Synthetic identity theft is the fastest-growing financial crime in the U.S.
Indictments unsealed in June hint at the scope of the problem.
Senate investigation finds agencies 'unprepared' to protect Americans' data
Lessons from the 2015 OPM hack still haven’t been heeded, according to a Senate subcommittee.
When your apps are dormant, you become a more likely target for crooks
Account takeover attacks (ATOs) are easier and more likely if individuals haven't used an app for awhile, according to research from DataVisor.
Alleged LinkedIn hacker Yevgeniy Nikulin will stand trial in U.S. court, despite mental illness symptoms
Yevgeniy Nikulin previously was ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation for refusing to communicate with his attorneys about his case.
Hackers allegedly stole $2.4 million in cryptocurrency in a six-month SIM hijacking spree
The six men were paying off mobile phone customer service representatives for access to victim's phone numbers.
Chinese national indicted for 2015 Anthem breach
The seminal Anthem breach compromised sensitive personal data on nearly 79 million people.
Former NSA analyst charged in leak of classified documents to reporter
The accused man, Daniel Hale, worked as a Leidos contractor for the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) from 2013-14, began communicating with the reporter in 2013 while at the NSA.
Alleged FIN7 hacking director Andrii Kolpakov set to be extradited to the U.S.
Prosecutors say Andrii Kolpakov posed as a legitimate, high-level penetration tester as part of the FIN7 group's crime spree, which included the theft of 15 million payment card numbers.
Russian charged with stealing $1.5 million in hacks on U.S. tax preparers
The man behind the handle "Kusok" and others allegedly exploited a vulnerability in a remote access program to steal personal information and use it to file for bogus tax refunds.
Patient PII exposed in leak of Pennsylvania-based rehab center records
Patient names, their rehab care provider, and specific procedures they received were among the information sitting in the insecure database.