Thousands of Manatee (Fla.) County school employees had their W-2 tax form information compromised after a district employee fell for a phishing scam .
Scottsdale, Arizona resident Michael Persaud has been indicted on federal fraud charges in Illinois for sending more than a million spam emails worldwide by abusing at least nine separate computer networks.
In a voice vote, the House approved the Email Privacy Act, sending it on to the Senate for a look-see.
Norway's Police Security Service has said several of that nation's government agencies have been hacked by a foreign intelligence group.
The Internal Revenue Service has issued a warning on W-2 phishing scams noting that cybercriminals are attempting to obtain money in addition to tax form data.
The cybercrime landscape underwent several changes in 2016 with malicious actors taking a more "corporate" approach to their craft, which helped lead to even greater losses by business hit with a cyberattack.
Furniture manufacturer and retailer Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams mistakenly furnished a cybercriminal operation with its employees' W-2 information after falling for a phishing scam that used a spoofed email address.
Solar panel maker Sunrun was hit with a spearphishing attack that got away with the company employee W-2 information.
A phishing email scam that warns PayPal users of possible fraudulent account activity in hopes of scaring personally identifiable information out of them is currently making the rounds.
A Chicago man involved in the postings of nude photos of several celebrities, including Jennifer Lawrence and Kate Upton, is headed to jail
George James, a Brookhaven, Georgia man, was arrested after allegedly sending a spoofed email that tricked county employees in Kansas into transferring $566,000 into his corporate bank account.
Inspector General Michael Horowitz launched a review of the FBI's handling of the Hillary Clinton private email server case, including allegations that information was leaked and the timing of revelations was suspect.
An email phishing campaign targeting Netflix users was recently found tricking victims into giving away their credit card and personal information after asking them to update their membership details.
President Obama today announced a wide-ranging response to Russian interference with the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
A number of fixes were issued on Wednesday for security vulnerabilities in Thunderbird 45.6.
The Obama administration is close to announcing sanctions against Russia for interfering with the 2016 presidential election, the Washington Post reported.
As cryptocurrency enjoys greater acceptance, it's no wonder there's been a correlative influx of schemes to grab some of the virtual loot during the lucrative holiday shopping season.
In recent weeks, fraudsters have managed to hack into a number of Groupon accounts in the UK.
While the FBI claimed probable cause when seeking a search warrant for Huma Abedin's laptop, the attorney who requested the warrant be unsealed says he sees no evidence of it.
A U.S. district court on Friday unsealed a federal indictment that charges three Romanian nationals with 21 counts of conspiracy, fraud and identity theft for their alleged roles in a cybercriminal operation known as Bayrob.
Microsoft security researchers are warning consumers about a string of fraudulent emails, purportedly from MasterCard, telling card owners they need to click on an attachment to avoid an unwanted charge.
Howard County (Indiana) government officials reported that more files than originally thought were impacted by a pair of ransomware attacks that took place in November.
Obama gave no indication when that retaliation might occur—he has only five weeks remaining in office—or what form it might take, pending the outcomes of "a whole range of assessments taking place among the agencies."
Amid reports that a CIA assessment found that Russia meddled in the U.S. presidential election to sway voters to Donald Trump, lawmakers from both sides of the aisle pledge full investigations.
Researchers was awarded nabbed a $10,000 Yahoo bug bounty for spotting a cross-site-scripting (XSS) vulnerability in the platform.
Multiple vulnerabilities in the PHP FormMail Generator site could allow a remote user to gain access to the form's administrator panel.
Hackers, flying beneath the radar, have been using script that's part of a WordPress theme to send spam.