Hack on Taiwanese bank. Hackers steal $60 million

Taiwan's Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said Monday that it was preparing to send investigators to Sri Lanka to seek further details on the reported...

Oilpro.com founder sentenced to prison for hacking into competitor’s computer system

The founder of an oil and gas networking website who pleaded guilty to hacking a rival site he had created and sold to DHI...

Cyber security alert: Malware aimed at critical cyber infrastructure

Cybersecurity firm FireEye has observed several high-volume FormBook malware distribution campaigns primarily taking aim at Aerospace, Defence Contractor, and Manufacturing sectors. A FireEye spokesperson said...

SmartBillions challenges hackers with $450,000 reward, gets hacked

SmartBillions, a so-called fully decentralized and transparent lottery system, managed by an Ethereum smart contract, recently challenged hackers to get through its smart contract’s...

Forrester Research, Inc says hackers stole sensitive reports

Forrester Research, Inc. announced that Forrester.com experienced a cybersecurity incident this week. To date, Forrester's investigation has determined that the attack was limited to content...

Disqus hacked!

Disqus, the developer of website comment systems used worldwide, just confessed one of its databases was swiped by hackers who stole more than 17.5...

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly’s personal cell phone was...

Personal cell phones and other mobile devices were banned from the White House’s West Wing by the Secret Service beginning this month after officials...

Equifax awarded $7.2 million IRS contract despite security breach

The IRS is paying Equifax millions for a login system that has been hacked—twice. On 4 October 2017, Internal Revenue Service officials faced questions during...

Greek court backs US request to extradite Russian over bitcoin laundering

A Greek court cleared the way on Wednesday for the extradition to the United States of a Russian, also wanted by Moscow, suspected of...

Forgot your password? Facebook tests face recognition technology

Last month, Apple introduced a new flagship phone which uses facial recognition systems to unlock devices and we became increasingly concerned about how it...