Microsoft and partners shut down major botnet

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

Software provider in vaccine clinical trials hit with ransomware attack

ERT, a medical technology company that sells software used in clinical trials, was hit with a…

Lawmakers want cyberprotection for university COVID-19 research

Call comes amid reports of Russian and Chinese hacking.

Trump targets TikTok, claiming security issues

Recently, President Trump threatened to ban the Chinese-owned social media platform TikTok, saying the popular short-form…

‘We’re not planning on going anywhere’: TikTok responds to Trump’s threat to ban platform

Chinese-owned TikTok issued a message of defiance after President Trump said he plans to ban the…

Tim Cook says Apple ‘OK’ with success of Chinese company blacklisted as national security threat

Apple CEO Tim Cook expressed ambivalence about the success of a controversial Chinese company labeled a…

Season scrapped, England seeks to keep gains in women’s game

Runners-up when the season was paused, champions without playing again. It’s no surprise that Chelsea manager…

Trump and Biden campaigns targeted by suspected Chinese and Iranian hackers

The campaigns of President Trump and his Democratic rival Joe Biden have been targeted by Iranian…

Onus on Dortmund to beat Bayern in quietest ever ‘Klassiker’

BERLIN (AP) — Borussia Dortmund has to beat Bayern Munich on Tuesday if anyone is to…

Soccer executive warns of “100 clubs” going bankrupt

GENEVA (AP) — Soccer faces losing many clubs to bankruptcy because of the coronavirus pandemic. A…

US accuses Chinese hackers of attempting to steal coronavirus vaccine research

The Trump administration accused Chinese Communist Party-affiliated hackers of conducting cyberattacks in an effort to steal…

Adam Schiff urges tech companies to combat spread of misinformation during pandemic

Rep. Adam Schiff of California sent a letter to several CEOs of major tech companies, urging…

Good news: Coronavirus is causing an innovation renaissance

As the father of three girls, I sometimes get a little overwhelmed when thinking about COVID-19…

Bundesliga games under threat as coronavirus spreads

BERLIN (AP) — Calls to scrap the rest of the Bundesliga season are growing as Europe…

Handcuffed Ronaldinho and brother appear in Paraguayan court

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Former soccer star Ronaldinho and his brother were taken in handcuffs to…

Trump Demands Schumer ‘Pay a Severe Price’ for Saying Kavanaugh and Gorsuch Will ‘Pay a Price’

Nicholas Kamm / Getty Images President Donald Trump ripped Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) over…