FBI chiefs want databases exempt from privacy protections
The EFF has sent a letter to the bureau, demanding more time to debate and comment on the proposals.
Microsoft's SQL database software now runs on Linux
SQL Server for Linux crosses one of the company's biggest taboos off its list.
Twitter reinstates Politwoops for cataloging politicians' tweets
The database of boneheaded tweets is back, for the sake of transparency.
Database error publishes info of 3 million Hello Kitty fans
The servers are now secure, but they hosted full names, email addresses, passwords and more, CSO reports.
Makerbase knows who built your favorite website
This new website wants to be the IMDb of web development.
Public medical database aims to 'open-source' your body
Science needs your private data to speed up breakthroughs. Researchers find it increasingly hard t...
Uber data breach compromises IDs of 50,000 drivers
An Uber database containing the names and driver's license numbers of 50,000 current and former dr...
Hackers tried to hold a Detroit city database hostage
Online criminals aren't just trying to extract ransoms from unsuspecting individuals; they're targ...
French students built an interactive celebration of Marvel comics' 75-year history
Keeping tabs on all of Marvel's superheros is pretty challenging work -- the company has been publ...