Pentagon tests combat blast gauge

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is the signature wound of conflicts in both Iraq and Afghanistan - with conservative estimates placing the number of US troops suffering from TBI at more than 200,000.

Anonymous infiltrates Department of Justice server

Hackers linked to the Anonymous collective have breached the digital perimeter protecting the Department of Justice (DoJ) network. 



Anon hacktivists target Chicago Police Department

A hacktivist group loosely associated with Anonymous targeted the Chicago Police Department over the weekend as mass protests against NATO spilled over into the digital realm.

Sustained DDoS attack targets WikiLeaks and Pirate Bay


WikiLeaks is slowly recovering from a sustained denial-of-service attack (DDoS) that lasted approximately 72 hours.

Anonymous claims access to classified US databases

Christopher Doyon, aka Commander X, faces 15 years in prison for assaulting the county website of Santa Cruz, California to protest the forcible removal of a homeless encampment on the courthouse steps. 



'TeamPoison spokesman' arrested in UK

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.

Anonymous takes on Putin's Russian Kremlin

Cyber activists associated with the Anonymous collective temporarily downed President Vladimir Putin's web site on Wednesday.



Interpol: Organized gangs threaten cyberspace


Organized international criminal gangs are reportedly responsible for orchestrating the majority of Internet scams.



US pipelines targeted in cyber attack

The US Department of Homeland Security warns that an ongoing cyber campaign is targeting natural gas infrastructure across the country. 



Leaked Twitter logins 'mostly spammers'

Twitter says it's investigating how nearly 60,000 user logins were posted online - but says the hack's not nearly as bad as it looks.

Pentagon wants cyber security collaboration with China

US Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta believes Washington and Beijing must work together to avoid "misconceptions" in the volatile cyber arena.

FBI eyes back doors for cyber surveillance

The FBI has reportedly asked a number of Internet companies for their tacit support of a controversial proposal that would require firms like Facebook to code back doors for government surveillance.

US Army wants to prevent another WikiLeaks

The US Army is stepping up its efforts to prevent the unauthorized transfer and dissemination of classified data.

Apple's latest Lion update exposes user passwords

Oops: with the latest security update to Lion, Mac OS X 10.7.3, Apple has mistakenly turned on a debug option that leaves users' passwords accessible.

Bradley Manning, the video?!

Pfc. Bradley Manning is facing charges of aiding the enemy after thousands of classified documents downloaded by the former army intelligence analyst  ended up on WikiLeaks.

Anonymous calls for May Day protests over CISPA

Cyber activists linked to Anonymous have called for escalating protests over the controversial CISPA cyber-security bill recently passed by the US Congress.

Did WikiLeaks suspect aid the enemy?

Pfc. Bradley Manning is facing charges of aiding the enemy after thousands of classified documents downloaded by the former army intelligence analyst  ended up on WikiLeaks.

Facebook offers free anti-virus

Facebook's struck a deal with five major security vendors allowing it to offer their anti-virus products for free.

Judge won't dismiss charges in WikiLeaks trial



A US military judge has refused to dismiss charges against Pfc. Bradley Manning.



Anonymous "spokesperson" raided by FBI

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) recently raided the apartment of Barrett Brown, an unofficial, self-appointed Anonymous spokesperson.