Brown, a writer and activist who is known as one of the online faces of Anonymous, faced charges related to sharing a link to a dump of credit card numbers connected to the Stratfor breach.
A new HTTPS remote administration tool for Android-based mobile devices has been discovered for sale on underground marketplaces, according to Symantec security researchers.
The North Dakota University System is notifying more than 290,000 former and current students and roughly 780 faculty and staff that their personal information may be at risk after an unauthorized party gained access a server.
Researchers from North Carolina State University have created a tool that uses anomaly detection to distinguish authentic Android applications from those containing root exploit malware.
The producer of fruit spreads and beverages notified customers of its Online Store that their personal information, including credit and debit card numbers and expiration dates and verification codes, may have been compromised.
Digital comics platform ComiXology is requiring all users to change their cryptographically protected passwords after an unauthorized individual gained access to a database of information.
More than 43,000 former and current employees of Chicago-based Assisted Living Concepts are being notified that their personal data may be at risk after an unauthorized third party gained access to sensitive payroll files.
The personal information of an undisclosed number of individuals who have enrolled in or discussed health care plan options with an AppleCare Insurance Services agent has been compromised after the agent's laptop was stolen.
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Ideas are needed on ways to improve the public's perception of computer security hackers who have no malicious intentions.
An investigative report shows the Obama administration's insider threat program is far more expansive, and troubling, than even critics had thought.