Some Twitter accounts for the New York Post and UPI, as well as the news agency’s website, were briefly hacked Friday.
New York’s data security law is weak and should be overhauled to require businesses to protect the personal information of consumers and employees, the state’s top law enforcement official said Thursday.
A bracelet loaded with pepper spray is a fashion accessory that can come in handy during a life threatening emergency.
A boy was kidnapped when his mother left her car running, but what the boy did next has turned into a teachable moment.
Prosecutor Timothy Howard, however, told jurors that the Silk Road website was an online shopping paradise for the sale of dangerous illegal drugs, and that Ulbricht was the kingpin of the digital criminal enterprise.
Facebook users will soon receive AMBER Alerts to help find missing children who may be located near them.
The hack apparently started at 12:30 p.m. with a message that read “American soldiers, we are coming, watch your back. ISIS.”
Katlean de Monchy, who attended last week’s International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, shared some of the fitness tech trends of 2015.
The program — which offers the devices for up to a year, about a $1,000 value — seeks to bridge a digital divide in the nation’s largest city, where studies have found nearly 3 million of the 8 million people lack broadband access.
The group also released a trove of data files: what they called the beginning of a “Christmas gift.” But GOP, as the group is known, included a message warning that people should stay away from places where “The Interview” will be shown, including the upcoming premiere. Referencing 9/11, it urged people to leave their homes if located near theaters showing the film.
The “security freeze” is the number one tool to prevent crooks from stealing your credit card information. But the problem is that not many people use it.
ResQwalk is available for either iOS or Android devices that enables animal lovers to raise money for animal rescues and shelters in the United States and Canada every time they go for a walk.
The emails say a parcel was unable to be delivered, or ask recipients to update their passwords.
Sen. Charles Schumer is calling on the manufacturers of smart televisions and other devices connected to the Internet to help protect consumers from hackers.
Now that you’ve digested all the decadence from what was hopefully in “improbable” Thanksgiving, for this Black Friday I want to encourage you to think out of the box before wasting money unnecessarily.