Just putting an Android phone in a freezer can be enough to make it vulnerable to attack, say researchers who have demonstrated the exploit.
The Facebook security teams has confirmed that the social networking site was targeted in a "sophisticated attack" last month.
US law enforcement officials have long warned against the possibility of foreign terrorists or hostile hackers attacking the national electrical infrastructure.
Apple's promising to fix a flaw, revealed in a YouTube video, that allows anyone with physical access to a device running iOS 6.1 to bypass the lock screen, which requires a four-digit PIN, and gain partial control.
The European police agency Europol has confirmed that it successfully dismantled one of the most efficient cyber crime organizations in operation.
Apple has faced a number challenges over the last year related to software errors and flaws on its flagship iPhone.
Pre-teen children are increasingly developing malicious code, anti-virus company AVG is warning.
Microsoft and Symantec say they've taken down a botnet that hit more than eight million computers worldwide.
More than 40,000 companies across the EU could be forced to warn regulators if their systems are hacked, under new cybersecurity proposals to be published today.
The Federal Reserve has confirmed that it's been hacked, following a claim from Anonymous that it's harvested the details of 4,000 US bank executives.
Not all of the drone aircraft deployed by militaries are actually large flying machines. Case in point? The uber-mini Black Hornet, manufactured by Prox Dynamics, which is slightly reminiscent a military-style MeCam.
Following last week's hack, Twitter appears to be planning to make logins more secure by introducing two-factor authentication.
Researchers have apparently discovered a security flaw in the DVR systems used by several CCTV video camera manufacturers.
Twitter has positively identified "unauthorized" attempts to access user data, discovering at least one live attack and shutting down the process moments later.
The New York Times has revealed that it's been repeatedly hit by Chinese hackers over the last four months, possibly in retaliation for an investigation into the family of the Chinese prime minister.
The US Department of Defense (DoD) says it may begin ground-based tests of laser weapons mounted on fighter jets and even drones by 2014.
The WhatsApp mobile messaging service is still breaching privacy laws, an investigation by the Dutch and Canadian provacy watchdogs has concluded.
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 grammar you use - good or bad - when constructing a password can be enough to help someone crack it, say researchers at Carnegie Mellon University.
The United States Air Force (USAF) recently completed testing of new pod that acts like a flying wireless router for ground troops.