The world’s athletics governing body – the sports organization that has sanctioned Russia the most for state-sponsored doping – said on Monday that its computer network had been compromised by the same Russian cyberespionage group as officials of the US intelligence have linked to a broad effort to influence the US presidential election. The hackers …

OAKLAND, Calif. (KGO) – Alameda County public advocates say many of their clients are suffering because of problems with a new forensic computer system. RELATED: Alameda County Court Computer System Creates Big Problems Some people are charged with the wrong type of crime or even serve longer than necessary. The public defender’s office knows at …

In recent years, IT has moved to the cloud. But what is called “cloud computing” can present new risks, according to a study. The reason: The computers that make up the cloud have become a hiding place for malware, programs that can hijack or damage someone’s computer or files. People use “cloud computing” to free …

By Annette Chrysostomou Yahoo has only now revealed, after a huge delay, that in August 2013, more than one billion of their user accounts were hacked. Cyber-hacking is an international phenomenon that raised its ugly – and often hidden – head in Cyprus last week, when two well-known electronics supply stores, Stephanis and Bionic, were …

The election could have been rigged against Hillary Clinton, some experts said. And activists are now launching campaigns to control those votes. It is not yet clear how this hack would have taken place, so as to ensure that Donald Trump wins the vote, should it happen. But one of the experts consulting the Democrats …

Shutterstock POP QUIZ, HOT SHOT: What’s the funniest thing on the internet? Did you say “hacker stock photos”? Well, I hope you did, because otherwise you’re wrong. I mean, probably. I do not know. It’s not like I’ve seen the whole internet. I guess it’s safe to assume that I missed something funnier. And I …

TAMPA – Bill Davison has always had a passion for his career. But outside of his domain, few others understood what he was doing. “Now I say I’m in cybersecurity and their faces light up with interest. They ask about networks and state attacks … I’m not used to it,” he said. he declares. It …

WeLiveSecurity looks back on the life of the pioneer of programming, Rear Admiral Grace Hopper of the US Navy, who changed the world of technology. So the story goes something like this. In 1947, in Virginia, United States, an error was spotted on the Harvard Mark II, one of the world’s first programmable computers. A …

Getting into a computer system is an art. It takes talent, patience, knowledge and a lot of luck. While most polling, selecting, and testing takes place in long lines of code on a computer screen, the process is the digital age equivalent of picking a lock – a skill that many hackers also own it. …

WASHINGTON – The girls looked like they were playing pinball in a scary basement somewhere. But don’t be fooled by the looks. Seventh-year student Shaina Adams, 12, who moved the dials, and her new friends from summer camp were on a mission. Under the glowing red lights of the command and control room of the …