|Microsoft Strikes Massive Botnet
Microsoft is once again flexing its cybercrime-fighting muscles. For the third time this year, Redmond’s Digital Crimes Unit has disrupted a dangerous botnet that has impacted millions of consumers.
|Microsoft Stepping Up Privacy Efforts
Redmond wants to become a leader in a newly competitive space: your privacy. Microsoft said it's expanding encryption across all of its services to guard against snooping by governments.
|Hack Puts Social Media Users at Risk
A massive hack has served up the user names and passwords of nearly 2 million Facebook, Twitter, Google and Yahoo accounts. The database breach was made possible by the Pony Botnet Controller.
|NSA Said To Track Millions of Phones
A new report suggests the National Security Agency may be collecting 5 billion records of cellphone location data each day. The report suggests hundreds of millions of phones are being tracked.