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The world’s biggest currency exchange company was hacked, and the data is reportedly being held hostage for $6 million

On December 31, 2019, the worldwide currency exchange company Travelex discovered that hackers breached its system. It's been offline ever since.
Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times Opinion columnist Paul Krugman

Nobel laureate Paul Krugman said he likely fell for a phishing scam. Here’s how phishing scams work and how to avoid them.

Krugman tweeted that he received a phone call indicating that hackers downloaded child pornography on his WiFi network.

Major security flaws found on TikTok left people’s sensitive personal data and videos vulnerable to hackers

TikTok is one of the most popular social networks in the world, but it's also raised cybersecurity and privacy concerns due to its ties to China.
Ring's stick-up camera is one of several Ring camera products.

Yet another Ring home camera system was broken into, and this time the intruders used it to harass the home’s owners

The woman said the intruder began making offensive remarks, and was able to see her in real time. "... He was tapping into my bedroom camera."

Amazon Ring cameras keep getting hacked. Here’s how to protect your Ring against hackers.

Cybersecurity experts told Business Insider there are straightforward steps Ring owners can take to secure their devices from similar attacks.

Google is offering a $1.5 million reward to anyone who can pull off a complex Android hack

Google is offering prizes to anyone who can find bugs or vulnerabilities in certain Android devices.

A professional hacker reveals why so many companies are falling victim to data breaches, and the one thing every company should do to avoid getting ha...

Companies need to better scan and secure servers being used to store sensitive information, says a professional white-hat hacker.

A cybersecurity expert says you can take these steps to make sure your accounts aren’t ‘low-hanging fruit’ for hackers

Most cyber-attacks target people who haven't taken basic precautions to secure their accounts, making them vulnerable to potential hackers.

A cybersecurity expert describes the underground hacker network where stolen usernames and passwords are ‘traded like Pokémon cards’

Hackers use secret networks to aggregate and trade millions of stolen login credentials and passwords, according to a cybersecurity expert.
Santiago Lopez became a millionaire aged 19.

Here’s what it’s like being a hacker millionaire under the age of 25

Santiago Lopez, 19, lives in Argentina with his parents. Nathaniel Wakelam, 24, lives in Thailand and works for a security consultancy.