Computer And Data Security

Trump has chosen nominee to lead NSA, US Cyber Command

Feb 14, 2018

President Donald Trump has picked Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone to be the next director of the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command

Kelly in harsh spotlight after senior aide's resignation

Feb 9, 2018

Pressure mounts on White House chief of staff John Kelly as questions swirl about his defense of now-departing top aide Rob Porter.

Interim security clearances are routine, but are they risky?

Feb 8, 2018

Interim security clearances are routine, but are they risky?

Nebraska personal information bill wins initial approval

Feb 1, 2018

A bill designed to protect consumers from identity theft has won first-round approval from Nebraska lawmakers

Microsoft stops fixing security flaw on PCs with AMD chips

Jan 10, 2018

Microsoft has temporarily stopped fixing a serious security flaw on personal computers powered by certain chips from Advanced Micro Devices because the repair is crippling the machines

How to keep your smartened-up home safe from hackers

Dec 28, 2017

As people get voice-activated speakers and online security cameras, are they also giving hackers a key to their homes

Got a toy that can spy? Here's how to know and what to do

Dec 21, 2017

The toys your kids unwrap this Christmas could invite hackers into your home

Uber: No evidence hackers took rider credit card numbers

Dec 13, 2017

Uber says an outside cyber security firm hired after a massive data breach has found no evidence that rider credit card, bank account or Social Security numbers were downloaded by hackers

Insider Q&A: PayPal founder talks digital payments, bitcoin

Dec 10, 2017

PayPal co-founder Max Levchin ponders the pace of innovation in digital payments, security threats and the impact of speculative investing in bitcoin

Senators demand information on massive Uber data theft

Nov 27, 2017

5 US senators demand information from Uber on massive theft of driver and rider data

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