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Electronic medical records let doctors have all of your patient information at their fingertips, but they may also allow hackers the same privilege.
Police: Cyber attack compromised credit card info in MD A recent cyber attack targeted credit-card processing companies, including one with contracts in Maryland.
Cornell, 55, also will become chairman, the Minneapolis- based company said today in a statement.
China's foreign ministry accused Canada on Thursday of making irresponsible accusations lacking any credible evidence after Canada singled out Chinese hackers for attacking a key computer network and lodged a protest with Beijing.
A software vulnerability forced the shutdown of Canada Revenue Agency's electronic tax filing system in April.
The same tools that help millions of Americans work from home are being exploited by cybercriminals to break into the computer networks of retailers like Dallas-based Neiman Marcus and Target.
The Tor anonymous encryption service offers internet users a way to surf the web with anonymity and prides itself on the level of security it offers.
Hackers attacked the infrastructure of Tor, the anonymizing service, earlier this month in an incident that may have compromised a number of hidden services, according to an announcement posted today by the Tor Project's director, Roger Dingledine.
THE VIDEO GAMES INDUSTRY is at the mercy of a large scale advanced cyber attack campaign designed to steal source code, Dell's security arm Secureworks has revealed .
The recent cyber attack against Canada's National Research Council was not first time that foreign and domestic entities have been accused of illegally infiltrating Canadian corporate or government computers.
We're constantly being told that the internet of things is set to revolutionize the world we live in.
An open-source project has released the first free application for the iPhone that scrambles voice calls, which would thwart government surveillance or eavesdropping by hackers.
Aviation has suffered one of its worst weeks in memory, but industry analysts and safety experts say they can find no common themes.
As advocacy groups note Beijing's increasing influence over the media in Hong Kong , and after recent violent attacks against Hong Kong journalists , the Hong Kong Journalists Association declared the past year the " darkest for press freedom" in several decades .
There are some things in this world you're better off not trying, and dismantling a microwave to make a stick-mounted weapon is probably one of them.
Is it possible that your next password might be as simple and subtle as the way you type or hold your smartphone? If you hate trying to fill out those CAPTCHA forms with Secrets are used to keep our stuff safe on computers; for nearly three decades now, that secret has chiefly been a password, or in security lingo, "something you know."
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 12:18 am
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