Edwin Vargas, a detective with the New York City Police Department, has been arrested on Tuesday for computer hacking crimes.
Hidden vulnerabilities lie in everyday activities that can expose personal information and lead to data breach, including buying gas with a credit card or wearing a pacemaker.
Four LulzSec members have been sentenced today at Southwark Crown Court for taking part in the 2011 attacks against a series of high-profile websites and publishing user information stolen in these attacks.
Mere days after Bloomberg News admitted that its journalists could access some client information via the company's financial terminals, it has been revealed that the company inadvertently leaked on the Internet over 10,000 private messages exchanged by its clients.
Internet registrar Name.com has suffered a breach and has been informing users about it via email, requesting them to change their passwords.
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