Computer And Data Security

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

The last straw? Uber loyalists tested by string of scandals

Nov 23, 2017

Scandals chase away some customers from Uber, but service keeps others hanging on

The Latest: States investigate Uber over massive data breach

Nov 22, 2017

More U.S. states say they're investigating Uber over the ride-hailing company's massive data breach

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