Cyber

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UCLA Health Targeted In ‘Criminal’ Cyber Attack; 4.5 Million Potentially Affected

The personal data of as many as 4.5 million people may have been affect by a “criminal” cyber attack on computer systems at UCLA, officials announced Friday.

07/17/2015

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KNX Spotlight: How Lo-Tech Is Our Hi-Tech?

Some say it was a cyber-attack that knocked out the New York Stock Exchange, United Airlines and the Wall Street Journal earlier this week, while others say it was merely coincidence.

07/09/2015

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KNX Spotlight: ‘Lights, Camera, Terror: Hacking Hollywood’

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO is set to take a closer look at the recent Sony hack attack as part of a special broadcast Tuesday.

01/12/2015

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Billboards Of ‘The Interview’ Torn Down In Hollywood

Advertisements for Sony Pictures’ “The Interview” were taken down Thursday after the film’s Christmas Day release was canceled following a threat made by hackers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/18/2014

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Report: Threatening Email Sent To Sony Employees

The FBI said Friday it is investigating threatening emails sent to some employees of Sony Pictures Entertainment, which was hit by a cyberattack last week that disrupted its computer system and spewed confidential information onto the Internet.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/08/2014

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Studios Scramble To Beef Up Security After Sony Cyber Attack

A cyber attack on the computer system at Sony Pictures could be inside job, according to reports.

12/03/2014

Vice President Joe Biden speaks to the 2014 National Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition Champions from the University of Central Florida, in the Indian Treaty Room in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building, in Washington, D.C., August 19, 2014. (Official White House Photo by David Lienemann)

Cyber Champions Tour Washington

A team of students from the University of Central Florida won the Raytheon-sponsored National Cyber Collegiate Defense Competition earlier this year.

08/27/2014

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Proposed Carson Ordinance Would Criminalize Bullying

Officials in the city of Carson were set Tuesday to introduce an ordinance that would impose criminal penalties for anyone convicted of bullying school children and young adults.

05/06/2014

The character Firewire (above) is part of a new campaign by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to teach young people about the dangers of online environments.  (Photo courtesy ICE.gov)

‘Think Before You Click’: Project iGuardian Takes Aim At Cyber Safety

Federal and local law enforcement officials were expected Tuesday to announce the launch of a first-of-its-kind national cyber safety campaign.

03/25/2014

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Police, Archdiocese Partner To Teach Kids, Parents Cyber Crime Prevention

A coalition of law enforcement agencies, child advocacy groups, private entities and the Archdiocese of Los Angeles gathered Friday for a symposium warning children about the darker side of the Internet.

11/08/2013

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LA To Partner With Feds To Protect Against Cyber Attack

The city of Los Angeles took its first step Wednesday in a partnership with federal law enforcement to prevent cyber attacks on critical city departments.

10/30/2013

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Report: Cyber Attack At LA, Long Beach Ports Could Cost $1B Per Day

A new study says cyber attacks may pose the biggest threat to disrupting economic activity at ports in Los Angeles and Long Beach.

07/03/2013

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DA Lacey Calls For Banks To Assist High-Tech Crime Unit

Just six months after taking office, the Los Angeles County District Attorney is declaring war on cyber crime.

05/24/2013

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US ‘Long-Term Competitiveness’ At Risk Over Cyber Attacks

Security experts at a summit on cyber-crime on Wednesday warned the growth of U.S. companies could be at risk from emerging threats online.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/16/2012

Money 101: Reclaiming Your Identity Online

What can you do when your online identity has been compromised? Lauren Weinstein of People For Internet Responsibility has some tips.

07/05/2011

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