Big Questions After Cyber Attacks Cripple East CoastThe Internet was under siege, as major sites like Twitter, Netflix, Amazon and Spotify slowed tremendously or simply didn't work.
Bill Would Put Md. At Forefront Of War On Cyber TerrorismA Maryland congressman is pushing hard for changes that would keep us safe, and keep military secrets out of enemy hands.
New Documents Show Cyber Hackers Struck Baltimore Days After RiotsIn the midst of a citywide curfew in the days after the riots, cyber hackers strike Baltimore. An attack shuts down the city website for nearly a day, adding to the mass confusion.
Union: Hackers Have Personnel Data On Every Federal EmployeeThe biggest data breach in government history just got bigger. An employee union claims every single federal worker was hacked, including hundreds of thousands of people in Maryland.
Sony Attack Allegations Grow More HeatedThe war of words between the U.S. and North Korea grows more heated. The communist country now having problems with their own internet after vowing to strike back against White House amid accusations they're behind the Sony cyber attack.
New D.C. Homeland Security Head Targets Cyber AttackChristopher Geldart was welcomed by the threatof heavy rains and tornadoes on his first day as D.C.'s new homeland security director. But as the worst weather skirted the city, Geldart picked up the phone to offer aid to his counterparts in harder-hit Montgomery County, Md., and turned the storm into an internal drill for his own staff.
Pentagon Extends Program To Defend Cyber Networks The Pentagon is extending a pilot program to help protect its prime defense contractors, an effort the Obama administration can use as a model to prevent hackers and hostile nations from breaching networks and stealing sensitive data.
Lockheed Martin Hit By Cyber AttackHackers launched a "significant and tenacious" cyber attack on Lockheed Martin, a major defense contractor holding highly sensitive information, but its secrets remained safe, the company said Saturday.
New Study: Md. Potential Center For Cyber SecurityA new study released by the University of Maryland says Maryland could be a potential center for cyber security.