More taxpayers than originally thought had personal information stolen in a hack that used a surprisingly simple method.
Up until now, the number of people affected by recent hacks of US government databases was a mystery. Also compromised were more than 1 million fingerprints.
AT&T settles with FCC over customer data that was stolen from data centers overseas and used to unlock stolen mobile phones.
But under federal law, health insurance companies don't have to encrypt user data.
Losing your phone is awful, but if you're working with your carrier and law enforcement to recover it, they may need your IMEI number.
A hack of Experian, the company that handles credit checks for the wireless carrier, results in the loss of T-Mobile customers' Social Security numbers, birth dates and names.
A British man steals a tablet from a charity store and, eight days later, tries to donate it back because he can't get it to run.
A Houston woman says she traced her allegedly stolen iPhone 6, which she'd handed to a teen to call his mom, to a local Starbucks. However, she claims she was barred by her barista.
A Texas man's surveillance camera catches someone allegedly taking a sweater for the man's son from the man's doorstep. His Facebook friends help get the package back.
Nearly a year after a crippling hack, the studio's boss says he was distressed by how some people combed leaked emails for embarrassing information.