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The world’s biggest currency exchange company was hacked, and the data is reportedly being held hostage for $6 million
On December 31, 2019, the worldwide currency exchange company Travelex discovered that hackers breached its system. It's been offline ever since.
Mayor LaToya Cantrell declared the state of emergency on Friday, but told journalists that no city employee data had been compromised.
The rise of cyber attacks and data breaches against US hospitals has been linked to an uptick in heart attack deaths
A rise in ransomware attacks and data breaches against hospitals across the US may account for an uptick in heart attack deaths at those hospitals.
AI, drones, and self-driving vehicles raise many open-ended questions about the unintended consequences of technology.
2019 has been a been a banner year for cybersecurity crises, with hackers targeting government agencies and private corporations alike.
23 towns in Texas were hit by possibly the largest-ever ransomware attack, in what could be the first coordinated cyberattack of its kind
The coordinated ransomware attack on 23 Texas towns was carried out by a "single threat actor," the Texas Department of Information Resources said.
A Florida city was forced to use pen and paper and pay a $500,000 ransom after hackers took control of its computers
Lake City's emergency services network was unaffected as it had extra security, but it's unclear if the city's main network had sufficient protection.
A Florida city paid a $600,000 bitcoin ransom to hackers who took over its computers — and it’s a massive alarm bell for the rest of the U...
Riviera Beach's city council voted to pay the money after an attack in May disrupted services, including its email network and 911 dispatch system.
It affects older versions of the Windows operating system, and Microsoft says there are still nearly 1 million users out there without the fix.
The Weather Channel was knocked off air after a software attack infected its computer system.