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A senate report says the US government’s current plan to prepare for cyber doomsday isn’t nearly strong enough
A senate study suggested more than 80 steps the US should take to bolster its cybersecurity amid new threats from China, Russia and other threats.
Ransomware attacks have become a common threat against public systems including schools and local governments.
A Florida city was forced to use pen and paper and pay a $500,000 ransom after hackers took control of its computers
Lake City's emergency services network was unaffected as it had extra security, but it's unclear if the city's main network had sufficient protection.
Trump accuses The New York Times of ‘a virtual act of Treason’ for publishing a story saying the US is ramping up cyberattacks on Russia
The Times reported that some officials were reluctant to share certain details of the cyberattacks with Trump, out of concern about his reaction.
The US Navy is "under cyber siege" from China's spies, and trying to keep admiral promotions secret. But their names and bios are published elsewhere.
Half of the world is now officially online, but several thorny new problems now threaten the digital economy
More than half the world thinks the drawbacks of the digital economy outweigh its benefits.
China is directing a fresh wave of cyber attacks against Australian companies a few months after they promised they wouldn't.
Indicted Russian national Maria Butina once reportedly tried to quiz a left-leaning civil rights group about its cyber vulnerabilities
Maria Butina, the Russian gun rights activist charged with being a Russian agent, reportedly tried to interview a left-leaning civil rights group in 2017 about its cyber vulnerabilities. Butina's reported outreach could be indicative of Russia's continued efforts to infiltrate US politics.
US security officials say Russian hackers could shut down nuclear power plants and electric facilities in America
The US accused Russia on Thursday of orchestrating cyberattacks against American energy facilities.