cybersecurity

Why hasn't Minnesota approved election security funding yet?

Minnesota is the only state not to be making use of federal election security funding.

These Minnesota words feature in 100,000 'most hacked' passwords list

It follows a wide-ranging study by the U.K. intelligence agency, G.C.H.Q.

More than 200 MN Caribou Coffee shops hit by data breach

Payment information may have been stolen from customers.

Hennepin County hit by cyberattack, emails compromised

Hackers gained access through phishing emails.

The FBI wants you to switch your router off and on again

It's to safeguard yourself against Russian malware infecting household networks.

Man sentenced for cyber attacks on MN government agencies, colleges

The 55 year old was sentenced to 15 years in prison.

It turns out every Yahoo account was hit by the data breach a few years ago

The company now says hackers hit all 3 billion accounts, not 1 billion

The Equifax breach may've hit another 2.5 million people

The total number possibly affected is now over 145 million.

Social security numbers stolen from Equifax, and you're probably affected

The huge data breach was discovered in July and confirmed on Thursday.

Toys that connect to the internet could be spying on kids, FBI warns

Authorities worry about exploitation and identity fraud.