Security

Heading to a game at MSG? Clear security system lets you skip the line with your fingerprint

The next time you head to Madison Square Garden to catch a Knicks game, you’ll be able to skip the long line outside with just a scan of your finger, thanks to the tech security company called Clear. Clear is already available at Yankee Stadium and Citi Field, as well as major airports like JFK,...

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 11:10am

Here's who got hit by the Petya ransomware attack and how it could get you next

Another cyber attack, called Petya, was wreaking havoc on computer systems from Ukraine to the United State, grinding business to a halt at some of the world’s largest companies. Law enforcement still hasn't found a kill switch for this latest ransomware virus, called Petya, that demands...

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 6:03pm

Boston police amp up concert security after explosion at Ariana Grande showin UK

Boston police are increasing security patrols at concerts and sporting events in the wake of an apparent terror attack during an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, Monday night. An explosion detonated at the Manchester Arena in an attack that officials are treating as a terror incident...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 5:09pm

Target in $18.5 million multi-state settlement over data breach

Target Corp on Tuesday agreed to pay $18.5 million to settle claims by 47 states and the District of Columbia and resolve a multi-state investigation into the retailer's massive data breach in late 2013. The investigation — led by the Attorneys General of Connecticut and Illinois...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 3:15pm

Trump's Mar-a-Lago is an easy target for hackers

Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort and three other Trump Organization properties have poor online security and are highly vulnerable to attacks by hackers, an investigation has found. Reporters from ProPublica and Gizmodo tested internet security at the properties using a two-foot handheld...

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 6:14pm

Russian photographer may have breached Oval Office security

Yesterday, a meeting took place in the Oval Office that would give pause to even the small number of Americans who still don't feel like they're living in a John le Carre spy novel. One day after dismissing FBI Director James Comey, who was heading the investigation into collusion between...

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 1:48pm