Robert McMillanIDG News Service

Robert McMillan is a reporter for the IDG News Service.

After Stuxnet, a Rush to Find Bugs in Industrial Systems

Hackers help hunt vulnerabilities as organizations become more receptive to dealing with issues spotted by outsiders.

Man Charged With Hacking Scarlett Johansson, Other Celebs

A 35-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on charges that he broke into the email accounts of numerous Hollywood celebrities and stole private photographs and...

111 Arrested in Massive ID Theft Bust

Prosecutors call it the biggest identity theft bust in U.S. history. On Friday, 111 bank tellers, retail workers, waiters and alleged criminals were charged with...

From Friends and Fans, Tributes to Steve Jobs Pour in

As news of the death of Steve Jobs spread around the Internet, accolades arrived from all quarters.

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Firefox Advises Users to Disable McAfee Plugin

It's the last thing McAfee would want users to hear about one of its products.

On the Front Line Against the Next Stuxnet

Homeland Security runs training exercises to help organizations of all kinds prepare for the next aggressive global worm.