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North Korea Linked To Sony Hacking

American intelligence officials have concluded that the North Korean government was ‘centrally involved’ in the recent attacks against Sony.

12/17/2014

FBI Sony cyber attack impossible to prevent

FBI Says No Way To Stop Sony Hackers

Bureau cybersecurity agent tells a Senate panel the malware used to hack Sony would have gotten past about 90 percent of online defense programs.

12/11/2014

Hackers from China were able to breach government computer systems at the agency that oversees the National Weather Service. (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Confirms Climate Agency Websites Hacked

Hackers from China were able to breach government computer systems at the agency that oversees the National Weather Service.

11/12/2014

Cybersecurity expert Ruben Santamarta warns vulnerabilities in the in-flight Wi-Fi systems could be exploited to hijack or bring down a plane. (ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Researcher: Planes Can Be Hacked Via In-Flight Wi-Fi

Cybersecurity expert warns in-flight Wi-Fi is vulnerable to hackers.

08/05/2014

Authorities say the crooks hacked into hundreds of thousands of computers around the world and stole more than $100 million. (Getty Images)

U.S. Disrupts Hacking Schemes That Stole Millions

The hackers got into hundreds of thousands of computers around the world, stealing more than $100 million from businesses and consumers.

06/02/2014

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U-Md. Extends Credit Protection Coverage to 5 Years After Large Data Breach

The University of Maryland says it is expanding its free credit protection services to five years for potential victims of last week’s large data breach.

02/25/2014

A cyberattack similar to previous hacker intrusions from China penetrated computer networks for months at USIS, the government's leading security clearance contractor, before the company noticed, officials and others familiar with an FBI investigation and related official inquiries told The Associated Press. (credit: Patrick Lux/Getty Images)

Top Government Spy Agency Seeks High School Computer Hackers

Bored with classes? Carnegie Mellon University and one of the government’s top spy agencies want to interest high school students in a game of computer hacking.

03/16/2013

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