Hacking away the hackers... one... at... a... time

Sep 23, 2011
Last night the FBI announced the arrest a 23-year-old Arizona man for allegedly hacking into the Sony's Pictures Entertainment site this past May...
Posted In: hacking, lulzsec

Japanese hack

Sep 19, 2011
Japan discovered a hack into Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., which in recent years has accounted for almost one quarter of the country's defense....
Posted In: Boeing, hacking, Japan

How to make anyone on TV just stop talking

Sep 9, 2011
Granted, you'll need some handiness when it comes to electronics. On Monday's show, we talk to Matt Richardson, a New York hacker who has invented...
Posted In: featured, hacking, tv

WikiLeaks gets hacked. World Irony Association endorses action.

Aug 31, 2011
WikiLeaks is back up although running a bit slow now, this after being the target of a denial of service attack. The attack evidently is a result...
Posted In: hacking, wikileaks

Dorking is the new hacking

Aug 24, 2011
Here's a term for you: dorking. It's how personal information from some 43,000 Yale University students, faculty, staff, and alumni were stolen....
Posted In: dorking, hacking

Texas immigration center accused of massive computer fraud

Aug 22, 2011
An investigation into a Texas immigration center reveals fraud and internal hacking of systems. NextGov conducted the investigation and says...
Posted In: hacking, Immigration, texas

Anonymous attacks BART

Aug 15, 2011
The hacking group got into the website for Bay Area Rapid Transit and stole and exposed personal information on 2400 of the site's 55,000 users....
Posted In: anonymous, hacking, hacktivists

Myspace hack turns out to be nothing

Aug 12, 2011
There was some buzz last night that Myspace, the still extant social networking site recently sold for four empty Coke bottles and a bit of string,...
Posted In: hacking, MySpace

Threat by Anonymous to destroy Facebook on 11/5 is probably a hoax.

Aug 10, 2011
Hogwash, hooey, shenanigans. Yesterday, there were lots of reports of a YouTube video that claimed to be from the anonymous hacking group known as...
Posted In: anonymous, Facebook, hacking

Anonymous continues to have a busy summer

Aug 8, 2011
No dog days of lounging poolside with lemonade for the showboating collective of nameless hackers. They got hacks to hack! 70 sheriff sites have...
Posted In: anonymous, hacking, syria