Google and Microsoft stand with Sony against hackers
Google and Microsoft stand with Sony against hackers

Google and Microsoft joined forces with Sony on Wednesday, using their online might to release "The Interview" film to online audiences despite threats from hackers.

Hackers threaten Iggy Azalea
Hackers threaten Iggy Azalea

Singer Iggy Azalea has reportedly got a threatening message from hackers who have warned her to make a public apology to Azealia Banks, otherwise they will release her alleged sex tape.

'Smart' jeans that blocks wireless signals

A pair of 'smart' jeans that block wireless signals can prevent hackers from accessing the details of a wearer's credit and debit cards.

Hackers trick way into ICANN computers
Hackers trick way into ICANN computers

The private agency that acts as a gatekeeper for the Internet has said that hackers tricked their way into its computers.

Sony meeting after hackers vow 'Christmas gift'

Sony Pictures organized a town hall-style meeting with staff Monday to discuss the massive cyber attack on the Hollywood studio, a day after hackers promised a big "Christmas gift."

Hackers vs James Bond: 'Spectre' script stolen
Hackers vs James Bond: 'Spectre' script stolen

hackers who stole a version of the screenplay as part of a devastating cyberattack on Sony Pictures.

New system to protect drones from hackers
New system to protect drones from hackers

Scientists have developed a cybersecurity system that protects military drones from being hacked.

Hackers turning smartphones into slave armies
Hackers turning smartphones into slave armies

Mobile security firm Lookout on Wednesday warned that Android-powered smartphones or tablets are being targeted with malicious software that puts them at the mercy of hacker overlords.

WhatsApp starts encrypting messages to thwart hackers
WhatsApp starts encrypting messages to thwart hackers

WhatsApp, the world's most widely used instant messaging service, has started encrypting messages to protect them from hackers, said Open Whisper Systems, a software development group associated with the company.

'One Direction' stop using iCloud for fear of hackers
'One Direction' stop using iCloud for fear of hackers

Members of English pop band One Direction say that they have stopped using iCloud since the celebrity hacking scandal due to fear of pictures of them being leaked.

Apple iOS bug makes most devices vulnerable to attack: Researchers

Cybersecurity researchers have warned that a bug in Apple Inc`s iOS operating system makes most iPhones and iPads vulnerable to cyberattacks by hackers seeking access to sensitive data and control of their devices.

Australia's spy agency warns of G20 cyberattacks

An Australian intelligence agency is warning that cyber-criminals will target the upcoming G20 summit in Brisbane, saying they could include state-sanctioned hackers, trade spies or activists.

China's Internet chief accuses US of hacking but says talks “unhindered”
China's Internet chief accuses US of hacking but says talks “unhindered”

Eighty percent of Chinese government websites have been attacked by hackers, with most of the assaults launched from the United States, a top Chinese Internet regulator said on Thursday.

Russians suspected in White House computers hack: Report
Russians suspected in White House computers hack: Report

US authorities are investigating an incident in which hackers believed to be working for the Russian government recently breached the unclassified White House computer networks, it has been reported.

Taylor Swift warns friends against hackers
Taylor Swift warns friends against hackers

Singer Taylor Swift is urging her friends to tighten up their online security to keep the hackers away.

Anonymous hacker group releases data from Chinese govt sites
Anonymous hacker group releases data from Chinese govt sites

The 'Anonymous' group of computer hackers yesterday followed up on its threat made to release data from Chinese government websites in support of the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.

Hackers deface Press Club of India website, post derogatory cartoon against PM Modi
Hackers deface Press Club of India website, post derogatory cartoon against PM Modi

The conflict across the Line of Control in Kashmir has spawned a series of skirmishes in the cyber world as well.

Myanmar website hacked, threatened over Buddhist radical story

A popular Myanmar news website was blocked Thursday by hackers angry at its description of hardline Buddhist monks as "radical", as the publication said it had received threats of violence over its coverage.

Some nude photo hackers could be US-based: Investigators
Some nude photo hackers could be US-based: Investigators

 

New York: Investigators looking into the naked photos hacked from celebrities including Kim Kardashian, Rihanna and Amber Heard believe some of those responsible for the leak could be based in the US.