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Bitcoin is a type of digital currency established in 2009 as an inexpensive payment method than can be used to buy merchandise and make transactions online.
6 hrs ago | Government Executive
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration satellite data was stolen from a contractor's personal computer last year, but the agency could not investigate the incident because the employee refused to turn over the PC, according to a new inspector general report.
8 hrs ago | Forbes.com
In 2014, cyber attacks and data breaches don't look like they're going to slow down.
A SCOT who hacked into some of the world's most secure computer networks is offering his services as an IT consultant.
The e-mail terrified the young mother. "What if I told you I had pics of you?" the writer asked.
Social authentication. A hacker will have a harder time hacking into your Facebook account if he or she must identify your friends via photos.
See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.
EMC announced its second quarter earnings on July 23, reporting a 5% year-on-year growth in net revenues to $5.9 billion.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) The ongoing cyber-attacks on web and social sites operated by the government, the military and top leaders is part of an effort to expose corruption in Kenya, a 'hacktivist' group has claimed.
Michael Mann knows his crime dramas. Heat is one of the most celebrated crime flicks of all time.
You never know when malware will bite. Even browsing an online restaurant menu can download malicious code, put there by hackers.
In today's threatscape, antivirus software provides little piece of mind, and antimalware scanners on the whole are horrifically inaccurate, especially with exploits less than 24 hours old.
Laurence Brinkmeyer appears at his arraignment in Manhattan Supreme Court on Friday.
Personal data including text messages, contact lists and photos can be extracted from iPhones through previously unpublicized techniques by Apple Inc employees, the company acknowledged this week.
Account takeover is a huge problem for most companies, says Robert Capps, who until recently was in charge of anti-fraud initiatives at StubHub.
Federal authorities in the United States have unsealed their fourth set of charges in nine months against Lauri Love, a 29-year-old British man accused of hacking US government and private sector websites.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 12:23 pm
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