Canadian police arrest a man they say used the notorious bug to nab about 900 social insurance numbers, along with other possible data.
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.
A dozen senators, including Democrats and Republicans, want the IRS to pledge publicly not to snoop on Americans' Twitter and Facebook messages and other correspondence without a warrant.
The IRS is not answering questions about internal documents showing the agency believes Americans have "generally no privacy" in their e-mail, Facebook chats, and Twitter direct messages.
There's nothing quite like the smell of space in the morning... until you realize there's no real bacon to go with the scent of it.
Software maker Intuit had shut down the filing of state income tax returns via TurboTax due to worries over "suspicious" filings. But the company says there was no breach and filings have resumed.
The SpaceX founder hopes to put humans on Mars in the mid-2020s, but that's just the first tiny baby step toward creating his vision of a Martian metropolis.
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange doesn't let the walls of the Ecuadorian embassy in London stop him from criticizing on the Google exec for allegedly collaborating with the US.
The world's most powerful rocket, designed to carry humans to Mars, is scheduled for a test launch in 2018.
Two years after he took refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, lawyers for the controversial Wikileaks honcho rally for another attempt to secure his freedom.