Hacking big companies and small tends to work---until the hack goes public. The post High-Profile Extortion Hacks Aren't Paying Off appeared first on WIRED.
The vulnerability in the SAP Afaria mobile management system affected all mobile phones used by 6,300 companies. The post Hack Brief: Popular Mobile Phone Manager Open to Lock-and-Wipe Hacks appeared first on WIRED.
Ransomware is malware that locks your keyboard or computer to prevent you from accessing your data until you pay a ransom. The post Hacker Lexicon: A Guide to Ransomware, the Scary Hack That’s on the Rise appeared first on WIRED.
Attempted intrusions against any senator aren't surprising. But they're a reminder election hacking shouldn't be a partisan issue. The post Marco Rubio Says Hack Attempts From Russia Targeted Him, Too appeared first on WIRED.
The Department of Justice pinned a major Yahoo hack on Russia, adding to cyber-tensions between the two countries. The post Russian Spies Helped Hack Yahoo, as if Tensions Weren't High Enough appeared first on WIRED.