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School Lunch Baron Allegedly Hacked Students' Data to Take Down His Competitor

The CFO of a school lunch distributor faces charges of identity theft and unauthorized computer access and could spend three years in prison.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.8.19
uber

Uber just got hit with another fine for the massive data breach it tried to hide

The company showed a "complete disregard for the customers and drivers whose personal information was stolen.”
Tim Hume
11.27.18
Russia sanctions

The U.S. just sanctioned Russia’s infamous “Troll Factory” and “Putin’s chef”

The U.S. Treasury Department sanctioned a number of Russian entities and individuals.
David Gilbert
3.15.18
VICE on HBO

How Israel is becoming the world's top cyber superpower

Israel receives roughly one-fifth of the world's global private investment in cyber security.
Olivia Awad
3.13.18
russia

Department of Homeland Security reveals which states were targeted by Russian hackers

Alexa Liautaud
9.22.17
hack the planet

Al Jazeera Says It’s Under a Massive 'Cyber Attack'

The attacks on the Qatar-based media outlet came just days after reports that rival state-owned Qatar News Agency (QNA) was also hacked, sparking an international crisis.
Joseph Cox
6.8.17
Saudi Arabia

Arab states accuse U.S. ally Qatar of supporting terror

Alexa Liautaud
6.5.17
Motherboard

Educating Kids And the Elderly Is the Key to Closing the Online Security Loop

The next WannaCry might not get so far.
Jordan Pearson
5.16.17
cyberattack

WannaCry cyberattack is only the beginning, experts warn

David Gilbert
5.15.17
CSI: Cold Hacks

New Evidence Links a 20-Year-Old Hack on the US Government to a Modern Attack Group

A UK company's vintage web server kept in storage for over 20 years connects the 'Moonlight Maze' attacks of the 90s to the 2000s hacker group Turla.
Kim Zetter
4.4.17
ukraine

Ukraine's power station hack is a stark warning to the rest of the world

David Gilbert
1.15.17
russia

The Ukrainian Power Grid Was Hacked Again

Experts say the country appears to be a “testbed” for cyber attacks that could be used around the world.
Kim Zetter
1.10.17
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