Hackers

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Radiohead donates money from leaked music to Extinction Rebellion

Radiohead donate money from stolen music to Extinction Rebellion

Radiohead donate money from stolen music to Extinction Rebellion

The band is releasing a haul of unheard music in aid of the environmental activism group, after they were hacked and asked to pay a ransom.

Friday, October 27, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

The initiative is intended to demonstrate that anyone can be hacked

Internet police train 'Scammer Nanas' to hack their grandkids

London police train 'Scammer Nanas' to hack their grandkids

New initiative from Get Safe Online has converted a group of silver surfers into a crack team of internet ninjas

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Denmark ministry websites hacked following post featuring offensive cartoon

Danish immigration website hacked after minister posts 'terrorist' Prophet Mohammed cartoon

Danish government websites hacked after post featuring Prophet Mohammed cartoon

Immigration minister Inger Stojberg posted a controversial Prophet Mohammed cartoon online before the attack

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Researchers prove hackers could make robots turn violent in shocking video

Researchers prove hackers could make robots turn violent in shocking video

Researchers prove hackers could make robots turn violent in shocking video

Security company IOActive tested 12 devices and found they were all vulnerable to hackers

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Hacker admits stealing data from US military communications system

Birmingham hacker admits stealing huge cache of data from US military system

Birmingham hacker admits stealing huge cache of data from US military system

Sean Caffrey admitted to stealing information about more than 800 users on a satellite communications system as well as data about 30,000 satellite phones

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

Online attack knocks out major French news websites days after Emmanuel Macron admits campaign was hacked

Online attack knocks out major French news websites days after Emmanuel Macron admits campaign was hacked

Online attack knocks out major French news websites Le Monde and Le Figaro

The DDos attack came mere days after Emmanuel Macron admitted his campaign had been hacked

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Microsoft releases emergency patch to cover weakness created by antivirus software

Microsoft releases emergency patch to cover weakness created by antivirus software

Microsoft releases emergency patch to fix weakness created by antivirus software

The tech company's own protection from viruses made Windows 7, 8.1, 10, and RT computers more vulnerable to attack

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

MP report suggest foreign hackers could have crashed EU referendum registration website crash

MPs' report suggest Russian, Chinese hackers could have crashed Brexit website

MPs' report suggest Russian, Chinese hackers could have crashed Brexit website

The Public Administration Committee released a report which suggested hackers might have been responsible for the website crash just before the registration deadline

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too', says former counter-terrorism officer

WhatsApp terror row: 'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too'

'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too'

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has said intelligence services must be able to access relevant information on encrypted messaging services such as WhatsApp, but some believe this would not be safe

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Thursday, January 12, 2017

John McAfee says every country has the power to take down any other

John McAfee: Hackers can cause more damage than a nuclear bomb.. and no-one is safe

John McAfee: Hackers can cause more damage than a nuclear bomb

McAfee says that hacking is the modern-day equivalent of nuclear war 'and no-one has a bomb shelter'