Google Hacker Team to Hunt Bugs
Russian Hacker's Charges Revealed
Hackers Target Western Energy Firms
Android SMS Worm on the Loose
TweetDeck Hijack Speaks Volumes
If it takes a thief to catch a thief, Google is hoping that it takes a hacker to catch a hacker. Project Zero is a team of top security researchers whose job is to track down zero-day vulnerabilities.
A Russian man arrested on bank fraud and other charges hacked into computers at restaurants in Washington, hundreds of other retail businesses, and even the Phoenix Zoo, authorities say.
A group of cyberattackers has been planting malware in the industrial control system software of energy companies in the U.S. and Europe to spy on their operations, according to researchers at Symantec.
Forget the selfies for a minute. If you're an Android user you should worry about a piece of mobile malware known as Selfmite that spreads using SMS by tricking users into installing a worm app.
Twitter has managed to stay out of the hacking news this year -- until now. The micro-blogging platform quickly plugged a security flaw in TweetDeck this week, but the fallout continues.