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FBI Visits Sony Studios After Massive Cyber Attack

Representatives from the FBI are scheduled to visit Sony Studios Wednesday to provide cyber-security training to shell-shocked employees.

12/10/2014

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FBI Investigating Hack Of Sony Pictures’ Computers

The FBI has confirmed it is investigating a recent hacking attack at Sony Pictures Entertainment, which reportedly caused major internal computer problems at the film studio last week.

12/01/2014

Timothy Lai is arrested at Los Angeles International Airport October 6, 2014. Lai is searched by Newport Beach Police Department Detective Dave Syvock. (credit: Richard Koehler)

Former Tutor Pleads Not Guilty In Corona Del Mar Cheating Scandal

A former tutor pleaded not guilty Tuesday to helping three students hack into a computer system to change their grades at Corona Del Mar High School.

11/04/2014

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Real-Life ‘Scorpion’ Architect Discusses Life, Mission With CBS2’s Crystal Cruz

As the new series “Scorpion” premiered Monday night on CBS, the real-life computer genius the show is based on discussed how the business he created at 13 is helping to solve a number of the world’s greatest threats.

09/22/2014

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Chinese National Indicted On Charges Of Hacking Defense Contractors

A Chinese national has been indicted by a federal grand jury on five felony offenses of computer hacking in a scheme involving the theft of trade secrets from American defense contractors, including Boeing.

08/15/2014

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Calif. Top Target In US For Foreign Cybercriminals

California is the top target in the U.S. for international criminal enterprises that operate from safe havens in Eastern Europe, Africa and China, according to a report released Thursday.

03/20/2014

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College Student Sentenced To 18 Months In Miss Teen USA Hacking Case

A Temecula college student Monday was sentenced to 18 months in jail for hacking the computers of Miss Teen USA and other women as part of a scam to obtain nude photos.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/17/2014

A grade-fixing scandal is rocking Corona del Mar High School in Newport Beach. (credit: CBS)

11 Students Expelled In Corona Del Mar HS Cheating Scandal

A cheating scandal has led to the expulsion of 11 high school students in Orange County.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/29/2014

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Tutor Accused In Alleged Grade-Hacking Scandal At Corona Del Mar High School

The Newport Beach Police Department Thursday announced it has identified a person of interest in the alleged hacking of at least one computer at Corona Del Mar High School.

12/19/2013

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‘Extensive Security Breach’ Alleged At Target Stores Nationwide

Federal investigators are looking into what is being called an “extensive” security breach involving Target stores nationwide.

12/18/2013

A grade-fixing scandal is rocking Corona del Mar High School in Newport Beach. (credit: CBS)

Students, Tutor Allegedly Involved In Grade-Fixing Scandal At Corona Del Mar H.S.

A Newport Beach high school is being rocked by allegations that at least two students and a tutor hacked into a computer to change grades.

12/18/2013

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Temecula Man To Plead Guilty To Hacking Miss Teen USA, 11 More Women

Authorities say a Temecula man will plead guilty to hacking the computers of Miss Teen USA and other women as part of a scam to obtain nude photos.

10/31/2013

First lady Michelle Obama waves as the presidential inaugural parade winds through the nation's capital January 21, 2013, in Washington, DC. Barack Obama was re-elected for a second term as President of the United States.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Bureaus Freeze Celeb Credit Files Following Hacking Scandal

The three major credit bureaus say hackers who have posted credit reports on stars and government officials in recent days did not breach secure databases but relied on personal information they collected elsewhere on the public figures.

03/13/2013

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‘Hollywood Hacker’ Sentenced To 10 Years In Federal Prison

A Florida man was sentenced Monday to 10 years in federal prison after being charged with hacking into the email accounts of Scarlett Johansson and other Hollywood stars.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/17/2012

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City Council Backs Law Keeping Cops’ Information Confidential

The Los Angeles City Council has unanimously approved a resolution supporting a bill allowing police officers to keep their personal information confidential and inaccessible to the public.

03/06/2012

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