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50 min ago | Wired
We tend to think of musical instruments in fixed terms: that's a guitar, this is a saxophone, that's a synthesizer.
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5 hrs ago | DNA India
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.
6 hrs ago | Switched
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.
9 hrs ago | Computing.co.uk
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.
A man holds a sign which reads " MH17 Victims Rest In Peace" during a candlelight vigil for the victims who were on board the Malaysia Airlines jetliner.
Cybercriminals are spreading a new file-encrypting ransomware program that's more powerful and resilient than Cryptolocker, a threat recently shut down by the U.S. Department of Justice.
The supply-chain cyber-attack infiltrated logistics firms and robotics manufacturers for more than a year, according to new details provided by TrapX Security.
A military spokesman says the Twitter account run by Kenya's military has been taken over by hackers claiming to be from the activist collective Anonymous.
The drive can function in temperatures as low as 0C degrees or as high as 70C degrees, and function if accidentally submerged in water.
Trend Micro Inc has come together with mobile game developers from India and around Asia to set up the Safe Gaming Alliance.
If your organization's got a lot riding on the continued security of its confidential or proprietary data, then you need to stay informed on the threats and how to address them.
It was quite a coup for HOPE . At the 2014 hacker event, Hope X, in New York City this weekend, Edward Snowden delivered a speech to those in attendance, advocating the use of encryption online.
Cybercriminals have inserted government-grade malware into run-of-the-mill ransomware and online banking Trojans to bolster their ability to avoid detection and block tampering.
Hackers broke into the Wall Street Journal's Facebook page to claim that Air Force One possibly crashed over the Russian airspace rattling users' nerves.
The huge increase in hacking attacks against Israeli websites during the Gaza conflict is not the work of professional hackers or sophisticated pro-Palestinian activist groups, experts say.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 12:28 pm
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