Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has moved to clarify the approach the government will take towards encrypted communications.
Theresa May and Emmanuel Macron have said they are determined to ensure the internet could not be used as a safe space for terrorists and criminals.
Context is everything, and raw data demands don't tell the full story.
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Eset researchers call the malware a "wake-up call" for other electrical systems around the world.
MacRansom is the first known instance of ransomware-as-a-service targeting OS X.
The stakes are getting a lot higher in cybersecurity. It's no longer just about a loss of productivity and profitability. Your compromised network could become a public safety risk.
A Twitter attack, an Al Jazeera cyberattack, and more: Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn’t break or cover in depth but that still deserve your attention.
Everybody knows that 12345 is a bad password. But what they're using instead isn't much stronger
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Governments need to focus on real-world solutions to terrorism.
When former FBI director James Comey spoke, both sides of the political spectrum heard very different things.
Former FBI director James Comey's Senate testimony did not disappoint---and raised as many questions as it answered.
A new exhibition in New York puts the surveillance state on display.
At the world's biggest human-computer interaction conference, researchers threatened by Trump's travel ban use telepresence robots to bridge the divide.
Each weekend we round up the news stories that we didn’t break or cover in depth but that still deserve your attention.
A widespread adware infection hides the ability to inflict far worse than spammy browser tweaks.
University of Washington researchers put sensors in 15 ridesharing cars, and uncovered new evidence of how stingrays are being used and how to detect them.
Vladimir Putin says "patriotic" Russian hackers may meddle in elections, but he's just creating more noise.
It's not easy keeping billions of devices safe from phishing attacks. Here's how Google pulls it off.