In the 1960s and 70s, technically savvy enthusiasts sought to game telecommunications systems to make free calls, keeping telecom engineers on their toes.
Facebook will now warn people if it has a strong suspicion an account is being targeted by a nation-state.
Some websites running the e-commerce platform Magento appear to have been infected with code that directs victims to the Neutrino exploit kit
From one perspective, it could be argued that the online advertising industry is getting what it deserves. After years of stuffing Web pages with ads, Web surfers are increasingly blocking them with free tools.
Apple scored unforgettable hits against Microsoft with its Mac vs. PC ads, which anthropomorphized Windows as a sneezing, miserable office worker.
The Web is full of deception, and it's sometimes still hard for people to figure out if the website they're viewing really is what it says it is.
An open-source tool for importing content into the Magento e-commerce platform, called Magmi, has a zero-day vulnerability, according to security vendor Trustwave.
A cybercriminal network that caused at least $10 million in losses has been disrupted by U.S. and U.K. law enforcement, with the U.S. seeking a Moldovan man's extradition, the Department of Justice said Tuesday.
Hackers are like any other coders: they want to built better software, even if it's a program that merely aims to extract a ransom from a hapless Android user.
Apple's removal of several apps from its mobile store on Thursday shows the challenges iOS developers can face when app guidelines shift.
Apple on Thursday removed several apps from its store that it said could pose a security risk by exposing a person's Web traffic to untrusted sources.
Huawei doesn't plan to patch more than a dozen models of 3G routers that have severe software vulnerabilities.
Android users in more than 20 countries have been infected with a particularly aggressive malware program that bombards devices with unwanted advertisements.
A journalist accused of helping a rogue hacking group briefly take control of the LA Times' website was convicted by a federal jury in California on Wednesday.
Japanese retailer Uniqlo is using a novel method to match t-shirts with potential buyers by analyzing their brain patterns.