Faced with few options, companies are increasingly ceding to cyberattackers' demands for payment after holding their stolen data hostage, while law enforcement struggles to catch nearly invisible foes.
The organization was reportedly hit with the Samsam ransomware family
An exercise in password security went terribly wrong, security experts say
The transition to chip-based cards appears to have spurred cybercriminals to quickly find the low-hanging fruit
Surveillance cameras could provide hackers with a foothold into networks
The system modifications may work -- for a while
Investigators easily connected alleged SEA members with their real identities
The organization has worked for three years to improve its ability to catch fraudulent software