Global Cybersecurity News

Kaspersky Finds New Nation-State Attack -- In Its Own Network -- Wired
June 10, 2015

Hack exposes personal data of 4 million federal workers -- CNET
June 5, 2015


4 million fed workers victimized by hack - The Hill
June 5, 2015

IRS failed to address computer security weaknesses, making attack on 104,000 taxpayers more likely, watchdog says -- The Washington Post
June 2, 2015

U.S. to Bring Japan Under Its Cyber Defense Umbrella -- NBC News
June 1, 2015

Silk Road Creator Ross Ulbricht Sentenced to Life in Prison - WIRED
May 29, 2015

Silk Road's Ross Ulbricht sentenced to life - CNN Money
May 29, 2015

Inside a Giant Dark-Web Scheme to Sell Counterfeit Coupons - WIRED
May 29, 2015

Hack Brief: There's a New iPhone Text Message Attack - WIRED
May 29, 2015

The US Tried to Stuxnet North Korea's Nuclear Program - WIRED
May 29, 2015

Phishing Gang is Audacious Manipulator - KrebsonSecurity
May 29, 2015

IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000 - CNBC
May 27, 2015

Hackers Hit the IRS and Make Off With 100K Taxpayers' Files - WIRED
May 27, 2015

Why Using an ATM Is More Dangerous Than Ever -- TIME
May 26, 2015

Here's what cyber criminals can do with data from 1.1 million CareFirst members - Baltimore Business Journal
May 21, 2015

Logjam computer bug could wreak havoc - USA Today
May 20, 2015

Investors: Are you protected from Cyberattacks? - CNBC
May 20, 2015

FBI: Hacker claimed to have taken over fight's engine controls - CNN
May 18, 2015

St. Louis Federal Reserve Suffers DNS Breach - KrebsonSecurity
May 18, 2015

How MicroStrategy wants to eliminate the concept of the password - Washington Business Journal
May 18, 2015

Small business leaders urge Congress to rethink cybersecurity measures - The Washington Post
April 23, 2015

Pentagon eyes offense on cybersecurity - The Hill
April 23, 2015

Cyber Threat Bill Passes, but Small Biz Still Faces Big Problem - The Business Journals
April 22, 2015

House Passes Cybersecurity Bill Despite Privacy Protests - Wired
April 22, 2015

Army Reserve, Colleges Join Forces to Boost U.S. Cyberdefense - New York Times
April 22, 2015

UPDATE 1-Huawei CEO says Chinese cybersecurity rules could backfire - Reuters
April 22, 2015

Computer Attacks Spur Congress to Act on Cybersecurity Bill Years in Making - New York Times
April 22, 2015

Meet the Silicon Valley companies that top cybersecurity list of innovators - Silicon Valley Business Journal
April 21, 2015

Texans' bill on cybersecurity gets nod from Obama - Dallas Morning News
April 21, 2015

OVERNIGHT CYBERSECURITY: White House backs cyber bills - The Hill
April 21, 2015

How A Little-Known Startup Is Defending Corporate America - International Business Times
April 21, 2015

Dispersive Technologies Unveils Cybersecurity Software to Protect Data - PR Newswire
April 20, 2015

Here's What the Obama Administration Is Doing at the RSA Conference - DC Inno
April 20, 2015

Security Or Campaign Finance Reform? - WAMC
April 20, 2015

Bipartisanship breaks out on Capitol Hill _ at least for now - ABC NEWS 4
April 20, 2015

Hacker-fighting prowess on show at cyber security conference - Financial Times
April 19, 2015

Community stepping up to cybersecurity threat - San Antonio Express-News
April 17, 2015

Pentagon To Recruit Thousands For Cybersecurity Reserve Force Defense One
April 16, 2015

Meet Tanium, The Secret Cybersecurity Weapon Of Target, Visa And Amazon - Forbes
April 15, 2015

Pentagon looks to recruit cybersecurity talent through National Guard, Reserve - Fox News
April 14, 2015

General Dynamics says still focused on government cybersecurity businessReuters
April 14, 2015

From Cybersecurity to Trade Deal, Bills Are Expected to Start Moving New York Times
April 13, 2015

The Piper Jaffray Note Shaking The Cybersecurity World Benzinga
April 13, 2015

Governor McAuliffe Encourages Buckling Down on Cyber Security - WVTF
April 13, 2015

The Global Cybersecurity Market 2014-2024 - Market Size and Drivers: Market Profile - MarketWatch
April 13, 2015

Researchers uncover massive Chinese spying campaign - The Hill
April 13, 2015

Cybersecurity Giant FireEye Accuses Chinese Government of Major Hacking Operation DC Inno
April 12, 2015

President Issues Third Cybersecurity Executive Order In Two Years - The National Law Review
April 12, 2015

Pilot Union Highlights Cybersecurity Concerns for Air-Traffic Control - Wall Street Journal
April 10, 2015

Banks face new cyber security rules for vendors - USA Today
April 9, 2015

NYDFS Finds Potential Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities With Banks' Vendors - Insurance Journal
April 9, 2015

Cybersecurity bill could be boon for Vegas company - Reno Gazette Journal
April 8, 2015

SingTel Acquires U.S. Cyber Security Firm Trustwave For $810 Million - Tech Times
April 8, 2015

SingTel buys US cyber security group for $810m -Financial Times
April 8, 2015

U.S. officials say Russians hacked White House computer system - Fortune
April 7, 2015

Russian hackers reached sensitive White House systems: CNN - Reuters
April 7, 2015

Collaboration and boundaries vital for new cybersecurity initiatives - CSO
April 7, 2015

Family Discovers Hacked Images of Child's Crib Online - Yahoo Parenting
April 5, 2015

Lawmakers in cybersecurity rush - The Hill
April 5, 2015

Industrial Cybersecurity Research Lab Opens Automation World
April 2, 2015

Turkey blackout not cyber attack, no risk to Europe power link-up - Reuters
April 1, 2015

Singapore Launches New Cybersecurity Agency - Wall Street Journal (blog)
April 1, 2015

Lebanese cyberespionage campaign hits defense, telecom, media firms worldwide - CIO
March 31, 2015

MIT CSAIL Students Are Launching a Cybersecurity Startup ProgramBostInno
March 31, 2015

South Korea Creates Cyber-Security Post to Counter North's Threat NDTV
March 31, 2015

Cyber Security Advocate Unveils 26,000 ISIS-Linked Twitter Accounts - Newsweek
March 31, 2015

Jack Lew calls on Beijing to suspend cyber security rules - Financial Times
March 30, 2015

DIS Director Mark Myers on Arkansas' Top Cybersecurity Threat - Arkansas Business Online
March 30, 2015

Taiwan seeks stronger cyber security ties with U.S. to counter China threat - Reuters
March 30, 2015

Bracing for a big power grid attack: 'One is too many' KSDK
March 29, 2015

NSB employing 'hackers' for new cybersecurity unit - Taipei Times
March 28, 2015

New York to Investigate Insurers' Cybersecurity Work After Hacks - Insurance Journal 
March 27, 2015

Top 50 brightest cyber security minds sought for government-backed hackathon - Techworld
March 27, 2015

The Active International Response to Cyber Crime - CSO Australia
March 26, 2015

Gasp! China admits to having cyber warriors - Fortune
March 26, 2015

U.S. House committee advances 'threat-sharing' cybersecurity bill - Reuters
March 26, 2015

Cyber Chief: 8% of ministry budgets should go to cyber security - Jerusalem Post Israel News
March 25, 2015

New York Fed Forms Team Focused on Cybersecurity Threats - Bloomberg
March 24, 2015

House intel leaders unveil cyber-security bill - USA Today 
March 24, 2015

Cisco confirms IP phone eavesdropping flaw - IT News
March 22, 2015

The NSA's plan: improve cybersecurity by hacking everyone else - The Guardian
March 21, 2015

Kapersky Lab Bloomberg Report: Founder Of Cyber-Security Firm Responds To 'Russian Spies' Allegations - International Business Times
March 20, 2015

The Next Cybersecurity Target: Medical Data - The Atlantic
March 19, 2015

Hillary Clinton's E-Mail Was Vulnerable to 'Spoofing' - Bloomberg
March 18, 2015

Microsoft warns of fake SSL certificate for Windows Live - ComputerWeekly
March 17, 2015

Cybersecurity at SXSW: Dell expert on the dangers of bloatware - Fortune
March 16, 2015

The Military's Cybersecurity Budget in 4 Charts - Defense One
March 16, 2015

'AntiDetect' Helps Thieves Hide Digital Fingerprints - KrebsOnSecurity
March 15, 2015

State Dept. Shuts Down Email After Cyber Attack - ABC News
March 13, 2015

Politics intrude as cybersecurity firms hunt foreign spies - Reuters
March 12, 2015

The #1 Cyber Security Threat To Information Systems Today - Forbes
March 12, 2015

Hillary Clinton's email server was unsecure for her first three months in office Fortune
March 11, 2015

Cybersecurity and The Future Digital EconomyTechCrunch
March 11, 2015

Cyber security: An afterthought for corporate America? Fortune
March 10, 2015

World's largest college cybe­rsecurity comp­etition held in SA - KSAT San Antonio
March 9, 2015

Cybersecurity Law a Priority This Year: Top Official - Wall Street Journal (blog)
March 8, 2015

Shell Oil to beef up plants' cybersecurity - The Hill
March 8, 2015

ANOTHER cyber security flaw discovered - USA Today
March 7, 2015

What Hillary Clinton's email fail tells us: Cybersecurity begins at home - Fox News
March 6, 2015

'CSI: Cyber': 10 real cybersecurity experts review the show -
March 5, 2015

Cybersecurity: Taking a Proactive Approach is Key - Government Technology
March 4, 2015

Susan Cerovsky named director of UWF Center for Cybersecurity UWF Newsroom
March 3, 2015

If Preventing a Cybersecurity Attack is Impossible... - Forbes
3, 2015

Cybersecurity the White House Way - Electric Co-op Today
March 2, 2015

Is the Newest U.S Cybersecurity Agency Necessary? - VR World
March 1, 2015

The Weakest Link In Cybersecurity - Forbes
February 27, 2015

You got hacked. Cybersecurity stocks soar - CNN Money
February 27, 2015

The White House establishes a new agency to collect cyber security intelligence - The Next Web
February 26, 2015

Lawsky Proposes New Cybersecurity, Money-Laundering Rules For Banks - Wall Street Journal
February 25, 2015

In cybersecurity, sharp eyes and speed are the new padlocks - CBS News
February 24, 2015

In our opinion: Cybersecurity — a false sense of security more like a sense of denial Deseret News
February 23, 2015

It's time to update antiquated cybersecurity legislationWashington Examiner
February 23, 2015

A Russian cyber-security company is impressing the skeptics - Business Insider
February 22, 2015

White Hall Business Association Hosts Cyber Security Forum WBOY-TV
February 21, 2015

Can Obama, GOP reach consensus on cybersecurity?CBS News
February 21, 2015

Creating cybersecurity that thinksComputerworld
February 20, 2015

EXCLUSIVE: Prosource steps up cybersecurity offerings with acquisitionCincinnati Business Courier
February 20, 2015

Officials: Cyber heist didn't hit USThe Hill
February 19, 2015

Superfish: A History Of Malware Complaints And International Surveillance Forbes
February 19, 2015

Intel panel poised to release new cyber billThe Hill
February 19, 2015

Emails reveal sensitive info left exposed after US pullout from YemenFox News
February 18, 2015

Iran spokeswoman says it concerned by cybersecurity report - Newsday
February 18, 2015

5 White House Cybersecurity Summit Takeaways - Credit Union Times
February 18, 2015

How corporate America can fight cybersecurity threats - Fortune
February 18, 2015

US-China tensions build on cybersecurity- The Hill
February 17, 2015

FBI looking into Columbia cybersecurity attack; $4.4 billion Google stock sale - St. Louis Business Journal
February 17, 2015

To attract more women, cybersecurity industry could drop macho jargon - Christian Science Monitor
February 16, 2015

Anthem Breach May Have Started in April 2014 KrebsOnSecurity
February 15, 2015

Cybersecurity goes way beyond passwordsSan Francisco Chronicle
February 14, 2015

Visa, MasterCard to Roll Out New Cybersecurity FeaturesWall Street Journal
February 13, 2015

Exclusive: Obama set to announce executive order on cybersecurity threat data Reuters
February 12, 2015

Cybersecurity Info Sharing Draws Many Players, Little ClarityWall Street Journal (blog)
February 11, 2015

Nation-State Cyber Espionage, Targeted Attacks Becoming Global NormDark Reading
February 10, 2015

Probe of Anthem pushed after consumer data stolen in cyber attackABC 7 News Denver
February 9, 2015

Cyberterrorists attack on critical infrastructure could be imminentTripwire
February 1, 2015

Google Settles With UK's information Commissioner and Will Change its Privacy Policy - TechCrunch
January 30, 2015

IBM Seeks IT Talent in UK - Computer Business Review
January 30, 2015

Report disputes claims that US hacked reporter's computer - The Washington Times
January 29, 2015

FBI issues wire transfer scam alert - IT Governance
January 29, 2015

U.S. Insurance Regulators Aim to Improve Consumer Cybersecurity Protections - Reuters
January 29, 2015

Ex-head of Boston police pushes for more domestic intelligence gathering - The Boston Globe
January 29, 2015

US tech firms ask China to postpone 'intrusive' rules - BBC
January 29, 2015

China's Strict New Security laws Are Bad News for Apple - Business Insider
January 29, 2015

Switzerland is Cashing in on Hacking Paranoia by Marketing Itself as a Safe Haven for Storing Data - Business Insider
January 28, 2015

Ransom Web: Crooks Start Encrypting Websites and Demanding Thousands of Dollars From Businesses - Forbes
January 28, 2015

US scrambling to hire enough cyber security agents to protect itself - IT Pro
January 28, 2015

IBM India staff still battle tech blues fearing more layoffs - ET Bureau
January 28, 2015

Taylor Swift's Twitter and Instagram accounts hacked - Naked Security
January 28, 2015

Bughunter cracks "absolute privacy" Blackphone - by sending it a text message - Naked Security
January 28, 2015

No fix in sight for Android Wi-Fi Direct vulnerability - ZDNet
January 28, 2015

Colombian Presidential Contender Charged with Wiretapping - Panam Post
January 27, 2015

Northrop Grumman Awarded Cyber Security Contract by UK Government - CNN Money
January 27, 2015

Facebook takes blame for service outages, which hit wider Web - Reuters
January 27, 2015

US to look into hacking of MAS website? - Rakyat Post
January 27, 2015

Malaysia airlines says website not hacked - CNBC
January 26, 2015

Hackers can spoof AT&T phone messages to steal your information - The Hacker News
January 26, 2015

Russian Dating Site Topface Hacked for 20 Million User Names - Bloomberg Business
January 25, 2015

How the Obamacare website leaks private data - Naked Security
January 23, 2015

China denies involvement in attack - CSO
January 23, 2015

With more than 200,000 unfilled jobs, colleges push cybersecurity - PBS NEWSHOUR
January 22, 2015

Snowden doesn't use iPhone for security - SecurityAffairs
January 22, 2015

Tesla Model S Hacked to Start Without Key - Softpedia
January 22, 2015

Microsoft unvials Project Spartan, the browser after Internet Explorer - Ars Technica
January 21, 2015

Like a nesting doll, Vawtrak malware has many layers - Threatpost
January 21, 2015

Ubuntu patches several security flaws - Threatpost
January 21, 2015

Leaked Minecraft usernames and passwords - a storm in a security teacup?Naked Security
January 20, 2015

Is social media the weak link in the fight against cyber attacks?Conversation
January 19, 2015

N.S.A. Breached North Korean Networks Before Sony Attack, Officials SayNew York Times
January 18, 2015

Navy: China has not attacked U.S. aircraft carrier - Military Times
January 16, 2015

In Wake of Violence, France reports Spike in CyberattacksDark Reading
January 15, 2015

Disputed Claims Over Qaeda Role in Paris Attack
New York Times
January 14, 2015

FBI investigates hacked US military social media accounts
Computer Weekly
January 13, 2015

Macs vulnerable to virtually undetectable virus that "can't be removed"
 – ZDNet
January 12, 2015

Netflix Credentials Targeted by Phishing Campaign
- Softpedia
January 8, 2015

Pro-Russian group claims cyber-attack on German government websites - Reuters
January 7, 2015

Ex-Sony Employees Echo Cybersecurity Company's Suspicion That Hack Was an Inside Job - Huffington Post
January 6, 2015

The Wild, Wild Web: How to Catch Cybercrooks – Newsweek
January 4, 2015

iCloud accounts at risk after hacker releases tool allowing access to any login - Independent
January 2, 2015

An Extremist Muslim Hacking Group Appears to Have Accidentally attacked A Small Trip-Planning Website - Business Leader
January 2, 2015

How much money do cyber criminals makes?
Business Tech
January 1, 2015

Sony Hackers threatened to attack CNN in online message New York Daily News
December 31, 2014

Cyber-attack on Swedish Parliament's websiteThe Local (Swedish Edition)
December 30, 2014

A Q&A with the hackers who say they helped break into Sony's network Washington Post
December 29, 2014

Tor Responds to the Cyber Attack on Its Network Business Insider
December 27, 2014

You won't get hacked by steaming 'The Interview' online CNN Money
December 24, 2014

North Korean Web goes dark days after Obama pledges response to Sony hackWashington Post
December 22, 2014

Sony Hackers Snooped for Months Then Planted 10-minute Time BombBloomberg
December 22, 2014

Obama vows U.S. response to North Korea over Sony cyberattack Reuters
December 19, 2014

Update on Sony InvestigationFBI National Press Office
December 19, 2014

Security experts fear Sony attack to fuel more company extortion - Reuter via the Fiscal Times
December 18, 2014

U.S. Said to Find North Korea Ordered Cyberattack on Sony - New York Times
December 17, 2014

Stolen Identities Cost more than Money - AP via Longview News- Journal
December 15, 2014

Cybersecurity unit drives Israeli Internet economy The Christian Science Monitor
December 5, 2014

Over a hundred cyber criminals arrested in global operationComputer Weekly
November 28, 2014

New IDC Health Insights Report Identifies Impact of Cyber Threats and Successful Attacks against Healthcare OrganizationsBusiness Wire
November 25, 2014

Hackers to probe cyber crime defenses at British banksReuters
November 19, 2014

State Department's unclassified email systems hackedReuters
November 17, 2014

Chinese hack U.S. weather systems, satellite networkThe Washington Post
November 12, 2014

Tibetan Monks Plagued By Cyber Attacks Pledging To 'Detach From Attachments' AP
November 11, 2014

Modulus Security Corporation, Created Under Modulus Global Umbrella, Developed To Handle Cybersecurity Threats PR Newswire
November 3, 2014

ABI Research: Global Cybersecurity Spending to Hit $100B by 2020Executive Biz
October 29, 2014

U.S National security prosecutors shift focus from spies to cyber - Reuters
Date: October 21, 2014 

Officials warn 500 million financial records hacked - USA Today
Date: October 20, 2014 

Cyber War Games: A Business Approach - The Wall Street Journal
Date: October 16, 2014 

NSA Aiming to Right the Demand-Supply Disparity for Cybersecurity Professionals - Fox News
Date: October 16, 2014 

'Malvertising' targets U.S. military firms in new twist on old web threat - Reuters
Date: October 16, 2014

FBI warns industry of Chinese cyber campaign - The Washington Post
Date: October 15, 2014 

FBI warns U.S businesses of cyber attacks, blames Beijing - Reuters
Date: October 15, 2014 

Why retailers keep falling to point-of-sale malware attacks - The Washington Post
Date: October 14, 2014

Intel Chief: Russia Tops China as Cyber Threat - Washington Wire
Date: October 14, 2014 

New Poodle web threat not seen as menacing as Heartbleed, Shellshock - Reuters
Date: October 14, 2014 

Russian hackers target NATO, Ukraine and others: iSight - Reuters
Date: October 14, 2014 

Cyber Attacks Require Coordinated Defense, Executives Say - Bloomberg Businessweek
Date: October 11, 2014 

Cyberattacks trigger talk of 'hacking back' - The Washington Post
Date: October 9, 2014 

When cybersecurity threats come from the inside - The Washington Post
Date: October 8, 2014

Ex-Homeland Chief Says Risk of Cyber Attacks Elevated - Bloomberg Businessweek
Date: October 6, 2014

Interpol opens Singapore center to fight cyber crime - Reuters
Date: October 2, 2014

Hackers exploit 'Shellshock' bug with worms in early attacks - Reuters
Date: September 25, 2014

Your medical record is worth more to hackers than your credit card - Reuters
Date: September 24, 2014

NY Financial Regulators to Focus on Cyber Security - Fox News
Date: September 22, 2014

As cyber force grows, manpower details emerge - Army Times
Date: September 23, 2014

Cyber Alliances: Collective Defense becomes Central To Securing Networks, Data - Forbes
Date: September 19, 2014

Chinese hacked U.S. military contractors, Senate panel finds - Reuters
Date: September 17, 2014

Digital jihad: ISIS, Al-Qaeda seek a cyber caliphate to launch attacks on US - Fox News
Date: September 14, 2014

Hackers break into server for Obamacare website: U.S. officials - Reuters
Date: September 4, 2014

Europol launches taskforce to fight world's top cybercriminals - The Guardian
Date: September 1, 2014

Persian paranoia: America's fear of Iranian cyber power - The Guardian
Date: August 29, 2014

FBI, Secret Service investigate reports of cyber attacks on U.S banks - Reuters
Date: August 28, 2014

Banks to meet with Treasury Department on cyber threats: sources - Reuters
Date: August 26, 2014

Sony says PlayStation network back online, user information safe after attack - Reuters
Date: August 25, 2014 

U.S undercover investigators among those exposed in data breach - Reuters
Date: August 22, 2014

FBI warns healthcare firms they are targeted by hackers - Reuters
Date: August 20, 2014

U.S hospital breach biggest yet to exploit Heartbleed bug: expert - Reuters
Date: August 20, 2014

U.S government's nuclear watchdog victim of cyber attacks: report - Reuters
Date: August 19, 2014

Community Health says Data stolen in cyber attack from China - Reuters
Date: August 18, 2014

Cybersecurity: Five Essential "Truths" - The Wall Street Journal
Date: August 14, 2014

Cyber Infiltration During Operation Protective Edge - Forbes
Date: August 12, 2014

Hacking group wants to play nice with automakers - Reuters
Date: August 8, 2014

10 ways to Make the Internet Safe from Cyber Attacks - Defense One
Date: August 7, 2014 

U.S Homeland Security contractor reports computer breach - Reuters
Date: August 7, 2014

Hackers put data of U.S government workers at risk - CNN
Date: August 6, 2014

Report: Russian hackers steak 1.2 billion user names and passwords - The Washington Post
Date: August 5, 2014

Despite warnings, computers still vulnerable to hackers of start-up codes - Reuters
Date: August 1, 2014

Japan Takes Its First Step to Fight Hackers - Bloomberg Businessweek
Date: July 24, 2014

Hacking experts build device to protect cars from cyber attacks - Reuters
Date: July 23, 2014

NSA targets college students to fill cyber professionals shortage - USA Today
Date: July 22, 2014

Chinese hackers Extending Reach to Smaller U.S. Agencies, Officials Say - The New York Times
Date: July 15, 2014

Insurers Struggle to get grip on burgeoning cyber risk market - Reuters
Date: July 14, 2014

Hacking Gets Physical: utilities At Risk for Cyber Attacks - Forbes
Date: July, 10 2014

Controversial Cybersecurity Bill Known As CISA Advances Out Of Senate Committee - Forbes
July 9, 2014 The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence voted Tuesday to approve a controversial cybersecurity bill known as the Cyber Information Sharing Act (CISA).

Industrial infection: Hackers put chokehold on energy firms with Stuxnet-like viruses - RT
July 1, 2014 Hackers are targeting energy companies in the US and Europe in an apparent case of industrial espionage, according to several security companies, which say the perpetrators seem to be based in Eastern Europe.

Fla. passes sweeping data breach notification bill - SC Magazine
June 25, 2014 Florida has repealed its security breach law, and in its stead, passed sweeping legislation seen as possibly the broadest in the county.

Hedge-Fund Hack Is Part of Bigger Siege, Cyber-Experts Warn - Bloomberg Businessweek
June 23, 2014 The attack on a U.S. hedge fund's network, which a cybersecurity contractor said last week disrupted the firm's high-speed trading and stole its data, is but one among many.

Cybersecurity firm says large hedge fund attacked - CNBC
June 19, 2014 In an audacious and sophisticated attack, cybercriminals acting in late 2013 installed a malicious computer program on the servers of a large hedge fund, crippling its high-speed trading strategy and sending information about its trades to unknown offsite computers.

Big Four get serious on cyber security - Financial Times
June 8, 2014 Earlier this year, one of the Big Four accountancy firms sent out a presentation to clients warning them of the dangers of cyber attacks.

It wasn't just Edward Snowden: Cyber breaches reported by federal agencies spiked in 2013 - Washington Business Journal
May 30, 2014 Federal agencies reported nearly 50,000 cyber incidents in 2013 - a 32 percent jump from the year before.

Exclusive: U.S. companies seek cyber experts for top jobs, board seats - Reuters
May 30, 2014 Some of the largest U.S. companies are looking to hire cybersecurity experts in newly elevated positions and bring technologists on to their boards, a sign that corporate America is increasingly worried about hacking threats.

China demands halt to 'unscrupulous' US cyber-spying - The Guardian
May 27, 2014 Chinese report says US has breached international laws, infringed human rights and put global cyber-security at risk.

Banks Challenged By Cybersecurity Threats, State Regulators Acting - Forbes
May 26, 2014 A new report concludes that while financial institutions have taken significant steps to bolster cyber security efforts, they will continue to be challenged by the speed of technological change and the increasingly sophisticated nature of threats.

How celebrity hacker 'Sabu' helped feds thwart 300 cyber-attacks - CNN Money
May 25, 2014 The celebrity hacker "Sabu" helped the FBI imprison his friends and stop more than 300 cyber-attacks in three years since he betrayed several major hacking groups.

EBay asks 145 million users to change passwords after cyber attack - Reuters
May 21, 2014 EBay Inc said on Wednesday that a cyber attack carried out three months ago has compromised customer data, and the company urged 145 million users of its online commerce platform to change their passwords.

More than 100 people nabbed in global hacker crackdown - CNN
May 19, 2014 Computer hacker forums lit up last week as FBI agents and police in 17 countries began knocking on doors, seizing computers and making arrests.

U.S. Charges Five in Chinese Army With Hacking - The Wall Street Journal
May 19, 2014 The Justice Department announced charges against individuals in the Chinese military, accusing them of hacking U.S. companies for trade secrets, the first time the U.S. government has publicly accused employees of a foreign power with cybercrimes against U.S. firms.

Cyber experts warn Iranian hackers becoming more aggressive - Reuters
May 13, 2014 Iranian hackers have become increasingly aggressive and sophisticated, moving from disrupting and defacing U.S. websites to engaging in cyber espionage, security experts say.

Cyber-arms industry gears up in US - Bangkok Post
May 5, 2014 On Florida's Atlantic coast, cyber-arms makers working for United States spy agencies are bombarding billions of lines of computer code with random data that can expose software flaws the US might exploit.

Target CEO resigns months after cyber crooks stole credit info from millions of customers - NY Daily News
May 5, 2014 Target's massive data breach has now cost the company's CEO his job.

Going Back To (Cyber) School - Forbes
May 3, 2014 Academia is acquiring an interest in cyber education on many fronts.

Confronting the Myth of the 'Digital Native' - The Chronicle of Higher Education
April 21, 2014 A decade after Mark Zuckerberg launched Facebook at Harvard University, the idea that an ambitious young person should maintain a clean record, digitally speaking, might seem like yesterday's news.

Bits: Heartbleed Internet Security Flaw Used In Attack - CNBC
April 18, 2014 Within 24 hours of the Heartbleed bug's disclosure last week, an attacker used it to break into a major corporation, security experts said Friday. 

The 'Heartbleed' security flaw that affects most of the internet - CNN
April 9, 2014 A major online security vulnerability dubbed "Heartbleed" could put your personal information at risk, including passwords, credit card information and e-mails.

Worldwide cyber threats map goes online in Runet - The Voice of Russia
March 28, 2014 Kaspersky's Lab has launched a new Internet service, which in real time shows cyber threats registered worldwide.

How Ukraine crisis could dent country's booming cyber-crime - The Christian Science Monitor
March 26, 2014 Ukraine is notorious worldwide as a haven for cyber-criminals, but Ukraine's need for international assistance could result in pressure to crack down on the country's cyber-underworld.

FACT SHEET: U.S.-EU Cyber Cooperation - The White House
March 26, 2014 The new high-level U.S.-EU Cyber Dialogue announced at the 2014 U.S.-EU Summit will formalize and broaden our cooperation on cyber issues, building on shared commitments and achievements in key areas.

To Win Sales, Go Where Competitors Fear to Tread: Security - Infosec Island
March 24, 2014 Incidents like the recent Target credit card data breach heighten awareness of the need for better security, but they don't really drive change.

Sources: Credit Card Breach at California DMV - Krebs on Security
March 22, 2014 The California Department of Motor Vehicles appears to have suffered a wide-ranging credit card data breach involving online payments for DMV-related services.

Study: Most Global Businesses Unprepared For Cyber Attacks - CBS DC
March 19, 2014 Most businesses around the world are not ready to fight back against cyberattacks, according to a new report.

Alexander: Promote Cyber Command to full unified command status - The Washington Post
March 12, 2014 The Pentagon's cyberwarfare organization should be elevated to a full command akin to the U.S. Central Command over the next year, said its outgoing head, Gen. Keith Alexander. 

Russia's Cyber-Weapons Hit Ukraine: How to Declare War Without Declaring War - The World Post
March 10, 2014 Today, utilizing cyber weapons falls into the category of largely being accepted (even if unhappily) as part of how countries exercise their power while falling short of the line of armed conflict treated as an act of war.

Calif. man denies he's Bitcoin founder after Newsweek report - Fox News
March 7, 2014 A 64-year-old Japanese-American man is vehemently denying any connection to bitcoin, despite a Newsweek cover story identifying him as the brains behind the bits.

What Will $5 Billion in Military Cyber Spending Pay For? - Defense One
March 5, 2014 The Pentagon wants $5.1 billion for cyber operations next year, an increase of about $4 million over this year's budget, but exactly what the military wants to buy with that money is unclear.

Russia, the Ukraine invasion, and U.S. cybersecurity implications - ZDNet
March 3, 2014 ZDNet's resident cyberwar expert, David Gewirtz, presents a SITREP (situation report) analyzing unexpected areas where US interests might be vulnerable in the unlikely event that the Russian invasion of Ukraine generates a response by US or UN forces.

New Virus Spreads Like The Common Cold - Via WiFi - Forbes
February 26, 2014 It started in the laboratory of a university in England. It was called Chameleon - and it was a computer virus.

Critical iOS, MacOS Bug Can Expose Your Confidential Data, Update Now - Kaspersky Lab
February 24, 2014 On Friday, Apple released an urgent update to iOS 6 and 7. The only fix in the update is well worth bothering yourself with the update process, and doing it as soon as possible.

White hats to the rescue - The Economist
February 21, 2014 Law-abiding hackers are helping businesses to fight off the bad guys.

U-Md. computer security attack exposes 300,000 records - The Washington Post
February 19, 2014 More than 300,000 personal records for faculty, staff and students who have received identification cards at the University of Maryland were compromised in a computer security breach this week, school officials said.

Post-Target breach ripples may cost $200 million - CNBC
February 19, 2014 Costs associated with the holiday breach of Target's credit security have escalated for banks and credit unions, and now top $200 million.

GPS pioneer warns on network's security - CNBC
February 14, 2014 The Global Positioning System helps power everything from in-car satnavs and smart bombs to back security and flight control, but its founder has warned that it is more vulnerable to sabotage or disruption than ever before.

Bitcoin exchange halts withdrawals after cyber-attack - BBC News
February 12, 2014 Bitstamp - one of the world's largest Bitcoin exchanges - has halted withdrawals after coming under cyber-attack.

Email Attack on Vendor Set Up Breach at Target - Krebs on Security
February 12, 2014 The breach at Target Corp. appears to have begun with a malware-laced email phishing attack sent to employees at an HVAC firm that did business with the nationwide retailer.

Florida Targets High-Dollar Bitcoin Exchangers - Krebs on Security
February 7, 2014 State authorities in Florida on Thursday announced criminal charges targeting three men who allegedly ran illegal businesses moving large amounts of cash in and out of the Bitcoin virtual currency.

Visitors to Sochi Olympics should expect to be hacked (video) - engadget
February 5, 2014 There's little question at this point that the logistics in Sochi, from hotel rooms to public infrastructure, are a mess, but one of the greatest threats to visitors is one they can't see.

Senate cybersecurity report finds agencies often fail to take basic preventive measures - The Washington Post
February 4, 2014 U.S. officials have warned for years that the prospect of a cyberattack is the top threat to the nation and have sharply increased spending for computer security.

As Cyber Crime Matures, More Hacked Accounts Expected - Forbes
February 3, 2014 Last week's arrest of Russian bank hacker extraordinaire Aleksander "SpyEye" Panin doesn't mean online bank accounts are suddenly safer.

Report: Hotels company apparently hacked, exposing guests' credit cards - CNN
February 3, 2014 White Lodging -- a company that maintains Hilton, Marriott, Sheraton and Westin hotel franchises -- has apparently suffered a data breach that exposed guests' credit and debit card information in 2013, independent security researcher Brian Krebs said.

Rogers Tabbed as Next Cyber Command Chief - U.S. Department of Defense
January 30, 2014 Navy Vice Adm. Michael S. Rogers is President Barack Obama's nominee to become the next commander of U.S. Cyber Command, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said in a DOD news release issued today.

Cyber security expert alarmed at how much companies are outsourcing - Baltimore Business Journal
January 29, 2014 A cyber security expert at the National Institute of Standards and Technology says this past year has been an eye opening experience for the federal agency.

White House cyber security chief warn U.S. must better protect itself - Baltimore Business Journal
January 29, 2014 The White House's cyber security coordinator on Wednesday warned of an apocalypse if the U.S. doesn't address the nations growing cyber threat.

US retailer Michaels warns of possible payment card breach - CNBC
January 25, 2014 Michaels, the biggest U.S. arts and crafts retailer, said it is investigating a possible breach on its network.

FBI warns retailers of more cyber attacks - USA Today
January 24, 2014 FBI has discovered about 20 hacking cases in the past year that involved the same kind of malicious software used against Target.

Gaming Console Hacks - Kaspersky Lab Daily 
January 23, 2014 The PlayStation Network attack was among the largest known data breaches to date.

Retailers, banks play blame game over Target's security breach - Tampa Bay Business Journal
January 23, 2014 Target's security breach has sparked a war of words between the National Retail Federation and the Independent Community Bankers of America.

CrowdStrike Takes on Chinese, Russian Attack Groups in Threat Report - SecurityWeek
January 22, 2014 Russian attackers targeted energy sector targets and a Chinese nexus intrusion group infected foreign embassies with malware using watering hole tactics in 2013.

House Subcommittee Passes Legislation to Protect Critical Infrastructure - Tripwire
January 21, 2014 The House of Representatives Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies has passed a bill to bolster provisions to protect the nation's critical infrastructure.

Cyber attack targeted 28 embassies in Tehran, report shows - Haaretz
January 9, 2014 Emails to embassies in Tehran about the Syrian conflict contained a new data-mining malware, to which no defenses had yet been programmed.

The Future Of Global Cyber-Security Is In The Cloud - Forbes
January 9, 2014 Both hackers and antivirus makers were put on notice last week when two shining stars in the $67 billion worldwide cyber-security universe announced their merger.

Undisclosed number of T-Mobile customers impacted in data breach - SC Magazine
January 6, 2014 An undisclosed number of T-Mobile customers may have had personal information compromised after an unauthorized party gained access to a file stored on servers.

Malware attack hits thousands of Yahoo users per hour - CNN
January 5, 2014 A malware attack hit Yahoo's advertising server over the last few days, affecting thousands of users in various countries.

Double threat: US grid vulnerable on two fronts - CNBC
January 3, 2014 Consensus is growing that the U.S. electricity grid is vulnerable to both hacking and physical attacks.

Extremists, cyber-attacks top Americans' security threat list - Pew Research Center
January 2, 2014 Seven-in-ten say that cyber-warfare represents a major threat to the country.

Target Slapped With Suits After Security Breach - ABC News
December 23, 2013 The store "failed to implement and maintain reasonable security procedures".

Federal agencies to hire more cyber defenders in 2014 - The Washington Post
December 22, 2013 While some agencies may see staffing reductions to cut costs, one area of federal growth is cybersecurity.

Army Cyber Command announces Fort Gordon as new headquarters - The Augusta Chronicle
December 19, 2013 The Army Cyber Command announced Thursday that it will consolidate its operations at Fort Gordon.

Target Hit by Credit-Card Breach - The Wall Street Journal
December 19, 2013 Customer's info may have been stolen over Black Friday weekend.

NSA's Malware Heroics Questioned By Security Experts - InformationWeek
December 16, 2013 NSA says it thwarted a nation state's BIOS-bricking malware plot, but info security and privacy experts say the agency is trying to snow the American public.

Tech Bubble Is Stable for Cybersecurity Companies - U.S. News
December 13, 2013 Social media booms, but cybersecurity enjoys more stable growth.

NASDAQ Security Chief to Head New Cyber Crime Unit - Financial News
December 12, 2013 The global exchange community has picked NASDAQ OMX's information security chief to head up a new cyber security unit.

Cyber Security Watch List for 2014: Seven Trends - Healthcare Informatics
December 9, 2013 What cyber measures should your organization take in the year ahead?

Hackers Compromise 2 Million Facebook, Twitter and Gmail Accounts - Mashable
December 6, 2013 More than 2 million accounts have been compromised from popular sites.

Adobe Announces Security Breach - New York Times
October 3, 2013 Hackers infiltrated the computer system of the software company Adobe, gaining access to credit card information and other personal data from 2.9 million of its customers, the company acknowledged on Thursday.

National Cyber Security Awareness Month - Homeland Security
October 2013 October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month and it is an opportunity to engage public and private sector stakeholders – especially the general public – to create a safe, secure, and resilient cyber environment.

Energy Department Announces New Investments of Over $30 Million to Better Protect the Nation's Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Attack -
September 19, 2013 Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced awards totaling approximately $30 million for the development of new tools and technologies to strengthen protection of the nation's electric grid and oil and gas infrastructure from cyber attack.

State-Sponsored Hacker Gang Has a Side Gig in Fraud - Wired
September 17, 2013 An elite group of nation-state hackers running roughshod through the financial sector and other industries in the U.S. has pioneered techniques that others are following, and has used sophisticated methods to go after hardened targets, including hacking a security firm to undermine the security service the company provided its clients.

Supreme Court Weighs When Online Speech Becomes an Illegal Threat - Wired
September 17, 2013 The Supreme Court is being asked to decide when an online threat becomes worthy of prosecution, in what could be the first internet speech case to reach the high court's docket for the 2013-2104 term beginning next month.

Fingerprints Could Be Solution For Half of iPhone Owners Who Don't Lock Their Phones - Huffington Post
September 13, 2013 Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer confessed something this week that surprised some security experts: She doesn't lock her iPhone.

Secret Spy Court Demands Surveillance Transparency From Feds - Wired
September 13, 2013 The secret spy court at the center of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden's leaks today ordered the government to begin declassifying its opinions involving the Patriot Act.

NSA Backdoors Could Cost US Companies Billions in Business Abroad - Tech News World
September 12, 2013 Today in international tech news: NSA "backdoors" could hurt U.S. telecommunications firms abroad.

Considering a Cyberstrike Against Syria - Tech News World
September 10, 2013 The military may consider cyberweapons just another tool, but whether they should be used at all in a Syrian action is debatable.

Neutralizing the 'Weapons Grade' Enterprise Cybersecurity Threat - Tech News World
September 9, 2013 "We've got to change the paradigm here," said CSC's Dean Weber. "We've got to get better at threat intelligence. We've got to get better at event correlation. We've got to get better at the business of cybersecurity. And it has to be a public-private partnership that actually gets us there, because the public has an interest in the private infrastructure ... . That's not just U.S. -- that's global."

Chinese Cyberspies Are Hacking Into America's Small Businesses, But Not For The Reason You'd Think - Huffington Post
September 5, 2013 A wide range of small businesses and institutions -- from pizza restaurants and medical clinics to synagogues and universities -- have been both victims and unwitting accomplices in sophisticated cyber espionage campaigns being carried out by hackers in China, security researchers told The Huffington Post.

As Government IT Spending Drops, Cloud Rises - Tech News World
August 27, 2013 "Funding shortfalls will push out project milestones so that innovations intended to be implemented in the near term will take longer to be completed," said Alex Rossino, principal research analyst at Deltek.

FBI Agent: We've Dismantled The Leaders Of Anonymous - Huffington Post
August 21, 2013 The hacker collective Anonymous has not produced as many high-profile cyber attacks as it once did, a drop-off that can be directly attributed to the arrests of the group's core members, an FBI official told The Huffington Post this week.

3 Password Tools That Can Simplify Your Life, And Protect You From Hackers - Huffington Post
August 18, 2013 The recent news that someone using your computer can see all of your passwords stored in Chrome with a few clicks made me aware of something that I had known -- but ignored -- for a long time: I have five or six passwords for dozens of accounts.

Kim Dotcom Charges Into Secure Email Fray - Tech News World
August 14, 2013 Kim Dotcom seems to relish confrontations with the authorities, and now he's apparently galloping on his white horse to the rescue of those seeking shelter from government surveillance.

General Alexander at Black Hat USA 2013 - YouTube
July 31, 2013 Gen Alexander spoke this year as the keynote speaker at Black Hat USA

7 Anonymous Hackers Who Have Been Unmasked - Huffington Post
June 7, 2013 Another member of the hacker collective Anonymous has been unmasked this week.