Hackers infiltrated a small Massachusetts city's school computers, then swiped the data only to return it for $10,000 in bitcoin . The Leominster Public Schools were broadsided when they learned of the extortion payment to regain possession of their pilfered data and email. Paula Deacon,
Kanye West is back to being himself. In a nearly two-hour interview posted to his YouTube page , the rapper and fashion designer sounded off on everything from his 2016 breakdown to his feelings about politics to his feud with longtime friend Jay-Z. In his conversation with media personality
"School system was not locked down as they should have been," says police chief.
In the death of an anonymous online space known as the dark web investigators say it DuPage County woman's right from weighs in serious danger. In January of this year Tina Jones had gone and this web site. Pose a no strike international. Tina Jones investigators say had been jilted by a Mary co
An Illinois woman is suspected of moving through the shadows of the dark web to carry out a sinister murder-for-hire plot, even using cryptocurrency to mask her identity. Tina Jones, 31, of Des Plaines, Illinois, allegedly paid a dark web company more than $10,000 via bitcoin in January to have the
The city of Atlanta's computer network was targeted today by hackers demanding ransom, prompting an investigation by the FBI and the Department of Homeland Security, officials said. "The city of Atlanta has experienced a ransomware cyber attack," Richard Cox, the city's chief operating officer,
The TAKE with Rick Klein In this year of political turmoil — one that figures to be defined by the opposition to President Donald Trump — the first congressional incumbent to go down could well be a Democrat. Rep. Dan Lipinski, D-Ill., is in real danger of losing the nomination for his own seat in
President Donald Trump signed an executive order that prohibits Americans from dealing in any form of digital currency from Venezuela on Monday, a day before that country's launch of a state-owned cryptocurrency called the "petro." The executive order prohibits "all transactions related to,
ABC's Rebecca Jarvis explains what we know about Satoshi Nakamoto, created with creating the digital currency.