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Facebook settles facial recognition lawsuit for $550 million

by Jeff Stone • 2 years ago

Members of the suit each can claim up to $200.

Lawmakers offer Illinois election work as blueprint to secure 2020

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 years ago

Building on progress made in Illinois and elsewhere requires more federal money, experts say.

Phishing attack exposes data of more than a million patients across Midwest

by Mark Satter • 3 years ago

The incident affected UnityPoint Health, a network of hospitals, clinics, and home care services in Iowa, Illinois, and Wisconsin.

DHS notifies 21 states of Russian hacking attempts prior to 2016 election

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 4 years ago

A small number of networks were compromised, CyberScoop has learned, but none of the targeted systems involved the tallying of votes.

Cybersecurity doubts may spook voters in future elections

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 years ago

The doubts are sharpest when it comes to the ability of state and local election authorities to defend against a cyberattack.

After 2016 election hacking, Illinois politicians pose cybersecurity questions to local officials

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 5 years ago

Two lawmakers are asking questions about what might have been hacked and how local election officials responded.