How To Keep Your Smart Devices Hacker-Proof This Holiday SeasonMany of us will be giving or receiving smart home devices this holiday season -- but many of those devices are vulnerable to hackers if you don't take steps to protect yourself.
Medtronic Recalls Insulin Pumps Over Concerns For Hacking RiskIn its warning, the FDA noted that these devices pose the risk of someone nearby connecting wirelessly and then potentially hacking into the devices.
Man Admits To Hacking Minnesota Databases Over Cop AcquittalA Minnesota man admitted Thursday that he hacked into state government databases in 2017 as an act of retaliation after the acquittal of an officer who fatally shot Philando Castile during a 2016 traffic stop.
How To Protect Yourself From Cyber Criminals While Shopping OnlineAs consumers continue to spend a record-breaking amount of money online this holiday season, cyber criminals are waiting for retailers and shoppers’ mistakes. Staying vigilant of the details when shopping online often makes a big difference in protecting information.
Latvian Man Sentenced In Star Tribune Hacking SchemeA Latvian man was sentenced in Mpls. to nearly 3 years for his involvement in a hacking scheme that cost internet users millions.
Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
Cyberattack Gains Access To Hennepin County Email SystemHennepin County officials say an email cyberattack compromised the accounts of about 20 employees, and the hackers used the accounts to send malicious emails.
12 Russian Intelligence Officers Indicted For Hacking In 2016 ElectionThe DOJ says the Russians intended to interfere with the 2016 presidential election, and all 12 defendants are members of the GRU, a Russian intelligence agency.
Man Allegedly Angry Over Castile Case Charged In HackingThe day after Jeronimo Yanez's acquittal, Vigilance, who used The Joker as a profile picture, tweeted that the state databases were hacked.
Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For CyberattacksJohn Kelsey Gammell earlier pleaded guilty to federal hacking conspiracy charges.
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.