Two high severity vulnerabilities found in the Page Builder WordPress plugin installed on more than 1,000,000 sites can let hackers create new admin accounts, plant backdoors, and ultimately take over the compromised websites.
A Florida city agreed to pay $600,000 in ransom to hackers who took over its computer system, the latest in thousands of attacks worldwide aimed at extorting money from governments and businesses.
Hackers have stolen thousands of photos of travelers and their license plates from a subcontractor of Customs and Border Protection on Monday.
Thanks to smartphone technology, hackers soon may be able to intercept and analyze the sounds of typing—and figure out exactly what people are writing.
Hackers have breached a HealthCare.gov sign-up system and have gotten their hands on the personal information of roughly 75,000 people, the government said on Friday, October 19.