If you’re creating a new password online, you can now see if it has been compromised in a data breach.
Hackers who claim to have breached HBO’s internal network have posted the details of the next Game of Thrones episode.
Rudi Dicks, a senior specialist at BDO’s Forensics and Cyber Lab, has seen a lot when it comes to the world of online security.
The spread of the malicious software (malware), nicknamed WannaCry or WannaCrypt, has been halted several times by researchers who have identified flaws in the program known as kill switches.
Take a look at how the cybercriminal underground will operate in the future, and how police around the world must cooperate to fight back.
When a cyberattack occurs, ethical hackers are called in to be digital detectives.
It’s not often that any one of us needs to dial 911, but we know how important it is for it to work when one needs it.
How small interconnected devices allow hackers to launch massive attacks.
There is a computing revolution coming, although nobody knows exactly when.
What are the consequences of the NSA being hacked?
Some gamers just don’t get it.
The internet has brought us many great things, but it has also made us more vulnerable.
There is an escalating technological arms race underway between governments and hacktivists
Police and car insurers say thieves are using laptop computers to hack into late-model cars’ electronic ignitions to steal the vehicles.
Clandestine data markets are, it turns out, very similar to legal online markets like eBay and Amazon, and shopping sites run by legitimate retail companies.
This is why all of those spam emails claim to be from Nigeria.
Microsoft has started banning passwords it deems are “too easy-to-guess”.
If longer passwords are not the answer, but we still need to authenticate ourselves, why not dispense with passwords altogether?
It’s not hard to see why smartphones are a hacker’s weapon of choice.
If a computer search would qualify for a warrant if its whereabouts were known, why should simply hiding its location make it legally unsearchable?