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Mt. Gox CEO's blog hacked, allegedly reveals company's true Bitcoin balances

5 months ago |

Hackers claim internal records show Mt. Gox has more bitcoins than it claims it lost.

Lost in translation: The tangled tale of Mt. Gox's missing millions

5 months ago |

Mismanagement apparently allowed a massive bitcoin heist

10 things you need to know about Mt. Gox's Bitcoin implosion

5 months ago |

Did a spaghetti-like code help bring down the Bitcoin exchange?

Pre-installed malware turns up on new phones

5 months ago |

A fake version of Netflix that steals personal data and sends it to Russia has been found on several phone models

Need your Mt. Gox bitcoins back? Steer clear of this website

5 months ago |

A suspicious website tries to get people to download what is likely a bogus version of Flash player.

UK tax authority clarifies policy on Bitcoin

5 months ago |

HM Revenue & Customs finds bitcoins are exempt from VAT in some scenarios

Sears says it finds no evidence yet of data breach

5 months ago |

Sears is the latest large retailer to investigate a possible data breach.

Windows 7, XP vulnerabilities doubled in 2013, but IE's Flash made Windows 8 biggest loser

5 months ago |

Secunia analyzed reported vulnerabilites in the top 50 most-used software products

Amazon.com security slip allowed unlimited password guesses

5 months ago |

The problem, now fixed, affected Amazon.com's iOS and Android mobile apps

360 million newly pilfered account credentials found in underground forums

5 months ago |

The list is likely to have been compiled from multiple data breaches, according to Hold Security

Android malware using TOR anonymity network makes a debut

5 months ago |

Using TOR makes it more difficult to trace the command-and-control server

CloudFlare acquires StopTheHacker malware scanning service

5 months ago |

CloudFlare will continue to run StopTheHacker as normal while working on a longer-term integration

Apple encryption mistake puts many desktop applications at risk

5 months ago |

Apple's Mail, FaceTime, Calendar, Safari browser and Software Update could be vulnerable, a researcher said.

Neiman Marcus says fewer payment cards exposed in breach than first thought

5 months ago |

Around 350,000 credit and debit cards were exposed in the incident -- not 1.1 million as first feared.

Namecheap fends off DDoS attack that knocked 300 websites offline

6 months ago |

The 100Gbps attack knocked 300 websites offline for about three hours