About those 200,000 customers affected in the Citi hack...

Jun 16, 2011
Turns out it was more like 360,083. That's according to a new update from Citigroup about the attack that took place in May. Citi says it has...
Posted In: Citigroup, hacking

The Cyber Cold War is on

Jun 16, 2011
There have been lots of hacks these last few weeks - lots of hacks into the security networks of military contractors like Lockheed Martin Corp and...
Posted In: China, hacking, security

US questioned China over attack

Jun 15, 2011
In April, the US-based website Change.org launched an online petition regarding China's imprisonment of artist and dissident Ai Weiwei. Soon after...
Posted In: China, hacking, security, state department

LulzSec plays DJ, takes requests

Jun 15, 2011
On today's MTR, we talk about the emerging hacker group known as LulzSec, which recently hacked into the US Senate website after previous attacks ...
Posted In: games, hacking, lulzsec, some stupid with a flare gun

LulzSec hacks the US Senate

Jun 14, 2011
It apparently happened over the weekend and was revealed late yesterday. Senate staffers say that it was a fairly low level attack on the public...
Posted In: hacking, lulzsec, Senate

More Anonymoseurs arrested

Jun 14, 2011
This time, in Turkey. Reuters reports Turkish police got 32 Anonymous members....
Posted In: anonymous, hacking

Bono Mack to introduce hacking transparency bill

Jun 14, 2011
In light of all the attacks on corporate sites in recent months, Rep. Mary Bono Mack (R - Calif.) is circulating a draft of bill that would require...
Posted In: Congress, hacking, House, Law, security

Citibank hack might mean big changes for banks

Jun 10, 2011
Thursday, Federal Deposit Insurance Corp's head Sheila Bair said she might require "banks to strengthen their authentication when a customer logs...
Posted In: Citigroup, FDIC, hacking

Citigroup the latest to be hacked

Jun 9, 2011
I wonder if there's a big wheel somewhere that the hackers spin and whoever it lands on is the one to get hacked. One day it'll be Hostess snack...
Posted In: Citigroup, hacking, security

A token effort to address hacking

Jun 7, 2011
The recent hack into the huge defense contractor Lockheed Martin was accomplished using compromised security tokens from a company called RSA...
Posted In: hacking, RSA, tokens