Just another week in ThreatWatch, our regularly updated index of noteworthy data breaches.
The president wants to treat the Internet like a utility, which could trigger new government tolls.
Applicants have submitted check-ins at restaurants and movie theaters, parties and sporting events, to show they were in the United States.
The findings should raise eyebrows particularly for government customers, who put a premium on protecting sensitive information.
The sapphire is used to cover the iPhone’s camera lens and fingerprint reader.
Lapses in cybersecurity leave hospital records and patients' medical devices open to exploitation.
VA is now taking bids for commercial software to replace a clunky 1980s-era system for scheduling medical appointments.
The number of creations under open 'Creative Commons' licenses has doubled since 2010
What a Privacy Activist Turned Top White House Adviser Thinks About Cybersecurity
One-time civil liberties activist now forges compromises ...
CIA’s Official Book Reviewer Unimpressed with Tomes on Snowden
The spy agency describes Glenn Greenwald’s recent book as full of “bitter ad ...
Senate Vote to Rein in NSA Spying Falls Short
The defeat marks an abrupt setback for the post-Snowden movement to curb U.S. spying practices.
Will Veterans' Data Ever Truly Be Secure?
"Every day, industry is finding new ways that things can be exploited," VA CIO told Congress.
Watchdog: VA Still Not Doing Enough to Address IT Vulnerabilities
VA information security weaknesses are again in the crosshairs of the ...
Is State’s Reluctance to Disclose Hack a Double Standard?
Agency is mum on what happened, as lawmakers demand details on an internal breach.
This US Navy Ship Is Now Armed With a Drone-Killing Laser Beam
Will the laser work in actual warfare? Nobody knows exactly.
Before Buying New Scheduling System, VA Plans to Kick the Tires
VA is putting the finishing touches on its proposed shopping list for buying ...
After Hack, NOAA Still Plans to Buy Supercomputers from IBM Unit Sold to Chinese Firm
NOAA says sale of Big Blue’s supercomputers to Lenovo ...
Justice Department Admits It Misled Court About FBI’s Secret Surveillance Program
“We regret this inadvertent inaccuracy and apologize for ...