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Uber: No evidence hackers took rider credit card numbers
December 13th, 2017. 11:17 AM

Uber says an outside cyber security firm hired after a massive data breach has found no evidence that rider credit card, bank account or Social Security numbers were downloaded by hackers

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Bitcoin tops $17,000; hack raises concerns ahead of US trade
December 7th, 2017. 11:18 AM

Bitcoin topped $17,000, while a hacking at a bitcoin mining company raises new concerns about the security of digital currencies.

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Senators demand information on massive Uber data theft
November 27th, 2017. 4:50 PM

5 US senators demand information from Uber on massive theft of driver and rider data

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The Latest: States investigate Uber over massive data breach
November 22nd, 2017. 6:33 PM

More U.S. states say they're investigating Uber over the ride-hailing company's massive data breach

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The Latest: Law firm says Uber faces legal claims over hack
November 22nd, 2017. 10:12 AM

A British law firm says Uber could face legal claims after a data breach that saw hackers steal the personal information of some 57 million people around the world

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Uber reveals cover-up of hack affecting 57M riders, drivers
November 22nd, 2017. 12:09 AM

Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service's customers and drivers

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Britain's cyber security chief warns of Russian interference
November 15th, 2017. 6:55 AM

Britain's Cyber security chief is warning that Russian hackers are targeting telecoms, media and the UK energy network.

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Equifax apologizes again, lays out costs going forward
November 10th, 2017. 5:39 PM

Equifax lays out costs as it attempts to stabilize the company in the wake of a massive data breach

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AP Explains: Why smartphones are giving the police fits
November 7th, 2017. 6:43 PM

AP Explains: Why tough smartphone security is giving the police fits

Devin Kelley
Inside story: How Russians hacked the Democrats' emails
November 4th, 2017. 3:34 PM

How did Russian hackers pry into Clinton campaign emails? Huge effort made quick work

Inside story: How Russians hacked the Democrats' emails
Inside story: How Russians hacked the Democrats' emails
November 3rd, 2017. 9:02 PM

How did Russian hackers pry into Clinton campaign emails? Huge effort made quick work

Inside story: How Russians hacked the Democrats' emails
Equifax: 4 executives didn't commit insider trading
November 3rd, 2017. 10:13 AM

Equifax says a special committee has determined that 4 executives didn't commit insider trading prior to public disclosure of a massive data breach

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Georgia attorney general quits defense in server wiping case
November 1st, 2017. 9:03 PM

The Georgia attorney general's office will no longer represent state election officials in an elections integrity lawsuit in which a crucial computer server was quietly wiped clean, The Associated Press has learned

Georgia attorney general quits defense in server wiping case
Hilton will pay $700,000 to settle case over data breach
November 1st, 2017. 1:20 PM

Hilton will pay $700,000 to settle case over data breach that exposed customer information

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Heathrow launches probe after queen's security details found
October 29th, 2017. 5:58 PM

Heathrow airport has launched an investigation after a memory stick with confidential security information was found on a London street

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APNewsBreak: Georgia election server wiped after suit filed
October 26th, 2017. 10:57 PM

APNewsBreak: Georgia election server wiped clean by custodians shortly after lawsuit filed against officials

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Kaspersky Lab to open anti-virus software to outside review
October 23rd, 2017. 3:40 PM

Kaspersky Lab will open up anti-virus software to outside review as it deals with security concerns

Kaspersky Lab to open anti-virus software to outside review
NY lawmaker wants tighter rules for credit-monitoring firms
October 19th, 2017. 4:40 PM

New York state Sen. David Carlucci is calling for greater protections for consumers and tighter rules for credit monitoring firms following the massive breach at Equifax

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Researchers discover vulnerability affecting Wi-Fi security
October 16th, 2017. 6:57 PM

Security researchers have discovered a Wi-Fi network vulnerability that could allow attackers to steal sensitive information or inject malicious code while someone is logged into a computer or mobile device

Researchers discover vulnerability affecting Wi-Fi security
India, EU agree to tackle online extremism, radicalization
October 6th, 2017. 8:46 AM

The European Union and India have agreed to step up cooperation in countering violent extremism and radicalization, particularly online, and in enhancing maritime security in the Indian Ocean and beyond

Jean-Claude Juncker, Donald Tusk, Narendra Modi

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