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Yahoo! Inc says information was stolen from at least 500 million user accounts in 2014 by what is believes was a "state-sponsored actor".
Medical records for cyclists Chris Froome and Bradley Wiggins have been leaked in the latest stage of what anti-doping authorities describe as a
A group of Russian hackers calling themselves ‘Fancy Bears’ on Tuesday leaked confidential medical files of some US athletes, including four time Olympic gold medal winning gymnast Simone Biles and te
How many of us have despaired as exams approach, wishing we could press an imaginary ‘pause button’ to freeze time and delay the inevitable?
The FBI is estimated to have paid more than $1.3 million to get into the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino killers The figure, the largest ever
Death row inmate Kevin Costner gets a memory implant in “Criminal”, not to remember how to make a hit movie again, but as a sort of hard disc for a
Lithuania’s parliamentary website came under cyber attack on Monday just as a special session of the World Congress of Crimean Tartars was meeting to
Turkey is investigating how hackers managed to post online the personal data of nearly 50 million people, or two-thirds of the population. It is
Turkey has launched an investigation into an alleged leak of the personal data of almost 50 million citizens. The information is said to have been
The FBI says it may have found a way to unlock the San Bernardino attacker’s iPhone without the help of Apple and has postponed a court hearing with
Bangladesh's central bank governor has resigned over the theft by hackers of $81 million (73 million euros) as investigators try to track where that money went.
The blame game is underway in Bangladesh after computer hackers stole the equivalent of 73 million euros from the central bank and nearly got away with 10 times as much
Apple's Macintosh computers have been hit for the first time by a hacking attack using what is known as ransomware. Previously only Microsoft's Windows operating system was targeted.
Banking systems and government offices were especially badly hit in a day of worsening cyber chaos in Turkey. Since December 14 the government has
Hello Kitty may be cuddly on the outside, but it’s also been exposed as being vulnerable at its core. The brand’s online customers have been left
The hackers’ collective known as “Anonymous” has apparently responded to the attacks on Paris by declaring war on ISIL in a video posted on YouTube
It is the biggest-ever cyberattack on a British company. Telecoms provider Talk Talk has had the personal details of some four million of its
Crunch time for Apple: the technology giant is taking steps to address a large-scale cyber attack on several of its Chinese apps.
Hackers are said to have released online the personal details of more than a million users of a Canadian dating website promoting infidelity. The
A thorough inquiry is underway in the UK after it was revealed the personal details of up to 2.4 million mobile phone customers may have been
The Canadian dating website AshleyMadison has been attacked by hackers who have threatened to leak the details of around 37 million customers.
An Italian company called Hacking Team that specialises in producing surveillance software used by governments to tap into phone and computers has
In the wake of the Charlie Hebdo attack, France is moving to expand surveillance powers allowing the deployment of hidden microphones and cameras without a judicial warrant.
“Since the recent attack on the TV5Monde television channel we have heard a lot about cyberterrorism. Are the risks serious, and is there a European
It’s one of the golden rules of passwords: don’t show them to people. But French broadcaster TV5 broke this rule in spectacular fashion just after
The French government is promising to hunt down hackers who knocked out channels belonging to a French TV station and posted material on its social
Eleven television channels and the websites of the French broadcaster TV5 have been taken over in a hacking attack claimed by supporters of ISIL. The