China accused of launching ‘cyber war’ over contested islands


China, in pursuit of its territorial claims in the resource-rich South China Sea, is resorting to low-level cyber warfare against the Philippines and Vietnam — the two nations who recently won an international legal case against the Communist government.

Feds investigating hacktivists’ info dump of 10,000+ DHS and DOJ staff


​Contact information for approximately 9,000 Department of Homeland Security employees was dumped onto the Web Sunday evening, with hackers threatening another 20,000 Justice Department employees were next.

McAfee forecasts growing cyber threats for the next five years


A more pervasive Internet means a greater bounty of threats, McAfee warns.