The attack used a false certificate to trick iCloud users into handing over personal data and login credentials. With an attack of this size, some experts and researchers believe the Chinese government could be to blame.
The groups shared comments on V2V communications with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Kristin Nyunt of Monterey, Calif., is charged with two counts of illegal wiretapping and possession of illegal interception devices and faces a sentence of up to five years in prison.
Security Key plugs into a user's USB port and can now be used as a primary method for account login verification.
The Florida Supreme Court put the kibosh on warrantless real-time tracking using location data obtained from cell phone providers.
Information on half a million federal workers in the government's SmartBuy program went undetected by Chase hackers.
President Obama signed an Executive Order at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau calling for enhanced security measures, including microchips and PINs.
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.
Transparency reports are common these days, but the information they provide can still be difficult to read and understand.
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.
After Snapsaved.com was breached, Snapchat warned users that third party applications could expose their data.
A recent study, conducted by the Ponemon Institute, and commissioned by Raytheon, has revealed some interesting facts related to the adoption and barriers to mobile device usage in the workplace.
National Security Letters (NSLs) tread on the First Amendment and give the FBI too much authority, EFF argued.
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 giant believes the limits imposed by the DOJ on data in transparency reports for its users violates its First Amendment rights.
Google has updated SafeSearch to support HTTPs and will remove the older iteration in early December.
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 Electronic Frontier Foundation says the spyware sports a keylogger and is widely distributed by law enforcement agencies.
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.
Hammad Akbar created StealthGenie, which allowed the purchaser to secretly monitor a cell phone's communications.
Chris Weber, co-founder, Casaba Security, and Geoffrey Vaughan, security consultant, Security Compass, go head to head on the use of password managers in the enterprise.
A slide of a card at a POS system sure is convenient, but given last year's Target data theft and recent headlines about the Home Depot breach, some are questioning the safety of transactions.
New solutions are gaining traction to complement, or replace, the legacy use of username and password, reports Ashley Carman.
CloudFlare announced on Monday that it would be supporting SSL connections to every customer, including about two million using its free service.
Senators introduced the legislation last week as a means of amending the Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA).
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.
Another wave of celebrity nude photos were released Saturday and sites like 4chan moved quickly to remove them.
The company received more than 100,000 government requests for customer data last year.