Although Google has made security one of the core tenets of Chrome, it freely admits that that no software is perfect, as security bugs have been known to "slip" through even the most thorough review process.
The UK-based ARM has teamed up with Gemalto and Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) to form a new company known as Trustonic.
The man who hacked into the email accounts of celebrities including Scarlett Johansson and Mila Kunis has been sentenced to ten years behind bars.
Project Blitzkrieg - a hacking attack against US bank customers threatened for early next year - is a genuine danger, according to security researchers at McAfee.
The hacking group Team GhostShell, which is affiliated with Anonymous, has released information online relating to 1.6 million government, military and industry accounts.
Thousands of Tumblr users have been inundated with spam, following a worm launched by hacking group GNAA.
A Texas hotel says that a spate of break-ins were carried out by hackers exploiting a security vulnerability in rooms' electronic locks.
Nearly 300 Pakistani websites were down over the weekend after a hack from a Turkish group called Eboz.
Student Christopher Weatherhead was one of four British hackers to attack PayPal in support of Wikileaks, a court heard yesterday.
A hacker has been convicted of the AT&T security breach in 2010 in which 120,000 iPad owners' email addresses were leaked.
Facebook has rolled out HTTPS security across the site, meaning it may be a little slower - but a lot safer.
Following its assault on Gaza, Israel has become the target of millions of DDoS attempts, with claims that several hundred websites have been brought down.
Adobe has become the latest victim of hackers, suspending its Connectusers.com forum after login details were published online.
Skype has rolled out a fix for a critical security bug.
Anti-virus software pioneer John McAfee is wanted by police in Belize after the murder of his American neighbor.
Twitter acknowledges unintentionally resetting a significant number of account passwords after an unknown number of users were compromised.
Several NBC sites were hacked over the weekend, in the run-up to Guy Fawkes' Night.
A vulnerability in the system for US domestic airline boarding cards could tell terrorists when it's safe to take unauthorized items on board.
It's probably no surprise that 'password' isn't the cleverest password to choose for, say, your online banking. But if you thought 'Jesus' would save you from being hacked, think again.
A web analytics company has agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission (FTC) charges that it used its web-tracking software to collect personal data.