A majority of hackers are in it for the thrill, and hardly any think they'll get caught.
A man and a teenaged boy are accused of using phishing and social engineering attacks to hijack Apple IDs and lock iOS devices
And that's BEFORE Microsoft discontinues Windows XP security support on April 8.
To ward off cyber-crooks trying to break into customers' accounts, banks are expanding their security efforts beyond desktops and onto iPhones and other mobile devices.
A private FBI memo suggests that the hacktivist group may have compromised the security of several government agencies.
User data was stolen, though credit card information remained intact, Kickstarter said.
Alleged breach of Comcast mail servers prompts a lackadaisical response.
This year's contest offers a grand prize of $150,000 that requires researchers to deal with Microsoft's EMET anti-exploit toolkit.
Members of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee point to the failure of the retail industry to implement stronger measures against hacking.
A California-based artificial intelligence startup claims to have written software that cracks CAPTCHA images with 90% accuracy.