Why the Government Needs to Improve Its Messaging Around Election Security
The breach of two Florida election systems during the 2016 elections are a lesson in how not to handle election interference by foreign governments.
Did a Teenage Hacker Really Infiltrate an Election Website?
Despite the panic-inspiring headlines, it appears that the claims of a hacking event organizers overstated the feats of their teen pupils in disrupting our election systems.
Sixty Percent of Americans Believe Russia Interfered in the 2016 Election
New polling shows that the majority of Americans now believe Russia interfered in the last presidential election.
A Voting-Machine Manufacturer Installed Remote-Access Software
Election Systems and Software admitted to installing remote-access software on election management systems sold between 2000 and 2006.
Hackers Gain Access to 143 Million Americans' Information
The breach reportedly includes Social Security numbers, names, birth dates, home addresses, and driver's license numbers.
These Four Charts Show the Sorry State of Cybersecurity
Cyber attacks are ramping up, and we're not ready for it.
Meet the Hackers Collecting Big Rewards for Bug-Sized Bounties
A growing number of Whitehat hackers have begun to search for and report bugs to websites like Facebook or Google in exchange for cash.
Another Day, Another New Threat to Privacy on the Internet
The Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers might make it easier for hackers to find website owners' private information.
The Secret History of Life-Hacking of the Cult of Self-Optimization
How the cult of self-optimization was born on the factory floor—with a manager's stopwatch in hand.
Should We Encourage Our Kids to Spend Their Teens as Cyber Deviants?
Research finds that hacking and online theft among teenagers is widespread, but mostly harmless.
Call Me i$Hm@eL: On the Names of Hackers and Cybercriminals
For cybercriminals, everything hangs on a nickname.