Meeting Mr. Robot

Mar 17, 2016
Showrunner Sam Esmail talks about maintaining the authenticity of the tech world in his show.
(L-R) Actor Rami Malek, writer/producer Sam Esmail and actor Christian Slater attend a dinner celebrating Mr. Robot at the Spotify House in Austin, TX during the SXSW festival.
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Pay a ransom, get your data back

Feb 18, 2016
Cybersecurity experts say ransomware is a growing problem.
Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center — the latest to fall victim to these attacks. 
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Hacking competitions burnish cybersecurity resume

Feb 16, 2016
Winning competitions can help aspiring job applicants to stand out.
Competitors at cybersecurity tournaments like NetWars battle to see who is the best hacker.
Ryan Poirier

Imagine your car being hacked...while you're driving it

Jul 21, 2015
A new bill wants to protect you from this scenario.
In a driving experiment, two hackers were able to remotely control a Jeep Cherokee. 
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When hackers get hacked

Jul 7, 2015
About 400 GB of private documents have been stolen from a hacking firm.

At RSA, desperate for data to help understand threats

Apr 22, 2015
At the RSA Conference, security pros are looking for answers to stop breaches.
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We have some catching up to do on cyber-security

Feb 20, 2015
Marc Goodman's book "Future Crimes" is about what's coming. And it ain't pretty.

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Tech IRL: When hacking does good at Google

Feb 6, 2015
Google's "white-hat" hacker Parisa Tabriz fights the good fight.

The value of hacked data

Feb 5, 2015
Some data is worth more to hackers than credit card numbers.

Growth industry: Preparing for a cyber attack

Jan 19, 2015
Global spending on information security is expected to reach $77 billion this year.

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