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Cyber Crime

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  • Anthem hack raises fears about medical data

    Insurance giant Anthem Inc. suffered a massive data breach exposing the personal information of up to 80 million Americans — and it could have been even worse for consumers. The hackers didn't take sensitive medical information on patients or their...
  • Federal, state officials launch inquiries into Anthem data breach

    Numerous government investigations are underway into the data breach involving 80 million Americans at insurance giant Anthem Inc. Friday, officials from Anthem are meeting with staff members of a key congressional committee involved in cybersecurity....
  • Cyber hackers see potentially rewarding targets when they attack health care companies

    Health care is a treasure trove for criminals looking to steal reams of personal information, as the hacking of a database maintained by the second-largest U.S. health insurer proves. The latest breach at health insurer Anthem Inc. follows a year in...
  • Marylanders' data exposed in scores of hacks

    Marylanders' data exposed in scores of hacks
    It was a typical winter morning on the Twitter feed of Eastern Shore television station WBOC: a stream of messages about snowfall and a reminder to download the station's weather app for the latest updates. Then the Cyber Caliphate arrived. Just after...
  • Anthem hack Q&A: What you need to know

    As many as 80 million people may have had their personal information stolen in a massive hack at health insurance giant Anthem Inc. The data breach could be the largest cyber theft in the history of the healthcare industry. Here is what you need to...
  • Hackers access personal information for millions of health insurer Anthem's customers

    Hackers broke into a health insurance database storing information for about 80 million people in an attack bound to stoke fears many Americans have about the privacy of their most sensitive information. The attack on Blue Cross Blue Shield insurer...
  • Sony employees receive email threat claiming to be from hackers

    Sony employees receive email threat claiming to be from hackers
    Employees at Sony Pictures Entertainment received threatening emails on Friday that claimed to be from the group that carried out a massive cyber attack at the Hollywood film studio. The email said it came from GOP, the shorthand for "Guardians of Peace,...
  • Sony hackers preparing large 'Christmas Gift'

    Sony hackers preparing large 'Christmas Gift'
    The Sony hackers released a seventh dump of files online Saturday morning and promised a larger "Christmas gift" that will "put Sony Pictures into the worst state." A spokesman for Sony had no immediate comment. It's unknown what exactly the stolen...
  • Sony tries to make good after PlayStation network outage

    Sony tries to make good after PlayStation network outage
    Sony offered disgruntled gamers a “holiday thank you” to ring in the New Year, extending PlayStation Plus memberships and offering a one-time discount after a Christmastime cyber attack left its networks offline. The thank you includes...
  • Hollywood flunks the screen test

    The plot was so bizarre it was hard to believe: The government of North Korea, offended by an adolescent comedy that jokes about assassinating Kim Jong-un, warns Americans not to go see the movie because they might blow up any theatre that screens it....
  • Obama: Companies should tell customers of data hacks within 30 days

    President Barack Obama wants Congress to pass legislation requiring companies to inform customers within 30 days if their data has been hacked, a move that follows high-profile breaches at retailers including Target, Home Depot and Neiman Marcus. A...