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Travel nightmare: Small planes may be vulnerable to hacking

There have already been incidents of hackers temporarily gaining control of large passenger jets. Now, the government just issued a horrifying alert about small...
Happening Now August 2, 2019

Federal government's computer systems are out of date and waiting to be breached

A report accuses eight agencies, including the Department of Homeland Security, the State Department, the Social Security Administration and the Department of Education, of...
Happening Now June 27, 2019

Cyberattack seized images of travelers, Customs says

Cyberattacks are nothing new, but these digital scourges are starting to pop up in more dangerous places than ever. An attack on a federal...
Happening Now June 12, 2019

Is this weekend's 'rollover' event the Y2K of GPS?

It's been 20 years since the big Y2K scare. Back then, tons of people were freaking out and stocking up of food, water and...
Happening Now April 6, 2019

These medical devices were found to be vulnerable to hackers

All devices that connect to the internet face threats from cybercriminals. This time, however, it's not just a phone or computer. A new study...
Happening Now April 2, 2019

Creepy facial recognition technology coming to an airport near YOU

You've probably heard before just how scary China's mass surveillance program is. Things like the Chinese government's social credit card system, and how they...
Happening Now March 27, 2019

Russian hackers reported to have infiltrated U.S. electric utilities

The ever-growing threat of state-sponsored cyberattacks against the U.S. is a clear indication that cyber warfare will more than likely play a big role in...
Happening Now July 24, 2018

Gmail redesign could put over a billion people at risk

Google is one of the most successful tech companies in history. It seems like most everything it touches turns to gold. It began as...
Happening Now July 22, 2018

Is the Chinese government spying on you?

Surveillance cameras seem to be everywhere these days. People use them to protect their homes. Police departments across the U.S. use them to spot...
Happening Now November 24, 2017

Frightening! The chances of a Boeing 757 being remotely hacked

There’s been concern about hackers gaining control of the computer system in self-driving vehicles, but what are the chances of hacking the computer on...
Happening Now November 14, 2017
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