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Hackers Target Chinese Users Accessing Apple's iCloud

As Apple launched its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in China, users have become the target of an attack aimed at stealing their user names and passwords and snooping on their activities. 431 more words


Will You Avoid Data-Breached Retailers This Holiday Season?

The massive 2013 holiday data breach of Target, which siphoned off the personal and payment information for more than 100 million shoppers, provided an eye-opening moment for consumers who had previously assumed that this sort of ID theft mostly happened when shopping online. 477 more words

Do You Ever Shop Anywhere? Congratulations: Your Data Will Be Hacked

By the numbers alone, basically everyone in the country has been the victim of at least one data breach in the past year, if not more. 2,908 more words

Grand Leak? Hacking Blamed for Ferguson Grand Jury Tweet

The St. Louis County Prosecutor’s office is investigating a leak in the grand jury of the Michael Brown case, after someone posted on Twitter.


Chase Data Breach Hit 76M Households, 7M Businesses; Account Info Not Stolen

Remember that coordinated hack attack against JPMorgan Chase and other banks from August? Chase now says information — but apparently no payment data — on some 76 million households and 7 million small businesses was compromised. 232 more words

Apple May Have Known About iCloud Vulnerability Months Before Nude Photo Scandal

Immediately after the first huge batch of stolen photos of female celebrities in various states of undress hit the Internet, Apple rushed to defend itself, saying the massive theft was the… 250 more words