The nation's system for guiding planes and other aircraft is at "increased and unnecessary risk" of being hacked, according to a report by government watchdog report recently released.
Computers, cellphones and landlines in Arizona were knocked out of service for hours, along with other disruptions, all because vandals sliced through a fiber-optic Internet cable.
Financial regulators in New York are considering tougher cybersecurity requirements for banks to mandate more complex computer sign-ins and certifications from their cyberdefense contractors.
Social networking giant Facebook paid $1.3 million to 321 hackers worldwide last year who helped spot security flaws in the social network's software. The "bug bounty" program was started in 2011.
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