Four British men associated with the LulzSec hacker collective received prison sentences Thursday for their roles in cyberattacks launched by the group against corporate and government websites in 2011.
As cyberattacks increase, victims are fighting back. But retaliation has its own consequences—and may create more damage.
China's government and military appear to be directly involved in cyberattacks against the U.S., according to a report released Monday by the U.S. Department of Defense.
Advanced persistent data theft at QinetiQ linked to Chinese hackers.
A subdomain of a U.S. Department of Labor website appeared offline on Wednesday after an apparent hack that looks similar to a known China-based hacking campaign nicknamed DeepPanda.
Aging networking protocols still employed by nearly every Internet-connected device are being abused by hackers to conduct distributed denial-of-service attacks.
The sophistication of threats has risen dramatically since 2010 with the discovery of Red October, Flame, MiniFlame, Gauss, Stuxnet, Duqu, Shamoon and Wiper, among others.
Imperva's system analyzes attack patterns detected hitting the networks of participating customers.
A 35-year-old Dutchman was arrested Thursday in Spain, as part of an investigation into a large-scale DDoS (distributed denial-of-service) attack that targeted a spam-fighting organization called the Spamhaus Project in March
A recently patched Java remote-code execution vulnerability is already being exploited by cybercriminals in mass attacks to infect computers with scareware, security researchers warn.