What Is Steganography?

It’s basically hiding bad things in good things.

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ORide Is a Prototype for an Encrypted Uber That Can’t Track You

Researchers built a proof-of-concept system to show that Uber and Lyft don’t actually need to know where you are.

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Senators Push Trump for Answers on Power Grid Malware Attack

Nineteen legislators say the discovery of automated grid-disruption malware in Ukraine means the White House isn’t doing enough to protect critical infrastructure.

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A Diabolical Way of Hacking a Chip With a Wave of Your Hand

A new hands-off hack uses an EMP attack to overcome fundamental software protections.

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How Worried Should You Be About That 198 Million Voter Data Breach?

When 198 million voter records get exposed on the internet, you’ve got plenty of reason for concern.

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VIDEO: Watch Hackers Take Over the Mouse of a Power Grid Engineer

As intruders caused a blackout by hijacking the network of a Ukrainian energy company, spooked engineers recorded this video.

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VIDEO: Watch Hackers Take Over the Mouse of a Power-Grid Computer

As intruders caused a blackout by hijacking the network of a Ukrainian energy company, spooked engineers recorded this video.

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Watch Hackers Take Over the Mouse of a Power-Grid Computer in Ukraine

As intruders caused a blackout by hijacking the network of a Ukrainian energy company, spooked engineers recorded this video.

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Russia’s Cyberwar on Ukraine Is a Blueprint For What’s to Come

Blackouts in Ukraine were just a trial run. Russian hackers are learning to sabotage infrastructure—and the US could be next.

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198 Million Voter Records Exposed in a Common Database Failure

Database security continues to be a major pain point. Just ask the nearly 200 million people whose personal info got left exposed on the internet.

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Microsoft’s Patching Windows XP Bugs, and More Security News This Week

Microsoft’s patching Windows XP, an anonymous tech company fought back against PRISM, and more of the week’s most important security news.

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Facebook Details How It Fights Terrorism and Extremists

As extremists continue to flood social media, Facebook opens up about its efforts to stop them.

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