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Google Discloses An Unpatched Windows Bug (Again) 116 comments
Krebs: 'Men Who Sent SWAT Team, Heroin to My Home Sentenced' 185 comments
Used Cars Can Still Be Controlled By Their Previous Owners' Apps 100 comments
A Source Code Typo Allowed An Attacker To Steal $592,000 In Cryptocurrency 85 comments
RSA Conference Attendees Get Hacked 52 comments
Congressman Calls For Probe Into Trump's Unsecured Android Phone 503 comments
Researchers Discover Security Problems Under the Hood of Automobile Apps 27 comments
Deleting Your Yahoo Email Account? Yeah, Good Luck With That 100 comments
Scottish Court Awards Damages For CCTV Camera Pointed At Neighbor's House 95 comments
Bipartisan Bill Seeks Warrants For Police Use of 'Stingray' Cell Trackers 113 comments
JavaScript Attack Breaks ASLR On 22 CPU Architectures 154 comments
Yahoo Notifying Users of Malicious Account Activity as Verizon Deal Progresses 17 comments
IT Decisions Makers and Executives Don't Agree On Cyber Security Responsibility 118 comments
Russian Cyberspies Blamed For US Election Hacks Are Now Targeting Macs 250 comments
Microsoft Delays February Patch Tuesday Indefinitely 88 comments
Microsoft Calls For 'Digital Geneva Convention' 144 comments
Story Of a Country Which Has Built a Centralized Biometrics Database Of 1.1B People But Appears To Be Mishandling It Now 57 comments
Michael Flynn Resigns As Trump's National Security Adviser 892 comments
Ransomware Insurance Is Coming 86 comments
Encrypted Email Is Still a Pain in 2017 216 comments
Trend Micro's Own Cybersecurity Blog Gets Hacked 17 comments
College Network Attacked With Its Own Insecure IoT Devices 53 comments
Mission Possible: Self-Destructing Phones Are Now a Reality 142 comments
Senators Push Trump Administration For Clarity On Privacy Act Exclusions 135 comments
Russia Considers Sending Snowden Back To US As a 'Gift' To Trump 294 comments
Former CIA Analyst Sues Defense Department To Vindicate NSA Whistleblowers 22 comments
Google Might Be Gearing Up To Remove Millions of Play Store Apps Next Month 53 comments
State-sponsored Hackers Targeting Prominent Journalists, Google Warns 102 comments
Attacks On WordPress Sites Intensify As Hackers Deface Over 1.5 Million Pages 119 comments
Republicans Are Reportedly Using a Self-Destructing Message App To Avoid Leaks 325 comments
RSA: Ban On Booth Babes Has Been No Big Deal 233 comments
Arby's Probes Possible Data Breach Affecting 355,000 Credit Cards 49 comments
NSA Contractor Indicted Over Mammoth Theft of Classified Data 156 comments
72% of 'Anonymous' Browsing History Can Be Attached To the Real User 67 comments
Iris Scans and Fingerprints Could Be Your Ticket On British Rail 75 comments
Dozens of Popular iOS Apps Vulnerable To Intercept of TLS-Protected Data 53 comments
DRM Company Denuvo Forgets To Secure Its Server, Leaks Two Years Of Emails 77 comments
14,000 Domains Dropped Dyn's DNS Service After Mirai Attack 27 comments
Anonymous Takes Down 10,613 Dark Web Portals 120 comments
Can The Mayhem AI Automate Bug-Patching? 23 comments
Which US Cities Have The Worst Malware Infection Rates? 52 comments
Privacy-Centric Linux Distro Tails 3.0 Will Drop 32-Bit Processor Support 97 comments
A Hacker Just Pwned Over 150,000 Printers Exposed Online 75 comments
Zero-Day Windows Security Flaw Can Crash Systems, Cause BSODs 64 comments
Hacker Dumps iOS Cracking Tools Allegedly Stolen From Cellebrite 86 comments
Windows DRM-Protected Files Used To Decloak Tor Browser Users 150 comments
The Netherlands Opts For Manual Vote-Count Amid Cyberattack Fears 117 comments
Ransomware Completely Shuts Down Ohio Town Government 106 comments
Cisco Patches 'Prime Home' Flaw That Allowed Hackers To Reach Into People's Homes 19 comments
HTTPS Adoption Has Reached the Tipping Point 85 comments
Google Chrome Engineer Says Windows Defender 'the Only Well Behaved Antivirus', Cites 'Tons of Empirical Data' 231 comments
2K Games Wins the Right To Store and Share Your Biometric Facial Data 60 comments
Secret Rules Make It Pretty Easy For the FBI To Spy On Journalists 189 comments
Google Hands Over $3M in Bug Bounties as Payouts Soar For New Android Flaws 28 comments
Netgear Exploit Found in 31 Models Lets Hackers Turn Your Router Into a Botnet 57 comments
Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome 95 comments
Google Removes Plugin Controls From Chrome, Reports Claim 106 comments
Facebook's New Tool Looks To Replace Traditional Two-Factor Authentication 75 comments
'Here's Where Google Hid Chrome's SSL Certificate Information' 105 comments
Ransomware Infects a Hotel's Key System 203 comments
Who Hacked The Washington D.C. Police Surveillance Cameras? 81 comments
Police Department Loses Years Worth of Evidence In Ransomware Incident 131 comments
iPhone 7 Ousts Samsung Galaxy Note 4 As 'Device of Choice' For UK Defense Officials 55 comments
Remote Attackers Can Force Samsung Galaxy Devices Into Never-Ending Reboot Loop 71 comments
Twitter Releases National Security Letters 16 comments
You Don't Need an Antivirus (Except Microsoft's Built-in on Windows), Says Former Firefox Developer 352 comments
Breach Notification Website LeakedSource Allegedly Raided By Feds 35 comments
Chrome Now Reloads Pages 28% Faster 124 comments
Russia Arrests Top Kaspersky Lab Security Researcher On Charges of Treason 84 comments
Gmail Will Soon Block JavaScript File Attachments 53 comments
Dropbox Kept Files Around For Years Due To 'Delete' Bug 73 comments
Viruses, Spyware Found in 'Alarming' Number of Android VPN Apps 52 comments
Yahoo Sale To Verizon Delayed After Hack Disclosures 12 comments
Ransomware Infects All St Louis Public Library Computers 163 comments
Yahoo Faces SEC Probe Over Data Breaches 21 comments
FBI Is Probing Sundance Cyberattack That Forced Box Office To Close 37 comments
Android Device's Pattern Lock Can Be Cracked Within Five Attempts, Researchers Show 147 comments
Database Attacks Spread To CouchDB, Hadoop, and ElasticSearch Servers 67 comments
Army Bug Bounty Researcher Compromises US Defense Department's Internal Network 49 comments
Geek Avenges Stolen Laptop By Remotely Accessing Thief's Facebook Account 377 comments
The SHA-1 End Times Have Arrived 50 comments
Pwn2Own 2017 Offers Big Bounties For Linux, Browser, and Apache Exploits 56 comments
Are Squirrels A Bigger Threat To Our Critical Infrastructure? 150 comments
Google Pressured 90,000 Android Developers Over Insecure Apps 50 comments
Lavabit Is Relaunching 54 comments
Top Security Researchers Ask The Guardian To Retract Its WhatsApp Backdoor Report 70 comments
Viral Chinese Selfie App Meitu, Valued at Over $5 Billion, Phones Home With Personal Data 81 comments
Trump Trades in Android Phone For Secret Service-Approved Device 206 comments
ProtonMail Adds Tor Onion Site To Fight Risk Of State Censorship 26 comments
Krebs Pinpoints the Likely Author of the Mirai Botnet 98 comments
Julian Assange Will Not Hand Himself In Because Chelsea Manning's Release Won't Happen Immediately, Lawyer Says 564 comments
Malwarebytes Discovers 'First Mac Malware of 2017' 60 comments
Ukraine's Power Outage Was a Cyber Attack, Says Power Supplier 59 comments
Dutch Developer Added Backdoor To Websites He Built, Phished Over 20,000 Users 123 comments
Blockchain Technology Could Save Banks $12 Billion a Year 109 comments
President Obama Commutes Chelsea Manning's Sentence 798 comments
Microsoft: Windows 7 Does Not Meet the Demands of Modern Technology; Recommends Windows 10 503 comments
Google Reveals Its Servers All Contain Custom Security Silicon 118 comments
Microsoft's Security Bulletins Will End In February 39 comments
Hackers Corrupt Data For Cloud-Based Medical Marijuana System 146 comments
Student Hacker Faces 10 Years in Prison For Spyware That Hit 16,000 Computers 181 comments
Hamas 'Honey Trap' Dupes Israeli Soldiers 109 comments
Petition With Over 1 Million Signatures Urges President Obama To Pardon Snowden 273 comments
Faulty Phone Battery May Have Caused Fire That Brought Down EgyptAir Flight MS80 142 comments
Trump's Cyber Security Advisor Rudy Giuliani Runs Ancient, Utterly Hackable Website 280 comments
Security Experts Rebut The Guardian's Report That Claimed WhatsApp Has a Backdoor 114 comments
Fingerprinting Methods Identify Users Across Different Browsers On the Same PC 88 comments
Europe Calls For Mandatory 'Kill Switches' On Robots 173 comments
Obama Changed Rules Regarding Raw Intelligence, Allowing NSA To Share Raw Data With US's Other 16 Intelligence Agencies 205 comments
Hacker Steals 900 GB of Cellebrite Data 69 comments
Japan Researchers Warn of Fingerprint Theft From 'Peace' Sign 119 comments
Implantable Cardiac Devices Could Be Vulnerable To Hackers, FDA Warns 60 comments
Buggy Domain Validation Forces GoDaddy To Revoke SSL Certificates 33 comments
Latest Adobe Acrobat Reader Update Silently Installs Chrome Extension 145 comments
Microsoft Anti-Porn Workers Sue Over PTSD 305 comments
Windows 10 Will Soon Lock Your PC When You Step Away From It 172 comments
Why You Shouldn't Trust Geek Squad 389 comments
Microsoft To Enhance User Privacy Controls In Upcoming Windows 10 Update 183 comments
LinkedIn's and eBay's Founders Are Donating $20 Million To Protect Us From AI 74 comments
Ask Slashdot: What Is the Best Way To Thank Users For Reporting Security Issues? 128 comments
Browser Autofill Profiles Can Be Abused For Phishing Attacks 112 comments
US Government Offers $25,000 Prize For Inventing A Way To Secure IoT Devices 196 comments
Hackers Unlock NES Classic, Upload New Games Via USB Cable 86 comments
WikiLeaks Threatens To Publish Twitter Users' Personal Info 211 comments
US Releases Declassified Report On Russian Hacking, Concludes That Putin 'Developed a Clear Preference' For Trump 734 comments
Fake Malware-Filled Super Mario Run Apps Take Advantage of Android Absence 34 comments
Ultrasound Tracking Could Be Used To Deanonymize Tor Users 207 comments
FTC Takes D-Link To Court Citing Lax Product Security, Privacy Perils 72 comments
'Forza Horizon 3' Update Accidentally Published Unencrypted Build of the Game 70 comments
Over 1,800 MongoDB Databases Held For Ransom By Mysterious Attacker 115 comments
New California Law Finally Makes Ransomware Illegal 128 comments
Android Was 2016's Most Vulnerable Product, Oracle the 147 comments
Sensitive Data Stored On Box.com Accounts Accessible Via Search Queries 29 comments
Koolova Ransomware Decrypts For Free If You Read Two Articles About Ransomware 80 comments
Norton Announces Core, a Smart Router To Protect Domestic IoT Devices 119 comments
Programmer Finds Way To Liberate Ransomware Affected Smart TV, Thanks To LG 161 comments
Changing Other People's Flight Bookings Is Too Easy 75 comments
Washington Post Retracts Story About Russian Hackers Penetrating US Electricity Grid 574 comments
How Russia Recruited Elite Hackers For Its Cyberwar 236 comments
Smart Electricity Meters Can Be Dangerously Insecure, Warns Expert 163 comments
FBI and Homeland Security Detail Russian Hacking Campaign In New Report 404 comments
Automatic Brakes Stopped Berlin Truck During Christmas Market Attack 164 comments
Florida Senator: No Permit Needed For Driverless Cars In Florida 131 comments
Czech Republic Sets Up Counter-Terrorism Unit To Counter Fake News Threat 119 comments
Nevada Website Bug Leaks Thousands of Medical Marijuana Dispensary Applications 55 comments
Ask Slashdot: Is Computing As Cool and Fun As It Once Was? 449 comments
Destructive KillDisk Malware Turns Into Ransomware 56 comments
North Korea's Android Tablet Takes a Screenshot Every Time You Open an App 85 comments
Bigger Than Mirai: Leet Botnet Delivers 650 Gbps DDoS Attack 74 comments
Frequent Flyer Points Put at Risk By Website Flaws 19 comments
Android Ransomware Infects LG Smart TV, Company 'Refuses' To Help 295 comments
Amazon Patents System To Defend Drones Against Hackers, Jammers and Arrows 122 comments
Millions of Websites Vulnerable Due To Security Bug In Popular PHP Script 104 comments
Police Request Amazon Echo Recordings For Homicide Investigation 168 comments
China Renews Calls For Tighter Cyberspace Security 23 comments
Sony Music Apologises To Britney Spears, Fans After Fake RIP Tweet Sent 52 comments
U2F Security Keys May Be the World's Best Hope Against Account Takeovers 162 comments
Mozilla Will Support Firefox For XP and Vista Until At Least September 2017 73 comments
US Government Begins Asking Foreign Travelers About Social Media 121 comments
FBI Probes FDIC Hack Linked To China's Military: Reuters 22 comments
Russian Authorities Are Trying To Unlock iPhone 4S From Russian Ambassador's Killer 106 comments
Leaked Files Reveal Scope of Cellebrite's Smartphone-Cracking Technology 37 comments
Russians Used Malware On Android Devices To Track and Target Ukraine Artillery, Says Report 101 comments
Congressional Report Claims Snowden In 'Contact With Russian Intelligence' 185 comments
Apple Delays App Store Security Deadline For Developers 25 comments
Encrypted Messaging App Signal Uses Google To Bypass Censorship 87 comments
NIST Asks Public For Help With Quantum-Proof Cryptography 138 comments
Hotbed of Cybercrime Activity Tracked Down To ISP In Region Where Russia Is Invading Ukraine 70 comments
White Hat Security Group Hacks Marvel Twitter Accounts 27 comments
Barnes & Noble's Latest Tablet Is Running Spyware From Shanghai 63 comments
US Fails To Renegotiate Arms Control Rule For Hacking Tools 31 comments
Russian Hackers Stole $5 Million Per Day From Advertisers With Bots and Fake Websites 93 comments
Egypt Has Blocked Encrypted Messaging App Signal 44 comments
Aircraft Entertainment Systems Hacks Are Back 56 comments
Filmmaker Installed Security Software On a Decoy Phone To Spy On Smartphone Thieves 118 comments
South Carolina Bill Wants To Put Porn Blocks On New Computers 351 comments
Google Releases Tool To Find Common Crypto Bugs 22 comments
Nigerian Man Charged in Hacking of Los Angeles County Emails 44 comments
Ubuntu Survey Discovers 'Consumers Are Terrible' About Updating Their IoT Devices 181 comments
The FBI Is Arresting People Who Rent DDoS Botnets 212 comments
LinkedIn Warns 9.5 Million Lynda Users About Database Breach 35 comments
Does Code Reuse Endanger Secure Software Development? 148 comments
Massive Mirai Botnet Hides Its Control Servers On Tor 149 comments
McAfee Takes Six Months To Patch Remote Code Exploit In Linux VirusScan Enterprise 45 comments
President Obama Threatens Retaliatory Actions Against Russia Over Hacks 531 comments
Netgear Releases 'Beta' Patches For Additional Routers Found With Root Vulnerability 26 comments
Election Assistance Commission Hacked Using SQL Injection 103 comments
Yahoo's Billion-User Database Reportedly Sold On the Dark Web for Just $300,000 - NYT 71 comments
Evernote Reverses Course On Opt-out Privacy Policy That Would've Exposed Users' Content To Employees 52 comments
Zero-Days Hitting Fedora and Ubuntu Open Desktops To a World of Hurt 164 comments
A $300 Device Can Steal Mac FileVault2 Passwords 88 comments
White House Supports Claim Putin Directed US Election Hack 715 comments
Verizon Explores Lower Price or Even Exit From Yahoo Deal 52 comments
Newly Uncovered Site Suggests NSA Exploits For Direct Sale 33 comments
Malvertising Campaign Infects Your Router Instead of Your Browser 137 comments
Most Businesses Pay Ransomware Demands, IBM Finds 69 comments
Yahoo Says Hackers Stole Information From Over 1 Billion Accounts 71 comments
Flash Will Soon Be 'Click-To-Run' in Microsoft Edge 72 comments
Ashley Madison To Pay $1.6M Settlement Related To Data Breach 45 comments
150 Filmmakers and Photojournalists Call On Nikon, Sony, and Canon To Build in Encryption 229 comments
Snowden: 'The Central Problem of the Future' Is Control of User Data 157 comments
Google Publishes Eight National Security Letters 63 comments
A Typo Led To Podesta's Email Hack, Says Report 274 comments
Florida Court Says Suspected Voyeur Must Reveal His iPhone Passcode To Police 184 comments
Android Things Is Google's New OS For Smart Devices 30 comments
Malware Found In the Firmware of 26 Low-Cost Android Models 60 comments
SWIFT Confirms New Cyber Thefts, Hacking Tactics 11 comments
PwC Sends Legal Threats To Researchers Who Found Critical Security Flaw 188 comments
Quest Diagnostics Says Personal Health Information of 34,000 Customers Hacked 69 comments
First Version of Sandboxed Tor Browser Available 28 comments
Uber Employees Used the Platform To Stalk Celebrities and Their Exes, Says Former Employee 99 comments
Some Bangladesh Bank Officials Involved In Heist, Says Investigator 26 comments
New Ransomware Offers The Decryption Keys If You Infect Your Friends 236 comments
Vulnerability Prompts Warning: Stop Using Netgear WiFi Routers 147 comments
NSA's Best Are 'Leaving In Big Numbers,' Insiders Say 412 comments
A 'Turkish Hacker' Is Giving Out Prizes For DDoS Attacks 33 comments
The DEA Has Been Secretly Paying Transport Employees To Search Travelers' Bags 165 comments
5-Year-Old Critical Linux Vulnerability Patched 68 comments
US Think Tank Wants To Regulate The Design of IoT Devices For Security Purposes 87 comments
Google Starts Using HTML5 By Default Instead of Flash For Some Chrome Users 40 comments
Researchers Point Out 'Theoretical' Security Flaws In AMD's Upcoming Zen CPU 57 comments
DHS Tried To Breach Our Firewall, Says Georgia's Secretary of State 146 comments
White House Voices Concerns About China Cyber Law 48 comments
Zeus Variant 'Floki Bot' Targets PoS Data 25 comments
Transportation Department Proposes Allowing In-Flight Phone Calls 103 comments
Watchdog Group Claims Smart Toys Are Spying On Kids 70 comments
PowerShell Security Threats Greater Than Ever, Researchers Warn 129 comments
Yahoo Fixes Flaw Allowing an Attacker To Read Any User's Emails 30 comments
Adobe Flash Responsible For Six of the Top 10 Bugs Used By Exploit Kits In 2016 72 comments
NSA, GCHQ Have Been Intercepting In-Flight Mobile Calls For Years 99 comments
Nintendo Offers Up To $20,000 To Hack the 3DS 45 comments
Backdoor Accounts Found in 80 Sony IP Security Camera Models 55 comments
New Stegano Exploit Kit Hides Malvertising Code In Banner Pixels 207 comments
Google Preparing 'Invisible ReCAPTCHA' System For No User Interaction 57 comments
Dailymotion Hack Exposes Millions of Accounts 23 comments
Does Windows 10's Data Collection Trade Privacy For Microsoft's Security? 181 comments
70 Laptops Got Left Behind At An Airport Security Checkpoint In One Month 170 comments
Crooks Need Just Six Seconds To Guess A Credit Card Number 110 comments
iOS's 'Activation Lock' For Stolen iPads And iPhones Can Be Easily Bypassed 54 comments
The 'USB Killer' Has Been Mass Produced -- Available Online For About $50 243 comments
Hackers Steal $31 Million at Russia's Central Bank 78 comments
Russia Says Foreign Spies Plan Cyber Attack On Banking System 88 comments
UK Homes Lose Internet Access After Cyber-Attack 33 comments
Multiple Vulnerabilities In AirDroid Opens At Least 10 Million Android Users To MITM Attacks, Hijackings 30 comments
International Authorities Take Down Massive 'Avalanche' Botnet, Sinkhole Over 800,000 Domains 53 comments
'Fatal' Flaws Found in Medical Implant Software 38 comments
Destructive Hacks Strike Saudi Arabia, Posing Challenge to Trump 184 comments
Firefox Zero-Day Can Be Used To Unmask Tor Browser Users 55 comments
SourceForge Introduces HTTPS Support For Project Websites 44 comments
More Than 1 Million Android Devices Rooted By Gooligan Malware 42 comments
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