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02.10.16
IRS says identity thieves nabbed 100,000 income tax e-file PINs
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IRS says identity thieves nabbed 100,000 income tax e-file PINs

Right in the middle of tax season.

By B. Steele,   02.10.16
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02.08.16
Hacker posts info on thousands of Homeland Security employees
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Hacker posts info on thousands of Homeland Security employees

Pro-Palestinian hacker claims to have details on 20,000 FBI employees, too.

By B. Steele,   02.08.16
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01.31.16
'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation
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'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation

Michael Hogue's cooperation is getting him a light sentence.

By J. Fingas,   01.31.16
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01.29.16
Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you think
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Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you think

The head of the NSA's elite hacking unit explains.

By J. Conditt,   01.29.16
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01.28.16
No, 'Fable' designer Peter Molyneux isn't retiring today
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No, 'Fable' designer Peter Molyneux isn't retiring today

Someone hacked his Twitter account.

By J. Conditt,   01.28.16
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01.27.16
Wendy's looks into claims of a credit card data breach
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Wendy's looks into claims of a credit card data breach

Hackers may be taking advantage of Frosty fans.

By J. Fingas,   01.27.16
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01.25.16
Amazon accused of handing out its users' personal data
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Amazon accused of handing out its users' personal data

Attackers are believed to have tricked Amazon's customer support team into handing out sensitive information.

By D. Cooper,   01.25.16
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01.23.16
Feds change up how they do background checks after OPM hack
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Feds change up how they do background checks after OPM hack

The Obama administration turns to the Pentagon for help.

By M. Moon,   01.23.16
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