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Hacker Alleges Neighbor of Framing

Hacker Alleges Neighbor of Framing

A Blaine, Minn., man in jail for hacking into his neighbor’s Wi-Fi network is accusing his neighbor of framing him for the crime. Barry Ardolf originally admitted to using his… Read more »

Hacker Breaches Iowa Restaurant Patrons' Accounts

Hacker Breaches Iowa Restaurant Patrons' Accounts

Police are urging central Iowans to keep track of their bank accounts after more than a dozen patrons of a local Mexican restaurant had their bank accounts accessed by a… Read more »

FBI’s Gordon Snow Testifies on Cyber Threats

FBI’s Gordon Snow Testifies on Cyber Threats

Assistant director for the cyber division of the FBI, Gordon Snow, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee’s subcommittee on crime and terrorism this week to talk about how the bureau… Read more »

Hacker 'Fdf' Takes Credit for Barracuda Networks SQL Injection Attack ‎

Hacker 'Fdf' Takes Credit for Barracuda Networks SQL Injection Attack ‎

A hacker broke into a Barracuda Networks database and obtained names and email addresses of some of the company’s employees, channel partners and sales leads. The hacker, who called himself… Read more »

EMC Acquires NetWitness

EMC Acquires NetWitness

IT company EMC today announced its acquisition of NetWitness, a security analysis corporation based in Reston, Va. NetWitness will become part of RSA, a security division of EMC. Combining the… Read more »

Hack at Home Shopping Network Exposes Customer Info

Hack at Home Shopping Network Exposes Customer Info

The Home Shopping Network is warning its customers of a recent incident that could have exposed their names and emails to an unknown hacker. In an email to customers obtained… Read more »

Audit Reveals NASA Computers Vulnerable to Hackers

Audit Reveals NASA Computers Vulnerable to Hackers

NASA’s inspector general has warned that computer servers used by the space agency to control spacecraft are vulnerable to cyber attacks, according to AFP. An audit of NASA‘s network security… Read more »

China Main Suspect behind Aussie Gov't Hack

China Main Suspect behind Aussie Gov't Hack

A cyber attack that targeted at least 10 parliamentary computers in Australia, including one of Prime Minister Julia Gillard, has suspected ties to Chinese hackers, according to Herald Sun. Government… Read more »

Moscow Hacker Gets Time for Billboard Porno Prank

Moscow Hacker Gets Time for Billboard Porno Prank

A hacker who uploaded pornography onto a video billboard in Moscow has been jailed for one and a half years, according to BBC News. Igor Blinnikov, 40, uploaded the video… Read more »

Embezzling Hacker Couple Gets Prison Time

Embezzling Hacker Couple Gets Prison Time

On the heels of the crooked husband-wife team who made $1.5 million off defrauding eBay customer, a judge has sentenced yet another married couple to 18 months in prison for… Read more »

35K Chinese Websites Hacked in 2010

35K Chinese Websites Hacked in 2010

Tens of thousands of websites in China were attacked by hackers in 2010, including 4,635 government websites, according to a report released by the National Computer Network Emergency Response Technical… Read more »

Hacker Pleads Guilty to Breaching NASA Servers

Hacker Pleads Guilty to Breaching NASA Servers

A Texan who was accused of a stealing more than a quarter-million dollars from a subsidiary of e-commerce company Digital River Inc. by redirecting electronic payment transfers to his own… Read more »

Missouri Ski Resort Hit by Hackers

Missouri Ski Resort Hit by Hackers

A Missouri ski resort has been hit by a little more than the usual downfall of snow: hackers. Snow Creek ski resort in Weston and many of its credit card… Read more »

Maine-based Jeweler Gets Hacked

Maine-based Jeweler Gets Hacked

Police in Maine are investigating a security breach of a jewelry company’s computer system that potentially exposed  thousands of credit and debit card numbers, The Associated Press reports. The Maine… Read more »

China Denies Involvement in Cyber Attack against Canada

China Denies Involvement in Cyber Attack against Canada

China today rejected reports suggesting it was behind a January cyber attack on the Canadian government that breached the Treasury Board and Finance Department and forced their websites offline, according… Read more »

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