Since the first bounty of just $475 (£385) was paid in October 2013, bounties paid to date have now exceeded $100 million (£813 million) in total.
After the FBI classified ransomware threats to publish stolen data relating to President Trump as terrorism, the REvil cybercrime gang has pushed back by publishing the first batch of emails.
During four weeks towards the end of 2019, a total of 60 hackers managed to hack the U.S. Air Force.
Cybersecurity experts were asked to name the hackers who have had the most influence—good or bad—across the years. Here's what they said.
Apple Macs are rarely the target of digital espionage. But in recent years, a mysterious hacker crew called WindShift has targeted specific individuals working in government departments.
In recent months, attempts were made by a mysterious hacker crew called the Sun Team to infiltrate the Android phones of North Korean defectors.
Believe it or not, the new Godzilla movie has a great takeaway: the entire film can be interpreted as a parable for fighting hackers and improving cybersecurity.
Even where users have chosen strong passwords and taken extra security measures, their Facebook accounts are not safe from hackers.