The darling of the crowd-funding scene says that no credit card data was taken, but personal information is at risk.
The crowd-funding site says hackers broke into its systems and made off with data. Apparently credit card numbers escaped the attack.
Apple improves Mail compatibility with Gmail, and fixes other security and compatibility issues in the first update to Mavericks, OS X 10.9.1.
FERC says it "does not have jurisdiction" over companies issuing digital signatures used for power grid authentication, and says existing law "is not adequate" to guard against cyberattack.
Digital signatures that protect access to power-plant control systems are highly insecure, an industry leader warns -- and some companies want to make the problem worse.
Don't check if your password was leaked on some random Web site, simply change it.
CNET helps you make sense of the password fiasco that has hit LinkedIn, eHarmony, and Last.fm.
The company's initial investigation hasn't yet turned up any breach of security in its systems related to the reported hacking of millions of user passwords. Which could be worrying in itself.
A hacker says he's posted 6.5 million LinkedIn passwords on the Web -- hot on the heels of security researchers' warnings about privacy issues with LinkedIn's iOS app.
Hours after LinkedIn members reported that their passwords were on a list of stolen passwords, LinkedIn confirms it.