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The European Central Bank said on Thursday its website had been hacked and some email addresses and other contact information stolen but insisted no market-sensitive data were affected.
Board members heard information Wednesday night about a possible insurance policy that would protect details like student and faculty information.
StubHub , the eBay-owned online service for buying and reselling tickets, has been compromised by cyber crime, with 1,600 accounts hacked and $1.6 million in tickets bought fraudulently, USA Today reports.
Six people have been indicted for their roles in an international crime ring involving online ticket-reseller StubHub, officials announced Wednesday.
Hackers found their way into more than 1,000 of StubHub's customer accounts and fraudulently bought tickets through the online seller, the Associated Press reports.
Despite all the news about hackers infiltrating major corporations, most businesses continue to leave themselves woefully unprotected.
Hackers continue to play havoc with our computers and networks. Many viruses and other traps are designed primarily to damage your system in some way-by, say, corrupting your data, scrambling the operating system, or crashing the system somehow.
Two security experts who a year ago exposed methods for hacking the Toyota Prius and Ford Escape say they have developed technology that would keep cars safe from cyber attacks.
The global struggle against terrorism has "entered a new and dangerous phase" with growing threats posed by foreign fighters returning from the civil war in Syria and the vulnerability of critical systems to cyber attack, the original authors of the 9/11 Commission report concluded in a new analysis.
NEWS ANALYSIS: The Wall Street Journal and MSNBC were victims of hackers. The attacks show insecurity on major media platforms that can potentially be fixed.
We tend to think of musical instruments in fixed terms: that's a guitar, this is a saxophone, that's a synthesizer.
More than 30 financial institutions in six countries have been defrauded by sophisticated criminal software that convinces bank customers to install rogue smartphone programs, a major security company reported on Tuesday.
It's as easy for hackers to phish out your personal data as it is to sit in a canoe on a still pond, cast the bait and wait for the fish to bite.
Edward Snowden has upped the ante in his war against government surveillance, addressing attendees of a hacking conference to join together in fighting snooping by building tools to help protect the public.
Johannesburg: Hackers hijacked the Twitter accounts of Kenya's Ministry of Defence and its spokesman, sending out tweets Sunday and Monday about corruption and starving children.
Hackers are using the custom shortened links of real media outlets, including MSNBC and Fox News, to send readers to fake news sites instead.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 05:59 am
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