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The little yellow box that has made thousands of operations safer

Enlarge / At the hospital of Meaux 77 in France, this nurse shows a child a pulse oximeter device that measures the rate of...

We finally have a computer that can survive the surface of...

Enlarge Venus is one of the most inhospitable places in the solar system.Descending through the clouds of boiling sulphuric rain is actually...

Don’t Tweet: New tool gives insight into who’s behind Twitter “eggs”...

Enlarge / Tapping into Twitter's metadata isn't hard. (credit: mkhmarketing) President Donald J.Trump loves his Twitter account. Much has been made of Trump's...

Malware Used In DNC Breach Found Tracking Ukraine Military

Russian 'Fancy Bear' now tied to Ukraine artillery Android app hack with the same malware used in breach of the Democratic National Committee. Forget that...

‘DNC hackers’ used mobile malware to track Ukrainian artillery – researchers

Frontline battlefield operatives are Fandoids? The Russian hacking crew controversially linked to hacks against the Democrat Party during the US election allegedly used Android malware...

Fancy Bear ramping up infowar against Germany—and rest of West

Enlarge / The bear is back.It never went away.reader comments 40 Share this story US intelligence agencies have been forthright in their...

Ransomware Hits More Users in U.S. Than in Other Nations, Study...

An analysis by security firm Malwarebytes finds that 26 percent of ransomware attacks blocked by its software targeted U.S. customers with Germany in second...

UK will retaliate against state-sponsored cyber attacks, Chancellor warns

Middle path between cheek-turning and all-out war Microsoft Decoded Britain will strike back against nations launching cyber attacks on the UK’s critical national infrastructure. Chancellor Philip...

Hack us and you’re basically attacking America, says UK defence sec

And we'll attack you back, promises Defence Secretary Britain is splurging £265m on military cyber security – and that includes offensive capabilities, according to Defence...

VeraCrypt fixes bugs uncovered in security audit

Security researchers have completed the Open Source Technology Improvement Fund-backed audit of encryption platform VeraCrypt and found eight critical, three medium, and 15 low-severity...

How Soviet transparency(!) defused tensions during a near-Chernobyl at sea

Enlarge / K-219 on the surface, missile tubes open after an explosion caused by leaking fuel threatened to cause a nuclear disaster.Three days after...

Security blogger Krebs says IoT DDoS attack was payback for a...

Security blogger Brian Krebs says a massive distributed denial-of-service attack that took down his website last week was likely the consequences for his outing...