Cyber Attacks

Cyber Attacks

“It sucks, man.”: Homeless Men Can No Longer Use Times Square Wi-Fi To Watch...

When New York City first started replacing its public pay phones with free Internet kiosks, it probably didn't expect homeless people to start watching...

International identity-theft ring victimized hundreds, including Hollywood actress

Federal agents said they have uncovered a massive international identity-theft scheme that victimized at least hundreds and maybe thousands of people, including an actress...

Reddit makes some changes in the wake of the Orlando shooting

As the shooting in Orlando unfolded Sunday, the biggest news on Reddit - the self-proclaimed "front page of the Internet" - wasn't the crime...

Russian robot gets a few hours of freedom after escaping a lab

A robot ran away from scientists and caused a traffic jam in the city of Perm, Russia. Although that might sound like a scene...

Snapchat strikes partnership with Oracle

This time last year, Snapchat was the hot new thing in social-media advertising -- except that brands couldn't tell if the promotions actually worked. Next...
Hillary Clinton laid out her plan to tackle the gun violence problem in America Monday.

Judge: Deposition of Clinton IT aide will be recorded, remain sealed

A federal judge on Tuesday ordered the deposition of a former State Department staffer who helped set up Hillary Clinton's private email server to...

FBI Releases New Child ID App Every Parent Should Download

The FBI today is announcing a reboot of its popular Child ID App, which provides parents with an easy way to electronically store their...

The Self-Retweet Has Officially Arrived

This is how to retweet yourself on Twitter, as of today: Go to one of your own tweets, click the little loopy "retweet" button,...

Russia Hacks Democratic National Committee, Trump Info Taken

Russian government hackers penetrated the computer network of the Democratic National Committee and gained access to the entire database of opposition research on GOP...

Woman Sentenced to Prison for Threatening a Federal Witness Via Social Media

HARRISBURG - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Mae Joy Harris, age 25, York, Pennsylvania, who previously...

How to reclaim your smartphone storage space in time for those summer vacations

Are you constantly plagued by warnings that your phone is running out of storage? We're here to help. Storage woes are common for smartphone owners,...
Bay County Sheriff’s Office announced today the arrest of Gary Wayne Beck after he placed threatening statements on his Facebook page against code enforcement officers.

Creepy startup will help employers and online dates strip-mine data from your Facebook

There's a scene in the dystopian scifi novel "Ready Player One" in which the protagonist glimpses the dossier of personal information a major tech...

Tinder is banning (most of) the teens starting next week

The dating app Tinder will ban all users under 18 starting next week. That's a big change from its earlier policy, which allowed anyone...

France releases terrorism alert app

On Wednesday, the French government launched a smartphone app in advance of the Euro 2016 soccer tournament. Its purpose: to alert fans of any...

Why Twitter gave a woman’s home address to her cyberstalkers

This story begins with a woman named Renee, but we aren't using Renee's last name at her request. That's because Renee is the victim...