| Aug 25, 2014
| 3:16 PM
When federal databases containing sensitive information on U.S. intelligence or nuclear weapons come under cyberattack, the agencies call on major companies like Lockheed Martin, Verizon and Booz Allen Hamilton — as well as a two-year-old startup in...
| Aug 24, 2014
| 8:11 AM
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran said on Sunday it had shot down an Israeli spy drone that was heading for its Natanz nuclear enrichment site, Iranian media reported.
"The downed aircraft was of the stealth, radar-evasive type and it intended to penetrate the...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Medical records and other data may have been compromised for at least 500 patients at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, the hospital said Friday, after an employee's laptop computer was stolen.
The laptop's hard drive may have had some...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 12:56 PM
A group of UCF students who won first place in a "cyber defense" contest in April got to meet Vice President Joe Biden and tour the White House this week as part of their prize.
The University of Central Florida students won the top spot in the...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 9:05 AM
BREMERTON The area's last typewriter repairman is 92 and he'll tell you all kinds of stories.
Bob Montgomery has the time for stories because he's not that busy these days. Time passes slowly in his fifth-floor space at a downtown Bremerton office...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:53 PM
WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is adding resources and agents in Pittsburgh to combat hackers after the Steel City's law enforcement agencies, universities and companies led the way on two landmark prosecutions.
The two cases targeting...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 6:43 AM
Google Inc is considering allowing online accounts for children under the age of 13 and give their parents control over how the service is used, according to media reports.
Google has been working on a version of YouTube, its video-sharing site, for...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:56 PM
Sometimes scammers try so hard to scare people into opening their wallets that they overdo it and lose their intended effect.
The email Birdine Remaley Jr. of Whitehall Township got recently is a good example.
It tried to be threatening and startled...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:15 AM
Joe Sullivan sat in a suite atop the Rio Hotel this week, with his iPhone’s Bluetooth and WiFi capabilities shut off.
Eighteen floors below Sullivan, who is the chief security officer at Facebook, were thousands of hackers who had descended on Las...
| Aug 7, 2014
We'll get right to the point, as time is of the essence in this fast-paced new world of connected cars and cybersecurity anxiety: You may be driving one of the "Most Hackable" cars as designated by researchers. On Wednesday, Twitter......
| Aug 15, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Jewel-Osco computers, containing customer credit and debit card information, have been affected by an "unlawful intrusion," the grocery store chain's corporate parent said Friday.
AB Acquisition said it had not determined whether any cardholder data was...