Before you throw away that old hard drive, make sure you purge the memory clean. A new study has found that most users are accidentally giving up photos, social security numbers and financial data, by failing to properly delete the files on their recycled hard drives.
Hackers are stealing credit card information in Europe with malware that can spoof the user interfaces of Uber, WhatsApp and Google Play.
A hacker claims to have stolen close to 10 million patient records and is selling them for about $820,000.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai has become the latest tech executive to have a social media account hacked.
Even the noise from your PC’s fans could be used to steal the data inside. Researchers in Israel have found a way to do just by hijacking the fans inside and manipulating the sounds they create.
A U.S. court has ruled that the FBI can hack into a computer without a warrant -- a move which is troubling privacy advocates.
Security researchers believe expert hackers from Russia are the true culprits behind the DNC breach.
The privacy settings on your phone don’t mean much if tech companies choose to ignore them. One major mobile advertiser allegedly did just that.
Android users beware: a new type of malware has been found in legitimate-looking apps that can root your phone and secretly install unwanted programs.
Don’t be surprised if you see spam coming from the top websites in the world. Lax security standards are allowing anyone to “spoof” emails from some of the most-visited domains, according to new research.
One lone hacker has tried to take credit for the recent breach of the Democratic National Committee, calling it “easy.” But some security researchers aren’t convinced.
Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus is facing a potential ban in China over a patent dispute.
A 20-year-old Estonia man has pleaded guilty to stealing data on more than 1,300 U.S. military and government personnel and providing it to the Islamic State.
A hacker claiming responsibility for the recent data breach of the Democractic National Committee apparently has posted the stolen files online.
Email scammers, often pretending to be CEOs, have duped businesses into giving away at least $3.1 billion, according to new data from the FBI.