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2 min ago | Network World
Target paid the price for its apparent failure; other big firms follow the same pattern and could face the same fate, analyst say Companies that suffer major data breaches almost always portray themselves as victims of cutting edge attack techniques and tools.
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4 hrs ago | West Australian
Hackers knocked out the Russian presidency's website several times on Friday and brought down the central bank website, the Kremlin press service said.
4 hrs ago | Russia Taday
Unidentified hackers brought down the Russian presidency's site and the Central Bank's web page in a wave of online-attacks.
A BACKDOOR found in Samsung Galaxy smartphones and tablets allows hackers to remotely access and modify data, a security firm has claimed.
Web browser or Office suite? Microsoft's and Google's office productivity and collaboration clouds pit rich and complex against simple and lean more A recent IDG Market Pulse survey found that IT organizations are questioning their long-term viability as a professional computing tool, citing limitations around functionality, durability and ... (more)
Her ox was gored. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Sen. Dianne Feinstein is angry, charging that the CIA has turned on lawmakers.
Being the hacker consultant for "House of Cards" sounds like a great job, but it has its limitations: You can control the rats, but not the guinea pigs.
Employees arrange shopping carts in lines for customers at a Target Corp. store in Chicago last year.
Since the dawn of the computing age, hackers and network security professionals have been in a constant tug of war between advancements and innovation, success and failure.
It seems like President Obama was pretty serious about that cyber attack list he drew up last year -- his nominee candidate for NSA Director, Admiral Michael Rogers, just told the Senate that the military is building several new cyber combat units.
A Good Samaritan hacker has notified an app developer and the public of a vulnerability in the free messaging app WhatsApp that allows other app developers to access chat histories, rather than exploiting the flaw.
The way we secure digital transactions could soon change. An international team has demonstrated a form of quantum cryptography that can protect people doing business with others they may not know or trust - a situation encountered often on the internet and in everyday life, for example at a bank's ATM.
Read how a new modern security platform safely enables any technology and application.
One of the recent revelations by Edward Snowden is that the U.S. National Security Agency is currently developing a quantum computer.
This Ohio resident is the third person to win 10 games of Jeopardy! in a row. Who is Arthur Chu? On Monday's show, 30-year-old Arthur took the lead quickly and won $16,200.
CIA Director John Brennan challenged allegations made Tuesday by a senator that the CIA hacked into computers used by staffers from the Senate Intelligence Committee, calling the notion "beyond the scope of reason."