STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/09 — The IRS strikes back: The tax agency reports that the number of identity theft victims plummeted last year after agents struggled for years to combat what has become a multibillion-dollar industry.
JACK GILLUM and RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 03/08 — WikiLeaks published thousands of documents Tuesday described as secret files about CIA hacking tools the government employs to break into users’
MAE ANDERSON, TALI ARBEL and BARBARA ORTUTAY, AP Technology Writers NEW YORK (AP) 03/08 — So, you use messaging apps like WhatsApp or Signal or have smart TVs and PCs.
RAPHAEL SATTER, AP Cybersecurity Writer PARIS (AP) 03/07 — WikiLeaks on Tuesday published thousands of documents purportedly taken from the Central Intelligence Agency’s Center for Cyber Intelligence,
WASHINGTON (AP) 03/05 — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s claim that then-President Barack Obama had Trump’s telephones tapped during last year’s election (all times EST):
NICK PERRY, Associated Press WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) 02/20 — A New Zealand judge on Monday upheld an earlier court ruling that flamboyant internet entrepreneur Kim Dotcom and three of his colleagues can be extradited to the U.S.
RAPHAEL SATTER, AP Cybersecurity Writer DARLINGTON, England (AP) 02/01 — British journalist Julia Breen’s scoop about racism at her local police force didn’t just get her on the front page,
FRANCES D’EMILIO and RAPHAEL SATTER, Associated Press ROME (AP) 01/10 — Police have arrested a brother-and-sister team suspected of conducting an ambitious, years-long campaign of hacking that targeted thousands of accounts belonging to some of the leading political and business figures in Italy.
BRIAN WITTE and MICHAEL BALSAMO, Associated Press CENTREVILLE, Md. (AP) 12/31 — Two luxury retreats in New York and Maryland where Russian diplomats have gone for decades to play tennis,
JOSH LEDERMAN and JULIE PACE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 12/17 — President Barack Obama has put Russia’s Vladimir Putin on notice that the U.S. could use offensive cyber muscle to retaliate for interference in the U.S.
BRADLEY KLAPPER and JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 12/16 — President Barack Obama is promising that the U.S. will retaliate against Russia for its suspected meddling in America’s election process,
MICHAEL LIEDTKE, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) 12/15 — Yahoo has become the worst-case example of an unnerving but increasingly common phenomenon — massive hacks that steal secrets and other potentially revealing information from our personal digital accounts,
MOSCOW (AP) 12/15 — The Kremlin has denied a report that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally directed how hacked data from U.S. Democrats was used during the U.S.
LONDON (AP) 11/15 — Britain has approved the extradition of an alleged computer hacker who is accused of snatching data from the U.S. Defense Department,
TALI ARBEL, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) 10/27 — New privacy rules may make it easier to escape at least some online tracking.
The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved rules that require internet service providers like Comcast,
MICHAEL BIESECKER and ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 10/28 — The FBI informed Congress Friday it is investigating whether there is classified information in new emails that have emerged in its probe of Hillary Clinton’s private server.
BREE FOWLER, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) 10/24— A massive internet attack that paralyzed Twitter, Netflix and other services is being blamed on a specific kind of malware designed to harness the power of ordinary consumer devices.
RAPHAEL SATTER, AP Cybersecurity Writer LONDON (AP) 10/24 — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange first outlined the hypothesis nearly a decade ago: Can total transparency defeat an entrenched group of insiders?
BREE FOWLER, AP Technology Writer NEW YORK (AP) 10/22 — Could millions of connected cameras, thermostats and kids’ toys bring the internet to its knees?
ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) 10/21 — A former National Security Agency contractor accused in a massive theft of classified information will remain in custody as prosecutors continue building a criminal case against him,