Charges: Man Paid Hackers To Sabotage Ex-EmployerThe FBI says the case represents a growing form of cybercrime in which professional hackers are paid to inflict damage.
'Not Acceptable': Wisconsin Election Chair On Russian Hacking ConcernsIt was "not acceptable" for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to take nearly a year to notify Wisconsin that its voter registration system had been targeted by Russian hackers, the chairman of the state Elections Commission said Tuesday.
Wisconsin Officials Hoping For More Info On Attempted Russian HackingWisconsin elections officials are hoping to get more information as soon as Monday about an attempted hack of the state's voter registration system by Russians.
4 Steps to Take If Your Small Business Has Been HackedBeing hacked is a scary ordeal for any small business owner. Be sure to avoid serious complications accordingly.
Report: Russian Hackers Breached Voting Software Firm Russian hackers attacked at least one U.S. voting software supplier days before last year's presidential election, according to a government intelligence report leaked Monday that suggests election-related hacking penetrated further into U.S. voting systems than previously known.
Amid Ransomware Scare, Officials Vigilant For Signs Of Cyber AttackIt appears that the vicious cyber-attack launched Friday is showing signs of slowing its spread, but not until the ransomware, identified at "Wannacry," affected an estimated 300,000 computers in 150 countries.
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Cyber Attack Halts State Assessment Testing AgainIt was an all-too-familiar situation for the Minnesota Department of Education Wednesday. The commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Education says science assessment testing was suspended due to a cyber attack.
Minnesota IT Officials Stay Ever-Watchful Of Hacking ThreatWith an ever-growing trove of sensitive information to safeguard, state officials have taken last year's string of high-profile hacks into major companies to heart. Minnesota's network holds the same kinds of personal information unleashed by hackers at Target, Home Depot and other retailers — and then some.
Jennifer Lawrence On Celeb Hacking: ‘It Is Not A Scandal. It Is A Sex Crime’The people who chose to look at nude celebrity photos that hackers posted committed "a sexual offense," actress Jennifer Lawrence says in an exclusive interview with Vanity Fair in its November issues
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Newer Car Models May Have Become More HackableWith computers controlling more and more of the cars we drive, hackers are apparently on the prowl. A new report ranks the 2014 Jeep Cherokee the most hackable car on the road today.