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3 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville
With major retailers being hit by hackers and security breaches, consumers are more skeptical of someone gaining access to their personal information.
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7 hrs ago | Reuters
The next hacker playground: the open seas - and the oil tankers and container vessels that ship 90 percent of the goods moved around the planet.
9 hrs ago | CIO
CSO - Ilio Kolochenko, CEO of High-Tech Bridge, a Swiss information security company, gave the keynote address on governments' role in cybersecurity this past Sunday at the Regional cybersecurity Summit in Oman.
14 hrs ago | Reuters
The FBI has warned healthcare providers their cybersecurity systems are lax compared to other sectors, making them vulnerable to attacks by hackers searching for Americans' personal medical records and health insurance data.
14 hrs ago | MarketWatch
Hacking into a website may seem like a great way to steal a few bucks, but many cyber criminals are just in it for a few laughs .
14 hrs ago | National Public Radio
Browsers are supposed to keep passwords and other sensitive data safe, but a technical flaw in a widely used padlock security technology allows hackers to grab the information anyway.
17 hrs ago | Switched
Just about every kind of healthcare related entity-hospitals, rehab centers, pharma companies, insurance carriers and more-have been and continue to be compromised by cyber criminals.
21 hrs ago | Sky News
The Chinese government will try to patch up the outdated Windows XP operating system -because it is too expensive to upgrade.
The panic over the Heartbleed bug is proving to be a convenient distraction for hackers using standard techniques in a fresh wave of attacks targeting at least 18 U.S. universities, according to a computer security researcher.
Iowa State University says there is no evidence the data files containing the confidential information were accessed but it is still warning nearly 30,000 former students to be vigilant about their identity protection.
Online shoppers and internet bank customers are being warned to change their passwords to reduce the risk of falling victim to the online bug that can allow hackers to snatch credit card and bank details.
Classical cryptography provides security based on unproven mathematical assumptions and depends on the technology available to an eavesdropper.
The iPhone jailbreak community is facing a malware threat that steals user's Apple IDs and passwords.
Michaels has announced that its Wilmington's store at Mayfaire Town Center was one of the chain's outlets targeted by hackers last year and part of January this year.
CBR rounds up five vulnerabilities already found in Google Glass by hackers just a week after Google made the high-tech specs available to the entire public for one day.
We seem to be in the middle of another wave of Twitter hacking, with spammers worming their way into your account so they can bombard your followers with tweets about miracle weight loss tips.
The Heartbleed security bug is set to cost millions to clean up, according to an internet company that has crunched the numbers on the extra internet traffic costs imposed by it.