|Bitcoin Exchange Says It Was Hacked
Mt. Gox, the Tokyo bitcoin exchange that filed for bankruptcy protection, blamed theft through hacking for its losses and insolvency, and said it was looking into a criminal complaint.
|Will Mt. Gox Take Down Bitcoin?
Mighty Mt. Gox has fallen. Yes, the world’s largest bitcoin exchange has filed for bankruptcy protection in Japan. Mt. Gox says it may have lost nearly $500 million worth of the virtual currency.
|Data-Breach Takes Toll on Target
Retail giant Target will be feeling the financial pain for a while from the theft of credit card numbers and other information from millions of its customers. The data breach comes on top of other woes.
|Cybersecurity Pros Convene at RSA
It began with a kickoff from Captain Kirk himself, Star Trek actor William Shatner, leading to the inevitable quip that this year's RSA Conference would boldly go where no conference has gone before.