The founder of a professional networking site was sentenced to a year and one day in prison after hacking into a competitor's database and attempting to sell his site to the same company whose database he hacked.
A webshell used to harvest credentials from an unnamed Middle Eastern organisation appears to be targeting Israeli institutions and may possibly be linked to the Iranian APT group OilRig.
Researchers have demonstrated a way for remote attackers to exfiltrate data from and send malicious commands to air-gapped networks, using infrared surveillance cameras.
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Hackers leak more celeb nude pics - Dakota Johnson joins former sports couple Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn, actress Kristen Stewart, performers Miley Cyrus and Katharine McPhee, and model Stella Maxwell.
Cyber-attack on photovoltiac panels could bring down power and have a domino effect on the rest of the electricity supply, both nationally and potentially, continentally.
Is Malwaretech, aka Marcus Hutchins, innocent? The FBI says Hutchins wrote the code for the Kronos banking Trojan. Without seeing all the evidence from both sides, it's impossible to know for sure.
Older versions of Amazon Echo are vulnerable, and though physical access to the device is needed, this is more achievable with second hand devices.
It looks like China is the latest to apply quantum cryptology to create a supposedly unhackable network. But just how valid are these claims?
The group is known for attacking government, security and academic institutions around the world.
Research shows most security pros would disable security to allow employees more freedom to get their work done.
The agreement follows a number of high profile cyber-attacks on banking systems around the world, which has brought banking security to the top of the agenda.
The head of the UK's National Cyber Security Centre has written to political parties warning of potential Russian-backed hacking to sway the British electorate.
Hacking tools from the isolated, high-security network situated inside the CIA's Centre for Cyber Intelligence have allegedly been released by Wikileaks who hope to instigate conversation around the moral use of cyber-weapons.
A spamming group called River City Media, led by well-known spammers Alvin Slocombe and Matt Ferris, has had its database of 1.4 billion records leaked.
A plethora of vulnerabilities across multiple models and brands of robots is leaving cyber-security experts scratching their heads, wondering why we are making the same old mistakes again.
The mobile forensics company Cellebrite is slowly catching up with its abilities to exfiltrate data from mainstream mobile phones, and has come under criticism for selling its technology to autocratic regimes.
Freedom Hosting II, a major Dark web host has been hacked, resulting in 381,000 user emails leaking onto the public internet.
Cyber-security blogger Brian Krebs spoke at Microsoft BlueHat IL on the psychology of the modern-day supervillain hacker and outlining key threats.
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Alonzo Knowles, 24, a Bahamian man who goes by the alias "Jeff Moxey," was sentenced on Tuesday for hacking into the email accounts of entertainment, media and sports professionals and stealing their digital property for profit.
Tesco Bank was allegedly warned of fraudsters using "Glitch 91" to steal money, and failed to protect its customers.
Cyber-security firm Group IB has released a report on a group currently ransacking ATMs throughout Europe using malware which causes ATMs to spit out cash.
Security researcher Samy Kamkar rolled out a hacking tool dubbed PoisonTap that can crack into a locked computer fully exposing the device to a myriad of potential hacking problems.
A hacking group went to trial Tuesday on charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud in an alleged hacking scheme against the EA Sports video game FIFA.
A research team has set up a chain reaction attack that would take over Philips Hue smart lightbulbs across entire cities
Joomla flaws - unpatched websites may already be infected
The hacking group named The Shadow Brokers has released more NSA-related files, these are said to show IP addresses linked to the Equation Group, a hacking group believed to be an NSA contractor.
Security researchers have warned that a number of vulnerabilities in an insulin pump could enable a hacker to put a diabetic patient's life at risk.