‘Why let facts get in the way’: TikToker dragged for linking MGM cyberattack to hacker conference held last month in Las Vegas
'This is total nonsense. Watch the creation of a conspiracy theory happen in real-time!'
On Sep 14, 2023 by Mikael Thalen
‘Something’s going on’: Bartender says restaurant’s Square credit card system went down mid-shift. She says it’s a cyberattack
'What's really going on?'
On Sep 13, 2023 by Stacy Fernandez
EXCLUSIVE: ‘I had my bank account drained last week’: Teachers, parents left furious in wake of ransomware attack on Minneapolis schools
The school was repeatedly accused of downplaying the event as fraud charges racked up.
On Sep 5, 2023 by Dylan Winward
Ticketmaster blames ‘cyberattack’ for disastrous Taylor Swift ticket launch
'In hindsight, there are several things we could have done better.'
On Jan 24, 2023 by Mikael Thalen
Illinois county hit with DDoS attack designed to ‘discourage you from voting’
The attack did not comprimise any data.
On Nov 8, 2022 by David Covucci
Kremlin-aligned hackers claim responsibility for coordinated DDoS attacks on U.S. airport websites
14 were targeted.
On Oct 10, 2022 by Claire Goforth
New bill wants to make sure major cyberattacks are reported right away
The bill would require notifications within 24 hours.
On Jul 21, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich
Software firm used by election officials hacked a day after FBI warning
Here's what we know.
On Sep 24, 2020 by Kahron Spearman
FBI warns of attempts to spread disinformation online about election results
The FBI and CISA put out a statement about 'the potential threat' of 2020 election misinformation.
On Sep 23, 2020 by Libby Cohen
Epilepsy Foundation targeted by strobe-light GIFs in cyberattack
Promotional material for a Miley Cyrus album was co-opted with the intention to induce seizures on Twitter.
On Dec 18, 2019 by Brooke Sjoberg
State of emergency declared in New Orleans following ‘cyberattack’
City employees were 'immediately alerted to power down computers, unplug devices, and disconnect from WiFi.'
On Dec 14, 2019 by Mikael Thalen
What happens when smart cities open the physical world to cyberattacks?
From gridlocking Manhattan to weaponizing appliances, internet-connected cities may become a security nightmare.
On Sep 28, 2019 by Ben Dickson
Scary DVR attack gives hackers access to live video feeds
Tens of thousands of devices are vulnerable.
On May 7, 2018 by Phillip Tracy
Malware disguised as a painting app infects 40,000 Facebook users
The social network is investigating.
On Apr 18, 2018 by Phillip Tracy