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Researchers say majority of global businesses are unprepared for computer hacking attempts. (Getty Images)

Study: Most Global Businesses Unprepared For Cyber Attacks

Researchers say less than 20 percent of them say they are “fully prepared” to respond to hacking attempts.

03/19/2014

Malaysian government official says data from flight MH370's engine suggests it kept flying after contact was lost. 
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Report: Missing Malaysian Jet Flew For Hours After Vanishing From Radar

Government official says engine data suggests the Boeing 777 stayed in the air after communications were lost.

03/13/2014

Rovio becomes the latest tech company to say it is not voluntarily giving information to the government. (Getty Images)

Angry Birds Maker Denies Sharing Info With NSA

Rovio becomes the latest tech company to say it is not voluntarily giving information to the government.

01/29/2014

File photo of a Target. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Target Breach Appears to Be Part of Broader Scam

The security breach that hit Target Corp. during the holiday season appears to have been part of a broader and highly sophisticated scam that potentially affected a large number of retailers, according to a report published by a global cyber intelligence firm that works with the U.S. Secret Service and the Department of Homeland Security.

01/16/2014

File photo of a Target. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Target: Customers’ Encrypted PINs Were Obtained

Target said Friday that debit-card PINs were among the financial information stolen from millions of customers who shopped at the retailer earlier this month.

12/27/2013

Revelations over the past few years about how U.S. security officials have the ability to track people through phone, email and other electronic records are making it harder for journalists to report on what the government is doing, two human rights groups say.  (PAUL J.RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Leaked NSA Search: ‘Show Me All The Word Documents That Reference Osama Bin Laden’

Documents published by the Guardian newspaper are providing new insight into the National Security Agency’s surveillance of world data, giving an over-the-shoulder look at the programs and techniques U.S. intelligence analysts use to exploit the hundreds of billions of records they gather each year.

07/31/2013

File photo of the Goldman Sachs headquarters. (credit: Getty Images)

Bloomberg Bars Reporters From Client Log-In Data After Goldman Sachs Complaints

Financial data and news company Bloomberg LP said Friday that it had corrected a “mistake” in its newsgathering policies and cut off its journalists’ special access to client log-in data on the company’s ubiquitous trading information terminals after Goldman Sachs complained about the matter last month.

05/11/2013

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