computer security

Without Naming Huawei, E.U. Warns Against 5G Firms From ‘Hostile’ Powers

Without Naming Huawei, E.U. Warns Against 5G Firms From ‘Hostile’ Powers

In a security report, the bloc noted the potential for cyberattacks but stopped short of citing any particular providers.
Stephen Lukasik, 88, Who Pushed Tech in National Defense, Is Dead

Stephen Lukasik, 88, Who Pushed Tech in National Defense, Is Dead

He oversaw the Defense Department’s research division in the 1960s and ’70s, when it made great early strides in nuclear-device detection, artificial intelligence and computer networking.

No one could prevent another ‘WannaCry-style’ attack, says DHS official

The U.S. government may not be able to prevent another global cyberattack like WannaCry, a senior cybersecurity official has said. Jeanette Manfra, the assistant director for cybersecurity for
10 Tips to Avoid Leaving Tracks Around the Internet

10 Tips to Avoid Leaving Tracks Around the Internet

Some of these suggestions are more aggressive, and make using the web less convenient, but they’ll definitely protect your privacy.

Microsoft says Iranian hackers targeted a 2020 presidential candidate

Microsoft said it has found evidence that hackers associated with Iran have targeted a 2020 presidential candidate. The tech giant’s security and trust chief confirmed the attack in a blog post, but

The lack of cybersecurity talent is ‘a national security threat,’ says DHS official

One of the most senior officials tasked with protecting U.S. critical infrastructure says that the lack of security professionals in the U.S. is one of the leading threats to national cybersecurity.

Get Your Digital Accounts Ready In Case of Death

In case of death: how to set up a list of important digital account info for simple and secure information sharing with family members and trusted friends
Barr Pushes Facebook for Access to WhatsApp Messages

Barr Pushes Facebook for Access to WhatsApp Messages

The Justice Department has long sought access to encrypted messages, alarming privacy experts.
Barr Pushes Facebook for Access to WhatsApp Messages

Barr Pushes Facebook for Access to WhatsApp Messages

The Justice Department has long sought access to encrypted messages, alarming privacy experts.
Barr Pushes Facebook for Access to WhatsApp Messages

Barr Pushes Facebook for Access to WhatsApp Messages

The Justice Department has long sought access to encrypted messages, alarming privacy experts.
Egypt Is Using Apps to Track and Target Its Citizens, Report Says

Egypt Is Using Apps to Track and Target Its Citizens, Report Says

A cybersecurity firm says evidence suggests the Egyptian government carried out cyberattacks on journalists, academics, lawyers and rights activists.
Egypt Is Using Apps to Track and Target Its Citizens, Report Says

Egypt Is Using Apps to Track and Target Its Citizens, Report Says

A cybersecurity firm says evidence suggests the Egyptian government carried out cyberattacks on journalists, academics, lawyers and rights activists.
Cyberattacks on Egyptian Activists Are Traced to Government

Cyberattacks on Egyptian Activists Are Traced to Government

A cybersecurity firm says evidence suggests the Egyptian government carried out cyberattacks on journalists, academics, lawyers and rights activists.
Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.
Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.
Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.
Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.
Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

Facebook Encryption Eyed in Fight Against Online Child Sex Abuse

The debate over privacy in the digital age increasingly pits tech companies against law enforcement agencies as explicit imagery explodes.

Cybersecurity giant Comodo can’t even keep its own website secure

Comodo, which bills itself as a “global leader in cybersecurity solutions,” said its forum was hacked. The admission came in no less than a forum post, which confirmed a hacker exploited a recently
The Extra-Secret White House Computer System, Explained

The Extra-Secret White House Computer System, Explained

A whistle-blower said advisers improperly restricted access to a record of President Trump’s Ukraine call. Here is how that storage system works.