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Sony cancels 'The Interview' release as terrorist threats follow crippling cyberattacks

The studio said it was the victim of an 'unprecedented criminal assault.' It's rattled theater chains enough for them to block the opening of the comedy film.

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Russian hackers amass 1.2B stolen Web credentials

The hackers collected data on a massive scale, 'so it affects absolutely everybody,' security firm says.

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FCC will push network providers on cybersecurity, Wheeler says

If private companies don't improve their security efforts, the agency will step in with regulations, the FCC's chairman said.

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What data breaches teach us about the future of malware: Your own data could dupe you

Targeted social engineering schemes are on the rise and your security suite can't protect you.

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How the Internet of Things opens your home to cyber threats

Thanks to a growing array of Internet-connected conveniences, your PC is not the only thing in your house at risk of being hacked.

Anti-theft software could be exploited, Kaspersky reports

Kaspersky Lab's research has revealed millions of computers running anti-theft software could be at risk of being hijacked by cyber attackers.

Retailers must guard against craftier hacks, senators say

Members of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee point to the failure of the retail industry to implement stronger measures against hacking.

Most cybercrime comes from a few core groups, report says

Reports on under-reported Russian activity

Silk Road bust gave a bitcoin windfall to US agencies

A New York court has forced Ross Ulbricht to forfeit 29,655 bitcoins and the Silk Road website.

Florida couple arrested in phishing scheme investigation

The low-key theft campaign is believed to have stolen $550,000 or more from about 400 victims, police say.