Russian hackers behind the damaging cyber intrusion of the State Department in recent months used that perch to penetrate sensitive parts of the White House computer system, according to U.S. officials briefed on the investigation.
The government has a new weapon against cyber hackers who threaten national security.
Tech guru PC Mike Wendland looks at several secure password programs.
As the travel season heats up, Consumer Reports cautions - some popular hotel and motel chains could be vulnerable to hackers.
eBay is the latest in a growing list of companies whose data has been hacked.
Personal information for all of eBay’s 145 million active buyers could have been accessed in a hack two months ago, a company spokeswoman said, as the online auction giant advised all users to change their passwords Wednesday.
Major U.S. bank websites have been offline a total of 249 hours in the past six weeks, perhaps the clearest indication yet that American companies are prime targets in an unrelenting, global cyber conflict.
Authorities are saying criminals can now hack into your webcam remotely, using it to watch your most intimate moments without you ever knowing.