Cyber Crime

Putin rules out Internet curbs despite cyber attacks

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MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday he would not restrict Internet access for Russians but Moscow must protect state domains against a surge of cyber attacks since the Ukraine crisis began.

Hackers exploit 'Shellshock' bug with worms in early attacks

BOSTON - Hackers have begun exploiting the newly identified "Shellshock" computer bug, using fast-moving worm viruses to scan for vulnerable systems and then infect them, researchers warned on Thursday. | Video

Tech, Media, 25 Sep 2014

Hackers exploit 'Shellshock' bug with worms in early attacks

BOSTON - Hackers have begun exploiting the newly identified "Shellshock" computer bug, using fast-moving worm viruses to scan for vulnerable systems and then infect them, researchers warned on Thursday.

Tech, 25 Sep 2014

Your medical record is worth more to hackers than your credit card

NEW YORK/BOSTON - Your medical information is worth 10 times more than your credit card number on the black market.

Health, Tech, 24 Sep 2014

Chinese hacked U.S. military contractors: Senate panel

WASHINGTON - Hackers associated with the Chinese government have repeatedly infiltrated the computer systems of U.S. airlines, technology companies and other contractors involved in the movement of U.S. troops and military equipment, a U.S. Senate panel has found.

Chinese hacked U.S. military contractors, Senate panel finds

WASHINGTON - Hackers associated with the Chinese government have repeatedly infiltrated the computer systems of U.S. airlines, technology companies and other contractors involved in the movement of U.S. troops and military equipment, a U.S. Senate panel has found.

Tech, U.S., World, 17 Sep 2014

Chinese hacked U.S. military contractors, Senate probe finds

WASHINGTON - Hackers associated with the Chinese government have repeatedly infiltrated the computer systems of U.S. airlines, technology companies and other firms involved in the movement of U.S. troops and military equipment, a U.S. Senate panel has found.

U.S., Tech, 17 Sep 2014

JPMorgan hackers accessed servers but stole no money: report

BOSTON - Hackers accessed dozens of servers at JPMorgan Chase & Co in a cyberattack launched in June, though no money was taken, the New York Times reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the investigation into the case.

Tech, 12 Sep 2014

Home Depot sued by customer over data breach

- Home improvement retailer Home Depot Inc has been sued over data breach by a customer, saying the company failed to properly safeguard customer data from hackers, a lawsuit filed in a Chicago federal court showed on Tuesday.

U.S., Arts 09 Sep 2014

Home Depot sued by customer over data breach

- Home improvement retailer Home Depot Inc has been sued over data breach by a customer, saying the company failed to properly safeguard customer data from hackers, a lawsuit filed in a Chicago federal court showed on Tuesday.

U.S., Arts, 09 Sep 2014