Cryptocurrency mining affects over 500 million people

Over 500 million people are inadvertently mining cryptocurrencies through their computers after visiting websites that are running background mining software, researchers have discovered. Research by...

Pizza Hut got hacked, waited 2 weeks to tell customers

Pizza Hut told about 60,000 customers over the weekend that they should start canceling their credit cards. Pizza Hut is facing a lot of angry...

Vladimir Putin endorses Russia’s new cryptocurrency ‘CryptoRuble’

According to Russian publication AIF, a closed-doors meeting between President Putin and Moscow’s political elite at the city’s Capital Club led to Putin make...

Critical Wi-Fi security flaw puts millions of devices at risk

WPA2 protocol used by vast majority of wifi connections has been broken by Belgian researchers, highlighting potential for internet traffic to be exposed. "Krack...

What is An Initial Coin Offering and why is it considered...

What is An Initial Coin Offering? An unregulated means by which funds are raised for a new cryptocurrency venture. An Initial Coin Offering (ICO) is...

The Internal Revenue Service has suspended its $7.25 million contract with...

The Internal Revenue Service has suspended its $7.25 million contract with Atlanta-based Equifax, the agency announced Friday. The decision came a day after the company...

New Android ransomware encrypts your phone and changes your PIN

A new form of Android ransomware encrypts victims' data and changes their PIN, making it almost impossible to get their files back without paying...

Swedish transport agencies targeted in cyber attack

Swedish transport authorities were hit by a cyber attack on Thursday morning, a day after trains were delayed as a result of another attack...

Equifax website got hacked again? No, not quite

When Equifax's interim CEO penned a letter of apology on The Wall Street Journal, he admitted that it will take a lot of effort...

Hacker “Alf” Stole 30GB of Data on Australia’s Fighter Jets, Planes,...

Top secret technical information about new fighter jets, navy vessels, and surveillance aircraft has been stolen from an Australian defence contractor. Dan Tehan, the minister...