ThyssenKrupp, one of the largest global steel manufacturers, has confirmed that it was hit by hackers and that sensitive trade secrets have been stolen as part of a “massive” cyberattack. The data breach, which was uncovered by the firm’s internal
Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya’s Twitter account appears to have been hacked. The alleged hackers have hijacked Mallya’s account and are currently leaking the industrialist’s personal and sensitive information.
A pseudonymous hacker group called Legion has claimed responsibility for the attack
Some of Australia’s leading minds from software development firms, Queensland’s public safety agencies and technology companies recently came together in Brisbane for an intensive, 48-hour technology hackathon.
For those unfamiliar with the term, hackathons bring people together to engage in
Multiple forgery and identity theft reports were included in Mountain Brook Police Department’s Dec. 8 community update, along with scam alert notes from the department.
On Dec. 6, a woman presented a forged check that she had received from a
The emergence of cybercrime as a global phenomenon is causing the FBI and Justice Department to increasingly rely on international law enforcement collaboration, legal treaties and informal agreements in addition to cooperation from the private sector, Assistant Attorney General for
With devices connected to the internet these days, protecting your privacy has never been more challenging.
Malicious hackers and governments can monitor the most private communications, browsing habits and other data breadcrumbs of anyone who owns a phone, tablet, laptop
The gaming industry has given us many things — hours of joy, challenging obstacles and the satisfaction of achieving something far greater than ourselves.
So to have all of that trampled on by some gladiator-ranked, PvP scamming, botting cheater in
Pledge to cooperate on what has been a thorny issue in Sino-US ties made by Beijing’s public security minister during talks in Washington
China’s top security official has informed Washington that Beijing is looking forward to working with the Trump
A former Des Moines tax preparer has been charged with tax fraud.
Lony Tap Gatwas was charged November 21 in an 18-count indictment with preparing and presenting false tax returns, wire fraud and aggravated identity theft, U.S. Attorney Kevin E.
Evidence reveals new details about major hacks
A series of security breaches that stuck prestigious law firms last year was more pervasive than reported and was carried out by people with ties to the Chinese government, according to evidence seen
A hacker in Turkey has been trying to encourage distributed denial-of-attacks by making it into a game, featuring points and prizes for attempting to shut down political websites.
The DDoS platform, translated as Surface Defense in English, has been prompting
The Midland Police Department and Wells Fargo are alerting the public to be aware of an identity theft phishing scam being perpetrated through text messages.
MPD posted a warning about the scam on its Facebook page at about 11:15 a.m.
A Wolverhampton-based bank has come under fire after thieves stole PCs containing the personal details of tens of thousands of customers, exposing them to identity theft.
Some 25,000 current and former Charter Savings Bank (CSB) customers and mortgage applicants with
With more and more people logging into e-wallets or m-wallets for daily payments, the target for hackers has increased exponentially, experts warn, suggesting that upgraded security is the only way to safeguard millions of first-time users and small and medium
The digital defense contract may be the biggest of its kind this year.
The United States Air Force has awarded an $18.8 million contract for digital defense software to Endgame, the cybersecurity firm told Fortune.
Multiple analysts with whom Fortune
Russia claims that it was cyber attacked by a foreign spy service, but no evidence of unusual activity was found on the servers of the web hosting company used for the alleged attack.
According to CSO, the Russian
Last week, a mysterious group calling itself The Shadow Brokers dumped online a series of hacking tools associated with the NSA. The leak provided an unprecedented look into the actual tools that the NSA uses to hack its targets, and
A notable blockchain industry investor was hacked today, the latest target in a string of apparent social engineering attacks that have taken aim at cryptocurrency users.
The hackers claim to have stolen and liquidated 110,000 REP (upwards of $300,000) in
A former IT technician working for travel website Expedia pleaded guilty in a US federal court this week (5 December) for hacking into the emails of senior company executives and using stolen information to illegally profit from an insider trading
A database in the University of Wisconsin Law School was the target of computer hacking and may have leaked students’ personal information, officials said.
UW officials became aware of the hack on Nov.3, according to the release. The hack targeted