Hackers

A man walks through a hall at Secret Service offices  in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Cyber cops: Target hackers may take years to find

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service investigators say they are close to gaining a full understanding of the methods hackers used to breach Target’s computer systems last December. But the agency says it could take years […]

04/17/2014

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MasterCard investigates report of DMV breach

A spokesman from MasterCard says it is investigating reports of a potential breach at the California Department of Motor Vehicles. Seth Eisen says the breach is not with MasterCard’s systems. Related: DMV: No Evidence of […]

03/22/2014

March 20, 2012, file photo, a gondolier serenades a couple as he steers the gondola through the canal inside the Venetian hotel-casino, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, file)

Sands in Vegas says some customer data stolen by hackers

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Computer hackers stole the personal information of tens of thousands of Las Vegas Sands customers during a data breach earlier this month, the casino company said Friday. The company said in […]

02/28/2014

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Michaels Stores investigating possible data breach

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Michaels Stores says it is investigating a possible company data security breach that may have affected its customers’ payment card information. The Irving, Texas, company said Saturday that it launched the […]

01/25/2014

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Fed: Hackers breached website with contact info

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve says an internal website was briefly breached by hackers but no critical Fed operations were affected.

02/06/2013

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Twitter, Washington Post targeted by hackers

NEW YORK (AP) – Twitter is among the latest U.S. companies to report that it is among a growing list of victims of Internet security attacks.

02/03/2013

Second Ariz. man charged in Sony data breach case

LOS ANGELES (AP) – A second suspected member of the LulzSec hacking group was arrested Tuesday in Phoenix for his alleged role in a computer breach at Sony Pictures Entertainment last year, authorities said. An […]

08/29/2012