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Accused Twitter hacker arrested in Florida; two others charged

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The suspect, a 17-year-old, was charged with 30 felony counts.

Insurer's huge data exposure draws charges from New York state

by Jeff Stone • 2 months ago

The complaint is the first action under new Department of Financial Services regulations.

Researchers to Supreme Court: Terms of service violations shouldn't be CFAA crime

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Researchers worry that corporations' "terms of service" could have too much sway over the implementation of a federal anti-hacking law.

Privacy groups are still trying to get documents unsealed in Facebook encryption case

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The ACLU and EFF say a failure to clarify the legal requirements for giving authorities access to encrypted communications would set a dangerous precedent.

Equifax settles with Massachusetts, Indiana for nearly $40 million

by Jeff Stone • 5 months ago

The resolutions end state claims filed in connection with the 2017 data breach.

Vault 7 court case ends in mistrial on most serious charges

by Jeff Stone • 6 months ago

Joshua Schulte has been found guilty on counts of contempt of court and giving false statements to the FBI.

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