Hector Xavier Monsegur, the LulzSec chief hacker turned FBI informant, allegedly participated in a number of online attacks since 1999.
Daniel Ellsberg, who leaked top secret Pentagon Papers during the Vietnam War, says he strongly identifies with Pfc. Bradley Manning.
A former senior intelligence official has warned that a full-scale cyber-attack against the United States by a terrorist organization is "a certitude."
If proof were needed that members of Anonymous aren't all singing from the same hymn sheet, the news comes that a man claiming to belong to the group has hacked into the website of the British Pregnancy Advisory Service.
Scientists at the US Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) have formed an interdisciplinary team to develop a humanoid robot capable of fighting shipboard fires.
Just ten days after pledging $1 million to hackers able to exploit Chrome, Google's been forced to put its hand in its pocket.
Anonymous is claiming to have brought down several Vatican websites, which were offline for most of Wednesday.
Cyber activists associated with Anonymous have responded to the takedown of AntiSec, while issuing a statement about Sabu's role as an FBI informant.
Republican Senator John McCain recently introduced a controversial cyber-security bill that has been harshly criticized by civil liberties groups for its Orwellian stipulations.
Osama Bin Laden's body wasn't buried at sea, but was instead flown back to the US, leaked emails suggest.
The Canadian House of Commons speaker has criticized Anonymous for posting videos that allegedly constitute a "direct threat" to Public Safety Minister Vic Toews and other MPs.
Law enforcement officials on two continents appear to have taken down LulzSec, a hacker group loosely affiliated with Anonymous.
Two British men have appeared in court charged with hacking into Sony Music to steal the entire Michael Jackson back catalog.
Ground robots are currently deployed by the US military in various explosive-ordinance-disposal missions.
Former CIA director General Michael Hayden believes the Stuxnet worm that targeted Iran’s nuclear infrastructure was a "good idea," even though it set a precedent for the use of malicious software as a weapon.
Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta has expressed concern over the possibility of a major cyber-attack being launched again the United States.
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.
The National Security Agency (NSA) claims to have developed an "ultra-secure" Android-powered smartphone.
FBI Director Robert Mueller has warned that cyber-crime is fast becoming a major threat to the United States.
New documents obtained by WikiLeaks indicate that the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) routinely monitored OccupyWallStreet (OWS) activities and protests as they spread across more than 70 cities.