A cyberattack is an offensive attempt, often by an anonymous individual or group, to steal, alter, or destroy a target's information. Cyberattacks are also used to damage or destroy a computer device, network, or system.
Russia's rise to cyberwar superpower
The DNC hack may simply be the icing on the cyberwar cake.
Online voting is a cybersecurity nightmare
There's much more work to be doneā€”and experts don't see a major breakthrough on the horizon.
House Republicans ask Federal Reserve chair for briefing, documents on data breaches
'These reports raise serious concerns about the Federal Reserve's cybersecurity posture.'
New malware targeting critical infrastructure takes after Stuxnet
Move over, Stuxnet. IRONGATE may represent the next evolution of malware targeting critical infrastructure.
Cyber-savvy lawmakers urge colleagues to use encrypted messaging, better passwords
Wouldn't we all feel more comfortable knowing our representative used WhatsApp?
Hackers steal millions from Ecuadorian bank in third such attack this year
The network that processes money-transfer orders is urging banks to report every incident.