FBI recruiting Bay Area techies for cybersecurity jobs

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The FBI is looking for “tech talent” to help protect the United States from cyber-based attacks and other technology crimes…

Key US military command’s Twitter, YouTube sites hacked

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Hackers claiming to work on behalf of IS militants seized control of the Twitter and YouTube sites of the military’s U.S. Central Command…

Two airlines were targets of attempt to steal customers’ miles

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Thieves with stolen usernames and passwords have broken into customer accounts at American and United airlines and booked free trips…

North Korea experiencing Internet outages

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North Korea experienced sweeping and progressively worse Internet outages extending into Monday…

Secrets revelaed in Sony Pictures hack

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Some of Hollywood’s top secrets are public following the hack of Sony Pictures…

NSA director: China can damage US power grid

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…

5 million Gmail addresses and passwords leaked

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A list of 5 million Gmail addresses and passwords appeared on a Russian Bitcoin forum Wednesday…

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 …

Target faces big costs related to security breach

The hit to TJX Cos. was minimal after it disclosed in 2007 a massive data breach of customer information at its T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and HomeGoods stores…

Target data breach pits US banks against retailers

Banks and America’s big retailers are locked in a debate over the massive breach of millions of consumers’ data that gripped Target Corp. during the holiday season…

Yahoo email account passwords stolen

Yahoo says usernames and passwords of its email customers have been stolen and used to access accounts…

Infographic: Target data breach

Infographic: Target data breach

Two abbed at Texas border in credit card fraud case

Two Mexican citizens who were arrested at the border used account information stolen during the Target security breach to buy tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of merchandise…

Target: 40 million credit card accounts may be breached

U.S. retail chain Target says that about 40 million credit and debit card accounts may have been affected by a data breach…