Google helps put aging SHA-1 encryption out to pasture
The first "collision" makes website attacks 100,000 times faster.
Verizon will pay $350 million less for Yahoo
The carrier also agrees to pay 50 percent of some financial damages resulting from past security breaches.
FBI has three probes looking into Russia's election hacking
Each investigation focuses on a different aspect of Russia's influence campaign.
Spyware targeted proponents of Mexico's soda tax
There are worries the government used spy tools to fight policy changes.
Court indicts contractor who stole NSA's hacking tools
Harold Thomas Martin allegedly stole 50 terabytes of classified data from the agency.
An unofficial ACLU Dash Button offers one-touch donations
The IoT version can be programmed to do some good.
Hack knocks out a fifth of the Dark Web
A self-styled vigilante attacked a less-than-scrupulous web host.
'Witcher' developer forum hack exposed 1.8 million gamers
It happened in 2016, but many users are just finding out about it now.