US data breach is intelligence coup for China
The hacking of millions of US government employees is likely part of an effort by Chinese intelligence for long-term profiling—and possibly more nefarious things.
Chinese hackers got US security files: report
A data breach of millions of US government employees allowed Chinese hackers to access sensitive information including security clearances of the workers and contractors, the Washington Post said.
Chinese hackers got sensitive military files: report
A data breach of US government workers allowed hackers to access sensitive information including security clearances of the workers and contractors, the Washington Post reported Friday.
Dozens of penguins wash up dead on coast of Uruguay
Dozens of penguins have shown up dead over the past three days on the coast of Uruguay, a government official said Thursday.
Rape stats poorly reflect reality
Statistics on violence – particularly towards women and children – are highly politicised in South Africa. Typically, they serve one of two purposes: either they provide government with evidence of a ...
BlackBerry rides with Boeing on self-destruct phone
At G-7, Japan's energy plan is not all that green
Japan may find itself the odd man out when Prime Minister Shinzo Abe presents his government's blueprint for combating climate change at this weekend's summit of the world's leading industrialized democracies.
Data breach that exposed millions is just 'tip of the iceberg,' expert says
What appeared to be one of the largest breaches of federal employees' data involving at least four million government workers was no surprise to Arun Vishwanath, University at Buffalo associate professor of communication.
US calls for cyber reform after massive hack
The White House urged Congress to come out of the "dark ages" and pass new cyber security rules, using a massive security breach to press its case for reform.
Report: Agency hindering energy development on tribal lands
Native American reservations could produce much more of the country's solar and wind energy, but the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs largely has hindered energy development on tribal lands, the investigative arm of Congress ...
China suspected as software site GitHub hit by attack (Update)
The software collaboration website GitHub said Monday it was fighting off a cyber attack since late last week, and security analysts said the effort appeared to originate in China.
Americans with illegal Iraq War souvenirs go unprosecuted
As the elected Iraqi government seeks diplomatic respect and struggles to save its ancient sites from the rampages of the Islamic State group, American military members, contractors and others caught with ...
Timeline: Roughly 4 weeks pass before gov't reveals hacking
The White House waited roughly four weeks before telling the public that hackers had stolen the personal information of millions of people associated with the federal government, two people directly involved ...
Cuban govt is expanding Wi-Fi access, making it cheaper
Cuba says it's expanding Internet access by adding Wi-Fi capacity to dozens of state-run Internet centers and more than halving the cost that users pay for an hour online.