Twitter used two-factor authentication details to serve targeted ads
The details, which include phone numbers and email addresses, were used as part of Twitter's Tailored Audiences and Partner Audiences advertising systems.
Former Yahoo employee hacked into 6,000 email accounts to find nudes
Reyes Daniel Ruiz pleaded guilty and is facing up to 5 years in prison.
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.
Apple attempts to fix its messy iOS 13 rollout with new update
Update your iPhone to fix bugs and security issues.
Hackers create fake jobs site to target veterans with malware
The hacking group is believed to originate from Iran.
A bunch of popular YouTube channels were the victims of a nasty hack
Not even two-factor authentication kept the accounts safe.
How to check if Yahoo owes you $358
You could be entitled to a portion of a huge data breach settlement.
Government sues Edward Snowden for breaking a non-disclosure agreement
The DOJ says Snowden violated non-disclosure agreements.
Facebook explains privacy concerns ahead of iOS 13
The update is designed to give users more control over their privacy sharing settings.
Millions of Facebook users’ phone numbers exposed online
A password-less server exposed more than records on 419 million Facebook users.
How China targeted Uyghur Muslims with iPhone-hacking websites
The government is believed to have targeted Android and Windows users as well.
Thousands of iPhones attacked just by visiting hacked websites
A report from Google confirms that thousands of iPhones were potentially infected with malware after visiting compromised websites in an unprecedented hacking effort.
The best and scariest hacks out of Def Con 2019
In addition to bluetooth butt plugs, Def Con hackers took on voting machines, iPhone cables and Google Home, among others for the 2019 convention.
Federal judge bans Georgia’s outdated voting machines–but not until 2020
The court stops short of requiring a paper ballot backup in 2019.
How to protect yourself following the Capital One hack
More than 100 million Americans and 6 million Canadians were affected.
Why companies need to improve their relationships with ethical hackers
Companies need to take the help wherever it comes from.
It’s time to secure your smart home
Make your smart home more secure with these six simple tips, including changing a few settings on your router and enabling a guest network. Here's how to do it.