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Adrian Lamo, left, with Kevin Mitnick, and Kevin Poulsen in 2001.

Adrian Lamo, the hacker who turned in Chelsea Manning, has died at 37

Lamo's father announced his death Friday on Facebook. It's unclear how Lamo, who was convicted of hacking the New York Times, died.

Insider Inc. held its second-ever hackathon — these are some of the top ideas our tech teams came up with

If you were given one week to build something new or innovative that would benefit people or your company, what would you create?

Uber’s data breach was relatively small when compared to the Yahoo hack

One chart shows Uber's data breach in comparison to others.
A man dressed up in a mask and holding a sign with Vladimir Putin on it saying 'Peacemaker' takes part in anti-Brexit and anti-austerity protests as the Conservative party annual conference gets underway at Manchester Central on October 1, 2017.

Russia tried to hack UK media, telecoms, and energy

Ciaran Martin, the CEO of the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), will confirm "Russian interference" in a speech on Wednesday.
Mr. Robot is a USA show about online security.

There are 1.9 billion stolen passwords and usernames available on the black market, and up to 25% of them will still work on a Google account

There are over 1.9 billion usernames and passwords on "blackmarket" forums, write the researchers.

One chart shows how careless young Americans are with online passwords

One chart shows how different age groups stack up when it comes to protecting themselves online.

Other web service data breaches pale in comparison to the 3-billion user Yahoo hack

Yahoo's breach of 3 billion user accounts looks even bigger when compared to other company's breaches.

Top Trump confidant points to dubious report to justify conversation with Russian cyber spy

Roger Stone said he had a private conversation on Twitter with the person, nicknamed "Guccifer 2.0" last year.
Heather Adkins

Google security chief says ‘I delete all the love letters from my husband’ because of hackers

Personal information should never be put into emails, she said.

143 million people’s Social Security numbers were exposed in the Equifax hack — here’s how to check if you are one

Equifax set up a site to help you find out whether your information was compromised.