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Pakistani man allegedly paid AT&T employees big bucks to jailbreak millions of iPhones

by Jeff Stone • 2 weeks ago

The scheme unlocked 2 million iPhones for use outside AT&T's network, federal prosecutors say. At least one employee allegedly received more than $400,000 for participating.

Capital One announces massive data breach; lone suspect arrested in Seattle

by Greg Otto • 3 weeks ago

The breach affected approximately 100 million individuals in the United States and approximately 6 million in Canada.

Engineer took U.S. locomotive manufacturer’s source code to China, prosecutors say

by Sean Lyngaas • 1 month ago

The indictment is only the latest accusation U.S. officials have made involving Chinese access to American secrets.

Senator asks Department of Justice if it can keep a lid on its software exploits

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Sen. Ron Wyden is asking what law enforcement agencies are doing to protect their hacking tools from foreign spies.

Chinese national indicted for 2015 Anthem breach

by Sean Lyngaas • 3 months ago

The seminal Anthem breach compromised sensitive personal data on nearly 79 million people.

Alleged FIN7 hacking director Andrii Kolpakov set to be extradited to the U.S.

by Jeff Stone • 3 months ago

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.

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