Microsoft has discovered that cybercriminals within the hardware supply chain have been pre-installing malware on PCs in China so that they were infected before they were even taken out of the box.
GoDaddy has confirmed that a number of customer web sites and email accounts went down earlier Monday afternoon.
Anonymous hackers associated with AntiSec made headlines last week after members of the collective extracted and posted at least a million ID numbers associated with various Apple mobile devices.
Hackers supporting the Syrian government have hacked the mobile service of the al-Jazeera news network.
A hacker was given 30 months in prison yesterday for selling command-and-control access to thousands of malware-infected computers.
The FBI has denied claims by hacking group AntiSec that it snaffled millions of device IDs from an agent's laptop.
The civilian lawyer representing Pfc. Bradley Manning has asked a military court to reduce any possible sentence by at least 7 years due to harsh treatment while in custody.
Hacking group AntiSec has released more than a million Apple Unique Device Identifiers (UDIDs), claiming it swiped them from an FBI agent's laptop.
British officials claim WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has a "double guarantee" against any form of extradition from Sweden to the US - if such a legal procedure were to violate his human rights.
A US military judge has finally set aside six weeks for the long-awaited court martial of Bradley Manning.
The FBI has arrested a second LulzSec suspect for the attack on Sony Pictures last year.
One of the world's largest oil producers, Saudi Aramco, has confirmed that it was hit by a major cyber-attack earlier this month, but says it's now fixed the 30,000 affected workstations.
Ecuadorean officials have reiterated that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange can remain inside the country's London embassy for however long it takes - "eight years [or] two centuries" if necessary.
Ecuadorian president Rafael Correa says the decision to grant WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange asylum will not be rescinded.
Federal officials - acting under orders from the US Department of Justice (DoJ) - have seized three website domain names allegedly engaged in the "illegal distribution" of copyrighted Android cell phone apps.
A former US Marine has been forced to undergo a lengthy psychiatric evaluation after posting anti-government messages on his Facebook account.
The Anonymous hacking collective says it's brought down several UK government websites in protest at the country's treatment of Julian Assange.
A well-known hacker claims to have found a significant security flaw in iOS, allowing SMS messages to be spoofed.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appeared on the first-floor balcony of Ecuador's London embassy on Sunday where he asked the United States to end its "witch-hunt" against the whistle-blowing organization.
A number of security firms have positively identified a new piece of malware stalking the energy sector.