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Google will start shaming websites for not encrypting connections between the user and the site itself by telling users exactly when they are visiting HTTP sites.
Romanian hacker Guccifer, made famous for exposing the misuse of Hillary Clinton's personal email servers, was sentenced to 52 months in prison for unrelated crimes.
The user data of 43,570,999 subscribers to the Last.fm music site were posted on the pwned repository LeakedSource, according to Softpedia.
This week marks the 25th anniversary of when the WWW was made available to the public. Security experts from Ipswitch, ForgeRock, Barracuda Networks and WhiteHat Security commented below.
Outdated vBulletin forum software is being blamed for the breach of a Grand Theft Auto fan forum called GTAGaming. It marks the second time in two days a gaming forum has been targeted by hackers and that a SQL injection vulnerability is believed to have been exploited.
So much of the focus in cyber security is on securing networks and endpoints that it can be easy to miss the huge vulnerability presented by websites.
Experts offer their thoughts on measuring success when it comes to Phishing.
Some of the online forums maintained by Epic Games, the video game development company behing the Unreal Engine technology and games based on it, have been hacked and their user databases compromised.
A hacker has stolen around 808,000 accounts from two forums run by Epic Games, which makes Unreal Engine.
The SWIFT banking system had a number of high profile hacks earlier this year and execs are now admitting that they ignored security issues until it was too late.
Today, accounting and payroll software provider Sage announced that it has suffered a data breach from a suspected insider attack, possibly leaving the personal information of employees at 280 UK businesses exposed.