When a company is attacked using compromised network credentials, the debate centres around case-specific vulnerabilities and the challenge of detecting an intrusion.
US officials arrested the owner of the spyware app that had the specific remit to expose spousal cheats that would represent 65 per cent of the buyers of the app.
Apple and Google do not want the US Government to be able to access your private data, even when search warrants are involved.
The latest move from tech companies, follows increased public concerns about US and UK government surveillance, brought about by the leak of transatlantic government surveillance practises.
FBI Director James Comey said today that he is concerned about moves by Apple and Google to market phones that can't be searched by law enforcement.
The FBI and security companies are already investigating the attack that saw checking and savings account information pilfered by unidentified attackers.
A fugitive that moved to Nepal has finally been caught after using a fake passport that matched up with his photo on a newly issued wanted poster.
An amendment to the Computer Misuse Act 1990 ensure sentences for attacks on computer systems fully reflect the damage they cause.
Sabu has earned himself a get-out-of-jail-free card by helping the FBI to collar other hackers – and we look more deeply into what this could say about the Federal Bureau.
The former "leader" of notorious hacking group LulzSec has helped the FBI stop more than 300 cyber attacks since his arrest for hacking in 2011.