Hackers

A Software Bug Let Hackers Drain $31M From a Crypto Service

13 hours ago   |   Wired

An attacker exploited a vulnerability in MonoX Finance's smart contract to inflate the price of its digital token and then cash out.
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400k patients' info leaked in Planned Parenthood ransomware hack

400k patients' info leaked in Planned Parenthood ransomware hack

16 hours ago   |   RT

Hundreds of thousands of patients from a Los Angeles Planned Parenthood branch have had their information compromised in a massive malware attack. Conducted two months ago, it...
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More than 400,000 Planned Parenthood patients' data was exposed after hackers attacked the organization

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A Planned Parenthood Health Center in Akron, Ohio. Mary F. Calvert For The Washington Post via Getty Images Planned Parenthood said it was hacked, and about 400,000 patients'...
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Planned Parenthood Says Hacker Compromised Information for 400,000 Patients

1 day ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

The group's Los Angeles affiliate said it did not know who was responsible for the ransomware attack and did not believe any information had been used for “fraudulent purposes.”
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Are you lazy with iPhone or Gmail security? Quarter of adults ‘victim of hackers'

Are you lazy with iPhone or Gmail security? Quarter of adults ‘victim of hackers'

1 day ago   |   New York Post

A study of 2,000 adults revealed 25 percent feel their digital safety is not something they need to worry about.
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US officials name culprit behind cyberattacks on Iran - media

US officials name culprit behind cyberattacks on Iran - media

1 day ago   |   RT

Israel was behind the nationwide cyberattack on Iran's fuel system which crippled the country's gas stations last month, according to a report citing US officials. It marked an...
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The Matrix Is the Best Hacker Movie

2 days ago   |   Wired

Most people point to Sneakers or WarGames. They're all wrong. The Wachowskis actually invented the ultimate cyber superhero.
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Circuit Court of Cook County Clerk's Office modernizes 1 year after Brown's departure

Circuit Court of Cook County Clerk's Office modernizes 1 year after Brown's departure

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A year has passed since Iris Martinez took over as clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County. Martinez and her staff showed WGN Investigates around last December as...
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A Hacking Spree Against Iran Spills Out Into the Real World

3 days ago   |   Wired

Hackers have targeted the country's trains, gas stations, and airline infrastructure, as cyber conflict with Israel continues to escalate.
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Apple says it is suing Israeli hacker-for-hire company

9 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By ALAN SUDERMAN RICHMOND, Va. - Tech giant Apple announced Tuesday it is suing Israel's NSO Group, seeking to block the world's most infamous hacker-for-hire company from...
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Alec Baldwin honors wife, ignores cinematographer in Instagram post after TV...

Alec Baldwin honors wife, ignores cinematographer in Instagram post after TV interview

The actor took to Instagram after his tearful TV interview aired - in which he denied responsibility for the fatal shooting on the "Rust" set - to honor his wife. Read more ...

This TikTok hack shows you how to decorate your Christmas tree like a pro

This TikTok hack shows you how to decorate your Christmas tree like a pro

It's a simple approach for perfect Christmas tree lights. Read more ...

Jeanne Shaheen Fires Back at Tom Cotton Over Putin-'He Didn't Deny You a Visa'

The Arkansas Republican and New Hampshire Democrat argued over the Nord Stream 2 pipeline between Russia and Germany. Read more ...

Deputies: Woman charged in late-night shooting death of man inside home

Deputies: Woman charged in late-night shooting death of man inside home

A woman is charged in the late-night shooting death of a man inside a western North Carolina home, deputies said. Read more ...

Colombia seizes hundreds of arachnids being illegally smuggled to Europe

Colombia, which is one of the world's 17 mega-diverse countries and boasts tens of thousands of different species, is a target for wildlife traffickers drawn by its biodiversity. Read more ...

Columbia student killed, tourist injured in unprovoked stabbings near N.Y.C...

A Columbia University student was killed and a tourist was injured in unprovoked stabbings near Morningside Park in Manhattan. Read more ...

Florida teen charged with extorting official with explicit photos

Florida teen charged with extorting official with explicit photos

Authorities say a South Florida teen tried to get $5,000 from a state senator after threatening to release sexually explicit photos of her. Read more ...

Houses on the Hill aren't for living. They're for lobbying

Houses on the Hill aren't for living. They're for lobbying

From their lofty offices along K street, Washington lobbyists have spent decades trying to pull the levers of power. But changing times sometimes call for changing scenery, and... Read more ...

Seasonably Cooler, Breezy Friday; Dry For Most Of Weekend Ahead

Seasonably Cooler, Breezy Friday; Dry For Most Of Weekend Ahead

WGAL News 8 Storm Team Meteorologist Ethan Huston says temperatures stay seasonably cool today with highs near 50 degrees. Winds stay blustery through the day, possibly gusting... Read more ...

St. Paul Police Investigating Fatal Stabbing, City's 35th Homicide Of The Year

ST. PAUL, MINN. - There have now been 35 homicides in St. Paul this year after a young man was fatally stabbed Thursday, according to police. St. Paul police say the incident... Read more ...