The plea deal struck by Anonymous members charged with a distributed denial-of-service attack on PayPal could allow some of them to go free.
A new site wants to use the power of anonymity to battle organized crime in southern Italy.
The U.S. has brought criminal charges against 13 persons, said to be members of the hacker group Anonymous, for their alleged participation in cyberattacks as part of a campaign called Operation Payback.
Cyber attacks, such as the recent one on the New York Times, are more about gaining attention than causing damage, according to Akamai.
The website of a Syrian telecommunications provider redirected to AT&T's website and then T-Mobile's on Wednesday, an apparent prank by a hacker who has been probing the country's Internet infrastructure for several days.
You may not be the New York Times or Washington Post, but recent attacks highlight weaknesses that all businesses should be aware of.
Twitter, The New York Times and other prominent websites were struck by a powerful cyberattack that continued affecting other websites into Tuesday evening, directing visitors to a site purportedly controlled by the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA).
A wave of cyberattacks against Israeli and Middle Eastern targets this summer was the work of a highly active but shadowy hacktivist group that has started using Remote Access Trojans, security firm FireEye has warned.
A former member of a band of hackers faces up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty Tuesday to a single computer hacking charge.
If you can't beat 'em, infect 'em with malware and lock down their computer.