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When hackers get hacked: Secretive spy software team falls victim to attack

Unhappy with Hacking Team for allegedly selling software to repressive governments, hackers publish stolen data.

By July 6, 2015

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Steer clear of low-tech hacks: How to keep your information safe

It doesn't take a coding genius to steal your Social Security number, but you can be smarter than identity thieves.

By July 5, 2015

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Smartphone 'kill switch' law takes effect in California

Starting July 1, smartphones sold in the state must come with software that lets users lock a stolen phone so it can't be used, making it harder to resell. Crime statistics show the tech is already working.

By July 1, 2015

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Hackers in the outfield: Cardinals probed for allegedly hacking Astros

The St. Louis Cardinals are under scrutiny by the FBI to determine if members of the organization hacked into the internal databases of the Houston Astros. Meanwhile, the hack of password storage site LastPass offers a lesson in two-factor authentication.

By June 16, 2015

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Hackers in the outfield: Cardinals probed for allegedly hacking Astros

The St. Louis Cardinals are under scrutiny by the FBI to determine if members of the organization hacked into the internal databases of the Houston Astros. Meanwhile, the hack of password storage site LastPass offers a lesson in two-factor authentication.

By June 16, 2015

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Russian hackers behind $50 million IRS scheme, report says

The hackers used data stolen from the IRS to file fraudulent tax returns and received $50 million before they were caught, according to the report.

By May 29, 2015

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Ads for new TV hacker drama are as aggressive as expletive

Technically Incorrect: How else should you dramatize your new USA Network drama featuring a recalcitrant programmer? With F-Words galore.

By April 28, 2015

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Thousands could launch Sony-style cyberattack, says ex-hacker

Ninety percent of companies are vulnerable to a crippling hack, experts tell "60 Minutes."

By April 12, 2015

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Scan your inbox to find stray passwords (before hackers do)

Dashlane's new Inbox Scan tool sifts through your email in search of vulnerable information you may have forgotten to erase.

By April 9, 2015

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Hackers who breached White House network allegedly accessed sensitive data

Hackers who broke in to both the White House's and State Department's networks last year were able to gain nonpublic details of the president's schedule, says a report.

By April 7, 2015