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  • Homeland Security confirms: US utility system hacked
    Homeland Security confirms: US utility system hacked
    Reuters and many other notable online news sites are reporting on May 20, 2014 that the US utility control system has been hacked by brute force. Homeland Security is confirming but says that there is no evidence that operations were negatively...
  • Paper shredding occurs nationwide to prevent identity theft
    Paper shredding occurs nationwide to prevent identity theft
    WCNC in Charlotte, NC is reporting on April 26, 2014 about the escalating anxiety of the average citizen regarding the possibility of identity theft. Now that tax season is over, the need to safely purge old tax documents with sensitive personal...
  • Five-year old boy finds flaw to bypass Xbox password
    Five-year old boy finds flaw to bypass Xbox One password
    In attempting to log into his father's Xbox LIVE account,Kristoffer Von Hassel, from San Diego, found a way to bypass his password and get himself signed right in. Once Kristoffer entered the incorrect password on the Xbox One console, it...
  • Target CIO Jacob resigns over breach controversy
    Target CIO Jacob resigns over breach controversy
    USA Today reported today on March 6, 2014 that Beth Jacob, the Chief Information Officer of the Target Corporation, has resigned in light of the security breach of millions of Target customers back in December of 2013. The resignation took place...
  • Kickstarter under hacker attack
    Kickstarter under hacker attack
    It is being reported this morning, February 16, 2014, by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that Kickstarter is now the latest victim in the surge of cyber-attacks that now include Forbes, Comcast, Snapchat, and of course, the Target Corporation...
  • Congress begins looking into Target security breach this week
    Congress begins looking into Target security breach this week
    The Twin Cities Pioneer Press reported on February 2, 2014 that the impending Congressional investigation is going to officially begin this week in Washington, DC regarding the security breach at the Target Corporation that has affected over 110...
  • Target credit monitoring: Breach remedy does not change customer behavior
    Target credit monitoring: Breach remedy does not change customer behavior
    Target credit monitoring offered to customers does not change their behavior. A new Associated Press--GfK Poll shows that shoppers say they are concerned, yet fail to take action. According to The Christian Science Monitor on Jan. 28, Americans...
  • VA veteran’s website may have been breached
    VA veteran’s website may have been breached
    The Veteran’s Administration (VA) eBenefits.va.gov site may have been breached by an unknown source and no one is sure if it was intentional or just a software problem, THV11 reported on Friday.Navy veteran Sylvester Woodland logged into the...
  • Target breach: worse than expected
    Target breach, worse than expected
    Top news coming in to a warm San Francisco today is about Target.Now the data that has been stolen appears to be higher than first thought.ABC 7 Local in San Francisco says that the number of people who had personal information taken could be as...
  • Target credit card breach spotlights keylogger theft
    Target credit card breach spotlights keylogger theft
    The recent events involving the Target Credit Card Breach is spreading fear and panic across the online community. The Commonwealth of Virginia has recently canceled over 4000 EPPI Cards that are used for the Department of Social Services to issue...
  • Target breach has cyber crimes expert calling for action
    Says top cyber crimes expert on Target breach: cancel those credit cards
    The Target credit card breach could be more problematic than initial reports indicate; and millions of people could potentially lose money and more importantly personal information to identity thieves.Marcus Rogers, a top cyberforensics researcher...
  • Sample of a government password portal
    Pony botnet may have stolen your clueless password
    The Newsy video account of Dec. 5, 2013 (with Mikah Sargent) may have bad news about your online credentials. The Pony online controller may have been "compromised" and turned into a botnet. That botnet happened to be malicious and may...
  • Access Granted
    Universities Under Cyber-attacks From China
    Universities in the United States are under cyber-attack with hacking attempts invading networks by the millions weekly. Many of the attacks have been traced back to China, and the theft of personal data is happening more frequently. In response...
  • Adobe
    Adobe becomes latest security victim
    Breaching Adobe company servers, hackers were somehow able make away with very sensitive data, the company stated on Thursday. This data included the personal information of 2.9 million customers as well as company product source code.Hackers, who...
  • Breach
    A look back: Breach
    Very good film. Well put together, well told story....and the first Oscar worthy film of 2007. Hope you guys that read this go see it. Yes, it is one of those films that you don't HAVE to go see win theaters. But with the current releases, why...