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Ferguson, Mo., police site hit with DDoS attack

In the wake of the shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown, hackers launch a cyberattack to take out the police department's website and email.

By August 14, 2014

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Four of Apple's biggest missteps, from Maps to MobileMe

The Cupertino, Calif., electronics giant doesn't always get it right. CNET details some of Apple's biggest and most recent screw-ups.

By September 25, 2014

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Ubisoft hacked; users' e-mails and passwords exposed

The video game developer, known for creating Assassin's Creed, announces that its account database was breached and that all users should to reset their passwords.

By July 2, 2013

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Secret loopholes drive NSA's 'unrestrained surveillance' on Americans

Thanks to a three-decade-old executive order, researchers say, Fourth Amendment protections against warrantless domestic surveillance may not be as strong as first thought.

By June 30, 2014

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Adobe hack attack affected 38 million accounts

The recent security breach that hit Adobe exposed customer IDs, passwords, and credit and debit card information.

By October 29, 2013

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Twitter aiming to slash phishing e-mails sent from 'Twitter.com'

Twitter said today it has adopted a new technology that makes it much harder for phishing e-mails supposedly sent from the company to make it into users' in-boxes.

By February 21, 2013

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Syrian Electronic Army implicated in Twitter, New York Times attacks

The hacker group gets administrator privileges for Twitter's domain name record and also appears involved in a New York Times' Web site outage.

By August 27, 2013

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Rumor Has It: Attack of the giant iPhones

If recent rumors come true, upcoming iPhones and iPads will be not only better, but also bigger. Also, LG acts like everyone else, and a Sony device could beef up your photos.

By July 24, 2013

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Apple promises to fix OS X encryption flaw 'very soon'

The iPhone and iPad maker on Friday issued a fix for its mobile devices, but left its Mac lineup unpatched. But not for long, Apple says.

By February 22, 2014

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Spammers show they give a fig about Instagram, launch fruit-based attack

The photo-sharing network gets hit by an unusually colorful spam attack, as pictures of fruit flood users' streams.

By June 29, 2013