| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:05 AM
SÁO PAULO, Brazil -- On a June morning, just hours after protests over public transport, health and education had mushroomed into a nationwide movement, someone posted a video on YouTube. With dramatic music in the background, a masked figure speaking...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 5:29 PM
SAN DIEGO — A 22-year-old man from Huntington Beach was sentenced Monday to a year in federal prison for stealing the identities and computer passwords of more than 700 students so he could rig an election and become student body president at Cal...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 12:51 PM
A two-word change proposed to one of the nation's first online laws has triggered a battle between law enforcement and Internet libertarians.
On one side, top law enforcers for nearly every state, including Florida, are calling on Congress to change a...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 7:23 AM
Federal agents and local law enforcement agencies in Maryland and across the country have arrested more than 250 men and a handful of women in a month-long operation targeting "child predators" who are part of a "disturbing trend" of adults connecting...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Kate Gosselin has accused ex-husband Jon Gosselin of hacking her email and online bank accounts and stealing a hard drive from her computer and giving the information to the author of a “defamatory” tell-all book published last year. The...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:44 PM
NIXA, Mo - As cyber-crimes become more advanced, so is the software being used to track down criminals.
"He has software that goes out onto the Internet and searches for people that are sharing child pornography. His computer is able to identify those...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Shopping online offers 24/7 convenience and unlimited choices but can also cause concern for the level of security regarding credit card and personal information. Be a savvy online shopper by educating yourself on safe shopping tips.
According to The...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:57 PM
The latest Edward Snowden-powered exposé published by the New York Times, ProPublica and the Guardian is, to me, the most frightening. It reveals that the National Security Agency has moved beyond its historic role as a code-breaker to become a saboteur...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 9:10 AM
DUBAI (Reuters) - Syria's civil war and political strife in Egypt have thrown up new battlegrounds on the Web and driven a surge in cyber attacks in the Middle East, according to a leading Internet security company.
More than half of incidents in the...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:57 PM
First The New York Times; now the Canton Kayak Club?
The website for the group of urban paddling enthusiasts was the victim of an apparent hacking Wednesday and Thursday, bearing an image of a man on a horse with a spear and the messages "NO WAR!" and...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 8:42 AM
The city of Hawthorne has been besieged by protests since a video emerged of a police officer shooting a Rottweiler.
The city was forced to cancel its City Council meeting Tuesday after Web traffic overwhelmed the city’s website and prevented...