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Email scammers are taking advantage of coronavirus fears to impersonate health officials and trick people into giving up personal information

The World Health Organization has released an advisory warning people to avoid fraudulent emails about the coronavirus.
The lobby of the CIA Headquarters Building in Langley

Leaked documents reportedly show the CIA secretly bought an encryption company and used it to spy on clients — while turning a profit

The CIA secretly listened in on communications by spies, diplomats, military officials, calling it "the intelligence coup of the century."

These email apps are scraping information from your inbox and selling the data for a profit

The apps are primarily interested in tracking receipts and shipping emails that show people's consumer behavior.

This rogue hacker digs up unreleased features on Instagram, Facebook, and Spotify — and she often finds out about them before other employees at...

Jane Manchun Wong reverse-engineers popular apps to find new features before companies announce them.

A vulnerability lets hackers gain entry to people’s computers using Philips Hue smart bulbs. Here’s how to protect against it.

Philips Hue has listed the risk as "high" severity and is urging users to update their devices immediately.

Outgoing NSA legal chief warns hacking threats from Russia, China, and Iran are as dangerous to the US as climate change

The outgoing agency official joins a chorus of security analysts warning that the US must get ahead of cybersecurity threats.

A New York Times reporter who covers Saudi Arabia was targeted by the same spyware used to hack Jeff Bezos, according to a new report

The Saudi government has a well-documented history of retaliating against journalists who cover it critically.
Amazon's CEO Jeff Bezos.

Jeff Bezos’ phone was reportedly hacked by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in 2018

Bezos reportedly had a friendly WhatsApp exchange with the crown prince, whose phone sent a file thought to have infiltrated Bezos' phone when opened.

The NSA found a ‘severe’ security flaw with Microsoft Windows 10, and it’s urging all users to do a software update immediately

It's exceedingly rare for government agencies to share their discovery of vulnerabilities with a private company, an expert says.

People are hacking their Peloton bikes so they can watch Netflix and cheat the leaderboard ranking system

Some people are rooting the tablets attached to their Pelotons to use them for purposes other than what the company intended.