Hacking
MyHeritage Account Data Compromised in “Cybersecurity Incident”
MyHeritage Account Data Compromised in “Cybersecurity Incident”
Catherine Offord | Jun 6, 2018
A security researcher found the email addresses and encrypted passwords of more than 92 million users of the genealogy site on a private server outside the company.
U.S. Alleges Iranian Cyber Theft at Research Universities
U.S. Alleges Iranian Cyber Theft at Research Universities
Jim Daley | Mar 26, 2018
The hacking involved data belonging to thousands of professors at 320 institutions worldwide.
Researchers Hijack a Computer Using DNA Malware
Researchers Hijack a Computer Using DNA Malware
Catherine Offord | Aug 11, 2017
Malicious code written with nucleic acids could one day threaten sequencing facilities, the team warns.
AAAS: EurekAlert Will Be Back Online Soon
AAAS: EurekAlert Will Be Back Online Soon
Jef Akst | Sep 15, 2016
The press release repository will be up and running in another day or so—and more secure than before, according to a spokesperson.
Inside Hacklabs
Inside Hacklabs
Megan Scudellari | Mar 6, 2013
Take a tour of some DIYbio labs across the country
JSTOR “Regretted” Fraud Case
JSTOR “Regretted” Fraud Case
Beth Marie Mole | Jan 14, 2013
After the suicide of Reddit developer Aaron Swartz, JSTOR says it regrets being involved in the federal computer fraud case against him.