Google kept quiet for more than six months about its discovery of a bug that put at risk the personal data of hundreds of thousands of Google+ users, the company said Monday, a delay that could spark a new round of regulatory and political scrutiny.
Top computer researchers gave a startling presentation recently about how to intercept and switch votes on emailed ballots.
A nasty new malware is secretly recording audio near compromised systems by stealthily switching on the computers’ microphones.
The Obama administration urged companies on Tuesday to make millions of devices safe from hacking, underscoring the risks posed by an increasingly bewildering array of internet-connected products permeating daily life, covering everything from fitness trackers to computers in automobiles.
To increase public awareness of cyber security, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is promoting National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM).
A new book reveals that a major cyber attack on America’s power grid is not only possible but likely - and it would be devastating.