Security experts say Windows 8 is the most secure Microsoft operating system to date, but that doesn't mean malware won't evolve to exploit it.
Verizon says data-gathering does not violate Wiretap Act because the data cannot be linked to a single customer, but advocates are crying foul.
A rift has developed between WikiLeaks and the hacker collective Anonymous, threatening a partnership that the rebel groups have leveraged in their self-described campaigns against government secrecy and corporate malfeasance. Anonymous is annoyed at a donation page on the WikiLeaks site and believes the organization is too focused on its founder, Assange
U.S. Bank's website was among several disrupted last week in a people-powered distributed denial of service attack, launched by a group of Islamic hacktivists.
No patching before release meant the forthcoming operating system would be vulnerable to attack immediately after it was made available
The new name in fraud has become the top threat globally in the first quarter of this year, accounting for 62% of all application-based threats.
Agency denies theft of laptop with Apple unique device IDs, but one expert believes says, 'It would be hard to fake such data'.
Drive-by attacks, spear phishing, and advanced malware are favorite weapons to attack the typical first lines of defense, FireEye reports.
Vulnerability in iOS allows an attacker to send a text message that appears to come from a trusted source, says a security researcher.
Google's Chrome security team urges caution with some PDF files.
While the new service is not likely to open doors to attacks, privacy concerns may worry some users enough that they'll opt out, expert says.
Attacks on small businesses have doubled this year, primarily on companies in the defense industry.
Efforts to mature into a more enterprise-ready service take a hit.
Call for business to 'step up' in fight against cyber attacks sparks discussion of proper private, public roles.