Democratic officials were urged to begin encrypting their communications in the weeks before thousands of internal party emails were published online by WikiLeaks, Vanity Fair reported Friday.
The campaign manager for a Republican member of Congress voiced concerns this week after damaging documents concerning a Democratic opponent were leaked online as voters in Pennsylvania prepare to hit the polls.
The White House said Friday that the Iranian navy’s behavior was “not acceptable” in causing two close encounters with U.S. war ships in the Persian Gulf.
A pair of dangerously close encounters between the Iranian and U.S. navies in the Persian Gulf this week have raised fresh questions about Tehran’s intentions, a year after Obama administration officials hoped the much-touted nuclear deal would moderate the behavior of the Islamic republic and its military.
The United States and Russia on Friday renewed efforts to secure a military and humanitarian cooperation agreement for war-torn Syria as conditions on the ground continued to deteriorate after months of hesitation, missed deadlines and failed attempts to forge a nationwide truce.
Congress urged to investigate security concerns raised by Apple flaws used by ‘digital arms dealers’
Rep. Ted Lieu, who has a degree is computer science, urged his colleagues Thursday to hold a hearing on mobile phone security after Apple rushed to repair critical iPhone vulnerabilities reportedly being leveraged by state-sponsored hackers.
Vice President Joseph R. Biden said Thursday that he expects President Obama to close the military detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, before leaving office in January.
Kurdish militants on Friday attacked a police checkpoint in southeast Turkey with an explosives-laden truck, killing at least 11 police officers and wounding 78 other people, officials and the state-run news agency said.
Apple urged iPhone owners Thursday to update their devices after security researchers revealed how foreign hackers used previously unknown vulnerabilities to target a well-known human rights activist.
A 76-year-old veteran committed suicide Sunday in the parking lot of New York Veterans Affairs hospital, police said.
Social media companies including Facebook and Twitter are “consciously failing” at keeping its services free from extremist content as terror groups like the Islamic State continue to use those platforms for recruitment purposes, British lawmakers said Thursday.
France and India on Thursday each dismissed security concerns raised by the recent publication of documents involving Scorpene-class submarines currently being constructed in Mumbai by a French naval contractor.