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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

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

Frightening Facebook scam spreading and tricking people

We've covered a number of tricky scams and rackets on social media, but the latest convoluted scheme hitting Facebook users takes the cake for...
Happening Now May 22, 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

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

If your phone runs on one of the major carriers, it might have a major security flaw

Odds are if you own a cellphone, your service provider is one of Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile or Sprint. The four major carriers in the...
Happening Now August 8, 2018

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

Security experts warn it's 'only a matter of time' before hackers try to hijack a plane mid-flight

Although air travel is still a relatively safer form of transportation, the wide uses of airplane computers, automated piloting systems and even in-flight Wi-Fi networks...
Happening Now June 11, 2018

Massive Homeland Security breach affects 240,000 people, including witnesses

There’s a new security breach that has released personal info on DHS employees and witnesses in investigations. But it wasn’t a cyberattack. And wait...
Happening Now January 5, 2018
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