City Of Galt Targeted In Ransomware AttackA ransomware attack has knocked out several of the city of Galt's digital communications platforms.
A Former Yahoo Engineer Pleaded Guilty To Hacking Thousands Of AccountsA former Yahoo software engineer pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to hacking into thousands of Yahoo users’ personal accounts, primarily in search of sexual images and videos, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
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Women Say They Were Denied Jobs Because They Had 'Ghetto' NamesSeveral women are claiming they were discriminated against after receiving an email saying their "ghetto" name disqualified them from working at a Missouri company.
Singapore Hack Affects 1.5 Million — Including Prime MinisterThe largest healthcare provider in Singapore, SingHealth, has suffered a massive data breach affecting a huge portion of the city-state's population.
Teen Accused Of Hacking School System, Changing GradesAuthorities in say a teenage boy was arrested for hacking a school district's computer system to change grades for at least 10 students.
Federal Government Notifies 21 States Of Election HackingThe federal government on Friday told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems before last year's presidential election.
Russian Accused Of Running Spam Ring Is Indicted In USHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Russian man described by U.S. authorities as one of the world's most notorious criminal spammers has been indicted by a federal grand jury, officials announced Friday.
Dallas Emergency Siren System HackedHackers struck the sirens Dallas uses to alert residents to take shelter from inclement weather, triggering intermittent false alarms for about an hour and a half until officials deactivated the system early Saturday morning.
Amid FBI Warning, Elections Officials Reassure There Are Safeguards Against HackingWith just over two months out from election day, the FBI is issuing what some people are calling an unprecedented warning.
Homeland Security Investigating Leslie Jones Website HackThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security said Thursday it is investigating the hack of Leslie Jones' website that revealed several private details of the actress-comedian's life.
Numerous Hotels In California, Other States May Have Been Hit By HackersHyatt, Sheraton, Marriott and Westin hotels in 10 states and the District of Columbia may have been targeted by hackers for months.
Wendy's Restaurant Hack Much Larger Than Initially ThoughtWendy's says hackers were able to steal customer's credit and debit card information at 1,025 of its U.S. restaurants, far more than it originally thought.
California Hospital Pays Thousands To End Attack Known As 'Ransomware'A large Los Angeles hospital chose to pay hackers who were holding its computer network hostage, a move its CEO said was in its best interest and the most efficient way to end the problem.
Ex-'Revenge Porn' Website Operator From Woodland Pleads Guilty To HackingThe operator of a defunct "revenge porn" website that posted stolen nude photos has pleaded guilty to federal charges in Los Angeles.