed its efforts to stop spammers and 'fake likes' businesses.
A new cybersecurity certificate has been launched by global IT association ISACA that's intended for those looking to break into the field.
Mozilla has updated its Bugzilla tracking program to patch security holes, including a flaw that exposed bugs that security researchers are patching.
The FCC launched an investigation last year after a consumer complained of the practice.
The company informed victims in a letter that the employee no longer works there, and complementary credit monitoring services are being offered.
After more than 18,000 Macs were infected with iWorm malware, Apple has updated its XProtect system to identify and block certain variants.
Google has updated SafeSearch to support HTTPs and will remove the older iteration in early December.
Another wave of celebrity nude images hit the internet on Sunday just days after Google took action to remove some of the previously leaked photos.
After being threatened with legal action by the victims of the headline-grabbing nude celebrity photo hacks, Google has made a move to delete them.
The phishing email tells recipients that their mailbox has exceeded the storage limit and that they must click a link and enter their credentials to "re-validate" it.
Doctor Web researchers have discovered a new malware that is being used to amass Macs into a giant botnet.
The bank may have joined the ranks of companies that have been hit by two data breaches, or more, in fairly short order, according to a recent report.
Two months after SR Labs demonstrated that flaws allow malware to infect USB devices, two researchers have taken the code public.
The trojan is known as Xsser mRAT is targeting protesters in China, but devices have to be jailbroken in order to be infected.
A lawyer representing more than a dozen of the women affected by the recent iCloud celebrity hacking scandal has threatened Google with a $100,000,000 lawsuit.
The popular torrent site is still serving up malicious ads, two years after initial reports.
Hammad Akbar created StealthGenie, which allowed the purchaser to secretly monitor a cell phone's communications.
The recommendations are aimed at providing better protecting patient health and data, as well as hoping device manufacturers take into account cybersecurity risks in the early stages of development.
A high-quality report with a functional exploit for a sandbox escape will earn a bug hunter $15,000, according to the new reward amounts.
Police are not naming the malware used, but speculation casts an eye on Backdoor.Ploutus or Backdor.PadPin.
The portal is a virus analysis tool that examines suspicious files and shares information about them.
Researchers found that 42 out of the top 100 apps in the Google Play store with 'browser' in their names were vulnerable.
The tech company issued an update for OS X Mavericks, Mountain Lion and Lion earlier this week.
The nonprofit organization alleges that the Maricopa County Community College District violated the FTC's "Safeguards Rule."
Phishing is down 22 percent from July to August, but U.S. banks experienced an increase in phishing volume.
Kevin Mitnick's new venture will develop and procure zero-day exploits, then sell them for $100,000 or more.
Following U.S. military airstrikes in the Middle East, the FBI has issued a warning regarding possible cyber threats aimed at U.S. networks and critical infrastructure by hacktivists in support of ISIS.
Signature Systems, Inc. confirmed that 108 other businesses were impacted by the malware installed on its systems.
The CryptoWall ransomware being delivered comes with a valid digital signature and initial VirusTotal results showed zero detections.
The social media company is arguing that it should be able to opt out of searching users' accounts when it feels it is being done illegally.
User passwords were being stored in cleartext, and are among the data that may have been compromised in the attack.
A Consumer Financial Protection Bureau campaign to curb deceptive banking activities has resulted in U.S. Bank being ordered to refund $48 million.
James Comey reportedly said the developments could put consumers "beyond the law."
The contract includes initial tasks totaling $29 million, the U.S. Commerce Department's NIST said.
On Wednesday, Mozilla patched the bug which could allow an attacker to forge RSA certificates.
A phishing attack may have resulted in the theft of personal information belonging to customers of Japan Airlines's frequent flier club.
The sandwich store chain confirmed that customer card information was compromised at more than 200 of its stores.
The new program will start with a focus on Office 365 with rewards starting at $500.
The Federal Trade Commission had asked a federal court to shut down the company, which marketed specialized computers to mine bitcoins.
The update was issued only a week ago, and has now been yanked by the tech giant.
Maxim Chukharev pleaded guilty in federal court to charges stemming from his role in Liberty Reserve's ascent to bank of choice for underworld criminals.
Disgruntled and former employees have been increasingly engaging in computer network exploitation and disruption.
Fake emails that appear to come from an authentic LogMeIn address state that the company has released a new security certificate.
Bitdefender researchers detected an uptick in computers infected by Zbot via dozens of ARJ-compressed files.
Little progress was made security wise, between the iPhone 5S and iPhone 6 sensor, a researcher found.
Both programs offer a standard reward of $128 per qualifying vulnerability, although it could change depending on the severity of the bug.
Although initial reports said Dragonfly was targeting industrial control systems, a new white paper indicates that this might not be the case.
Trendon T. Shavers pocketed more than $101 million after convincing Bitcoin owners to invest in his phony firm.
The center will help enterprises avoid costly disruptions caused by cyber incidents and natural disaster.
The mobile operating system, Android L, is expected to be released later this year.
The privacy group said the response to the Challenge exceeded its projections threefold.
The New York Times reported that the retailer's security team warned of possible system vulnerabilities but managers never followed through.
Another wave of celebrity nude photos were released Saturday and sites like 4chan moved quickly to remove them.
Insurance firm Beazley analyzed more than 1,500 data breaches it serviced between 2013 and 2014.
The company received more than 100,000 government requests for customer data last year.
A Milwaukee Journal Sentinel investigation found customer payment card information from all 26 Wisconsin stores on sale.
The recently discovered campaign is using The Times of Israel and The Jerusalem Post to expose users to the Zemot Trojan.
Two men were arrested for stealing money from victims' bank accounts after sending malicious emails offering a romantic gift.
Victims had been able to restore encrypted files without paying a ransom.
Home Depot confirmed that approximately 56 million payment cards may have been compromised as result of a malware attack.
Due to the flaw, iPhone bidders were vulnerable to being redirected to a phishing page.
The new operating system protects the device's personal information with a passcode that Apple will not be able to bypass.
K Box was targeted in an attack that was supposed to express unhappiness over a toll fare hike.
Trend Micro noted several differences between Critolock and CryptoLocker, however.
The company followed through on its promise to up iCloud security by implementing two-factor authentication earlier this week.