Hackers Take on Darpa's $10 Million Voting Machine

At this year’s Defcon hacking conference, Darpa brought the beginnings of what it hopes will be impervious...

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This Tesla Mod Turns a Model S Into a Mobile 'Surveillance Station'

The Surveillance Detection Scout can track license plates and faces near your Tesla—with all the privacy concerns that implies.

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Teen Hacker Finds Bugs in School Software That Exposed Millions of Records

Some kids play in a band after school. Bill Demirkapi hacked two education software giants.

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Inside the Hidden World of Elevator Phone Phreaking

Eavesdropping, reprogramming, talking to strangers: Welcome to the harmless and not-so-harmless fun of hacking elevator call boxes.

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Trump’s Intel Vacancies Put Americans in Danger

Sue Gordon’s departure is the latest sign that US national security might be stretching its leaders too thin—and risks putting the wrong people into roles that American lives depend...

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