The frequency and power of DDoS has skyrocketed over the past few months and the first quarter of 2013 will go down in history as the worst quarter for DDoS attacks in history.
The fourth British man to appear in court over the 2010 hack of PayPal has escaped jail, as he was only 16 at the time of the offence.
The wave of cyberattacks that hit US banks in September was the work of Iran, according to a US government official.
The Anonymous hacking collective says it's brought down several UK government websites in protest at the country's treatment of Julian Assange.
WikiLeaks is slowly recovering from a sustained denial-of-service attack (DDoS) that lasted approximately 72 hours.
The owner of Pastebin - long used by hackers to dump leaked data - has said he plans to start hiring staff to examine the site for dodgy content.
Anonymous members hoping to take part in denial of service attacks have unwittingly been downloading a version of the Zeus trojan, putting their financial details at risk.
Security outfit Imperva has published a report that purportedly reveals
a number of strategic details behind an Anonymous attack against the Vatican during a 25-day period in 2011.
Security researchers have identified a new backdoor trojan targeting systems running Mac OS X.
Did you know hackers are openly competing to offer illicit services that can take down a rival online business or settle a score?
The British hacking suspect arrested last week has been named as 18-year-old Jake Davis, from the remote Shetland island of Yell.
The federal crackdown against Anonymous continues as U.S. prosecutors charge 14 people with conspiracy and intentional damage over their alleged participation in a DDoS attack against Paypal from December 6-10, 2010.
Federal agents have arrested 16 cyber activists allegedly linked to the Anonymous collective.
A hacktivist and an unknown number of accomplices managed to briefly knock MasterCard's website offline in a DDoS attack earlier this morning.
The online gaming world is reeling following a Tuesday filled with non-stop DDoS attacks against a number of industry heavyweights.
Sony has refused to attend a Congressional hearing to discuss a recent security breach that exposed millions of credit card numbers and downed the company’s PSN along with its Online Entertainment division.
Famed Playstation 3 hacker Geohot may have settled his outstanding legal issues with Sony, but cyber activists associated with Anonymous remain unimpressed with the deal.
Cyber activists associated with Anonymous have apparently resumed DDoS activity under the auspices of Operation Payback.
Popular blogging platform WordPress was hit by a massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack yesterday, downing thousands of blogs.