| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:43 AM
The New York Times' website outage Wednesday morning has led to speculation that the newspaper may have been the victim of a cyberattack.
The Times disclosed in May that its website had suffered a distributed denial-of-service attack that resulted in...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 4:12 PM
SOUTH BEND -- The pictures your kids post on social media could keep them from getting into college, or worse – a pedophile could find them and try to force your kids to do unthinkable things. That’s according to St. Joseph County cyber crimes...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:16 PM
Imagine a stranger not only spying on your child, but talking to them too. It happened to a Houston dad. He heard a man yelling at his little girl through her baby monitor. Marc Gilbert says he used internet cameras as a baby monitor to watch his...
| 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 6, 2013
| 4:32 PM
The auto industry has been abuzz about connecting cars via wireless networks ??? a pathway toward better real-time traffic and navigation, more passenger entertainment features, safety-hazard warnings and eventually driverless cars ??? for years. Some...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:07 PM
A recent review by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology said that the school could have done more to reduce pressure on Internet activist Aaron Swartz, who grew up in Highland Park and committed suicide in January as he awaited trial charges that...
| Aug 3, 2013
In an industry with a lot of new competition, Belcamp-based SafeNet is a cybersecurity old hand: It's celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.
To put that into context: SafeNet predates the World Wide Web.
The company, founded with a focus on...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 6:12 PM
Rafael Mation came to the United States four years ago from Brazil with a degree in accounting and an interest in pursuing a career in English.
But somewhere along the way, the 27-year-old Anne Arundel Community College student and Roland Park...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Hoping to reignite interest in the bizarre kidnapping and mysterious return of his mother, former Oriole Cal Ripken Jr. has announced a $100,000 reward for information leading to the man responsible.
"In our minds, this is important, not only for us and...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:41 PM
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Acquitted of the most serious charge against him, Army Pfc. Bradley Manning still faces up to 136 years in prison for leaking government secrets to the website WikiLeaks, and his fate rests with a judge who will begin...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 4:27 PM
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology did nothing overtly wrong in handling hacktivist Aaron Swartz's criminal prosecution and did not push for his punishment, according to an internal review released Tuesday after months of self-examination....