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Man accused of jamming passengers’ cell phones on Chicago subway

Undercover officers have arrested a 63-year-old Chicago man on accusations that he used a handheld jamming device to disrupt mobile phone service on the...

Heartless hackers break into Florida cancer clinic network – 2.2 million...

Oncology patients' diagnoses, treatment details slurped US cancer clinic 21st Century Oncology has admitted that a breach on its systems may have exposed private information...

Using GPS tracker, armed robbers follow casino-goer home and steal $6,000

Surrey County Council Last fall, a Maryland man’s frequent activities at a local casino resulted in robbers using a GPS tracker to follow him home.Days...

China is building a big data plaform for “precrime”

It's "precrime" meets "thoughtcrime." China is using its substantial surveillance apparatus as the basis for a "unified information environment" that will allow authorities to profile...

FBI says NY judge went too far in ruling the FBI...

More Inception than legal argument at this point The US Department of Justice has appealed a decision by a New York judge to refuse the...

DOJ appeals New York court order in favor of Apple

The U.S.Department of Justice has appealed an order by a court in New York that turned down its request that Apple should be compelled...

GCHQ: Crypto’s great, we’re your mate, don’t be like that and...

Director tells MIT that all must cooperate in response to crims' use of ciphers Robert Hannigan, director of GCHQ, told an audience at the Massachusetts...

Romanian ATM hacker exploits vulnerability in FENCE, escapes jail

Robber clobbered but catching carder is harder A Romanian carder arrested for using malware to plunder US$217,000 (£152,164, A$290,888) from ATMs has cut their way...

Feds: New judge must force iPhone unlock, overturning ruling that favored...

Kārlis Dambrāns As expected, federal prosecutors in an iPhone unlocking case in New York have now asked a more senior judge, known as a district...

Seagate employees’ W-2 forms exposed in another payroll phish

Storage device manufacturer Seagate's executives informed employees last week that their income tax data had been shared with an unknown outside party as the...

Apple VP: FBI Wants to 'Turn Back the Clock' to Less...

The DOJ wants Apple return to security levels present in iOS 7, before default encryption. Two weeks ahead of a scheduled court date, Apple continues to...

Apple: FBI request threatens kids, electricity grid, liberty

Software engineering senior veep Craig Federighi cranks up debate about that iPhone Apple's opened another front in its argument over FBI access to San Bernardino...