Report: LA Valley College Pays Hackers $28K RansomThe hackers locked the school's file, email and messaging systems and threatened to delete them.
LinkedIn Confirms 2012 Hack Exposed 117 Million User PasswordsLinkedIn says a 2012 breach resulted in more than 100 million of its users' passwords being compromised — vastly more than previously thought.
Hacking Group Takes Credit For Shutting Down Xbox, PlayStation Online NetworksGamers who woke up excited Christmas Day to play with their new PlayStations and Xboxes were sorely disappointed to find out that online service was down for the gaming consoles.
#Trending In Entertainment: Joan Rivers Dies and Hollywood Gets HackedThis week one of entertainment’s comedic legends passed away, Hollywood got hacked, and apparently everyone is in court for something or the other.
Mass Cyber Attack Locking, Holding Apple Devices Ransom Reaches Southern CaliforniaA global cyber attack, in which a hacker is targeting and locking ipad, iphone and other Mac devices, and sending out a ransom message to the afflicted, has reportedly reached the Southland.
Car Hacking: Your Computer-Controlled Vehicle Could Be Manipulated RemotelyA counter-terrorism expert tells CBS2 News we may never know what really happened in the fiery single-car crash in Hollywood that killed journalist Michael Hastings
Lady Gaga: Hacker Who Leaked New Single ‘Applause’ Will Probably Go To JailThe hacker who leaked Lady Gaga's new single “Applause” before its Aug. 19 release date will probably be going to jail, according to the pop star.
Second Hacker Sentenced In Sony Pictures Cyber AttackA second member of an Arizona-based hacking group was sentenced to a year in federal prison for his role in an major computer attack on Sony Pictures, prosecutors said Thursday.
Emergency On Flight Status Boards At LAX Was Caused By Operator 'Accident'Authorities are trying to figure out who hacked into the flight status boards in the Tom Bradley Terminal at Los Angeles International Airport Monday night.
Romanian Indicted For Hacking Into NASA Computers At JPLA Romanian citizen has been indicted on federal charges of hacking into NASA computers at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, causing more than $500,000 in damage.
Florida Man Charged With Hacking Into Celebrity Email AccountsA Florida man has been released on a $10,000 bond after being charged with hacking into the emails of Christina Aguilera, Scarlett Johansson and Mila Kunis.
FBI Investigating `Hacked' CelebritiesFBI agents probed allegations that computer hackers targeted a number of celebrities, including actress Scarlett Johannson, a naked image of whom turned up Wednesday on the Internet, a bureau spokeswoman in Los Angeles said.
Hackers Accused Of Stealing Songs From Gaga, TimberlakeTwo young German computer hackers allegedly stole pop songs from Lady Gaga, Justin Timberlake, Ke$ha and Kelly Clarkson, selling them online and forcing the advanced release of several singles, officials said Friday.