| 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 exposť 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 9, 2013
| 7:45 PM
The city of Hawthorne was forced to cancel its City Council meeting Tuesday after Web traffic overwhelmed the city’s website and prevented officials from posting the meeting agenda.
The website, down since last Monday, was flooded with traffic...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 12:30 PM
As the New York Times tried to wrestle back control of its website, AOL Inc. and Twitter Inc. quickly locked down parts of their own slate of domain addresses. But many other major websites continued to maintain limited security Wednesday morning.
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:05 PM
Melbourne IT, an Australian firm that allows website owners to buy addresses such as latimes.com, said the downtime suffered by the New York Times website Tuesday began when hackers gained access to the user name and password of one of the company's sales...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:47 AM
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 28, 2013
| 10:09 AM
WASHINGTON — The Syrian hacker group that has taken credit for causing outages on the websites of the New York Times and other news organizations probably will increase its activity if the U.S. launches military strikes on the Middle Eastern nation,...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 6:19 AM
WASHINGTON -- It’s a battle between one of the nation’s largest newspapers and what is suspected to be a group of hackers supporting Syrian President Bashar Assad, and for the moment at least, the hackers appear to be winning.
The New York...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 6:30 PM
A notorious hacker who claims to "fight for the dignity of Muslims" though peaceful means attacked Twitter on Tuesday, publishing private information online from the accounts of thousands of the social-media company's users.
The self-described Mauritania...