Roman Seleznev, a Russian born master hacker, has been sentenced to 27 years in prison for the unprecedented scale of his financial crimes.
Black Duck's new report showcasing widespread vulnerabilities in open source software challenges the widely and tightly held belief in Linus' law.
A breach on the card systems of a major international hotel chain looks much larger than initially expected.
After alleged comments from Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel appeared in Variety, hackers in India, as yet unidentified, took the disparaging remarks personally and in an apparent act of revenge claimed to have posted personal details of 1.7 million Snapchat users online.
An update to car parking payment app "RingGo" has led to the exposure of the personal details of thousands of UK drivers.
The threat actors have reportedly changed the bank-deposit information on the compromised accounts to steal thousands from the users.
Almost 1.4 billion data records compromised in 2016 as hackers targeted large-scale databases across multiple industries.
Brian Vecci discusses last year's Sports Direct data breach and how the company has been accused of failing to tell its employees that their personal details may have been accessed by a hacker.
The New York attorney general has announced a large rise in reported data breaches over 2016.
Three Mobile customers of Three UK are reporting logging into their accounts only to find the information of complete strangers.
One IT administrator is being sued by a former employer for allegedly accessing the company's networks in his new job to gain some kind of competitive advantage.
After a long legal battle, US retailer Neiman Marcus will pay a settlement of US$1.6 million (£1.2 million) in the wake of a 2013 data breach.
One cyber-security company has spotted McDonald's India leaking the personally identifiable information of millions of customers.
Trump's first budget intends to strengthen the federal state of cyber-security by allotting $1.5 billion to the Department of Homeland Security.
In a manner that is becoming too familiar, hackers have once again broken into the iCloud accounts of female celebrities.
A Northern California court has issued an indictment for four individuals - two Russian hackers and two Russian intelligence officials for the massive breach on Yahoo in 2015
An unnamed lieutenant colonel's unsecured backup drive is the alleged cause of leak which exposed the private personal details of over 4000 US Air Force Officers.
Yahoo shareholders will be voting soon on whether to approve a severance package that would award the departing CEO Marissa Mayer with more than US$23 million in cash and stock.
Nearly 100 suspects have been arrested by Chinese police in a nationwide crackdown on data theft.
The details of thousands of NHS staffers in Wales have been stolen from the servers of a private contractor, Landauer.
Reports have come in from TalkTalk customers saying that they're the targets of a tech support scam. Further investigation has linked the scam to two call centres in India.
Home Depot has settled its class action suit, agreeing to pay out millions of US dollars for failing to protect the credit card data of over 50 million customers in a 2014 breach.
A debate has been sparked as to whether the illicit premiums made on healthcare records could soon be eclipsed by the theft of W-2 records in the US
More than one million Yahoo and Gmail accounts - including usernames, email addresses and plain text passwords - are reportedly for sale on the dark web
A recent regulatory filing from Yahoo has revealed more victims of its 2014 breach. This time, it is not just users but Yahoo's senior executives.
A Boeing employee seeking assistance with an Excel formatting issue emailed a spreadsheet to his spouse containing personal data of 36,000 Boeing employees.
Noam Rosenfeld discusses how forensics is used to understand the scale of a breach, damage done and the cyber-criminal who committed the offence.
After nearly a year of negotiations and the disclosure of two of the largest breaches ever reported, Verizon and Yahoo have finally come to a deal with Yahoo being discounted by a hefty sum.
Last month, an Algerian-linked hacking group defaced the website of Aberdeen City Council.
Chris Welch discusses what healthcare organisations in the UK should be doing to protect themselves against cyber-attacks.