| Aug 3, 2013
In an industry with a lot of new competition, Belcamp-based SafeNet is a cybersecurity old hand: It's celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.
To put that into context: SafeNet predates the World Wide Web.
The company, founded with a focus on...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 8:44 AM
One of the four Columbia teens charged in what police ruled as the attempted murder of a cab driver in March has pleaded guilty in connection with the crime, marking the first judgment in the case.
Khalid Khaheim Woods, 19, of the 9200 block of...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 2:57 PM
First The New York Times; now the Canton Kayak Club?
The website for the group of urban paddling enthusiasts was the victim of an apparent hacking Wednesday and Thursday, bearing an image of a man on a horse with a spear and the messages "NO WAR!" and...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 2:28 PM
Federal agents in Baltimore seized 36 commercial websites on Monday as part of an international operation to stop fraudulent online sales this holiday season, alleging that the sites have been selling counterfeit goods — including athletic gear...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 5:48 PM
A full-time engineering professor at Morgan State University was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday in an alleged scheme to defraud the National Science Foundation of hundreds of thousands of dollars in grant funding.
Manoj Kumar Jha, 45, who...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 11:50 AM
The venture capitalists at Accel Partners fly around the world to find hot companies ripe for investment. The Silicon Valley-based firm was the first major investor in Facebook years ago, and its portfolio is a Who's Who of fast-growing technology...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 12:45 PM
A team of Howard County high school seniors took home honors lost week in a competition geared toward educating students about cybersecurity and offering practical experience when it comes to defending computers from hackers.
The six students, five...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 1:48 PM
MEET THE CANDIDATES
When Marylanders head to the polls Nov. 6, they will elect members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives in addition to casting their ballots for president. Dozens of people are running for a chance to represent the...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Under growing pressure over recently disclosed surveillance programs, the head of the National Security Agency told lawmakers Tuesday that gathering telephone data and monitoring Internet use has helped to disrupt more than 50 "potential terrorist events"...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:00 PM
More than a decade ago, I ordered a book from a publisher specializing in technical books. I then received notice that my credit card information, along with hundreds of others, had been compromised by an Internet hacker who had penetrated the publisher's...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 10:36 AM
The Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland is warning against online fraud by scammers pretending to be a legitimate business website.
The BBB said that a fictitious business has been operating under the web address Overstockcloseoutstock.com,...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 1:56 PM
The Baltimore Sun's editorial, "Fight cyber attacks, not privacy" (May 3) does readers a true disservice by perpetuating several myths about this critical issue.
The Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) is simple, allowing the American...