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U.S. Blames Russia For Cyberattacks On Electricity Grid
By Dustin Volz and Timothy Gardner, Reuters
The move marks the first time the United States has publicly accused Moscow of hacking into American energy infrastructure.
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U.S. Official Focused On Election Security Being Shoved Aside
By Dustin Volz, Reuters
Matthew Masterson, currently chairman of the U.S. Election Assistance Commission, is being removed from his post by Paul Ryan.
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Winter Olympics Organizers Confirm Cyber Attack, But Refuse To Reveal Source
By Karolos Grohmann, Reuters
A cyber attack disrupted Friday’s opening ceremony, but "all issues were resolved and recovered" by Saturday, Games organizers said.
A Phone Dying Has Never Been This Heartbreaking Or Hilarious
"Can we get a charger in here, please?!"
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Russia Infiltrated Some U.S. Voter Registration Rolls Before 2016 Election, DHS Says
The FBI had warned that this was happening.
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No, You Don't Have To Give Your Doctor Your Social Security Number
It's actually pretty risky if you do.
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ATM Makers Issue Warning About Cyber Criminals Targeting Cash Machines
By Jim Finkle, Reuters
A confidential U.S. Secret Service alert sent to banks said the hackers targeted stand-alone ATMs typically located in pharmacies, big box retailers and drive-thru ATMs.
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Politicians Of All Stripes Are Failing Us On Cybersecurity And Privacy
, Guest Writer
In an age of hyperpartisanship, the only thing Republicans and Democrats agree on is handing the Trump administration more surveillance powers.
Elizabeth Warren Wants Companies That Expose Your Data To Hackers To Pay Up
Equifax would have paid $1.5 billion in penalties for its data breach last summer if this proposed legislation had been in effect.
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Trump’s New Plan To Uncover Voter Fraud Is Just As Alarming As His Old Plan
The investigation is being handed over to a government agency that can deport people.
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North Korea Behind Massive Cyberattack Earlier This Year, U.S. Government Says
The "WannaCry" attack impacted more than 230,000 computers worldwide.
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Uber Paid 20-Year-Old Florida Man $100,000 To Keep Quiet About Data Breach
By Joseph Menn, Dustin Volz, Reuters
The breach exposed the personal data of 57 million Uber users.
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Former NSA Employee Admits Taking 'Highly Classified Information'
By Dustin Volz and John Walcott, Reuters
Nghia Hoang Pho worked in an elite hacking unit.
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Uber Data Breach, Cover-Up, Prompts Investigations And Lawsuit
At least five states and three countries are investigating Uber's conduct.
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Uber Paid Hackers $100,000 To Keep A Massive Data Breach Quiet
The hack affected 57 million people.
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Report: U.S. Authorities Have Evidence To Charge Six Russian Officials In DNC Hack
Prosecutors could bring the case to court next year.
Seattle Woman Says Her Identity Has Been Stolen 15 Times Since Equifax Data Breach
“I want to share my story and make people aware that this can happen to anybody.”
Elizabeth Warren Scorches Former Equifax CEO For Profiting From Data Breaches
"The breach of your system has actually created more business opportunities for you."
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