Cybersecurity

This July 16, 2013 file photo shows a sign at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif.
Ben Margot/AP Photo, File
May 16, 2019 - 1:41 pm
By Isabel Debre and Raphael Satter, Associated Press JERUSALEM (AP) — Facebook said Thursday it banned an Israeli company that ran an influence campaign aimed at disrupting elections in various countries and has canceled dozens of accounts engaged in spreading disinformation. Nathaniel Gleicher,...
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The former chief of the cybercrime department at Russia's main domestic security agency Sergei Mikhailov, left, and the former employee of Kaspersky Lab cybersecurity firm Ruslan Stoyanov attend a hearing in a court in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 20
Pavel Golovkin/AP Photo
February 26, 2019 - 8:28 pm
MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian military court convicted a former senior counterintelligence officer and a cybersecurity firm executive of treason Tuesday, concluding a case that initially aroused speculation of a manufactured effort to punish the source of leaks about Russian campaign hacking. Moscow's...
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Dreamstime
January 18, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — When do you have to be notified if your information was compromised in a data breach? Japan's recently appointed minister of cybersecurity responded to questions about his computer literacy by proclaiming that he has never...
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(AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)
December 01, 2018 - 8:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The data stolen from the Marriott hotel empire in a massive breach is so rich and specific it could be used for espionage, identity theft, reputational attacks and even home burglaries, security experts say. Hackers stole data on as many as 500 million guests of former Starwood...
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Video Games
Ian Bush
April 04, 2018 - 2:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Video gamers could have a leg up on the competition for a job that's in demand -- and growing. Too much time in front of Fortnite might earn a kid a reprimand from mom or dad. But a new study shows gamer skills are exactly what companies are looking for when it comes...
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