Top-level domains are becoming a favorite tool of cyber criminals looking to promote unwanted, fraudulent advertising and phishing campaigns.
Their current test firing range was crafted in a hallway and cold storage for evidence is a collection assembled from the local Sears. The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says a $55 million crime lab taking shape on the east side of the Washburn University campus is long overdue.
The regional medical examiner office that performed the autopsies of the high-profile death investigation of John and Joyce Sheridan, whose deaths were ruled a murder-suicide, failed its re-accreditation two years ago. But the accreditation process is voluntary, and most medical examiner offices throughout the country operate without accreditation.
Ukraine is turning to an unlikely partner in its struggle to defend itself against Russian cyber warfare: Romania. The eastern European country known more for economic disarray than technological prowess has become one of the leading nations in Europe in the fight against hacking.
Critical vulnerability in the open-source QEMU hypervisor lets attackers break out of a virtual machine, execute code on a host machine and access all the other VMs on the host.
Forget notions that physical crime today somehow operates in a separate sphere from cybercrime. That's because many criminals have become experts at embracing online attack techniques, thanks in part to a thriving cybercrime ecosystem that enables criminals to hire specialists with skills or acquire attack tools on an as-needed basis.
A massive DDoS botnet made up of a slave network of hijacked home and office routers has been revealed.
Scammers are actively targeting Starbucks customers and syphoning money from the credit or debit card they have tied to their Starbucks accounts.
The Internal Revenue Service’s Criminal Investigation division has created a cybercrime unit to combat the growing trend of identity theft-related tax fraud as the problem morphs into data breaches and becomes more international in scope.
Automating the process of excising personally identifiable information when sharing data is a challenge that the Defense Department hopes to overcome.
Hedge funds are increasingly targeted by cyber extortionists, John Carlin, US Assistant Attorney General for National Security, has warned the audience at the SALT hedge fund conference held last week in Las Vegas.
As fighters surged into Syria last summer, a video surfaced online with the grisly imagery and sneering tone of a propaganda release from the Islamic State. The clip was assembled by a special unit at the State Department charged with finding ways to contain the spread of militant Islamist ideology, The Center for Strategic Counterterrorism Communications.
Like a mini carpet cleaner, the M-Vac system sucks up DNA evidence from a variety of broad porous surfaces like a cotton shirt.
British spy agency GCHQ is for the first time openly hiring hackers.
A murder at a popular Atlanta bar stymied investigators for months. Using crime scene investigative tools, detectives quickly got the ballistics information they needed and were able to make an arrest.