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US Justice Department Urged to Investigate Gunshot Detector Purchases
Sep 29, 2023
Extremely Online Republicans Are Provoking a US Government Shutdown
Sep 28, 2023
A Tricky New Way to Sneak Past Repressive Internet Censorship
Sep 27, 2023
Your Boss’s Spyware Could Train AI to Replace You
Sep 26, 2023
US and UK Mount Aggressive Crackdown on Trickbot and Conti Ransomware Gangs
Sep 21, 2023
Chinese Spies Infected Dozens of Networks With Thumb Drive Malware
Sep 20, 2023
Massive MGM and Caesars Hacks Epitomize a Vicious Ransomware Cycle
Sep 19, 2023
The US Congress Has Trust Issues. Generative AI Is Making It Worse
Sep 18, 2023
Top US Spies Meet With Privacy Experts Over Surveillance 'Crown Jewel'
Sep 15, 2023
The International Criminal Court Will Now Prosecute Cyberwar Crimes
Sep 14, 2023
China-Linked Hackers Breached a Power Grid—Again
Sep 13, 2023
The Comedy of Errors That Let China-Backed Hackers Steal Microsoft’s Signing Key
Sep 11, 2023
How China Demands Tech Firms Reveal Hackable Flaws in Their Products
Sep 08, 2023
Generative AI’s Biggest Security Flaw Is Not Easy to Fix
Sep 07, 2023
The Strange Afterlife of Wagner’s Yevgeny Prigozhin
Sep 06, 2023
How to Use Proton Sentinel to Keep Your Accounts Safe
Sep 05, 2023
Apple's Decision to Kill Its CSAM Photo-Scanning Tool Sparks Fresh Controversy
Sep 04, 2023
Nvidia Chip Shortages Leave AI Startups Scrambling for Computing Power
Sep 01, 2023
The Low-Stakes Race to Crack an Encrypted German U-Boat Message
Aug 31, 2023
The Weird, Big-Money World of Cybercrime Writing Contests
Aug 30, 2023
The Cheap Radio Hack That Disrupted Poland's Railway System
Aug 29, 2023
The Last Hour of Prigozhin’s Plane
Aug 28, 2023
Chatbots Got Big—and Their Ethical Red Flags Got Bigger
Aug 25, 2023
The Internet Is Turning Into a Data Black Box. An ‘Inspectability API’ Could Crack It Open
Aug 24, 2023
A New Supply Chain Attack Hit Close to 100 Victims—and Clues Point to China
Aug 23, 2023
Google's New Feature Ensures Your Pixel Phone Hasn't Been Hacked. Here’s How It Works
Aug 22, 2023
A Huge Scam Targeting Kids With Roblox and Fortnite ‘Offers’ Has Been Hiding in Plain Sight
Aug 21, 2023
The Plan to Better Protect US Hospitals From Ransomware
Aug 18, 2023
A Clever Honeypot Tricked Hackers Into Revealing Their Secrets
Aug 17, 2023
An Apple Malware-Flagging Tool Is ‘Trivially’ Easy to Bypass
Aug 15, 2023
Teens Hacked Boston Subway Cards to Get Infinite Free Rides—and This Time, Nobody Got Sued
Aug 14, 2023
Panasonic Warns That Internet-of-Things Malware Attack Cycles Are Accelerating
Aug 11, 2023
New ‘Downfall’ Flaw Exposes Valuable Data in Generations of Intel Chips
Aug 10, 2023
Criminals Have Created Their Own ChatGPT Clones
Aug 09, 2023
How to Automatically Delete Passcode Texts on Android and iOS
Aug 08, 2023
Hackers Could Have Scored Unlimited Airline Miles by Targeting One Platform
Aug 07, 2023
Norway Took On Meta’s Surveillance Ads and Won
Aug 04, 2023
It’s Getting Harder for the Government to Secretly Flag Your Social Posts
Aug 03, 2023
A New Attack Impacts Major AI Chatbots—and No One Knows How to Stop It
Aug 02, 2023
It's Hot Zero-Day Summer for Apple, Google, and Microsoft Security Fixes
Aug 01, 2023
US Spies Are Lobbying Congress to Save a Phone Surveillance 'Loophole'
Jul 31, 2023
Twitter Scammers Stole $1,000 From My Friend—So I Hunted Them Down
Jul 28, 2023
Code Kept Secret for Years Reveals Its Flaw—a Backdoor
Jul 27, 2023
Satellites Are Rife With Basic Security Flaws
Jul 25, 2023
New Police Body Cam Data Exposes the True Scale of NYPD Violence Against Protesters
Jul 24, 2023
Rival US Lawmakers Mobilize to Stop Police From Buying Phone Data
Jul 19, 2023
FBI Surveillance Fears Are Uniting a Badly Broken Congress
Jul 17, 2023
Silk Road’s Second-in-Command Gets 20 Years in Prison
Jul 14, 2023
Ransomware Attacks Are on the Rise, Again
Jul 13, 2023
How to Use Discord’s ‘Family Center’ Safety Settings for Your Kids
Jul 12, 2023
The Quiet Rise of Real-Time Crime Centers
Jul 11, 2023
Don't Join Threads—Make Threads Join You
Jul 10, 2023
US Spies Are Buying Americans' Private Data. Congress Has a New Chance to Stop It
Jul 06, 2023
The US Senate Wants to Reign In AI. Good Luck With That
Jul 04, 2023
Apple, Google, and MOVEit Just Patched Serious Security Flaws
Jul 03, 2023
Pornhub Is Being Accused of Illegal Data Collection
Jun 30, 2023
How Your Real Flight Reservation Can Be Used to Scam You
Jun 29, 2023
5 Ways to Make Your Instant Messaging More Secure
Jun 27, 2023
Inside the Illicit Market for Abortion Pills on Telegram
Jun 26, 2023
Docs Show FBI Pressures Cops to Keep Phone Surveillance Secrets
Jun 23, 2023
How Your New Car Tracks You
Jun 22, 2023
Humans Aren’t Mentally Ready for an AI-Saturated ‘Post-Truth World’
Jun 21, 2023
How a Shady Chinese Firm’s Encryption Chips Got Inside the US Navy, NATO, and NASA
Jun 16, 2023
The US Is Openly Stockpiling Dirt on All Its Citizens
Jun 14, 2023
A Massive Vaccine Database Leak Exposes IDs of Millions of Indians
Jun 13, 2023
Inside 4chan’s Top-Secret Moderation Machine
Jun 12, 2023
The Bizarre Reality of Getting Online in North Korea
Jun 09, 2023
The Bold Plan to Create Cyber 311 Hotlines
Jun 08, 2023
The Messy US Influence That's Helping Iranians Stay Online
Jun 07, 2023
Hacks Against Ukraine's Emergency Response Services Rise During Bombings
Jun 06, 2023
Kaspersky Says New Zero-Day Malware Hit iPhones—Including Its Own
Jun 05, 2023
Millions of PC Motherboards Were Sold With a Firmware Backdoor
Jun 01, 2023
China Hacks US Critical Networks in Guam, Raising Cyberwar Fears
May 30, 2023
The Security Hole at the Heart of ChatGPT and Bing
May 29, 2023
A Popular Password Hashing Algorithm Starts Its Long Goodbye
May 26, 2023
Chinese Labs Are Selling Fentanyl Ingredients for Millions in Crypto
May 25, 2023
There’s Finally a Way to Secure a Crucial Piece of the Cloud
May 24, 2023
The Real Risks in Google’s New .Zip and .Mov Domains
May 23, 2023
A Mysterious Group Has Ties to 15 Years of Ukraine-Russia Hacks
May 22, 2023
Google May Delete Your Old Accounts. Here’s How to Stop It
May 19, 2023
ChatGPT Scams Are Infiltrating the App Store and Google Play
May 18, 2023
A New Lawsuit Puts the Online White Supremacy Pipeline on Trial
May 17, 2023
The UK’s Secretive Web Surveillance Program Is Ramping Up
May 16, 2023
A Republican-Led Lawsuit Threatens Critical US Cyber Protections
May 14, 2023
Twitter’s Encrypted DMs Are Deeply Inferior to Signal and WhatsApp
May 12, 2023
A Mysterious New Hacker Group Is Lurking in Ukraine’s Cyberspace
May 11, 2023
How To Delete Your Data From ChatGPT
May 10, 2023
The Data Broker That Targeted Abortion Clinics Landed a US Military Contract
May 09, 2023
The DOJ Detected the SolarWinds Hack 6 Months Earlier Than First Disclosed
May 08, 2023
Google Is Rolling Out Password-Killing Tech to All Accounts
May 05, 2023
Meta Is Trying to Push Attackers to the Brink
May 04, 2023
With 288 Arrests, Feds Reveal a Widening Dragnet of Dark Web Busts
May 03, 2023
The High-Stakes Scramble to Stop Classified Leaks
May 02, 2023
A US Bill Would Ban Kids Under 13 From Joining Social Media
May 01, 2023
Brace Yourself for the 2024 Deepfake Election
Apr 28, 2023
A Security Team Is Turning This Malware Gang’s Tricks Against It
Apr 27, 2023
Google’s Authenticator App Just Got a Handy New 2FA Tool
Apr 26, 2023
Intel Let Google Cloud Hack Its New Secure Chips and Found 10 Bugs
Apr 25, 2023
The Huge 3CX Breach Was Actually 2 Linked Supply Chain Attacks
Apr 23, 2023
Chinese Cops Ran Troll Farm and Secret NY Police Station, US Says
Apr 21, 2023
How ChatGPT, and Bots Like It, Can Spread Malware
Apr 20, 2023
Used Routers Often Come Loaded With Corporate Secrets
Apr 19, 2023
Newly Discovered LockBit Mac Ransomware Doesn't Work—Yet
Apr 18, 2023
Leaked Pentagon Documents May Herald a New Era of Revelations
Apr 17, 2023
The Hacking of ChatGPT Is Just Getting Started
Apr 14, 2023
LinkedIn Will Finally Offer Ways to Verify Your Job
Apr 13, 2023
How to Use Apple’s New All-In-One Password Manager
Apr 12, 2023
The Open Source VPN Out-Maneuvering Russian Censorship
Apr 10, 2023
The Dangerous Weak Link in the US Food Chain
Apr 07, 2023
ChatGPT Has a Big Privacy Problem
Apr 06, 2023
The Massive 3CX Supply Chain Hack Targeted Cryptocurrency Firms
Apr 05, 2023
Tor Project’s New Privacy-Focused Browser Lets You Layer a VPN
Apr 04, 2023
You’ll Soon Need to Show ID to Watch Porn Online
Apr 03, 2023
The US Is Sending Money to Countries Devastated by Cyberattacks
Mar 31, 2023
They Posted Porn on Twitter. German Authorities Called the Cops
Mar 30, 2023
North Korea Is Now Mining Crypto to Launder Its Stolen Loot
Mar 29, 2023
The Uniquely American Future of US Authoritarianism
Mar 28, 2023
The TikTok Hearing Revealed That Congress Is the Problem
Mar 27, 2023
Some Photo-Cropping Apps Are Exposing Your Secrets
Mar 24, 2023
The Scorched-Earth Tactics of Iran’s Cyber Army
Mar 23, 2023
Online Sleuths Untangle the Mystery of the Nord Stream Sabotage
Mar 22, 2023
I Got Investigated by the Secret Service. Here's How to Not Be Me
Mar 21, 2023
A Spy Wants to Connect With You on LinkedIn
Mar 20, 2023
This Is the New Leader of Russia's Infamous Sandworm Hacking Unit
Mar 17, 2023
AI-Generated Voice Deepfakes Aren’t Scary Good—Yet
Mar 16, 2023
Ransomware Attacks Have Entered a ‘Heinous’ New Phase
Mar 15, 2023
‘Pig Butchering’ Scams Are Now a $3 Billion Threat
Mar 14, 2023
A US Congressman Says the FBI Unlawfully Targeted Him
Mar 13, 2023
The US Air Force Is Moving Fast on AI-Piloted Fighter Jets
Mar 10, 2023
The FBI Just Admitted It Bought U.S. Location Data
Mar 09, 2023
The High-Stakes Blame Game in the White House Cybersecurity Plan
Mar 08, 2023
The Sketchy Plan to Build a Russian Android Phone
Mar 07, 2023
This Hacker Tool Can Pinpoint a DJI Drone Operator’s Exact Location
Mar 06, 2023
Twitter's Two-Factor Authentication Change 'Doesn't Make Sense'
Mar 03, 2023
Apple Users Need to Update iOS Now to Patch Serious Flaws
Mar 02, 2023
China Is Relentlessly Hacking Its Neighbors
Mar 01, 2023
Ukraine Suffered More Data-Wiping Malware Last Year Than Anywhere, Ever
Feb 28, 2023
You Can’t Trust App Developers’ Privacy Claims on Google Play
Feb 27, 2023
Crypto Buyers Beware: 1 in 4 New Tokens of Any Value Is a Scam
Feb 24, 2023
US Border Patrol Is Finally Able to Check E-Passport Data
Feb 23, 2023
A New Kind of Bug Spells Trouble for iOS and macOS Security
Feb 22, 2023
How to Protect Yourself from Twitter’s 2FA Crackdown
Feb 21, 2023
The Political Theater Behind the Bipartisan Data Privacy Push
Feb 20, 2023
Russia’s Ransomware Gangs Are Being Named and Shamed
Feb 17, 2023
How the US Can Stop Data Brokers' Worst Practices—Right Now
Feb 16, 2023
Meet the Creator of North Korean Hackers’ New Favorite Crypto Privacy Service
Feb 15, 2023
Want to Delete Your Twitter DMs? Good Luck With That
Feb 14, 2023
Spotted a UFO? There’s an App for That
Feb 13, 2023
Inside Safe City, Moscow’s AI Surveillance Dystopia
Feb 10, 2023
Netflix’s US Password-Sharing Crackdown Isn’t Happening—Yet
Feb 09, 2023
Congress Has a Lo-Fi Plan to Fix the Classified Documents Mess
Feb 08, 2023
Fact-Checkers Are Scrambling to Fight Disinformation With AI
Feb 07, 2023
Ex-Twitter Workers Puzzle Over Elon Musk’s Abandoned Laptops
Feb 06, 2023
Enter the Hunter Satellites Preparing for Space War
Feb 03, 2023
The Untold Story of a Crippling Ransomware Attack
Feb 02, 2023
Most Criminal Cryptocurrency Funnels Through Just 5 Exchanges
Feb 01, 2023
The Flight Tracker That Powered @ElonJet Just Took a Left Turn
Jan 31, 2023
You Might Survive a Nuclear Blast—if You Have the Right Shelter
Jan 30, 2023
The Unrelenting Menace of the LockBit Ransomware Gang
Jan 27, 2023
India’s Public Education App Exposed Millions of Students’ Data
Jan 26, 2023
T-Mobile’s $150 Million Security Plan Isn’t Cutting It
Jan 25, 2023
Welcome to the Era of Internet Blackouts
Jan 24, 2023
The Small but Mighty Danger of Echo Chamber Extremism
Jan 23, 2023
A Sneaky Ad Scam Tore Through 11 Million Phones
Jan 20, 2023
Spy Cams Reveal the Grim Reality of Slaughterhouse Gas Chambers
Jan 19, 2023
A Widespread Logic Controller Flaw Raises the Specter of Stuxnet
Jan 18, 2023
All the Data Apple Collects About You—and How to Limit It
Jan 17, 2023
In the Fight Against Scams, ‘Cyber Ambassadors’ Enter the Chat
Jan 16, 2023
What Twitter’s 200 Million-User Email Leak Actually Means
Jan 13, 2023
Notorious Russian Spies Piggybacked on Other Hackers’ USB Infections
Jan 12, 2023
WhatsApp Launches Tool to Fight Internet Censorship
Jan 11, 2023
The Password Isn’t Dead Yet. You Need a Hardware Key
Jan 10, 2023
Cops Hacked Thousands of Phones. Was It Legal?
Jan 09, 2023
Hacker Lexicon: What Is a Pig Butchering Scam?
Jan 06, 2023
Hands On With Flipper Zero, the Hacker Tool Blowing Up on TikTok
Jan 05, 2023
Russia’s Cyberwar Foreshadowed Deadly Attacks on Civilians
Jan 04, 2023
Hacktivism Is Back and Messier Than Ever
Dec 30, 2022
The Most Dangerous People on the Internet in 2022
Dec 29, 2022
The Dangers of Censoring Real-Time Flight Trackers
Dec 28, 2022
Ransomware Gang Abused Microsoft Certificates to Sign Malware
Dec 23, 2022
Meta’s Tricky Quest to Protect Your Account
Dec 22, 2022
Hackers Planted Files to Frame an Indian Priest Who Died in Custody
Dec 21, 2022
A New Lawsuit Accuses Meta of Inflaming Civil War in Ethiopia
Dec 20, 2022
Popular HR and Payroll Company Sequoia Discloses a Data Breach
Dec 19, 2022
What You Should Know Before Using the Lensa AI App
Dec 16, 2022
A Year Later, That Brutal Log4j Vulnerability Is Still Lurking
Dec 15, 2022
Elon Musk’s Twitter Files Are a Feast for Conspiracy Theorists
Dec 14, 2022
Apple Kills Its Plan to Scan Your Photos for CSAM. Here’s What’s Next
Dec 13, 2022
Scammers Are Scamming Other Scammers Out of Millions of Dollars
Dec 12, 2022
Apple Expands End-to-End Encryption to iCloud Backups
Dec 09, 2022
The Invasive Reach of ‘Digital-by-Default’ Immigration
Dec 08, 2022
Android Phone Makers' Encryption Keys Stolen and Used in Malware
Dec 05, 2022
Google Moves to Block Invasive Spanish Spyware Framework
Dec 02, 2022
Redacted Documents Are Not as Secure as You Think
Nov 30, 2022
Autonomous Vehicles Join the List of US National Security Threats
Nov 29, 2022
The US Has a Bomb-Sniffing Dog Shortage
Nov 28, 2022
Here’s How Bad a Twitter Mega-Breach Would Be
Nov 23, 2022
Telehealth Sites Put Addiction Patient Data at Risk
Nov 22, 2022
Twitter’s SMS Two-Factor Authentication Is Melting Down
Nov 21, 2022
China’s Digital Yuan Works Just Like Cash—With Added Surveillance
Nov 18, 2022
Clearview Stole My Face and the EU Can’t Do Anything About It
Nov 16, 2022
Russia's Sway Over Criminal Ransomware Gangs Is Coming Into Focus
Nov 16, 2022
Russia’s New Cyberwarfare in Ukraine Is Fast, Dirty, and Relentless
Nov 15, 2022
Elon Musk’s Twitter Is a Scammer’s Paradise
Nov 14, 2022
Inside the ‘Election Integrity’ App Built to Purge US Voter Rolls
Nov 11, 2022
How to Prepare for the End of Card Payments
Nov 10, 2022
IRS Seizes Another Silk Road Hacker's $3.36 Bitcoin Stash
Nov 09, 2022
Soccer Fans, You’re Being Watched
Nov 08, 2022
The 'Viral' Secure Programming Language That's Taking Over Tech
Nov 07, 2022
The Most Vulnerable Place on the Internet
Nov 04, 2022
When Your Neighbor Turns You In
Nov 03, 2022
If Musk Starts Firing Twitter's Security Team, Run
Nov 02, 2022
The Election That Saved the Internet From Russia and China
Nov 01, 2022
A Bug in Apple MacOS Ventura Breaks Third-Party Security Tools
Oct 31, 2022
A Pro-China Disinfo Campaign Is Targeting US Elections—Badly
Oct 28, 2022
Hot on the Trail of a Mass-School-Shooting Hoaxer
Oct 27, 2022
Ukraine Enters a Dark New Era of Drone Warfare
Oct 26, 2022
Your Microsoft Exchange Server Is a Security Liability
Oct 25, 2022
This Ransomware Gang Thrives in a Crucial Blind Spot
Oct 24, 2022
How the World Will Know If Russia Is Preparing to Launch a Nuke
Oct 20, 2022
How to Use Passkeys in Google Chrome and Android
Oct 19, 2022
The Hunt for Wikipedia's Disinformation Moles
Oct 18, 2022
Google’s Pixel 7 Packs a Beefed-Up Security Chip
Oct 17, 2022
Meta Says It Has Busted More Than 400 Login-Stealing Apps This Year
Oct 14, 2022
Biden’s Privacy Order Slaps a Band-Aid on the EU-US Data Crisis
Oct 13, 2022
The Uber Data Breach Conviction Shows Security Execs What Not to Do
Oct 12, 2022
The High Cost of Living Your Life Online
Oct 11, 2022
The Challenge of Cracking Iran’s Internet Blockade
Oct 10, 2022
Cloudflare Takes a Stab at a Captcha That Doesn’t Suck
Oct 07, 2022
Mystery Hackers Are ‘Hyperjacking’ Targets for Insidious Spying
Oct 06, 2022
The Race to Find the Nord Stream Saboteurs
Oct 05, 2022
How to Advocate for Data Privacy and Users' Rights
Oct 04, 2022
The Dire Warnings in the Lapsus$ Hacker Joyride
Oct 03, 2022
This Chatbot Aims to Steer People Away From Child Abuse Material
Sep 30, 2022
VPN Providers Flee India as a New Data Law Takes Hold
Sep 29, 2022
This Vote Could Change the Course of Internet History
Sep 28, 2022
Iran’s Internet Shutdown Sparks Fear of a Deadly Cover-Up
Sep 27, 2022
Slack and Teams’ Lax App Security Raises Alarms
Sep 26, 2022
A New Linux Tool Aims to Guard Against Supply Chain Attacks
Sep 23, 2022
Shadowy Russian Cell Phone Companies Are Cropping Up in Ukraine
Sep 22, 2022
Telegram Has a Serious Doxing Problem
Sep 22, 2022
The Deep Roots of Nigeria’s Cybersecurity Problem
Sep 21, 2022
The Uber Hack’s Devastation Is Just Starting to Reveal Itself
Sep 20, 2022
The Shaky Future of a Post-Roe Federal Privacy Law
Sep 19, 2022
Ukraine’s Cyberwar Chief Sounds Like He’s Winning
Sep 16, 2022
How Whistleblowers Navigate a Security Minefield
Sep 15, 2022
iOS 16 Has Two New Security Features for Worst-Case Scenarios
Sep 13, 2022
This Clever Anti-Censorship Tool Lets Russians Read Blocked News
Sep 13, 2022
A Windows 11 Automation Tool Can Easily Be Hijacked
Sep 12, 2022
Apple’s Killing the Password. Here’s Everything You Need to Know
Sep 09, 2022
It’s Time to Get Real About TikTok’s Risks
Sep 08, 2022
The US May Soon Learn What a ‘Kid-Friendly’ Internet Looks Like
Sep 07, 2022
Careless Errors in Hundreds of Apps Could Expose Troves of Data
Sep 06, 2022
You’re Not Stringer Bell, but You May Still Need a Burner Phone
Sep 01, 2022
Why the Twilio Breach Cuts So Deep
Aug 31, 2022
The Privacy Flaw Threatening US Democracy
Aug 30, 2022
The Low Threshold for Face Recognition in New Delhi
Aug 29, 2022
Spyware Hunters Are Expanding Their Toolset
Aug 26, 2022
Inside the World’s Biggest Hacker Rickroll
Aug 25, 2022
A Flaw in the VA's Medical Records Platform May Put Patients at Risk
Aug 24, 2022
A New Jailbreak for John Deere Tractors Rides the Right-to-Repair Wave
Aug 23, 2022
Zoom’s Auto-Update Feature Came With Hidden Risks on Mac
Aug 22, 2022
Sloppy Software Patches Are a ‘Disturbing Trend’
Aug 19, 2022
A Long-Awaited IoT Reverse Engineering Tool Is Finally Here
Aug 18, 2022
A Phone Carrier That Doesn't Track Your Browsing or Location
Aug 17, 2022
This Anti-Tracking Tool Checks If You’re Being Followed
Aug 16, 2022
The Hacking of Starlink Terminals Has Begun
Aug 15, 2022
Big Takeaways From the FBI's Mar-a-Lago Raid
Aug 12, 2022
All the Data Amazon’s Ring Cameras Collect About You
Aug 09, 2022
An Attack on Albanian Government Suggests New Iranian Aggression
Aug 08, 2022
The Microsoft Team Racing to Catch Bugs Before They Happen
Aug 05, 2022
Bitcoin Fog Case Could Put Cryptocurrency Tracing on Trial
Aug 04, 2022
How Tor Is Fighting—and Beating—Russian Censorship
Aug 02, 2022
How to Safely Lend Someone Else Your Phone
Aug 01, 2022
Interstate Travel Post Roe Isn’t as Secure as You May Think
Jul 29, 2022
Russia Is Quietly Ramping Up Its Internet Censorship Machine
Jul 28, 2022
The 2022 US Midterm Elections' Top Security Issue: Death Threats
Jul 27, 2022
The Unsolved Mystery Attack on Internet Cables in Paris
Jul 26, 2022
Don’t Look Now, but Congress Might Pass an Actually Good Privacy Bill
Jul 25, 2022
Instagram Slow to Tackle Bots Targeting Iranian Women’s Groups
Jul 22, 2022
The Most Popular Period-Tracking Apps, Ranked by Data Privacy
Jul 21, 2022
A New Attack Can Unmask Anonymous Users on Any Major Browser
Jul 18, 2022
A Privacy Panic Flares Up in India After Police Pull Payment Data
Jul 15, 2022
Will These Algorithms Save You From Quantum Threats?
Jul 14, 2022
Russian ‘Hacktivists’ Are Causing Trouble Far Beyond Ukraine
Jul 13, 2022
How to Avoid the Worst Instagram Scams
Jul 12, 2022
Apple’s Lockdown Mode Aims to Counter Spyware Threats
Jul 11, 2022
The Worst Hacks and Breaches of 2022 So Far
Jul 08, 2022
End-to-End Encryption’s Central Role in Modern Self-Defense
Jul 07, 2022
How to Use Microsoft Defender on All Your Devices
Jun 30, 2022
Google Warns of New Spyware Targeting iOS and Android Users
Jun 29, 2022
Here’s Why You’re Still Stuck in Robocall Hell
Jun 27, 2022
Brave Now Lets You Customize Search Results—for Better or Worse
Jun 24, 2022
The January 6 Hearing Was a Warning
Jun 23, 2022
Shanghai’s Censors Can’t Hide Stories of the Dead
Jun 22, 2022
Russia Is Taking Over Ukraine’s Internet
Jun 21, 2022
Police Linked to Hacking Campaign to Frame Indian Activists
Jun 20, 2022
How a Saxophonist Tricked the KBG by Encrypting Secrets in Music
Jun 17, 2022
Conti's Attack Against Costa Rica Sparks a New Ransomware Era
Jun 16, 2022
A Long-Awaited Defense Against Data Leaks May Have Just Arrived
Jun 15, 2022
Fertility and Period Apps Can Be Weaponized in a Post-Roe World
Jun 14, 2022
Disinfo and Hate Speech Flood TikTok Ahead of Kenya’s Elections
Jun 13, 2022
AlphaBay Is Taking Over the Dark Web—Again
Jun 10, 2022
Actively Exploited Microsoft Zero-Day Flaw Still Doesn't Have a Patch
Jun 09, 2022
The Fight Against Robocall Spam and Scams Heats Up in India
Jun 08, 2022
The Hacker Gold Rush That’s Poised to Eclipse Ransomware
Jun 07, 2022
The Race to Hide Your Voice
Jun 03, 2022
Good Luck Not Accidentally Hiring a North Korean Scammer
Jun 02, 2022
Open Source Intelligence May Be Changing Old-School War
May 31, 2022
Proton Is Trying to Become Google—Without Your Data
May 27, 2022
The Surveillance State Is Primed for Criminalized Abortion
May 26, 2022
US Courts Are Coming After Crypto Exchanges That Skirt Sanctions
May 19, 2022
The Hidden Race to Protect the US Bioeconomy From Hacker Threats
May 18, 2022
The EU Wants Big Tech to Scan Your Private Chats for Child Abuse
May 17, 2022
The Case for War Crimes Charges Against Russia’s Sandworm Hackers
May 16, 2022
AMD Gave Google Cloud Rare Access to Its Tech to Hunt Chip Flaws
May 12, 2022
Apple Mail Now Blocks Email Tracking. Here’s What It Means for You
May 11, 2022
India’s New Super App Has a Privacy Problem
May 09, 2022
How to Remove Your Personal Info From Google's Search Results
May 06, 2022
Ukraine’s Digital Battle With Russia Isn’t Going as Expected
May 05, 2022
Hollywood’s Fight Against VPNs Turns Ugly
May 04, 2022
North Koreans Are Jailbreaking Phones to Access Forbidden Media
May 03, 2022
Russia Is Being Hacked at an Unprecedented Scale
May 02, 2022
The US Saw a Spike in Child Sexual Abuse URLs in 2021
Apr 29, 2022
A $3 Billion Silk Road Seizure Will Erase Ross Ulbricht’s Debt
Apr 28, 2022
Netflix Can Cut Off Moochers Without a Password-Sharing Crackdown
Apr 27, 2022
Hackers Are Getting Caught Exploiting New Bugs More Than Ever
Apr 26, 2022
It Was a Good Month for Fighting Cybercrime. Don't Get Comfortable
Apr 25, 2022
WhatsApp Doubles Down With End-to-End Encrypted ‘Communities’
Apr 22, 2022
Russia's Sandworm Hackers Attempted a Third Blackout in Ukraine
Apr 21, 2022
Feds Uncover a ‘Swiss Army Knife’ for Hacking Industrial Control Systems
Apr 20, 2022
How to Limit Who Can Contact You on Instagram
Apr 19, 2022
Europe Is Building a Huge International Facial Recognition System
Apr 18, 2022
The Senate Bill That Has Big Tech Scared
Apr 15, 2022
How Russia's Invasion Triggered a US Crackdown on Its Hackers
Apr 14, 2022
NFTs Are a Privacy and Security Nightmare
Apr 13, 2022
Blockchains Have a ‘Bridge’ Problem, and Hackers Know It
Apr 12, 2022
How Explosions Actually Kill
Apr 11, 2022
Researchers Used a Decommissioned Satellite to Broadcast Hacker TV
Apr 08, 2022
Leaked Details of the Lapsus$ Hack Make Okta’s Slow Response Look More Bizarre
Apr 07, 2022
A Sinister Way to Beat Multifactor Authentication Is on the Rise
Apr 06, 2022
Forcing WhatsApp and iMessage to Work Together Is Doomed to Fail
Apr 05, 2022
Stop Tracking Your Loved Ones
Apr 04, 2022
The Future of Digital Cash Is Not on the Blockchain
Apr 01, 2022
Feds Allege Destructive Russian Hackers Targeted US Refineries
Mar 31, 2022
The Fragile Open Source Ecosystem Isn’t Ready for ‘Protestware’
Mar 30, 2022
The Third-Party Okta Hack Leaves Customers Scrambling
Mar 29, 2022
A Mysterious Satellite Hack Has Victims Far Beyond Ukraine
Mar 28, 2022
The Big, Baffling Crypto Dreams of a $180 Million Ransomware Gang
Mar 25, 2022
How to Limit Who Can Contact You on Twitter
Mar 24, 2022
The Enduring Danger of Cluster Bombs
Mar 23, 2022
Leaked Ransomware Docs Show Conti Helping Putin From the Shadows
Mar 22, 2022
The Workaday Life of the World’s Most Dangerous Ransomware Gang
Mar 21, 2022
A Big Bet to Kill the Password for Good
Mar 18, 2022
Chinese Spies Hacked a Livestock App to Breach US State Networks
Mar 17, 2022
Critical Bugs Expose Hundreds of Thousands of Medical Devices and ATMs
Mar 15, 2022
How Police Abuse Phone Data to Persecute LGBTQ People
Mar 14, 2022
How Ukraine's Internet Can Fend Off Russian Attacks
Mar 11, 2022
Hacktivists Stoke Pandemonium Amid Russia’s War in Ukraine
Mar 10, 2022
Ice Cream Machine Hackers Sue McDonald's for $900 Million
Mar 09, 2022
Russia's Sandworm Hackers Have Built a Botnet of Firewalls
Mar 08, 2022
The Quiet Way Advertisers Are Tracking Your Browsing
Mar 07, 2022
Meanie in a Bottle: An Internet Troll Gives Nonalcoholic Spirits Startups the Spins
Mar 04, 2022
Ukraine’s Volunteer ‘IT Army’ Is Hacking in Uncharted Territory
Mar 03, 2022
An ‘Unhinged’ Putin Threatens Dangerous Escalation in Ukraine War
Mar 02, 2022
Inside the Lab Where Intel Tries to Hack Its Own Chips
Mar 01, 2022
How to Use Google Chrome's Enhanced Safety Mode2/28
Feb 28, 2022
An Optical Spy Trick Can Turn Any Shiny Object Into a Bug
Feb 25, 2022
US Agencies Say Russian Hackers Compromised Defense Contractors
Feb 24, 2022
Twitter Has Started Blocking Porn in Germany
Feb 23, 2022
Is Firefox Okay?
Feb 22, 2022
Hackers Rigged Hundreds of Ecommerce Sites to Steal Payment Info
Feb 21, 2022
Are You Being Tracked by an AirTag? Here’s How to Check
Feb 18, 2022
Microsoft's Small Step to Disable Macros Is a Huge Win for Security
Feb 17, 2022
Playing With Crypto? You’ll Need a Wallet (or Several)
Feb 16, 2022
The DOJ's $3.6B Bitcoin Seizure Shows How Hard It Is to Launder Crypto
Feb 15, 2022
Cryptocurrency Is Funding Ukraine's Defense—and Its Hacktivists
Feb 14, 2022
The Alt-Right on Facebook Are Hijacking Canada’s Trucker Blockade
Feb 11, 2022
An Insidious Mac Malware Is Growing More Sophisticated
Feb 10, 2022
Health Sites Let Ads Track Visitors Without Telling Them
Feb 09, 2022
Out-of-Control Cybercrime Will Cause More Real-World Harm
Feb 08, 2022
North Korea Hacked Him. So He Took Down Its Internet
Feb 07, 2022
Inside Trickbot, Russia’s Notorious Ransomware Gang
Feb 04, 2022
Welcome to the Burner Phone Olympics
Feb 03, 2022
Google Has a New Plan to Kill Cookies. People Are Still Mad
Feb 02, 2022
Safari Flaws Exposed Webcams, Online Accounts, and More
Jan 31, 2022
Why the Belarus Railways Hack Marks a First for Ransomware
Jan 28, 2022
Now Is a Good Time to Update Your Recovery Email Addresses
Jan 27, 2022
Europe’s Move Against Google Analytics Is Just the Beginning
Jan 26, 2022
A Bug in iOS 15 Is Leaking User Browsing Activity in Real Time
Jan 25, 2022
Destructive Hacks Against Ukraine Echo Its Last Cyberwar
Jan 24, 2022
'Zero-Click’ Zoom Vulnerabilities Could Have Exposed Calls
Jan 21, 2022
Russia Takes Down REvil Hackers—as Ukraine Tensions Mount
Jan 20, 2022
How Apple's iCloud Private Relay Can Keep You Safe
Jan 19, 2022
NSO Group Spyware Targeted Dozens of Reporters in El Salvador
Jan 18, 2022
North Korean Hackers Stole Nearly $400 Million in Crypto Last Year
Jan 17, 2022
Apple’s Private Relay Roils Telecoms Around the World
Jan 14, 2022
How to Read Your iOS 15 App Privacy Report
Jan 13, 2022
The FTC Wants Companies to Find Log4j Fast. It Won't Be So Easy
Jan 12, 2022
Signal's Cryptocurrency Feature Has Gone Worldwide
Jan 10, 2022
Hackers Are Exploiting a Flaw Microsoft Fixed 9 Years Ago
Jan 07, 2022
The Next Wave of Log4J Attacks Will Be Brutal
Jan 06, 2022
6 Ways to Delete Yourself From the Internet
Jan 05, 2022
The Worst Hacks of 2021
Jan 03, 2022
Meta Removes 7 Surveillance-for-Hire Operations From Its Platforms
Dec 28, 2021
How to Guard Against Smishing Attacks on Your Phone
Dec 23, 2021
Google Warns That NSO Hacking Is on Par Elite Nation State Spies
Dec 22, 2021
The Log4J Vulnerability Will Haunt the Internet for Years
Dec 21, 2021
The Biggest Deepfake Abuse Site Is Growing in Disturbing Ways
Dec 20, 2021
‘The Internet Is on Fire’
Dec 17, 2021
Microsoft Seizes Domains Used by a Chinese Hacking Group
Dec 16, 2021
A Year After the SolarWinds Hack, Supply Chain Threats Still Loom
Dec 15, 2021
Russia’s Internet Censorship Machine Is Going After Tor
Dec 14, 2021
Researchers Have a Method to Spot Reddit’s State-Backed Trolls
Dec 13, 2021
NSO Group Spyware Hits at Least 9 US State Department Phones
Dec 10, 2021
Facebook Will Force More At-Risk Accounts to Use Two-Factor
Dec 09, 2021
A Bunch of Malicious Google Play Apps Stole User Banking Info
Dec 08, 2021
A Software Bug Let Hackers Drain $31M From a Crypto Service
Dec 07, 2021
The McDonald's Ice Cream Machine Hacking Saga Has a New Twist
Dec 06, 2021
Hacker Lexicon: What Is a Watering Hole Attack?
Dec 03, 2021
A Hacking Spree Against Iran Spills Out Into the Physical World
Dec 02, 2021
Iranian Hackers Are Going After US Critical Infrastructure
Dec 01, 2021
Locked Out of ‘God Mode,’ Runners Are Hacking Their Treadmills
Nov 30, 2021
How Iran Tried to Undermine the 2020 US Presidential Election
Nov 29, 2021
DuckDuckGo Wants to Stop Apps From Tracking You on Android
Nov 23, 2021
‘Ghostwriter’ Looked Like a Purely Russian Op—Except It's Not
Nov 22, 2021
Another Intel Chip Flaw Puts a Slew of Gadgets at Risk
Nov 19, 2021
Hackers Targeted Apple Devices in Hong Kong for Widespread Attack
Nov 18, 2021
The Sneaky Way TikTok Is Connecting You to Real-Life Friends
Nov 17, 2021
The Biggest Ransomware Bust Yet Might Actually Make an Impact
Nov 15, 2021
A Drone Tried to Disrupt the Power Grid. It Won't Be the Last
Nov 12, 2021
Ignore China’s New Data Privacy Law at Your Peril
Nov 10, 2021
1.8TB of Police Helicopter Surveillance Footage Leaks Online
Nov 09, 2021
How to Use iCloud+'s New Security Features
Nov 05, 2021
How a Squid Game Crypto Scam Got Away With Millions
Nov 04, 2021
An Apparent Ransomware Hack Puts the NRA in a Bind
Nov 03, 2021
Blind People Won the Right to Break Ebook DRM. In 3 Years, They'll Have to Do It Again
Nov 02, 2021
Dark Web Drug Busts Lead to 150 Arrests
Nov 01, 2021
This AI Predicts How Old Children Are. Can It Keep Them Safe?
Oct 29, 2021
11 Security Settings You Should Know About in Windows 11
Oct 27, 2021
New Sex Toy Standards Let Some Sensitive Details Slide
Oct 26, 2021
How Hackers Hijacked Thousands of High-Profile YouTube Accounts
Oct 21, 2021
Missouri Threatens to Sue a Reporter Who Flagged a Security Flaw
Oct 20, 2021
A Telegram Bot Told Iranian Hackers When They Got a Hit
Oct 19, 2021
Telegram Is Becoming a Cesspool of Anti-Semitic Content
Oct 18, 2021
Cloudflare Isn't Liable for Sites That Hawk Counterfeits
Oct 15, 2021
How to Permanently Delete Your Facebook Account
Oct 14, 2021
How to Get Your Family to Actually Use a Password Manager
Oct 13, 2021
A Devastating Twitch Hack Sends Streamers Reeling
Oct 12, 2021
Hundreds of Scam Apps Hit Over 10 Million Android Devices
Oct 11, 2021
A Simple Bug Is Leaving AirTag Users Vulnerable to an Attack
Oct 08, 2021
Why James Bond Doesn’t Use an iPhone
Oct 07, 2021
How a Secret Google Geofence Warrant Helped Catch the Capitol Riot Mob
Oct 06, 2021
He Escaped the Dark Web's Biggest Bust. Now He's Back
Sep 29, 2021
The iOS 15 Privacy Settings You Should Change Right Now
Sep 28, 2021
Apple and Google Go Further Than Ever to Appease Russia
Sep 27, 2021
How to Set Up a NAS to Securely Share Files
Sep 24, 2021
A New App Helps Iranians Hide Messages in Plain Sight
Sep 23, 2021
Anonymous Leaked a Bunch of Data From a Right-Wing Web Host
Sep 22, 2021
You Can Now Ditch the Password on Your Microsoft Account
Sep 21, 2021
LA Police Are Collecting Detainees' Social Media Information
Sep 20, 2021
What Is Zero Trust? It Depends What You Want to Hear
Sep 17, 2021
How to Find the Hidden Files on Your Phone or Computer
Sep 16, 2021
WhatsApp Fixes Its Biggest Encryption Loophole
Sep 15, 2021
The Texas Abortion ‘Whistleblower’ Site Still Can't Find a Host
Sep 14, 2021
ProtonMail Amends Its Policy After Giving Up an Activist’s Data
Sep 13, 2021
What Apple Can Do Next to Fight Child Sexual Abuse
Sep 10, 2021
38M Records Were Exposed Online—Including Contact-Tracing Info
Sep 09, 2021
What It'll Take to Get Power Back in New Orleans After Hurricane Ida
Sep 08, 2021
6 Things You Need to Do to Prevent Getting Hacked
Sep 07, 2021
A Bad Solar Storm Could Cause an 'Internet Apocalypse'
Sep 06, 2021
The Stealthy iPhone Hacks That Apple Still Can't Stop
Sep 03, 2021
Hackers Could Increase Medication Doses Through Infusion Pump Flaws
Sep 02, 2021
Google Docs Scams Still Pose a Threat
Sep 01, 2021
China Aims Its Propaganda Firehose at the BBC
Aug 31, 2021
How to Send Messages That Automatically Disappear
Aug 30, 2021
A Simple Software Fix Could Limit Location Data Sharing
Aug 27, 2021
How the Far Right Exploded on Steam and Discord
Aug 26, 2021
AI Wrote Better Phishing Emails Than Humans in a Recent Test
Aug 25, 2021
The NYPD Had a Secret Fund for Surveillance Tools
Aug 24, 2021
A 5G Shortcut Leaves Phones Exposed to Stingray Surveillance
Aug 23, 2021
What You Should Know About the Google Play Store Changes
Aug 20, 2021
All the Ways Spotify Tracks You—and How to Stop It
Aug 19, 2021
Citizen's New Service Helps Paying Users Summon the Cops
Aug 18, 2021
Messaging Apps Have an Eavesdropping Problem
Aug 18, 2021
France Cracked Down on Google’s Ad Tech. What’s Next?
Aug 16, 2021
Hospitals Still Use Pneumatic Tubes—and They Can Be Hacked
Aug 13, 2021
A Guide to RCS, and Why It Makes Texting So Much Better
Aug 12, 2021
The Privacy Battle That Apple Isn’t Fighting
Aug 11, 2021
Phantom Warships Are Courting Chaos in Conflict Zones
Aug 10, 2021
A Controversial Tool Calls Out Thousands of Hackable Websites
Aug 09, 2021
The Shapeshifting Cam Girl Rewriting the Rules of Digital Porn
Aug 06, 2021
The Kaseya Ransomware Nightmare Is Almost Over
Aug 05, 2021
An Explosive Spyware Report Shows the Limits of iOS Security
Aug 04, 2021
Venmo Gets More Private—but It's Still Not Fully Safe
Aug 03, 2021
How China's Hacking Entered a Reckless New Phase
Aug 02, 2021
Hackers Got Past Windows Hello by Tricking a Webcam
Jul 30, 2021
Cuba’s Social Media Blackout Reflects an Alarming New Normal
Jul 29, 2021
Facebook Catches Iranian Spies Catfishing US Military Targets
Jul 28, 2021
Germany Is About to Block One of the Biggest Porn Sites
Jul 27, 2021
WhatsApp Has a Secure Fix for One of Its Biggest Drawbacks
Jul 26, 2021
Beyond Kaseya: Everyday IT Tools Can Offer ‘God Mode’ for Hackers
Jul 23, 2021
An Office Phone Flaw Can’t Be Fixed By Cisco Alone
Jul 22, 2021
A New System Is Helping Crack Down on Child Sex Abuse Images
Jul 21, 2021
How to Make Your Web Searches More Secure and Private
Jul 20, 2021
Europe Makes the Case to Ban Biometric Surveillance
Jul 19, 2021
Echo Dots Store a Wealth of Data—Even After You Reset Them
Jul 16, 2021
The Unfixed Flaw at the Heart of REvil’s Ransomware Spree
Jul 15, 2021
How REvil Ransomware Took Out Thousands of Business at Once
Jul 14, 2021
A New Kind of Ransomware Tsunami Hits Hundreds of Companies
Jul 13, 2021
Why the Password Isn't Dead Quite Yet
Jul 12, 2021
Russian Hackers Are Trying to Brute-Force Hundreds of Networks
Jul 09, 2021
Windows 11’s Security Push Puts Microsoft on a Collision Course
Jul 08, 2021
SolarWinds Hackers Continue Assault With a New Microsoft Breach
Jul 07, 2021
What the Pentagon’s New UFO Report Reveals About Humankind
Jul 06, 2021
The US Takedown of Iranian Media Sites Extends a Thorny Precedent
Jul 05, 2021
A Well-Meaning Feature Leaves Millions of Dell PCs Vulnerable
Jul 02, 2021
NFC Flaws Let Researchers Hack ATMs by Waving a Phone
Jul 01, 2021
All the Ways Amazon Tracks You—and How to Stop It
Jun 30, 2021
A New Tool Wants to Save Open Source From Supply Chain Attacks
Jun 29, 2021
As Ransomware Demands Boom, Insurance Companies Keep Paying Out
Jun 28, 2021
The FBI's Anom Stunt Rattles the Encryption Debate
Jun 25, 2021
Apple Says It's Time to Digitize Your ID, Ready or Not
Jun 24, 2021
What You Should Know About Voilá, the Latest Viral Selfie App
Jun 23, 2021
The Safest Way to Store and Share Your Nudes
Jun 22, 2021
Ransomware Struck Another Pipeline Firm—and 70GB of Data Leaked
Jun 21, 2021
How an Obscure Company Took Down Big Chunks of the Internet
Jun 18, 2021
How to Protect Your Files From Ransomware
Jun 17, 2021
Microsoft’s Vote Tracking Software Clears a Major Hurdle
Jun 16, 2021
Ransomware Hits a Food Supply Giant—and Underscores a Dire Threat
Jun 15, 2021
The SolarWinds Hackers Aren't 'Back.' They Never Went Away
Jun 14, 2021
Hacker Lexicon: What Is a Supply Chain Attack?
Jun 11, 2021
Apple's M1 Chip Has a Fascinating Flaw
Jun 10, 2021
The Bizarro Streaming Site That Hackers Built From Scratch
Jun 09, 2021
Blurry Satellite Images of Palestine and Israel Make Rebuilding Harder
Jun 08, 2021
Goodbye Internet Explorer—and Good Riddance
Jun 07, 2021
How to Avoid Those Infuriating Cookie Pop-Ups
Jun 04, 2021
How to Avoid App Store Scams
Jun 03, 2021
Ransomware's Dangerous New Trick Is Double-Encrypting Your Data
Jun 02, 2021
The Colonial Pipeline Hack Is a New Extreme for Ransomware
Jun 01, 2021
DarkSide Ransomware Hit Colonial Pipeline—and Created an Unholy Mess
May 31, 2021
How a Former Netflix Exec Built a Brazen Bribery Scheme
May 28, 2021
WhatsApp’s New Privacy Policy Just Kicked In. Here’s What You Need to Know
May 27, 2021
What's Google FLoC? And How Does It Affect Your Privacy?
May 26, 2021
I’m Not a Robot! So Why Won’t Captchas Believe Me?
May 25, 2021
Twitter's Tip Jar Privacy Fiasco Was Entirely Avoidable
May 24, 2021
Google's Grand Plan to Eradicate Cookies Is Crumbling
May 20, 2021
An Ambitious Plan to Tackle Ransomware Faces Long Odds
May 19, 2021
Feds Arrest an Alleged $336M Bitcoin-Laundering Kingpin
May 18, 2021
The New iOS Update Lets You Stop Ads From Tracking You—So Do It
May 17, 2021
AirDrop Is Leaking Email Addresses and Phone Numbers
May 14, 2021
Hackers Used ‘Mind-Blowing’ Bug to Sneak Past macOS Safeguards
May 13, 2021
VPN Hacks Are a Slow-Motion Disaster
May 12, 2021
Apple’s Ransomware Mess Is the Future of Online Extortion
May 11, 2021
A Clubhouse Bug Let People Lurk in Rooms Invisibly
May 10, 2021
Palestinian Hackers Tricked Victims Into Installing iOS Spyware
May 07, 2021
A New Facebook Bug Exposes Millions of Email Addresses
May 06, 2021
The Biggest Security Threats to the US Are the Hardest to Define
May 05, 2021
100 Million More IoT Devices Are Exposed—and They Won't Be the Last
May 04, 2021
US Sanctions on Russia Rewrite Cyberespionage's Rules
May 03, 2021
The FBI Takes a Drastic Step to Fight China’s Hacking Spree
Apr 30, 2021
Facebook Had Years to Fix the Flaw That Leaked 500M Users' Data
Apr 29, 2021
Internet Shutdown Is an Act of ‘Vast Self-Harm’
Apr 28, 2021
A Far-Right Extremist Allegedly Plotted to Blow Up Amazon Data Centers
Apr 27, 2021
Russia May Have Found a New Way to Censor the Internet
Apr 26, 2021
Twitch Will Act on ‘Serious’ Offenses That Happen Off-Platform
Apr 23, 2021
Hackers Are Exploiting Discord and Slack Links to Serve Up Malware
Apr 21, 2021
Signal Adds a Payments Feature—With a Privacy-Focused Cryptocurrency
Apr 20, 2021
The UK Is Trying to Stop Facebook's End-to-End Encryption
Apr 19, 2021
The Opportunities—and Obstacles—for Women at NSA and Cyber Command
Apr 16, 2021
The Threat to the Water Supply Is Real—and Only Getting Worse
Apr 15, 2021
How to Keep Nearby Strangers from Sending You Files
Apr 12, 2021
The Dark Web Is Teeming With Vaccine Listings Right Now
Apr 09, 2021
Facebook Moves Against ‘Evil Eye’ Hackers Targeting Uyghurs
Apr 08, 2021
‘Browser Isolation’ Takes On Entrenched Web Threats
Apr 07, 2021
The Peculiar Ransomware Piggybacking Off of China’s Big Hack
Apr 06, 2021
A SpaceX Engineer's Dark Web Insider Trading Sparks an SEC First
Apr 05, 2021
With Spectre Still Lurking, Google Looks to Protect the Web
Apr 02, 2021
Facebook's ‘Red Team X’ Hunts Bugs Beyond the Social Network's Walls
Apr 01, 2021
Foreign Meddling Flooded the 2020 Election—but Not by Hackers
Mar 31, 2021
Apple Bent the Rules for Russia—and Other Countries Will Take Note
Mar 30, 2021
The UK Is Secretly Testing a Controversial Web Snooping Tool
Mar 26, 2021
Netflix's Password-Sharing Crackdown Has a Silver Lining
Mar 25, 2021
How to Export Your Passwords From LastPass
Mar 24, 2021
It’s Open Season for Microsoft Exchange Hacks
Mar 23, 2021
Gab's CTO Introduced a Critical Vulnerability to the Site
Mar 22, 2021
‘Retaliation’ for Russia's SolarWinds Spying Isn't the Answer
Mar 19, 2021
Chinese Hacking Spree Hit an ‘Astronomical’ Number of Victims
Mar 18, 2021
The Accellion Breach Keeps Getting Worse—and More Expensive
Mar 17, 2021
Privacy-First Browser Brave Is Launching a Search Engine
Mar 15, 2021
Thousands of Android and iOS Apps Leak Data From the Cloud
Mar 12, 2021
China and Russia's Spying Sprees Will Take Years to Unpack
Mar 11, 2021
Microsoft's Dream of Decentralized IDs Enters the Real World
Mar 10, 2021
Twitch's First Transparency Report Is Here—and Long Overdue
Mar 08, 2021
Clubhouse's Security and Privacy Lag Behind Its Explosive Growth
Mar 05, 2021
Hackers Tied to Russia's GRU Targeted the US Grid for Years, Researchers Warn
Mar 04, 2021
China Hijacked an NSA Hacking Tool in 2014—and Used It for Years
Mar 03, 2021
Apple Offers Its Closest Look Yet at iOS and MacOS Security
Mar 02, 2021
Malware Is Now Targeting Apple’s New M1 Processor
Mar 01, 2021
Cyberpunk 2077 Maker Was Hit With a Ransomware Attack—and Won't Pay Up
Feb 26, 2021
Feds Indict North Korean Hackers for Years of Heists and Scams
Feb 25, 2021
A Windows Defender Vulnerability Lurked Undetected for 12 Years
Feb 24, 2021
France Ties Russia's Sandworm to a Multiyear Hacking Spree
Feb 23, 2021
Parler Says It's Back
Feb 22, 2021
A Barcode Scanner App With Millions of Downloads Goes Rogue
Feb 19, 2021
Covid-19 Vaccine Scams Spread Under Facebook and Telegram's Watch
Feb 18, 2021
A Coordinated Takedown Targets 'OGUser' Account Thieves
Feb 17, 2021
Gaming Sites Are Still Letting Streamers Profit From Hate
Feb 16, 2021
Why ‘Inside Job’ Zoombombs Are So Hard to Stop
Feb 15, 2021
A Second SolarWinds Hack Deepens Third-Party Software Fears
Feb 12, 2021
Facebook Ad Services Let Anyone Target US Military Personnel
Feb 11, 2021
Apple Fixes One of the iPhone's Most Pressing Security Risks
Feb 10, 2021
Cops Disrupt Emotet, the Internet's ‘Most Dangerous Malware’
Feb 09, 2021
This Encrypted Gun Registry Might Bridge a Partisan Divide
Feb 08, 2021
Flash Is Dead—but Not Gone
Feb 05, 2021
Fleeing WhatsApp for Better Privacy? Don't Turn to Telegram
Feb 04, 2021
North Korea Targets—and Dupes—a Slew of Cybersecurity Pros
Feb 03, 2021
Parler Finds a Reprieve in Russia—but Not a Solution
Feb 02, 2021
Chrome and Edge Want to Help Solve Your Password Problems
Feb 01, 2021
The Truth About North Korea's Ultra-Lockdown Against Covid-19
Jan 29, 2021
The SolarWinds Hackers Used Tactics Other Groups Will Copy
Jan 28, 2021
Big Tech Can’t Ban Its Way Out of This
Jan 27, 2021
This Site Published Every Face from Parler's Capitol Riot Videos
Jan 26, 2021
Anti-Secrecy Activists Publish a Trove of Ransomware Victims' Data
Jan 25, 2021
How Law Enforcement Gets Around Your Smartphone's Encryption
Jan 22, 2021
The SolarWinds Hackers Shared Tricks With a Notorious Russian Spy Group
Jan 21, 2021
WhatsApp Has Shared Your Data With Facebook for Years, Actually
Jan 20, 2021
Ticketmaster Pays Up for Hacking a Rival Company
Jan 19, 2021
How Amazon Sidewalk Works—and Why You May Want to Turn It Off
Jan 18, 2021
Post-Riot, the Capitol Hill IT Staff Faces a Security Mess
Jan 15, 2021
The UK Denies Julian Assange's Extradition, Citing Suicide Risk
Jan 14, 2021
Ransomware Is Headed Down a Dire Path
Jan 13, 2021
The Worst Hacks of 2020, a Surreal Pandemic Year
Jan 12, 2021
How Your Digital Trails Wind Up in the Police’s Hands
Jan 11, 2021
6 Privacy-Focused Alternatives to the Apps You Use Every Day
Jan 08, 2021
Apple's App 'Privacy Labels' Are Here—and a Big Step Forward
Jan 07, 2021
No One Knows How Deep Russia's Hacking Rampage Goes
Jan 06, 2021
The Biden Administration Will Have Its Hands Full With Russia
Jan 05, 2021
A Massive Fraud Operation Stole Millions From Online Bank Accounts
Dec 31, 2020
2020 Shows the Danger of a Decapitated Cyber Regime
Dec 30, 2020
How to Understand the Russia Hack Fallout
Dec 29, 2020
The Christchurch Shooter and YouTube's Radicalization Trap
Dec 24, 2020
Hold Everything: Stormtroopers Have Discovered Tactics
Dec 23, 2020
Russia's FireEye Hack Is a Statement—but Not a Catastrophe
Dec 22, 2020
Critical Flaws in Millions of IoT Devices May Never Get Fixed
Dec 21, 2020
The NSA Warns That Russia Is Attacking Remote Work Platforms
Dec 18, 2020
This ‘Magical Bug’ Exposed Any iPhone in a Hacker's Wi-Fi Range
Dec 17, 2020
The Internet’s Most Notorious Botnet Has an Alarming New Trick
Dec 16, 2020
Hackers Are Targeting the Covid-19 Vaccine ‘Cold Chain’
Dec 15, 2020
A Broken Piece of Internet Backbone Might Finally Get Fixed
Dec 14, 2020
7 Simple Ways to Make Your Android Phone More Secure
Dec 11, 2020
Hacker Lexicon: What Is the Signal Encryption Protocol?
Dec 10, 2020
It’s Time to Stop Sharing Your Passwords With Your Partner
Dec 09, 2020
Trump’s Election Attack Ends December 14—Whether He Knows It or Not
Dec 08, 2020
Google Is Testing End-to-End Encryption in Android Messages
Dec 07, 2020
Ghostery’s New Search Engine Will Be Entirely Ad-Free
Dec 04, 2020
By the Way, Donald Trump Could Still Launch Nuclear Weapons at Any Time
Dec 03, 2020
Telegram Still Hasn’t Removed an AI Bot That’s Abusing Women
Dec 02, 2020
Forget Imposters. Among Us Is a Playground for Hackers
Dec 01, 2020
Microsoft Is Making a Secure PC Chip—With Intel and AMD's Help
Nov 26, 2020
The iOS Covid App Ecosystem Has Become a Privacy Minefield
Nov 25, 2020
7 Simple Tech Tips to Keep Your Family Safe This Holiday
Nov 24, 2020
The OS Big Sur Launch Might Have Slowed Down Macs Everywhere
Nov 23, 2020
How to Use Parental Controls in Your Google, Apple, and Microsoft Account
Nov 20, 2020
The FBI Says ‘Boogaloo’ Extremists Bought 3D-Printed Machine Gun Parts
Nov 19, 2020
WhatsApp Using Up Your Phone Storage? Here’s How to Fix It
Nov 18, 2020
An Engineer Gets 9 Years for Stealing $10M From Microsoft
Nov 17, 2020
The GOP Keeps Proving There's No Election Fraud
Nov 16, 2020
Feds Seize $1 Billion in Stolen Silk Road Bitcoins
Nov 13, 2020
WhatsApp Is Adding Disappearing Messages—With Some Limits
Nov 12, 2020
Beware a New Google Drive Scam Landing in Inboxes
Nov 11, 2020
Zoom Finally Has End-to-End Encryption. Here's How to Use It
Nov 10, 2020
The US Sanctions Russians For Potentially ‘Fatal’ Triton Malware
Nov 09, 2020
11/6 All the Ways Slack Tracks You—and How to Stop It
Nov 06, 2020
How 30 Lines of Code Blew Up a 27-Ton Generator
Nov 05, 2020
New Research Reveals the Hidden Downsides of Link Previews
Nov 04, 2020
The Russian Hackers Playing 'Chekov's Gun' With US Infrastructure
Nov 03, 2020
A Hacker Is Threatening to Leak Patients' Therapy Notes
Nov 02, 2020
How to Clean Up Your Digital History
Oct 30, 2020
How to Clean Up Your Digital History
Oct 30, 2020
Facebook Promises Privacy Reform. Critics Aren't Convinced
Oct 29, 2020
A Deepfake Porn Bot Is Being Used to Abuse Thousands of Women
Oct 28, 2020
US Indicts Sandworm, Russia's Most Destructive Cyberwar Unit
Oct 27, 2020
Twitter's 'Hacked Materials' Rule Tries to Thread an Impossible Needle
Oct 26, 2020
Internet Freedom Has Taken a Hit During the Covid-19 Pandemic
Oct 23, 2020
A Trickbot Assault Shows US Military Hackers' Growing Reach
Oct 22, 2020
Researchers Found 55 Flaws in Apple's Corporate Network
Oct 21, 2020
Amazon's Latest Gimmicks Are Pushing the Limits of Privacy
Oct 20, 2020
Split-Second ‘Phantom’ Images Can Fool Tesla’s Autopilot
Oct 19, 2020
How Google's Android Keyboard Keeps ‘Smart Replies’ Private
Oct 16, 2020
A Poker Pro Accused of Cheating Wants $330M in Damages
Oct 15, 2020
A China-Linked Group Repurposed Hacking Team’s Stealthy Spyware
Oct 14, 2020
Facebook Shut Down Malware That Hijacked Accounts to Run Ads
Oct 13, 2020
The Strangest Election Scenario Runs Through Georgia
Oct 12, 2020
Facebook Busts Russian Disinfo Networks as US Election Looms
Oct 09, 2020
A Ransomware Attack Has Struck a Major US Hospital Chain
Oct 08, 2020
The Best Chrome Extensions to Prevent Creepy Web Tracking
Oct 07, 2020
A Tip From a Kid Helped Uncover a Slew of Scam Apps
Oct 06, 2020
CryptoHarlem’s Founder Warns Against ‘Digital Stop and Frisk'
Oct 05, 2020
The iOS 14 Privacy and Security Features You Should Know
Oct 02, 2020
179 Arrested in Massive Global Dark Web Takedown
Oct 01, 2020
Think Twice Before Using Facebook, Google, or Apple to Sign In Everywhere
Sep 30, 2020
Gen Z Has a Plan to Save the Election—Starting With the Polls
Sep 29, 2020
A Patient Dies After a Ransomware Attack Hits a Hospital
Sep 28, 2020
CBP Seized OnePlus Buds as ‘Counterfeit’ AirPods. Now It's Doubling Down
Sep 25, 2020
The Safest Ways to Log In to Your Computer
Sep 24, 2020
The Best Privacy-Friendly Alternatives to Google Maps
Sep 23, 2020
Russia's Fancy Bear Hackers Are Hitting US Campaign Targets Again
Sep 22, 2020
A Critical Flaw Is Affecting Thousands of WordPress Sites
Sep 21, 2020
How to Boost WhatsApp’s Privacy and Better Protect Your Data
Sep 18, 2020
Julian Assange Lays Out His Case Against US Extradition
Sep 17, 2020
The Trump Administration Continues to Erode Election Security
Sep 16, 2020
A DHS Official Says He Was Punished for Not Pushing Trump's Agenda
Sep 15, 2020
Kids' Smartwatches Are a Security Nightmare Despite Years of Warnings
Sep 14, 2020
The FBI Botched Its DNC Hack Warning in 2016—but Says It Won’t Next Time
Sep 11, 2020
Apple Accidentally Approved Malware to Run on MacOS
Sep 10, 2020
A Former Uber Exec's Indictment Is a Warning Shot
Sep 09, 2020
Porn Sites Still Won’t Take Down Nonconsensual Deepfakes
Sep 08, 2020
How to Protect the Data on Your Laptop
Sep 07, 2020
A New Botnet Is Covertly Targeting Millions of Servers
Sep 04, 2020
Ransomware Has Gone Corporate. Where Will It End?
Sep 03, 2020
Firefox Launched a New Android App to Lure Users From Chrome
Sep 02, 2020
A Tesla Employee Thwarted an Alleged Ransomware Plot
Sep 01, 2020
How WeChat Censored the Coronavirus Pandemic
Aug 31, 2020
How Four Brothers Allegedly Fleeced $19 Million From Amazon
Aug 28, 2020
‘DiceKeys’ Creates a Master Password for Life With One Roll
Aug 27, 2020
Tired of Gmail? Try a Privacy-First Email Provider
Aug 26, 2020
How Financial Apps Get You to Spend More and Question Less
Aug 25, 2020
Steve Bannon, a $25M Border Wall Campaign, and a GoFundMe Gone Bad
Aug 24, 2020
ATM Hackers Have Picked Up Some Clever New Tricks
Aug 21, 2020
An Alexa Bug Could Have Exposed Your Voice History to Hackers
Aug 20, 2020
How Facebook and Other Sites Manipulate Your Privacy Choices
Aug 19, 2020
Flaws Could Have Exposed Cryptocurrency Exchanges to Hackers
Aug 18, 2020
Over a Billion Android Devices Are at Risk of Data Theft
Aug 17, 2020
The Subtle Tricks Shopping Sites Use to Make You Spend More
Aug 14, 2020
An '80s File Format Enabled Stealthy Mac Hacking
Aug 13, 2020
Hackers Could Use IoT Botnets to Manipulate Energy Markets
Aug 12, 2020
The Quest to Liberate $300K of Bitcoin From an Old ZIP File
Aug 11, 2020
Decades-Old Email Flaws Could Let Attackers Mask Their Identities
Aug 10, 2020
How the Alleged Twitter Hackers Got Caught
Aug 07, 2020
How to Spot—and Avoid—Dark Patterns on the Web
Aug 06, 2020
Hackers Broke Into Real News Sites to Plant Fake Stories
Aug 05, 2020
AI Helped Uncover Chinese Boats Hiding in North Korean Waters
Aug 04, 2020
Children Stream on Twitch—Where Potential Predators Find Them
Aug 03, 2020
A Cyberattack on Garmin Disrupted More Than Workouts
Jul 31, 2020
Russia's GRU Hackers Hit US Government and Energy Targets
Jul 30, 2020
Apple's Hackable iPhones Are Finally Here
Jul 29, 2020
Thieves Are Emptying ATMs Using a New Form of Jackpotting
Jul 28, 2020
Twitter Cracks Down on QAnon. Your Move, Facebook
Jul 27, 2020
Russia's Latest Hacking Target: Covid-19 Vaccine Projects
Jul 24, 2020
A New Map Shows the Inescapable Creep of Surveillance
Jul 23, 2020
‘DDoS-For-Hire’ Is Fueling a New Wave of Attacks
Jul 22, 2020
Hack Brief: Microsoft Warns of a 17-Year-Old ‘Wormable’ Bug
Jul 21, 2020
Google Moves to Secures the Cloud From Itself
Jul 20, 2020
Microsoft Halts a Global Fraud Campaign That Targeted CEOs
Jul 17, 2020
The Super Smash Bros. Community Reckons With Sexual Misconduct Allegations
Jul 16, 2020
Amazon Bans Employees From Using TikTok on Their Phones
Jul 15, 2020
The Worst Hacks and Breaches of 2020 So Far
Jul 14, 2020
DoNotPay Unsubscribes You From Spam—and Tries to Get You Paid
Jul 13, 2020
Hong Kong's Security Law Puts Big Tech at a Crossroads
Jul 10, 2020
Looks Like Russian Hackers Are on an Email Scam Spree
Jul 09, 2020
Hack Brief: Hackers Are Exploiting a 5-Alarm Bug in Networking Equipment
Jul 08, 2020
Schools Already Struggled With Cybersecurity. Then Came Covid-19
Jul 07, 2020
New Mac Ransomware Is Even More Sinister Than It Appears
Jul 06, 2020
Google Will Delete Your Data by Default—in 18 Months
Jul 03, 2020
Security News This Week: Julian Assange Faces New Conspiracy Allegations
Jul 02, 2020
Hacker Lexicon: What Is a Side Channel Attack?
Jul 01, 2020
How Thousands of Misplaced Emails Took Over This Engineer's Inbox
Jun 30, 2020
A Report Blames ‘CIA Failures’ for the Agency's Worst Hack
Jun 29, 2020
Zoom Reverses Course and Promises End-to-End Encryption for All Users
Jun 26, 2020
The Russian Disinfo Operation You Never Heard About
Jun 25, 2020
Bot Mafias Have Wreaked Havoc in World of Warcraft Classic
Jun 24, 2020
Body Cameras Haven't Stopped Police Brutality. Here's Why
Jun 23, 2020
A Legion of Bugs Puts Hundreds of Millions of IoT Devices at Risk
Jun 22, 2020
Ex-Ebay Execs Allegedly Made Life Hell for Critics
Jun 19, 2020
Coder-Turned-Kingpin Paul Le Roux Gets His Comeuppance
Jun 18, 2020
How To Stop Instagram From Tracking Everything You Do
Jun 17, 2020
Spies Can Eavesdrop by Watching a Light Bulb's Vibrations
Jun 16, 2020
Android 11 Will Help You Rein In Zombie App Permissions
Jun 15, 2020
Georgia’s Failure Shows How Not to Run an Election in the Pandemic
Jun 12, 2020
IoT Security Is a Mess. Privacy 'Nutrition' Labels Could Help
Jun 11, 2020
Security News This Week: China and Iran Tried to Hack the Biden and Trump Campaigns
Jun 10, 2020
The Police's Military Tactics Turn Peaceful Protests Violent
Jun 09, 2020
Zoom's End-to-End Encryption Will Be for Paying Customers Only
Jun 08, 2020
The Pentagon's Hand-Me-Downs Helped Militarize Police. Here's How
Jun 05, 2020
How to Protest Safely in the Age of Surveillance
Jun 04, 2020
Shadowserver, an Internet Guardian, Finds a Lifeline
Jun 03, 2020
Security News This Week: This $350 "Anti-5G" Device Is Apparently Just a USB Stick
Jun 02, 2020
State-Based Contact-Tracing Apps Could Be a Mess
Jun 01, 2020
There's a Jailbreak Out for the Current Version of iOS
May 29, 2020
Don't Be Fooled by Covid-19 Contact-Tracing Scams
May 28, 2020
Now’s The Perfect Time to Start Using a Password Manager
May 27, 2020
ShinyHunters Is a Hacking Group on a Data Breach Spree
May 26, 2020
The Hypocrisy of Mike Pompeo
May 25, 2020
The FBI Backs Down Against Apple—Again
May 22, 2020
The Nigerian Fraudsters Ripping Off the Unemployment System
May 21, 2020
Cryptocurrency Hardware Wallets Can Get Hacked, Too
May 20, 2020
Security News This Week: Hackers Claim to Have ‘Dirty Laundry’ About Donald Trump
May 19, 2020
The US Says Chinese Hackers Went Too Far During the Covid-19 Crisis
May 18, 2020
Defcon Is Canceled
May 15, 2020
Online Voting Has Worked So Far. That Doesn’t Mean It's Safe
May 14, 2020
The 5G Coronavirus Conspiracy Theory Has Taken a Dark Turn
May 13, 2020
Security News This Week: Zoom Security Gets a Boost With Keybase Acquisition
May 12, 2020
How a Facebook Bug Took Down Your Favorite iOS Apps
May 11, 2020
GitHub Takes Aim at Open Source Software Vulnerabilities
May 08, 2020
LockBit Is the New Ransomware for Hire
May 07, 2020
Hacker Lexicon: What Is Fleeceware and How Can You Protect Yourself?
May 06, 2020
The Weird Partisan Math of Vote-By-Mail
May 05, 2020
The ADL Calls Out Steam for Giving Extremists a Pass
May 04, 2020
How Spies Snuck Malware Into the Google Play Store—Again and Again
May 01, 2020
The Covid-19 Pandemic Reveals Ransomware's Long Game
Apr 30, 2020
Sneaky Zero-Click Attacks Are a Hidden Menace
Apr 29, 2020
Amid Its Covid-19 Crisis, China Was Still Hacking Uighurs’ iPhones
Apr 28, 2020
Google Sees State-Sponsored Hackers Ramping Up Coronavirus Attacks
Apr 27, 2020
A Vital Hack Could Turn Medical Devices Into Ventilators
Apr 24, 2020
Security News This Week: Russian Hackers Went After San Francisco International Airport
Apr 23, 2020
How Apple and Google's Social Distancing Maps Work
Apr 22, 2020
You Can Now Check If Your ISP Uses Basic Security Measures
Apr 21, 2020
Does Covid-19 Contact Tracing Pose a Privacy Risk? Your Questions, Answered
Apr 20, 2020
The Pentagon Hasn't Fixed Basic Cybersecurity Blind Spots
Apr 17, 2020
How to Cover Your Tracks Every Time You Go Online
Apr 16, 2020
How Apple and Google Are Enabling Covid-19 Contact-Tracing
Apr 15, 2020
Security News This Week: Signal Threatens to Leave the US If EARN IT Act Passes
Apr 14, 2020
Vote by Mail Isn't Perfect. But It's Essential in a Pandemic
Apr 13, 2020
Clever Cryptography Could Protect Privacy in Covid-19 Contact-Tracing Apps
Apr 10, 2020
Thousands of Android Apps Are Silently Accessing Your Data
Apr 09, 2020
A Hacker Found a Way to Take Over Any Apple Webcam
Apr 08, 2020
How to Keep Your Zoom Chats Private and Secure
Apr 07, 2020
Online Credit Card Skimmers Are Thriving During the Pandemic
Apr 06, 2020
Hack Brief: Marriott Got Hacked. Yes, Again
Apr 03, 2020
An Elite Spy Group Used 5 Zero-Days to Hack North Koreans
Apr 02, 2020
The Postal Service's Surprising Role in Surviving Doomsday
Apr 01, 2020
Security News This Week: Chinese Hacking Surges Amid Coronavirus Crisis
Mar 31, 2020
Google Bans Infowars Android App Over Coronavirus Claims
Mar 30, 2020
The US Army Corps of Engineers Deploys Against Coronavirus
Mar 27, 2020
Google Removes Adware-Laced Kids' Apps From Play Store
Mar 26, 2020
How Microsoft Dismantled the Infamous Necurs Botnet
Mar 25, 2020
WhatsApp Is at the Center of Coronavirus Response
Mar 24, 2020
Coronavirus Sets the Stage for Hacking Mayhem
Mar 23, 2020
A Critical Internet Safeguard Is Running Out of Time
Mar 20, 2020
Kill Chain: HBO's Election Security Doc Stresses Urgency
Mar 19, 2020
High-Stakes Security Set-Ups Are Making Remote Work Impossible
Mar 18, 2020
Most Medical Imaging Devices Run Outdated Operating Systems
Mar 17, 2020
Russia Is Learning How to Bypass Facebook's Disinfo Defenses
Mar 16, 2020
Hackers Can Clone Millions of Toyota, Hyundai, and Kia Keys
Mar 13, 2020
A Simple New Tool Lets You Open Email Attachments Without Fear
Mar 12, 2020
Last Week's Internet Calamity That Wasn't
Mar 11, 2020
Security News This Week: An Unfixable Flaw Threatens 5 Years of Intel Chips
Mar 10, 2020
The EARN IT Act Is a Sneak Attack on Encryption
Mar 09, 2020
The Long Path out of the Vulnerability Disclosure Dark Ages
Mar 06, 2020
North Korea Is Recycling Mac Malware. That's Not the Worst Part
Mar 05, 2020
Security News This Week: Clearview AI's Massive Client List Got Hacked
Mar 04, 2020
How a Hacker's Mom Broke Into a Prison—and the Warden's Computer
Mar 03, 2020
How Trump Hollowed Out US National Security
Mar 02, 2020
Gmail Is Catching More Malicious Attachments With Deep Learning
Feb 28, 2020
Nintendo Cracks Down After High-Profile Leaks
Feb 27, 2020
Security News This Week: A Tiny Piece of Tape Tricked Teslas Into Speeding Up 50 MPH
Feb 26, 2020
Russia Doesn't Want Bernie Sanders. It Wants Chaos
Feb 25, 2020
Bluetooth-Related Flaws Threaten Dozens of Medical Devices
Feb 24, 2020
YouTube Gaming's Most-Watched Videos Are Dominated by Scams and Cheats
Feb 21, 2020
Hundreds of Millions of PC Components Still Have Hackable Firmware
Feb 20, 2020
Voting App Flaws Could Have Let Hackers Manipulate Results
Feb 19, 2020
Conservative News Sites Track You Lots More Than Left-Leaning Ones
Feb 18, 2020
Signal Is Finally Bringing Its Secure Messaging to the Masses
Feb 17, 2020
Google's Giving Out Security Keys to Help Protect Campaigns
Feb 14, 2020
How to Get Your Yahoo Breach Settlement Money
Feb 13, 2020
Facebook's Bug Bounty Caught a Data-Stealing Spree
Feb 12, 2020
Security News This Week: Pro-Trump Trolls Flooded the Iowa Caucus Phone Lines
Feb 11, 2020
Trump Now Has the Senate GOP's Blessing to Undermine Democracy
Feb 10, 2020
An Artist Used 99 Phones to Fake a Google Maps Traffic Jam
Feb 07, 2020
This Identity Activist Wants to Make Facebook Obsolete
Feb 06, 2020
Security News This Week: Windows 7 Gets One Last Update for the Road
Feb 05, 2020
Dashlane's Super Bowl Ad Proves Password Managers Have Arrived
Feb 04, 2020
Warren Pledges to Fight Disinformation, but Her Arsenal Is Limited
Feb 03, 2020
Scraping the Web Is a Powerful Tool. Clearview AI Abused It
Jan 31, 2020
One Small Fix Would Curb Stingray Surveillance
Jan 30, 2020
The Sneaky Simple Malware That Hits Millions of Macs
Jan 29, 2020
Free Press Advocates Decry Cybercrime Charges Against Glenn Greenwald
Jan 28, 2020
Inside the World's Highest-Stakes Industrial Hacking Contest
Jan 27, 2020
Everything We Know About the Jeff Bezos Phone Hack
Jan 24, 2020
A Handy Chrome Feature, a Sonos Update Warning, and More News
Jan 23, 2020
An Open Source Bid to Encrypt the Internet of Things
Jan 22, 2020
Twitch Has Become a Haven for Live Sports Piracy
Jan 21, 2020
Facebook Says Encrypting Messenger by Default Will Take Years
Jan 20, 2020
A Facebook Bug Exposed Anonymous Admins of Pages
Jan 17, 2020
The Mandalorian Is the Only Smart Soldier in the Star Wars Galaxy
Jan 16, 2020
Security News This Week: The FBI Wants Apple to Unlock iPhones Again
Jan 15, 2020
All the Ways Facebook Tracks You—and How to Limit It
Jan 14, 2020
Amazon Takes a Swipe at PayPal's $4 Billion Acquisition
Jan 13, 2020
An Alleged Spy App Puts Apple in a Bind
Jan 10, 2020
Russia Takes a Big Step Toward Internet Isolation
Jan 09, 2020
How Iran's Hackers Might Strike Back After Soleimani's Assassination
Jan 08, 2020
How the US Prepares Its Embassies for Potential Attacks
Jan 07, 2020
TikTok's First Transparency Report Doesn't Tell the Full Story
Jan 06, 2020
The Most Dangerous People on the Internet This Decade
Jan 03, 2020
The Decade Big-Money Email Scams Took Over
Dec 31, 2019
Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Is a Lesson in Military Opposites
Dec 27, 2019
The Debate Over How to Encrypt the Internet of Things
Dec 25, 2019
Meet The Mad Scientist Who Wrote the Book on How to Hunt Hackers
Dec 23, 2019
WhatsApp Fixes Yet Another Group Chat Security Gap
Dec 19, 2019
Chrome Will Automatically Scan Your Passwords Against Data Breaches
Dec 18, 2019
Why Ring Doorbells Perfectly Exemplify the IoT Security Crisis
Dec 17, 2019
So Much For the Deep State Plot Against Donald Trump
Dec 16, 2019
Toys “R” Us Is Back—Now With More Surveillance!
Dec 13, 2019
The FCC's Push to Purge Huawei From US Networks
Dec 12, 2019
Hackers Find Ways Around a Years-Old Microsoft Outlook Fix
Dec 11, 2019
Security News This Week: Why the iPhone 11 Tracks Your Location Even When You Tell It Not To
Dec 10, 2019
Blockchain Developer Gets Busted After Talk in North Korea
Dec 09, 2019
Ewoks Are the Most Tactically Advanced Fighting Force in Star Wars
Dec 06, 2019
I Ditched Google for DuckDuckGo. Here's Why You Should Too
Dec 05, 2019
Think Twice Before Giving Gifts With a Microphone or Camera
Dec 04, 2019
Hacker Lexicon: What Is a Dead Drop?
Dec 03, 2019
The GOP Is Mired in Conspiracies—and It's About to Get Worse
Dec 02, 2019
Even Privacy-Focused Cryptocurrencies Can Spill Your Secrets
Nov 29, 2019
How to Avoid Black Friday Scams Online
Nov 28, 2019
1.2 Billion Records Found Exposed Online in a Single Server
Nov 27, 2019
Opinion: Websites Ask for Permissions And Attack Forgiveness
Nov 26, 2019
A Notorious Iranian Hacking Crew Is Targeting Industrial Control Systems
Nov 25, 2019
The Likely Reason Disney+ Accounts Are Getting 'Hacked'
Nov 22, 2019
What Happens When You Remove a Police-Installed GPS Tracker
Nov 21, 2019
DuckDuckGo Will Automatically Encrypt More Sites You Visit
Nov 20, 2019
146 New Android Bugs, an Audio Porn Streaming Site, and More News
Nov 20, 2019
146 New Vulnerabilities All Come Preinstalled on Android Phones
Nov 19, 2019
Burglars Really Do Use Bluetooth Scanners to Find Laptops and Phones
Nov 18, 2019
The Brave Browser Extends Its Payouts to iOS
Nov 18, 2019
Google Enlists Outside Help to Clean Up Android's Malware Mess
Nov 15, 2019
As 5G Rolls Out, Troubling New Security Flaws Emerge
Nov 15, 2019
Twitter Insiders Allegedly Spied for Saudi Arabia
Nov 14, 2019
Why Many People Got Mysterious Valentine’s Day Texts Today
Nov 11, 2019
Pixel 1, RIP: Google Ends Support After Just Three Years
Nov 11, 2019
Scammers Are Exploiting a Firefox Bug to Freeze Your Browser
Nov 07, 2019
Google Is Helping Design an Open Source, Ultra-Secure Chip
Nov 06, 2019
Google's Ultra-Secure Chip, a Facebook Face-Lift, and More
Nov 06, 2019
Free Tools Boost 2020 Election Security, But Not Enough
Nov 05, 2019
The First BlueKeep Mass Hacking Is Finally Here—but Don't Panic
Nov 04, 2019
Opinion: Let's Ensure Tech Innovation Gets to the Military
Nov 01, 2019
WhatsApp's Case Against NSO Group Hinges on a Tricky Legal Argument
Oct 30, 2019
How to Keep Your Smart Assistant Voice Recordings Private
Oct 30, 2019
Congress Still Doesn't Have an Answer for Ransomware
Oct 29, 2019
Russian Hackers Are Still Targeting the Olympics, Three Years On
Oct 29, 2019
TikTok, Under Scrutiny, Distances Itself From China
Oct 28, 2019
Why One Secure Platform Passed on Two-Factor Authentication
Oct 28, 2019
Flock Safety Says Its License Plate Readers Reduce Crime. It’s Not That Simple
Oct 25, 2019
A Republican Raid, NASA's Venus Plans, and More News
Oct 25, 2019
Total SCIF Show: The GOP's Raid Puts National Security at Risk
Oct 24, 2019
A Controversial Plan to Encrypt More of the Internet
Oct 24, 2019
Security News This Week: The Air Force Finally Ditches Its Nuclear Command Floppy Disks
Oct 23, 2019
How to Control the Privacy of Your Social Media Posts
Oct 23, 2019
A Brief History of Russian Hackers' Evolving False Flags
Oct 22, 2019
Microsoft's New Plan to Defend the Code Deep Within PCs
Oct 22, 2019
The Ukraine Whistle-Blower Did Everything Right
Oct 21, 2019
Trump Takes Aim at a Critical Cold War Treaty with Russia
Oct 21, 2019
DNC Hackers Resurface, Zuckerberg Talks Free Speech, and More News
Oct 18, 2019
A Password-Exposing Bug Was Purged From LastPass
Sep 19, 2019
Hacker Lexicon: What Are Zero-Knowledge Proofs?
Sep 18, 2019
Red Flag Laws Are Red Herrings of Gun Control
Sep 11, 2019
Security News This Week: An Unprecedented Cyberattack Hit US Power Utilities
Sep 10, 2019
Alleged 'Snake Oil' Crypto Firm Sues Over Boos at Black Hat
Aug 27, 2019
The Consumer Bureau's Reckless Plan for Debt Collection
Aug 26, 2019
Firefox and Chrome Fight Back Against Kazakhstan's Spying
Aug 23, 2019
Security News This Week: Facebook's Voice Transcripts Were More Invasive Than Amazon's
Aug 20, 2019
8/19 PM - A Brief History of Vanity License Plates Gone Wrong
Aug 19, 2019
8/15/19 AM - DejaBlue: New BlueKeep-Style Bugs Mean You Need to Update Windows Now
Aug 15, 2019
8/14 PM - Hackers Could Decrypt Your GSM Phone Calls
Aug 14, 2019
8/12/19 Hidden Algorithm Flaws Expose Websites to DoS Attacks
Aug 14, 2019
8/13 pm - Big Tech Needs to Use Hazardous Materials Warnings
Aug 13, 2019
8/13 am - Hackers Can Turn Everyday Speakers Into Acoustic Cyberweapons
Aug 13, 2019
8/12 am - How Apple Pay Buttons Can Make Websites Less Safe
Aug 12, 2019
8/9/19 PM Hackers Can Break Into an iPhone Just by Sending a Text
Aug 09, 2019
5G Is Here—and Still Vulnerable to Stingray Surveillance
Aug 06, 2019
8/6 AM The Wrong Way to Talk About a Shooter's Manifesto
Aug 06, 2019
8/5 noon - Hey, Apple! 'Opt Out' Is Useless. Let People Opt In
Aug 05, 2019
8/2 AM An iPhone App That Protects Your Privacy—For Real This Time
Aug 02, 2019
7/31 AM The Alleged Capital One Hacker Didn't Cover Her Tracks
Jul 31, 2019
An Operating System Bug Exposes 200 Million Critical Device
Jul 30, 2019
7/30 AM Equifax Might Owe You $125. Here's How to Get It
Jul 30, 2019
7/26 PM Facebook's Ex-Security Chief Details His 'Observatory' for Internet Abuse
Jul 26, 2019
7/26 AM The Marines’ New Drone-Killer Aces Its First Test
Jul 26, 2019
The App Creeping on Your IG Location, Jakarta’s Insurance Crisis, and More News
Jul 24, 2019
Security News This Week: Browser Extensions Scraped Data From Millions of People
Jul 24, 2019
Why Microsoft’s BlueKeep Bug Hasn’t Wreaked Havoc—Yet
Jul 22, 2019
7/19 Security News this Week: Palantir Manual Shows How Law Enforcement Tracks Families
Jul 19, 2019
7/18 How To Clear Out Your Zombie Apps and Online Accounts
Jul 18, 2019
On TikTok, Teens Meme the Safety App Ruining Their Summer
Jul 18, 2019
The Window to Rein In Facial Recognition Is Closing
Jul 16, 2019
Hack Brief: A Card-Skimming Hacker Group Hit 17K Domains—and Counting
Jul 16, 2019
An Amazon Phishing Scam Hits Just in Time For Prime Day
Jul 15, 2019
I Opted Out of Facial Recognition at the Airport—It Wasn't Easy
Jul 12, 2019
How to Protect Our Kids' Data and Privacy
Jul 10, 2019
The Biggest Cybersecurity Crises of 2019 So Far
Jul 09, 2019
Airport Facial Recognition, How Abusers Exploit Basic Apps, and More News
Jul 05, 2019
The Simple Way Apple and Google Let Domestic Abusers Stalk Victims
Jul 03, 2019
Ransomware Hits Georgia Courts As Municipal Attacks Spread
Jul 03, 2019
Security News This Week: Myspace Employees Used to Spy on Users
Jul 02, 2019
The Infrastructure Mess Causing Countless Internet Outages
Jul 01, 2019
Hackers Are Poking at a MacOS Flaw Apple Left Unfixed
Jul 01, 2019
How Hackers Turn Microsoft Excel's Own Features Against It
Jun 28, 2019
I Scraped Millions of Venmo Payments. Your Data Is at Risk
Jun 27, 2019
A Likely Chinese Hacker Crew Targeted 10 Phone Carriers to Steal Metadata
Jun 27, 2019
Under Trump, the Fight Against Cybercrime Has Waned
Jun 26, 2019
Iranian Hackers Launch a New US-Targeted Campaign as Tensions Mount
Jun 26, 2019
Security News This Week: Hackers Used Two Firefox Zero Days to Hit a Crypto Exchange
Jun 25, 2019
Minnesota Cop Awarded $585K After Colleagues Snooped on Her DMV Data
Jun 24, 2019
Google Turns to Retro Cryptography to Keep Datasets Private
Jun 21, 2019
Cellebrite Now Says It Can Unlock Any iPhone for Cops
Jun 20, 2019
Tricky Scam Plants Phishing Links in Your Google Calendar
Jun 20, 2019
A Plan to Stop Breaches With Dead Simple Database Encryption
Jun 19, 2019
Your Google Calendar Isn't Safe, an Eye-Controlled TV, and More News
Jun 19, 2019
It's Time to Switch to a Privacy Browser
Jun 18, 2019
Security News This Week: Telegram Says China Is Behind DDoS
Jun 18, 2019
Hackers Target US Power, Amazon Clones a Neighborhood, and More News
Jun 17, 2019
Cloudflare’s Five-Year Project to Protect Nonprofits Online
Jun 17, 2019
Google's Push to Close a Major Encrypted Web Loophole
Jun 14, 2019
The Next Big Privacy Hurdle? Teaching AI to Forget
Jun 14, 2019
Google Says It Isn't Killing Ad Blockers. Ad Blockers Disagree
Jun 13, 2019
Radiohead Gets ‘Hacked,’ a T-Mobile/Sprint Hiccup, and More News
Jun 13, 2019
Radiohead Dropped 18 Hours of Unreleased Music to Screw Pirates
Jun 12, 2019
Russia and Iran Plan to Fundamentally Isolate the Internet
Jun 11, 2019
Security News This Week: Cryptocurrency Company Hacks Itself Before Hackers Can Hack It
Jun 11, 2019
The Catch-22 That Broke the Internet
Jun 10, 2019
Election Security Is Still Hurting at Every Level
Jun 10, 2019
A Push to Protect Political Campaigns from Hackers Hits a Snag
Jun 07, 2019
'Sign In With Apple' Protects You in Ways Google and Facebook Don't
Jun 07, 2019
The Clever Cryptography Behind Apple's 'Find My' Feature
Jun 06, 2019
Apple and New York Are Changing the Privacy Game, and More News
Jun 06, 2019
Another Mac Bug Lets Hackers Invisibly Click Security Prompts
Jun 05, 2019
Apple Just Patched a Modem Bug That's Been in Macs Since 1999
Jun 04, 2019
Security News This Week: A Teen Waltzed Into Mar-a-Lago
Jun 04, 2019
To Fight Deepfakes, Researchers Built a Smarter Camera
Jun 03, 2019
With a Worm Looming, the BlueKeep Bug Isn’t Getting Patched Fast Enough
Jun 03, 2019
Google Is Finally Making Chrome Extensions More Secure
May 31, 2019
Facebook Removes a Fresh Batch of Innovative, Iran-Linked Fake Accounts
May 29, 2019
Hack Brief: 885 Million Sensitive Financial Records Exposed Online
May 29, 2019
Security News This Week: Snapchat Employees Reportedly Spied on Private Snaps
May 28, 2019
The Latest Charges Against Julian Assange Are an Assault on Press Freedom
May 27, 2019
The Danger in Assange’s Charges, a Memory Experiment, and More News
May 24, 2019
Facial Recognition Has Already Reached Its Breaking Point
May 23, 2019
Google Has Stored Some Passwords in Plaintext Since 2005
May 23, 2019
Bluetooth's Complexity Has Become a Security Risk
May 22, 2019
Political Parties Still Have Cybersecurity Hygiene Problems
May 21, 2019
We Are Tenants on Our Own Devices
May 21, 2019
Security News This Week: Oh Great, Google Tracks What You Buy Online With Gmail
May 21, 2019
Global Takedown Shows the Anatomy of a Modern Cybercriminal Supply Chain
May 20, 2019
Google Recalls Titan Security Key Over a Bluetooth Flaw
May 20, 2019
How Tech Helped Unknown Staffers Change the US Way of War
May 17, 2019
The FCC's Plan to Stop Robocalls Sounds Awfully Familiar
May 17, 2019
Microsoft’s First Windows XP Patch in Years Is a Very Bad Sign
May 16, 2019
WhatsApp Was Hacked, Your Computer Was Exposed, and More News
May 16, 2019
How Hackers Broke WhatsApp With Just a Phone Call
May 15, 2019
Millions of Hacked Routers, Apple's Court Troubles, and More News
May 15, 2019
Indictment Alleges Who Hacked Anthem, but Not Why
May 14, 2019
Security News This Week: Robert Mueller Won't Testify Wednesday After All
May 14, 2019
Artificial Intelligence May Not 'Hallucinate' After All
May 13, 2019
Feds Dismantled the Dark Web Drug Trade—but It's Already Rebuilding
May 10, 2019
Hack Brief: Hackers Stole $40 Million from Binance Cryptocurrency Exchange
May 09, 2019
The Law Being Used to Prosecute Julian Assange Is Broken
May 09, 2019
The CIA Sets Up Shop on Tor, the Anonymous Internet
May 08, 2019
What Israel's Strike on Hamas Hackers Means For Cyberwar
May 08, 2019
Security News This Week: Putin Will Put Russia Behind an Internet Curtain
May 07, 2019
A Hacking Spree, a Fight for Open Internet, and More News
May 07, 2019
A Mysterious Hacker Group Is On a Supply Chain Hijacking Spree
May 06, 2019
Hacktivists Are on the Rise—but Less Effective Than Ever
May 03, 2019
Trump’s World Still Faces 16 Known Criminal Probes
May 02, 2019
Security Experts Unite Over the Right to Repair
May 01, 2019
The Battle of Winterfell: A Tactical Analysis
Apr 30, 2019
Security News This Week: Hackers Found a Freaky New Way to Kill Your Car
Apr 30, 2019
The SIM Swap Fix That the US Isn't Using
Apr 29, 2019
GoDaddy Takes Down 15,000 Spammy 'Snake Oil' Subdomains
Apr 26, 2019
Mueller Makes It Clear: Trump Was Worse Than a 'Useful Idiot'
Apr 25, 2019
Mueller Report Fallout Pressures Democrats to Impeach Trump
Apr 25, 2019
Don't Praise the Sri Lankan Government for Blocking Facebook
Apr 24, 2019