Tewksbury Police Pay Ransom After Cyber HackTewksbury police say they were the victims of a hacking, forcing officers to negotiate with “cyber terrorists.”
MBTA, Commuter Rail Say False Service Alerts A 'Technical Issue'The MBTA and the company that runs its commuter rail said alerts that went out Wednesday warning commuters that service "was delayed until further notice" was not a hack, but a "technical issue."
Report: Automakers Fail To Fully Protect Against HackingSen. Ed Markey says motorists should be asking questions about hacking.
Companies Hiring 'White Hat' Hackers To Expose WeaknessesMore companies are employing hackers and asking them to try and break through their security measures.
Jennifer Lawrence On Celeb Hacking: ‘It Is Not A Scandal. It Is A Sex Crime’The people who chose to look at nude celebrity photos that hackers posted committed "a sexual offense," actress Jennifer Lawrence says in an exclusive interview with Vanity Fair in its November issues
MIT: Internal Review Found No Wrongdoing In Handling Of Swartz CaseThe Massachusetts Institute of Technology says an internal review of its actions in the investigation of free-information activist Aaron Swartz had found no wrongdoing on the school's part.
NH Teen Making Her Mark In Cyberspace With Twitter App The 17-year-old from Nashua, NH recently won the top prize at Hill Holliday's TVnext hackathon event in Boston, a competition to come up with the best new apps for television.
Hackers Compromise Associated Press Twitter Account Hackers compromised Twitter accounts of The Associated Press on Tuesday, sending out a false tweet about an attack at the White House.
Case Against Internet Activist Swartz An Issue In Mass. Senate RaceThe federal prosecution and suicide of Aaron Swartz has galvanized Internet activists and prompted attacks by hackers. Now it's dividing candidates in Massachusetts' special U.S. Senate campaign.
Zappos.com Customer Database HackedOnline shoe seller Zappos.com says a hacker may have accessed the personal information of up to 24 million customers.
Apparent Pro-Syria Group Hacks Harvard WebsiteHackers briefly defaced Harvard University's website Monday, replacing the home page of America's oldest university with an image of Syria's President Bashar Assad.
NightSide - Dan Welcomes Kevin Mitnick, Author Of "Ghost In The Wires: My Adventures As The World's Most Wanted Hacker"The World’s Most Wanted Hacker.