NSA director: China can damage US power grid

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China and “one or two” other countries are capable of mounting cyberattacks that would shut down the electric grid in the U.S…

US State Dept computers hacked, email shut down

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U.S. State Department has shut down its entire unclassified email system as technicians repair possible damage…

US confirms climate agency websites hacked

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency confirmed that four websites were “compromised by an Internet-sourced attack…

Home Depot confirms breach in US, Canada stores

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Home Depot is confirming that its payment data systems have been breached, and says the hack could affect customers …

FBI investigating reports of attacks on US banks

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The FBI is working with the Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported cyberattacks against several U.S. financial institutions…

US, China talk cyberhacking amid new allegations

Top American officials said Thursday they challenged their counterparts in China to rein in alleged cybersecurity infringements…

Report: Chinese hackers hit US personnel networks

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Chinese hackers broke into the computer networks of the Office of Personnel Management earlier this year…

Court unsealed indictment against Chinese military hackers

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Five Chinese military officers were indicted by the U.S. District Court in Pennsylvania and charged with hacking U.S. companies to steal industry secrets…

EBay asks users to change password after breach

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eBay is asking users to change their password after a cyberattack compromised a database containing passwords…

China warns US cyber charges could damage ties

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China on Tuesday warned the United States was jeopardizing military ties by charging five Chinese officers with cyberspying…

US charges China in cyber-spying case

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The United States brought first-of-its kind cyber-espionage charges Monday against five Chinese military officials…

Stanford investigating apparent IT breach

Stanford University is asking its e-mail and computer network users to change their passwords after an apparent information technology breach…

China denies renewed US cyberattack claims

China’s military on Tuesday denied renewed U.S. accusations that it sponsored cyberattacks and said the two sides should cooperate…

General says detection deters major cyberattacks

Foreign leaders are deterred from launching a major electronic attack on vital infrastructure in the United States because they know such a strike could be traced to its source and…

China defence ministry slams US hacking accusations

China’s military said on Thursday that overseas computer hackers targeted two of its websites an average of 144-thousand times per month last year…

US works on cybertheft penalties after China claim

Evidence of an unrelenting campaign of cyberstealing linked to the Chinese government is prompting the Obama administration to develop more aggressive responses…