David Barnhouse was sentenced to 18 months in prison after he hacked into a neighbor's Verizon FiOS router to post a bomb threat on a Pennsylvania mall's website.
The Florida Supreme Court put the kibosh on warrantless real-time tracking using location data obtained from cell phone providers.
The modular malware was named "Ventir," by researchers at Kaspersky.
Symantec researchers received a phishing email linking recipients to a fake Dropbox login page that is hosted on Dropbox's user content domain and served over SSL.
A survey of Canadian business execs found that just over a quarter had experienced a cyber attack.
Developers patched multiple vulnerabilities in PHP that would have allowed remote code execution.
Cisco unveiled the winners of three Security Grand Challenges and announced a fourth challenge, aimed at women.
The iOS 8.1 update comes with a fix to a vulnerability known as POODLE, which can enable an attacker to decrypt data protected by SSL.
More than 5,000 customers had personal information stolen, but roughly 9,000 notification letters were sent out as a precautionary measure.
Malicious software installed on Sept. 24 may have compromised personal information for visitors that made purchases between May 12 and Aug. 28.
Settings for an internal file server were inadvertently modified, making graduate school applications accessible to anyone with Marquette University login credentials.