AJ Impact

Is video service Zoom taking steps to protect your video chats?

According to a US government memo, Zoom is taking steps to remedy security concerns.

Is video service Zoom taking steps to protect your video chats?

AJ Impact

Houseparty video chat app offers $1m for smear campaign proof

After hacking claims surfaced, Houseparty is adamant its service is secure and has never been compromised.

Houseparty video chat app offers $1m for smear campaign proof

Cybersecurity

Hackers target WHO as coronavirus cyberattacks increase

As hacking bid fails, WHO warns impersonators are posing as the agency to steal money and sensitive information.

Hackers target WHO as coronavirus cyberattacks increase

AJ Impact

US charges four Chinese military hackers in 2017 Equifax breach

Indictments are the latest move by US authorities to eradicate Chinese spying on American soil.

US charges four Chinese military hackers in 2017 Equifax breach

AJ Impact

The mogul and the Saudi prince: Taking stock of Bezos phone hack

The Saudis dismiss reports of the kingdom's involvement in the suspected hack, but the UN wants the US to investigate.

The mogul and the Saudi prince: Taking stock of Bezos phone hack

Cybersecurity

Russian 'Evil Corp' hackers charged by US in $100m cyber theft

US officials announce a $5m reward towards the hacking group leader's arrest, highest ever offered for a cybercriminal.

US & Canada

‘Evil Corp’: Russian hackers indicted in the US

Two Russian hackers are being accused of running a phishing campaign to steal millions in more than 40 countries.

AJ Impact

Ahead of 2020 vote, Facebook boosts election security efforts

Social media giant has also suspended networks of accounts from Russia and Iran that spread divisive political messages.

Ahead of 2020 vote, Facebook boosts election security efforts

AJ IMPACT

Ransomware cripples US emergency services, local governments

Travails of one Georgia county illustrate perils of ransomware attacks that have plagued United States towns and cities.

Ransomware cripples US emergency services, local governments

Counting the Cost

Germany on the brink of recession: How will the economy be saved?

Will Angela Merkel defer her debt concerns and keep the economy from recession? Plus the controversy over 5G technology.

Cybersecurity

Iranian hackers targeted a US presidential campaign: Microsoft

The software company says a hacking group that appears to be linked to Iran's gov't targeted a 2020 US campaign.

Iranian hackers targeted a US presidential campaign: Microsoft

AJ Impact

Silicon Valley's worst enemy gains even more power in Brussels

Margrethe Vestager has been accused of deliberately targeting tech firms in antitrust probes.

Silicon Valley's worst enemy gains even more power in Brussels

AJ Impact

Capital One says 106 million people's information hacked

US credit card company says the hacker did not gain access to card numbers but stole other data.

Capital One says 106 million people's information hacked

The Listening Post

Going incognito with VPNs in the age of surveillance

A look at why the market for Virtual Private Networks has expanded, enabling users to spread and access information.

Going incognito with VPNs in the age of surveillance

The Listening Post

#VazaJato: The dirty dealings of Brazil's Operation Car Wash

A news website feels the heat after alleging foul play in Brazil's anti-corruption probe. Plus, incognito with VPNs.

#VazaJato: The dirty dealings of Brazil's Operation Car Wash