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Porn site breached in hack attack

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The personal details of more than 73,000 users of porn site Digital Playground have been stolen by hackers....
Porn site breached in hack attack

How to Send Sensitive Information Via Email

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Need to share some private data but don't want to risk a hack attack? Free service OneShar.es offers secure, self-destructing email....
How to Send Sensitive Information Via Email

Sony Fined Nearly $400,000 By U.K. Data Protection Watchdog For 2011 PlayStation Network Hack

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Sony has been fined by the U.K.’s data protection watchdog for the April 2011 data breach of the PlayStation Network which compromised the personal details of millions of users. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has fined the company close to $400,000 (£250,000) for the breach, describing it as “a serious...
Sony Fined Nearly $400,000 By U.K. Data Protection Watchdog For 2011 PlayStation Network Hack

Chinese Scientists Don’t Want to Lose Google, Survey Finds

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Google and China may not be fighting over science, but their feud could have unintended negative consequences for researchers in the rising power. A Nature News survey of Chinese scientists found that 84 percent of them thought losing access to Google would “somewhat or significantly” hurt their work process....
Chinese Scientists Don’t Want to Lose Google, Survey Finds

Lessons from the hack attack on The New York Times

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The New York Times' description of a cyberespionage campaign waged against the news media company by Chinese hackers demonstrates the importance of assuming criminals will eventually break into a computer system, and the best defense is to detect the intrusion as soon as possible. Last week, The Times disclosed...
Lessons from the hack attack on The New York Times

Players at risk from game store hack

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People who use the popular Origin online store are at risk from a hack attack that swaps games for malicious code, find researchers....
Players at risk from game store hack

The Twitter Hack Attack That Wasn't

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Anonymous hackers claimed responsibility for leaking 55,000 hacked Twitter accounts on Tuesday. But a closer look revealed about half were duplicates and that most had been suspended by Twitter....
The Twitter Hack Attack That Wasn't

RT @JesseNewhart: WHOA That Huge China Hack Attack Broke Into Google's Super-Secret Password System http://bit.ly/blLBwM

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RT @JesseNewhart: WHOA That Huge China Hack Attack Broke Into Google's Super-Secret Password System http://bit.ly/blLBwM

Korea Hack Sees 8.7 Million Customer's Details Sold To Telemarketers

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News updates all day from Fast Company.South Korea's KT Telecom has suffered a protracted months-long hack attack that has seen hackers gain access to 8.7 million of its customers--about half its entire user base. Names, ID numbers and phone numbers were taken by the hackers and then sold to telemarketers....
Korea Hack Sees 8.7 Million Customer's Details Sold To Telemarketers
Hack attack: Microsoft confirms bigwigs' Xbox Live accounts compromised

RT @JesseNewhart: WHOA That Huge China Hack Attack Broke Into Google's Super-Secret Password System http://bit.ly/blLBwM

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RT @JesseNewhart: WHOA That Huge China Hack Attack Broke Into Google's Super-Secret Password System http://bit.ly/blLBwM

Anonymous May Have Completely Destroyed This Military Law Firm [Hackers]

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Anonymous' gutting of Puckett & Faraj, the firm that defended the Marines behind the Haditha Killing, might have been more than a major embarrassment. The hack attack might have killed the group entirely. More »...
Anonymous May Have Completely Destroyed This Military Law Firm [Hackers]

Yahoo gives all clear sign after hack attack

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Company blames hack on contributor network, says compromised information was provided by writers who joined Associated Content prior to May 2010. [Read more]...
Yahoo gives all clear sign after hack attack

Yahoo hack leaks 450,000 passwords

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Usernames and unencrypted passwords posted online after hack attack on Yahoo Voice networkMore than 450,000 usernames and unencrypted passwords appear to have been stolen from Yahoo Voice, a user-contribution services on Yahoo's network, and posted online.Similar attacks have been reported separately against other online services, including Android Forums and Formspring,...
Yahoo hack leaks 450,000 passwords

Cleaning house after a hack attack

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How The New York Times tackled its hack attack...
Cleaning house after a hack attack

2012's worst security exploits, fails and blunders

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A fool and his feeble p@$$w0rd are soon rooted, but if 2012 has proven anything, it's that even the most cautious security-minded souls need to double down on their protective practices, and think about the best ways to mitigate damage if the worst happens in our increasingly cloud-connected world....
2012's worst security exploits, fails and blunders
Mobile: Why It Pays to Submit to Hackers

Virgin Media suffers hack attack

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Virgin Media takes its website offline after an attack by hacktivists angered by The Pirate Bay access ban....
Virgin Media suffers hack attack

N Korea says US 'behind hack attack'

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North Korea accuses the US and its allies of attacks on its internet servers, amid tensions on the peninsula....
N Korea says US 'behind hack attack'

Security blogger's latest whodunit comes with a twist

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Security blogger Brian Krebs is used to helping journalists explain the latest hack attack, and there have been plenty lately affecting the likes of Evernote, Twitter, Facebook, Apple and Microsoft. He isn't used to being the story himself. Such was the case this week when a denial of service...
Security blogger's latest whodunit comes with a twist

Twitter detects and shuts down password data hack in progress

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Twitter engineers shut down what they described as an "extremely sophisticated" hack attack on its network that exposed the cryptographically protected password data and login tokens for 250,000 users. In a blog post published late Friday afternoon, company officials said affected passwords and tokens have been reset and e-mails...
Twitter detects and shuts down password data hack in progress
Celeb Hack Attack! Finances for Ashton Kutcher, Beyonce and Other Celebs Leaked

Jeep Joins Burger King in Getting Twitter Hacked

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Jeep became the second corporate victim of Twitter hacking Tuesday, following a hack attack on Burger King's account....
Jeep Joins Burger King in Getting Twitter Hacked

Pussy Riot court website attacked

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The website of a Moscow court that sentenced three members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot is back online after a hack attack....
Pussy Riot court website attacked

Indian Navy probes hack attack

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The Indian Navy is investigating after a hacking attack on the country's Eastern Naval Command....
Indian Navy probes hack attack

Federal Reserve confirms hack attack

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The US's central bank confirms data was stolen from its systems by hackers, but does not confirm if the incident was that claimed by Anonymous....
Federal Reserve confirms hack attack

Millions hit in Yahoo Japan hack

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Up to 22 million login names may have been stolen during a hack attack on Yahoo Japan, the web firm warns....
Millions hit in Yahoo Japan hack

Hack attack from the clouds

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Cloud computing may sound fluffy and benign, but some are discovering the dangers inherent in using these on-demand services....
Hack attack from the clouds

NBC Web site back up after hack attack

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The site has since recovered after being hit yesterday by the Citadel Trojan, a form of malware that hunts for IDs and passwords. [Read more]...
NBC Web site back up after hack attack

Apple: Employee computers were targeted in hack attack

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Apple today said that hackers targeted some of its employee's machines as part of the same attacks against a number of companies. [Read more]...
Apple: Employee computers were targeted in hack attack
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