hackers

Microsoft: Hackers Viewed Our Source Code

(CNN) - Microsoft says hackers viewed the company's source code. It says the breach happened during a massive U.S. government security violation by suspected Russian hackers. The unauthorized access does not appear to have compromised any Microsoft services or…

U.S. Expands Operations Against Foreign Cyber Attacks

(CNN) - It's been all-hands-on-deck for election security officials ahead of Election Day. A U.S. official says U.S. Cyber Command is expanding their operation to try and identify Russian, Iranian and Chinese hackers. They believe those countries want to…

Twitter Hackers Accessed Direct Messages

(CNN) - Twitter says the hackers that hit dozens of high-profile accounts last week also accessed some users' direct messages. On Wednesday the social networking site tweeted that the hackers accessed the Direct Message inbox of up to 36…

Foreign Hackers Launch Attacks Against U.S. Government

(CNN) - The Trump administration is calling out China, alleging the country is trying to hack multiple U.S. agencies to steal coronavirus research. U.S. officials say there has been a wave of cyberattacks targeting the Department of Health and…

Hackers May Be Using Android Camera To Spy On You

(CNN) - If you own an Android smartphone, hackers may be able to use a security flaw to spy on you. A firm called Checkmarx discovered a bug that could allow a hacker to take control of your phone's…

Instagram Encouraging Hackers To Test Its Security

(CNN) - Instagram is asking hackers to go after its new shopping feature. The social media company said it's inviting a select group of security researchers to stress test its checkout feature, which launched in March before expanding it…

Report: Uber Paid Hackers To Hide Massive Breach

(CNN) - Uber reported Tuesday that hackers accessed the personal information of 57 million users and it happened a year ago. The company says two people obtained rider names, email addresses and phone numbers in late 2016. The hackers also…