A new executive order lets the US Attorney General and the Secretaries of Treasury and State go after cyberattackers "where it really hurts -- at their bottom line."
Kazuo Hirai discussed being the target of "extortionist efforts of criminals" who hacked Sony Pictures for making the political satire film, "The Interview."
The updates fix flaws that would allow both remote code execution and man-in-the-middle attacks to occur.
The companies are working together to keep users safe from phishing campaigns, data theft and malware infection.
Google is launching the Android Security Awards Program, allowing researchers to make some extra cash when they make an Android bug or flaw known to Google.
Google's Matt Brittin, who oversees the company's European operations, says that his company suffered from not having enough "people on the ground" to handle EU concerns.
App maker Disconnect accuses Google of abusing its "dominant position" in a complaint filed with the European Union.
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.
With a simple string of offending characters, a prankster can crash your iOS device via Snapchat or Twitter.
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