Slashdot Items Tagged "crime"

Date / Time Story
Thursday July 28, 2016 @04:30PM Gary Johnson: I'd Consider Pardoning Snowden, Chelsea Manning
Wednesday July 27, 2016 @10:10PM Tor Project Confirms Sexual Misconduct By Developer Jacob Appelbaum
Monday July 25, 2016 @04:44PM Bitcoin Not Money, Rules Miami Judge In Dismissing Laundering Charges
Sunday July 24, 2016 @03:56PM Yahoo Ordered to Show How It Recovered 'Deleted' Emails
Saturday July 23, 2016 @08:10PM UK Cybersecurity Executives Plead Guilty To Hacking A Rival Firm
Friday July 22, 2016 @09:52PM Hillary Clinton Chooses Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine As Running Mate
Thursday July 21, 2016 @04:49PM Police 3D-Printed A Murder Victim's Finger To Unlock His Phone
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @08:18PM Feds Seize KickassTorrents Domains and Arrest Owner In Poland
Saturday July 16, 2016 @11:21AM Uber's Investigators Admit To Lying While Digging Up Dirt On Legal Foes
Saturday July 16, 2016 @01:53AM Jill Stein Pledges To Pardon Snowden and Appoint Him To Her Cabinet
Friday July 15, 2016 @10:25PM Patriot Act Expansion Fails In The House
Friday July 15, 2016 @06:43PM Newt Gingrich Says Visiting An ISIS Or Al Qaeda Website Should Be A Felony
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:39PM Do You Have A Living Doppelgänger?
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:30PM Cybercrime Overtakes Traditional Crime In UK, Says Report
Friday July 15, 2016 @04:19PM 'Tor and Bitcoin Hinder Anti-Piracy Efforts'
Friday July 15, 2016 @09:53AM It Took Nearly Three Hours For France's Terror Alert App To Respond To Nice Attack
Thursday July 14, 2016 @06:17PM Emirati Man Gets 3-Month Prison Sentence Over Instagram Insult
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:27PM Parents Upset After Their Boy Was 'Knocked Down and Run Over' By A Security Robot
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @01:48PM Guccifer 2.0 Drops New Documents
Tuesday July 12, 2016 @05:29PM FBI Has Collected 430,000 Iris Scans In 'Pilot Program'
Monday July 11, 2016 @07:38PM Congress Is Trying To Expand The Patriot Act
Monday July 11, 2016 @02:24PM Facebook Sued for $1 Billion for Alleged Use of Medium for Terror
Sunday July 10, 2016 @08:35PM Kentucky Anonymous Member Indicted Three Years After FBI Raid
Sunday July 10, 2016 @04:07PM Uber Investor Suggests Addressing Police Killings With an App
Friday July 08, 2016 @04:34PM Researchers Discover Over 100 Tor Nodes Designed To Spy On Hidden Services
Friday July 08, 2016 @01:52PM Using a Bomb Robot to Kill a Suspect Is an Unprecedented Shift in Policing
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @04:10PM Password Sharing Is a Federal Crime, Appeals Court Rules
Wednesday July 06, 2016 @05:02AM 'New Way of Stealing Cars': Hacking Them With A Laptop
Sunday July 03, 2016 @05:13AM American Cities Are Installing DHS-Funded Audio Surveillance
Saturday July 02, 2016 @06:05PM Will Brexit Hurt International Cyber-Security?
Saturday July 02, 2016 @10:12AM Aaron Swartz Ebook's DRM Has Been Cracked
Friday July 01, 2016 @12:21AM Data Can Help Fix America's Overcrowded Jails, Says White House
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @10:56PM 2 Million-Person Terror Database Leaked Online
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @05:05PM ACLU Lawsuit Challenges Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @11:02AM Istanbul Attack: A Grim Reminder Of Why Airports Are Easy Targets
Sunday June 26, 2016 @09:47PM Wisconsin's Prison-Sentencing Algorithm Challenged in Court
Sunday June 26, 2016 @06:47PM Religious Hacker Defaces 111 Escort Sites
Sunday June 26, 2016 @03:14PM As It Searches For Suspects, The FBI May Be Looking At You
Sunday June 26, 2016 @11:27AM IRS Gets Hacked Again, Forced To Scrap Their Entire PIN System
Saturday June 25, 2016 @03:57PM Why Are Hackers Increasingly Targeting the Healthcare Industry?
Saturday June 25, 2016 @03:45PM Vacationing Security Researcher Exposes Austrian ATM Skimmer
Saturday June 25, 2016 @11:07AM Crypto Ransomware Attacks Have Jumped 500% In The Last Year
Saturday June 25, 2016 @09:01AM Austin Is Conducting Sting Operations Against Ride-Sharing Drivers
Friday June 24, 2016 @11:44PM From File-Sharing To Prison: The Story of a Jailed Megaupload Programmer
Friday June 24, 2016 @12:36PM FBI Is Classifying Its Tor Browser Exploit Because 'National Security'
Thursday June 23, 2016 @05:11PM Internet Trolls Hack Popular YouTube Channel WatchMojo
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @04:32PM MSI and ASUS Accused of Sending Reviewers Overpowered Graphics Cards
Sunday June 19, 2016 @10:00PM Hacker Who Stole Half-Life 2's Source Code Interviewed For New Book
Sunday June 19, 2016 @06:06PM One Million IP Addresses Used In Brute-Force Attack On A Bank
Sunday June 19, 2016 @03:58PM New Ransomware Written Entirely In JavaScript
Saturday June 18, 2016 @12:42PM New Algorithm Could Help Predict Future ISIS Attacks
Thursday June 16, 2016 @04:35PM Google Accused of Stealing Balloon Network Tech Behind Project Loon
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:57PM FBI Says Utility Pole Surveillance Cam Locations Must Be Kept Secret
Wednesday June 15, 2016 @04:30PM 'Spam King' Sanford Wallace Sentenced To 2.5 Years In Prison For Facebook Phishing Scam
Monday June 13, 2016 @05:57PM New Device Sold on the Dark Web Can Clone Up to 15 Contactless Cards per Second
Sunday June 12, 2016 @09:59PM Ask Slashdot: Can Technology Prevent Shootings?
Sunday June 12, 2016 @07:24PM How ISIS Finally Hacked the Arkansas Library Association
Sunday June 12, 2016 @01:25PM New York Thieves Wearing Apple Store T-Shirts Steal $16,000 In iPhones
Saturday June 11, 2016 @01:34AM Iran Is Arresting Models Who Pose Without Headscarves On Instagram
Thursday June 09, 2016 @05:22PM Tesla Suspension Breakage: It's Not The Crime, It's The Coverup
Thursday June 09, 2016 @04:07PM Oklahoma State Troopers Use New Device To Seize Bank Accounts During Traffic Stops
Saturday June 04, 2016 @11:40AM CiCi's Pizza May Have Been Hacked
Saturday June 04, 2016 @09:25AM TeamViewer Denies Being Hacked, Blames Users, Introduces New Security Measures
Thursday June 02, 2016 @12:35PM UCLA Shooter Accused Victim Of Stealing His Computer Code
Monday May 30, 2016 @11:19AM Miami Money-Laundering Case May Define Whether Bitcoin Is Really Money
Sunday May 29, 2016 @12:27PM Mugger Arrested After Victim Spots Him On Facebook's 'People You May Know'
Saturday May 28, 2016 @11:29AM California Mayors Demand Surveillance Cams On Crime-Ridden Highways
Friday May 27, 2016 @11:30PM EFF Warns of Harsher CFAA
Friday May 27, 2016 @04:47PM FBI Raids Dental Software Researcher Who Found Patient Records On Public Server
Wednesday May 25, 2016 @08:07PM State Dept. IT Staff Told To Keep Quiet About Clinton's Server
Sunday May 22, 2016 @02:37PM Hundreds of Drupal Sites Targeted With Fake Ransomware
Sunday May 22, 2016 @12:40PM Attackers Steal $12.7M In Massive ATM Heist
Saturday May 21, 2016 @07:22PM Ransomware Adds DDoS Attacks To Annoy More People
Saturday May 21, 2016 @04:16PM How Militarized Cops Are Zapping Rights With Stingray
Saturday May 21, 2016 @10:25AM TV Journalists Try Buying AK-47 On Dark Web, Fail
Saturday May 21, 2016 @09:30AM New Clues About Why Mt. Gox Failed
Friday May 20, 2016 @05:33PM Real-Life RoboCop Guards Shopping Centers In California
Thursday May 19, 2016 @11:38PM Robin Hood Hacker Donates $11,000 of Stolen Bitcoin to Help Fight ISIS
Thursday May 19, 2016 @08:51AM Filmmakers Ask 'Pirate' to Take Polygraph, Backtrack When He Agrees
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @12:33AM Developer Of Anonymous Tor Software Dodges FBI, Leaves US
Sunday May 15, 2016 @12:18AM Amazon and Microsoft Directors Charged in Prostitution Sting
Saturday May 14, 2016 @10:17PM Hidden FBI Microphones Exposed In California
Saturday May 14, 2016 @02:22PM Homeland Security Cuts Causing Extreme Delays And Missed Flights
Saturday May 14, 2016 @12:04PM Police Reveal Tactics For Fighting Botnets
Saturday May 14, 2016 @10:58AM Malware Bank Attacks May Be Linked To Sony Pictures Hack
Friday May 13, 2016 @08:15AM Dark Web Forum Hack Shows Cooperation Between Albanian Mafia & US Authoritie
Sunday May 08, 2016 @06:42PM UAE Bank Suffers Massive Data Breach
Saturday May 07, 2016 @12:19PM Prisons Moving To All-Video Visitation
Saturday May 07, 2016 @09:27AM Creator of Online Money Gets 20 Years in Prison
Saturday May 07, 2016 @12:27AM Homeland Security Wants To Subpoena Techdirt Over The Identity Of A Hyperbolic Commenter
Thursday May 05, 2016 @07:23PM LAPD Hacked An iPhone 5s Before The FBI Hacked San Bernardino Terrorist's iPhone 5c
Thursday May 05, 2016 @05:14PM Meet The Company That Poached The FBI's Entire Silk Road Investigation Team
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @10:47PM Hacker Guccifer Claims He Easily and Repeatedly Broke Into Hillary Clinton's Email Server
Sunday May 01, 2016 @02:00PM The Government Wants Your Fingerprint To Unlock Phones
Saturday April 30, 2016 @07:51PM Google Helps Police With Child Porn WebCrawler
Saturday April 30, 2016 @02:12PM Drones Being Used By Peeping Toms, The Military, And Terrorists
Wednesday April 27, 2016 @07:57PM Child Porn Suspect Jailed Indefinitely For Refusing To Decrypt Hard Drives
Saturday April 23, 2016 @12:48PM Dutch Police Seize Encrypted Communication Network With 19,000 Users
Thursday April 21, 2016 @09:12AM Child Porn Is Being Hidden on Legal Commercial Websites
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @01:41PM Anders Behring Breivik, Norway Murderer, Wins Human Rights Case
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @11:48AM Popular Dark Web Market Disappears, Users Migrate In Panic
Saturday April 16, 2016 @10:43AM Drone-Shooting is Now a Federal Crime, FAA Confirms
Thursday April 14, 2016 @04:05PM Whistleblowers Fear Prosecution Under New European Trade Secrets Law
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @07:03PM Journalist Matthew Keys Sentenced To 24-Month Prison Term For Helping Anonymous
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @03:54PM FBI Offers $25K Reward For Andy Warhol Campbell's Soup Painting Heist
Monday April 11, 2016 @02:35PM Experts Crack Petya Ransomware, Enable Hard Drive Decryption For Free
Saturday April 09, 2016 @12:26PM Sophisticated Bribe Scheme Gets Malware Onto Chinese Antivirus Whitelist
Saturday April 09, 2016 @10:08AM Sophisticated Bribe Scheme Helped Crooks Whitelist Malware on Chinese Antivirus
Saturday April 09, 2016 @01:30AM Every Voter In The Philippines Exposed In Massive Data Breach
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:27AM Adobe Patches Flash Zero-Day Exploited By Magnitude Exploit Kit
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @08:08PM Outdated and Vulnerable WordPress, Drupal Versions Contributed To Panama Papers Breach
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @04:14PM Snowden Ridicules David Cameron For Defending 'Private' Matter of Panama Papers Leak
Friday April 01, 2016 @12:29PM Months After Hacks, DHS Sends a Warning About Hospital Ransomware
Thursday March 31, 2016 @04:13PM 'Hack The Pentagon' Bug Bounty Program Opens For Registration
Thursday March 31, 2016 @02:04AM Chinese Scammers Take Mattel To the Bank, Phishing Them For $3 Million
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @07:35PM Feds Used 1789 Law To Force Apple, Google To Unlock Phones 63 Times
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @04:20PM Global Majority Backs a Ban On 'Dark Net,' Poll Says
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @01:46PM Virus Hits MedStar Health Hospital Network
Saturday March 26, 2016 @01:01PM Six Charged For Hacking Lottery Terminals To Spew Only Winning Tickets
Friday March 25, 2016 @04:34PM Petya Ransomware Uses DOS-Level Lock Screen, Prevents OS Boot Up
Friday March 25, 2016 @03:18PM 1.5 Million Verizon Customer Records Put Up For Sale
Thursday March 24, 2016 @05:20PM Brussels Bombers Filmed Nuclear Researchers, Hoped To Build A "Dirty Bomb," Expert Says
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @08:48PM 'Flash Crash' Trader Navinder Sarao Faces US Extradition
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @04:11PM Major US Carriers Open Free Calls And Texts To Brussels
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @08:47AM Terrorist Attack In Brussels Airport and Metro Station: At Least 34 Dead
Sunday March 20, 2016 @03:03PM Bitcoin Trading Platform Announces Huge Downtime Following Cyber-Attack
Saturday March 19, 2016 @12:59AM Security Researcher Goes Missing After Investigating Bangladesh Bank Cyber-Heist
Friday March 18, 2016 @10:32AM Security Researcher Goes Missing After Investigating Bangladesh Bank Cyber-Heist
Friday March 18, 2016 @01:59AM Dozens of Russian Banks Phished By Crooks Pretending To Be FinCERT
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @11:56PM American Express Warns Customers About Breach -- From 2013
Wednesday March 16, 2016 @09:40AM Security Firms Say Chinese Hackers Behind US Ransomware Attacks
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @04:45PM What Apple Can Learn From BlackBerry Not To Do
Monday March 14, 2016 @05:38PM AT&T Defeats Class Action In Unlimited Data Throttling Case
Sunday March 13, 2016 @11:33PM Hacker 'Guccifer,' Who Uncovered Clinton's Private Emails, To Be Extradited To US
Sunday March 13, 2016 @12:04PM Hackers Steal Bank's Crypto Credentials, But Are Foiled By Their Own Typo
Sunday March 13, 2016 @10:32AM Transmission BitTorrent App Contained Malware
Saturday March 12, 2016 @08:04PM WhatsApp Encryption Said To Stymie Wiretap Order
Saturday March 12, 2016 @07:28PM Google Chrome Extension Caught Stealing Bitcoin From Users
Saturday March 12, 2016 @06:08PM Study Finds 3 Laws Could Reduce Firearm Deaths By 90%
Saturday March 12, 2016 @04:43PM VPN Provider's No-Logging Claims Tested In FBI Case
Saturday March 12, 2016 @01:29PM Wi-Fi Hotspot Blocking Persists Despite FCC Crackdown
Friday March 11, 2016 @01:03PM Russian Bitcoin Issuers Will Risk 7 Years In Prison
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @10:18PM Snowden: FBI's Claim It Can't Unlock The San Bernardino iPhone Is 'Bullshit'
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @03:40PM Pentagon Admits Deploying Spy Drones Over US, Claims All Were 'Lawful'
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @12:02PM Home Depot Will Pay Up To $19.5 Million For Massive 2014 Data Breach
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @08:45PM KeRanger Mac Ransomware Based On Linux Forebear, Not Windows
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @08:19PM Feds: Brink's Employee Makes Off With $196,000 In Quarters
Monday March 07, 2016 @12:14PM McAfee Says He Lied About iPhone Hacking Method To Get Public Attention
Monday March 07, 2016 @11:28AM Seagate Hit By Targeted Phishing Attacks Seeking W2 Data
Saturday March 05, 2016 @11:48PM San Bernadino D.A. Says Shooter's Phone Could Harbor "Cyber Pathogen"
Saturday March 05, 2016 @10:58AM New Ransomware-as-a-Service Speaks To Victims
Friday March 04, 2016 @05:11PM China Tries Its Hand At Pre-Crime
Thursday March 03, 2016 @11:25PM Godfather Of Encryption Explains Why Apple Should Help The FBI
Thursday March 03, 2016 @02:46PM Justice Dept. Grants Immunity To Staffer Who Set Up Clinton Email Server
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @10:15PM Pirates Hacked Shipping Firm's CMS To Plan Attacks, Find Valuable Cargo
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @06:20PM Sea Pirates Hacked Shipping Company to Plan Attacks, Find Valuable Cargo
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @03:23PM Facebook Hit By German Antitrust Probe Over User Data
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @03:16PM South Korea Breaks Filibuster Record Fighting New Surveillance Bill
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @10:36AM FBI Should Try To Unlock iPhone Without Apple's Help, Lawmaker Says
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:24PM Security Talent Shortage Hits Cybercrime Groups, Too
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @07:59PM Microsoft Brings Post-Breach Detection To Windows 10
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @02:33PM Mars Rover Code Used For Cyber-Espionage Malware
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:07AM Japanese Court Demands 'Right To Be Forgotten' For Sex Offender
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @10:51AM EFF's Cindy Cohn On Why 'Code Is Speech' Is Key To Apple vs. FBI
Monday February 29, 2016 @08:58PM Judge Favors Apple In iPhone Unlocking Case In New York
Monday February 29, 2016 @12:20PM Anonymous Goes After Miami Police Officer Who Doxed An Innocent Woman
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:22AM Chinese ISPs Caught Injecting Ads And Malware In Their Network Traffic
Friday February 26, 2016 @12:56PM Porn-Clicker Android Malware Hits Google Play Hard
Thursday February 25, 2016 @08:39PM ISIS Makes Direct Threats Against Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey
Thursday February 25, 2016 @01:02PM Carnegie Mellon University Attacked Tor, Was Subpoenaed By Feds
Wednesday February 24, 2016 @09:46AM Hacking Group Presents 'Long-Standing' Threat To Japan
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @10:23PM To Secure ATM Transactions: Ditch the Card
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @10:37AM Bill Gates Sides With FBI In Apple Spat
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @09:35AM German Police Allowed To Use Its Own "Federal Trojan"
Monday February 22, 2016 @08:57PM It's Time To Kill the $100 Bill, Says Larry Summers
Monday February 22, 2016 @10:32AM What Happens When Google Doc Credentials Are Leaked On the Dark Web?
Monday February 22, 2016 @09:23AM Alleged Kalamazoo Shooter Picked Up Uber Fares During, After Killing Spree
Saturday February 20, 2016 @06:09AM US School Agrees to Pay $8,500 to Get Rid of Ransomware
Friday February 19, 2016 @01:35PM N. Carolina Senator Drafting Bill To Criminalize Apple's Refusal To Aid Decryption
Friday February 19, 2016 @11:52AM IRS Warns Of 400% Flood In Phishing and Malware This Tax Year Alone
Friday February 19, 2016 @10:23AM 3-in-1 Android Malware Acts As Ransomware, Banking Trojan and Info Thief
Thursday February 18, 2016 @10:04PM Anonymous Hacker Gets Lost At Sea, Rescued, Then Arrested
Thursday February 18, 2016 @09:42AM Russian POS Pickpocket Generates New Interest In RFID-Blocking Wallets
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @10:53PM L.A. Hospital Pays Off Ransomware Thieves To Reclaim Its Network
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @12:23AM Backdoor In MVPower DVR Firmware Sends CCTV Stills To an Email Address In China
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @10:14AM Malware Targets All Android Phones — Except Those In Russia
Monday February 15, 2016 @07:11PM Hackers Demand $3.6 Million From Hollywood Hospital Following Cyber-Attack
Monday February 15, 2016 @02:11PM Phone Hacking Group Is Trading Fake Bomb Threats For Bitcoin
Saturday February 13, 2016 @02:29PM Authorities Reportedly Question McAfee's Ex-girlfriend
Friday February 12, 2016 @12:25PM Hackers of Ukrainian Utilities Probably Hit Mining and Railroad Targets, Too
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @07:17PM Hearthstone Cheats and Tools Spiked With Malware
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @09:46AM Hackers Leak List of FBI Employees
Monday February 08, 2016 @12:10PM Metel Hackers Roll Back ATM Transactions, Steal Millions
Sunday February 07, 2016 @09:42PM Malware Targets Skype Users, Records Conversations
Saturday February 06, 2016 @02:37PM Neutrino Exploit Kit Has a New Way To Detect Security Researchers
Friday February 05, 2016 @06:31PM Online Museum Displays Decades of Malware
Friday February 05, 2016 @10:57AM UK Wants Authority To Serve Warrants In U.S.
Thursday February 04, 2016 @11:22AM Survey: Average Successful Hack Nets Less Than $15,000
Thursday February 04, 2016 @11:06AM Google Targets Fake "Download" and "Play" Buttons
Thursday February 04, 2016 @01:55AM Julian Assange May Surrender To British Police On Friday