FBI moves to fix companies’ cybersecurity, without their permission

The Justice Department received court clearance to clean up affected Microsoft Exchange Servers.

Microsoft blames Chinese hacking group for attacks on Exchange Server

Security experts differ on what actions companies should take to prevent future large-scale cyberattacks.

Bar-code children

Fear not. Science, corporate America, and government bureaucrats are teaming up to keep better tabs on…

Google says North Korean hackers are targeting security researchers

The group uses a variety of social media platforms to make initial contact.

Biden transition team adds several tech executives

Presumptive President-elect Joe Biden named new members to his transition team on Tuesday, pulling from tech…

Microsoft and partners shut down major botnet

The attack targeted government agencies, healthcare facilities, and other businesses.

Microsoft will allow some employees to work from home permanently: Report

For some Microsoft employees, work from home may never end.

Labor Department investigating Microsoft pledge to hire more black workers

The Department of Labor notified Microsoft last week that it was investigating the company's plans to…

Microsoft Acquires Bethesda Games, ‘Fallout’ & ‘Elder Scrolls’ Franchises in Blockbuster $7.5 Billion Deal

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Xbox parent company Microsoft announced it will acquire ZeniMax Media in a $7.5…

Microsoft and other security experts see election hacking from Russia, China, and Iran

Microsoft recently accused hacking groups from Russia, China, and Iran of targeting hundreds of organizations tied…

Trump Hits Back at Bill Gates Saying His Travel Restrictions Made Pandemic Worse: ‘This is a Deomcrat Talking Point’

President Donald Trump responded on Fox & Friends to Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates’ claim that the…

Bill Gates Tells Fox News’ Chris Wallace Trump’s Travel Ban May Have Worsened Coronavirus Pandemic: It ‘Seeded the Disease Here’

Microsoft co-founder and billionaire Bill Gates claimed on Fox News that President Donald Trump’s coronavirus travel…

Money talks

As tiresome as Risher’s rounds of guilt and self-recriminations can be, they represent a widespread anxiety…

Microsoft Warns Russia, China Trying to Hack Organizations Tied to 2020 Election

Jeenah Moon/Getty Images Russian hackers have targeted more than 200 political organizations working in the 2020…

Companies pump up cybersecurity spending due to pandemic

Microsoft report says work-from-home climate creates a need for better security.

Trump rightly took action on TikTok, but we can’t stop there

News reports this past month made clear that the future of Chinese-owned app TikTok is set…

Tech Companies Including Facebook, Google Meet with Feds to Make ‘Preparations’ for Election, Promise to ‘Stay Vigilant’

Loic Venance/Getty Images) Tech companies including Facebook and Google said Wednesday they had met with federal…

Trump should ban TikTok instead of letting Microsoft sale go through

President Trump initially planned to ban the social media site TikTok, a videomaking platform popular with…

Sen. Hawley Demands Microsoft Describe Undisclosed Plan for Booting China from TikTok

Chip Somodevilla, Getty Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) on Wednesday demanded that Microsoft detail how it plans…

Trump Says U.S. Should Get a Cut of Proposed TikTok Sale to Microsoft: ‘We’re Making it Possible’

President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Monday that the United States should get…