The world's five biggest cyber threats
Five big threats plague our age of the internet, prominent security expert Eugene Kaspersky tells the BBC.
How to hoax a hacker: 'honeypot passwords'
US researchers say gives hackers fake data in response to incorrect password guesses, fooling the hacker repeatedly into thinking they have a 'real' password.
Internet Explorer users risk having their computers taken over
A major security flaw affecting several versions of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer web browser was discovered over the weekend, and the percentage of computer users that could be compromised by the exploit is absolutely staggering.
Google to offer $3 million in bounties for successful Chrome OS hacks
Mountain View, Calif. (UPI) Jan 24, 2013 - U.S. tech giant Google says it will pay a combined total of nearly $3 million to hackers who can find security weaknesses in its Chrome OS computer software.
Microsoft No idea What to Do after breached by Syrian Electronic Army
Yesterday the @Official_SEA16 announced a breach on Xboxs twitter account and shortly after started posting from that account. Not to long after they have continued on the breach spree with an attack on the Microsoft official blogs website and twitter accounts. It also appears that now they have also
Criminals used Target vendor's credentials to steal customer details
Around 40 million credit and debit card details and 70 million other private records were stolen by hackers accessing the US retailers' payment system using an unidentified sales assistant's details.
Hacker Jeremy Hammond attacks US cyberwars from behind bars
Only hours before a federal judge dismissed concerns over a possible conflict of interest and refused to step down in the case against hacker Jeremy Hammond, the defendant issued a strong-worded assault critiquing the government that’s prosecuting him.