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Fraudsters using credentials harvested from massive breaches, study finds

Fraudsters using credentials harvested from massive breaches, study finds

Digital identities are being exploited on a routine basis by sophisticated cybercriminals, says a just released ThreatMetrix study.

Rebekah Brooks back at News Corp.?

Rebekah Brooks back at News Corp.?

In a story that could have been ripped from the pages from the now defunct News of the World, that newspaper's former editor Rebekah Brooks is reportedly in talks to return to News Corp.

New 'Pawn Storm' attack spoofs EFF website

New 'Pawn Storm' attack spoofs EFF website

A newly registered domain disguises itself as an official Electronic Frontier Foundation website and is being used in various spear phishing attacks.

Facebook building new video piracy software

Facebook building new video piracy software

Facebook is developing new technologies to help crack down on video piracy.

Uber hires Miller, Valasek after Jeep hack

Uber hires Miller, Valasek after Jeep hack

The automotive hacking prowess of security researchers Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek caught the eye of car service Uber, which has hired them to join the team at the company's Advanced Technologies Center.

Virginia teen receives 11-year sentence for supporting ISIL

Virginia teen receives 11-year sentence for supporting ISIL

A Virginia teenager was sentenced to136 months in prison and will have his internet activity monitored for the rest of his life for conspiring with the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

Finland detains Russian citizen accused of computer fraud in U.S.

Finland detains Russian citizen accused of computer fraud in U.S.

Finnish authorities nabbed Russian citizen Maxim Senakh, wanted in the U.S. on computer fraud charges for spreading malware.

Court overturns judge's decision, sides with NSA's phone metadata collection

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit overturned a judge's ruling on Friday, ultimately siding with the NSA's of phone metadata collection program.

Adobe issues security updates to address ColdFusion vulnerability

Successful exploitation of the ColdFusion vulnerability could result in information disclosure, Adobe said.

Illinois governor vetos amendment to breach notification bill

Illinois governor vetos amendment to breach notification bill

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner called a recent breach notification amendment a "significant departure from the data protection laws of other states."

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