After four days of outage, PlayStation has said that external hackers are responsible - but the prime suspect, Anonymous, has denied all knowledge and says Sony itself is probably to blame.
Cyberattacks now form the second biggest threat to aviation, according to Australian security researchers.
Some people, if they'd found they were able to break into a medical server containing confidential patient records, might consider blackmail. Not so the hackers of Seacoast Radiology's system - they used it to play Call of Duty: Black Ops instead.
When we think smartphone, we think: smart. When we think of someone who leaves the front door of their home with piles of financial and personal information laying about, we think: dumb.
Is computer hacking a sport? Should it be rewarded with trophies, awards, and maybe even, jobs? A growing trend points to yes.
Cyber-criminals have reportedly begun to consider fiber tapping as a viable alternative to hacking heavily shielded systems.
A team says it's found ways to hack cars to disable the brakes or lock people inside.
A pair of security researchers hijacked the entire SMS database of an iPhone in 20 seconds flat at the CanSecWest Pwn2Own hacking contest in Vancouver yesterday.
The world of biometric security managed to get all shook up when a couple of “ethical hackers” managed to get through Amsterdam airport’s border patrol with a passport under the name of Elvis Presley, complete with the hip-shaker’s picture.
In space, no one can hear you scream or listen to your iPod.
China has shown just how much it hates hackers with the arrest of three people who were making hacking tools available online.