Cybersecurity researchers are getting more worried that focusing on "rational" attackers such as the Chinese might be a dangerous way to go, and the country needs to fear the irrational types more.
A team of hackers who previously managed to design a custom chip that circumvented security protocols on Nintendo's Wii console say they have created a similar key for the recently launched Wii U.
US Republican senator Mike Rogers has found himself at the centre of a geek storm after he dubbed opponents to his controversial cybersecurity bill as teenagers in their basements.
Russian hackers have worked out a way that they can gain free access to Ubisoft's online game offerings.
The stereotype of a hacker being antisocial man-children who live in their parents' basements is apparently true, according to a new study from the University of Montreal.
China's Defense Ministry has accused the US of repeated cyberattacks on its website, along with a People's Liberation Army news site.
Apple has positively identified a strain of malware which infected a limited number of Mac systems via a vulnerability in the Java plug-in for browsers.
Project Blitzkrieg - a hacking attack against US bank customers threatened for early next year - is a genuine danger, according to security researchers at McAfee.
Facebook has rolled out HTTPS security across the site, meaning it may be a little slower - but a lot safer.
GFM Films recently posted the first piece of concept art for its proposed Neuromancer adaptation.
Writer-director Vincenzo Natali is reportedly looking for stars to fill out his attempt at adapting the classic cyberpunk novel.
Hackers linked to the Anonymous collective have breached the digital perimeter protecting the Department of Justice (DoJ) network.
A British teenager has been arrested on suspicion of being the spokesperson for TeamPoison, the hacking group that's attacked websites belonging to Mark Zuckerberg, Nicolas Sarkozy and Scotland Yard itself.
The head of US Cyber Command says the Pentagon needs private-sector cooperation in reporting computer network attacks to stop the "greatest [unauthorized] transfer of wealth in history."
Hackers associated with the newly resurrected LulzSec claim to have breached the digital perimeter protecting MilitarySingles.com, a dating website targeted at military personnel.
The BBC has revealed that it was the target of a sophisticated cyber-attack believed to have originated in Iran.
Well, we hope you've all been good boys and girls lately: porn site Digital Playground has been hacked by a new hacktivist group, which says it's stolen the financial and personal details of tens of thousands of customers.
Google's offering $1 million in bounty payments to hackers managing to come up with a fully-functional exploit of Chrome.
Security researchers have discovered it's possible to track a cellphone's location by listening to unencrypted broadcast messages from cell phone towers.
Israeli hackers downed the website administered by the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates on Thursday as the financial institution hosted European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi.