Teenager arrested in UK for allegedly hacking 'world-famous' musicians
Lone hackers have been known to go after data stored by celebrities in the cloud. Law enforcement did not name the musicians who were hacked.
'Grey's Anatomy' attempts to bring ransomware attacks to a public audience
In the winter finale of the popular television show "Grey's Anatomy," there was an unexpected guest star: ransomware.
FBI charges man in massive data theft from HBO
The FBI alleges a man stole personal financial information and passwords belonging to company employees, as well as what appears to be unreleased television scripts and episodes.
Instagram buying domains to deter hackers from selling data
The social media company appears to have spent the long weekend buying up internet domains that hackers might try to use to sell contact information stolen last week from 6 million accounts.
Instagram investigating larger breach; hacker claims 6 million accounts for sale
Instagram says it is continuing to investigate a data breach linked to a flaw in its application programing interface or API which exposed user names, phone numbers and email addresses.
Extortion hacks have completely rattled the entertainment industry
In the digital age, a simple scheme has turned into a worthwhile endeavor for criminals and had an unprecedentedly strong effect on media and entertainment companies in the process.