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.
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.
Fazio Mechanical Services, which specializes in refrigeration, said it maintained a 'data connection' with Target
Aleksandr Panin, arrested last year, was the primary developer of the banking fraud malware, says the U.S. Department of Justice.
Social media and email accounts of some Microsoft employees were hit by phishing attacks, the company said
AVG has released its security threats predictions for the new year, and the sophisticated attacks that defined 2013 look to continue.