10 February, 2016

This IT security and ethical hacking training bundle is now 98% off – TechSpot


TechSpot
This IT security and ethical hacking training bundle is now 98% off
TechSpot
Ethical hacking may sound like the most contradictory of terms. But the truth is, if you or your company are facing malicious blackhat attacks to your IT system, an ethical hacker might just be your best defense against crippling, long-term damage

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Having Trouble Hacking Government Agencies? Just Call Their Help Desks – The Libertarian Republic


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Having Trouble Hacking Government Agencies? Just Call Their Help Desks
The Libertarian Republic
The hacker that dropped personal data on almost 30,000 employees from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), obtained the information by simply calling the agencies' support desks. Federal agencies …
US officials trivialize impact of Department of Justice hackingThe Hoops News
Hacker group just doxxed 22000 FBI employeesBGR
Hackers release huge list of FBI employeesIrish Examiner

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VC Firm Social Capital Opens Up Its ‘Magic 8-Ball’ Growth Hacking Tools For Any Startup To Use – Forbes


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VC Firm Social Capital Opens Up Its 'Magic 8-Ball' Growth Hacking Tools For Any Startup To Use
Forbes
user-retention-by-cohort When meal delivery service Sprig took on venture firm Social Capital as a new investor in the spring of 2015, the startup knew it was growing fast, but couldn't always pinpoint why. Its marketing team consisted of one intern.

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New Case Suggests the FBI Shared Data from Its Mass Hacking Campaign with the UK – Motherboard


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New Case Suggests the FBI Shared Data from Its Mass Hacking Campaign with the UK
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The largest law enforcement hacking operation to date hit computers as far afield as the US, Greece and Chile. Now, it looks like a case in the UK might have been part of the same FBI-led operation too. On Friday, a West London man who accessed the

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FDA presses medical device makers to OK good faith hacking – Christian Science Monitor


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FDA presses medical device makers to OK good faith hacking
Christian Science Monitor
The Food and Drug Administration wants manufacturers to allow independent security researchers to hunt for potentially life-threatening vulnerabilities. So far, few companies are willing. By J.M. Porup, Contributor February 10, 2016. Save for later Saved.

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How to hack Facebook!!! ; This Facebook hacking tool comes with its own risks – Techworm


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How to hack Facebook!!! ; This Facebook hacking tool comes with its own risks
Techworm
We get a lot of queries on how to hack a Facebook page or how to hack my girlfriends Facebook account? Another one is my boyfriend is cheating on me, how do I hack his Facebook account? We always tell these guys that we dont indulge in black hat …

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How Tech Startup Founders Are Hacking Immigration – Bloomberg


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How Tech Startup Founders Are Hacking Immigration
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How Tech Startup Founders Are Hacking Immigration. Forty-four percent of Silicon Valley startups have an immigrant founder. Many tell horror stories. Ellen Huet ellenhuet · Bloomberg Businessweek Reprints. February 10, 2016 — 5:00 AM PST. Share on …

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Hacking gold in Hearthstone? You’re probably just hacking yourself – The Guardian


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Hacking gold in Hearthstone? You're probably just hacking yourself
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Security researchers Symantec report that cybercriminals are disguising malware as cheating add-ons for Blizzard's wildly popular collectible card game. Software which claims to be able to provide help in playing matches, win games, or even magic up

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Sparkle app updater exposes many Mac apps to hacking – SlashGear


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Sparkle app updater exposes many Mac apps to hacking
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In the age before app stores, at least on Windows PCs and Macs, people got their software directly from vendors or third party download sites. App markets, however, gave birth to the idea of a single canonical repository where people can get not only

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9 February, 2016

Gregg Popovich hates hacking, ‘but I’m gonna do it’ – ESPN (blog)


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Gregg Popovich hates hacking, 'but I'm gonna do it'
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MIAMI — The hack-a-player strategy remains a hot topic around the NBA, with The Associated Press reporting the league sent a memo to teams Tuesday clarifying that intentionally fouling a player inbounding the ball would result in a delay of game

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Hacking Gladwell: Welcome To The Era Of Augmented Expertise – Forbes


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Hacking Gladwell: Welcome To The Era Of Augmented Expertise
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A few years ago, author Malcolm Gladwell posited an idea that has since been scooped up and co-opted by the self-help circuit as universal truth: The idea that if anyone spends ten thousand hours doing most anything, they'll become an expert at it.

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How Scientists Are ‘Hacking’ the Body to Override Jet Lag – Condé Nast Traveler


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How Scientists Are 'Hacking' the Body to Override Jet Lag
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Dr. Jamie Zeitzer, an assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the Stanford University School of Medicine and the senior author of the study, likened it to a kind of “biological hacking.” The body typically adjusts to a new time
Jet-lag can be prevented by 'hacking' body clock with light, scientists findTelegraph.co.uk
Jet lag can be prevented by “hacking” body clock with light, New StudyCanada News

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Dridex Hacker Latest ‘Gray Hat’ To Seek Justice; Internet Vigilantes Target ISIS, Botnets, Other Online Threats – International Business Times


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Dridex Hacker Latest 'Gray Hat' To Seek Justice; Internet Vigilantes Target ISIS, Botnets, Other Online Threats
International Business Times
An unknown security researcher is widely believed to have hacked the hackers, and is now using one of the Internet's biggest crime machines for good. And now, just like Gotham City supports the Caped Crusader, the Internet security community is

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How ‘Memory Hacking’ Is Becoming a Reality – Gizmodo


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How 'Memory Hacking' Is Becoming a Reality
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Tomorrow, Wednesday February 10, NOVA's “Memory Hackers” introduces viewers to cutting-edge science and the memory researchers who are leading the way, including psychologists who can plant false memories in patients, and neuroscientists who can …

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Russian gangs using sophisticated hacking technique to make unlimited cash withdrawls – Neowin


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Russian gangs using sophisticated hacking technique to make unlimited cash withdrawls
Neowin
Another gang using sophisticated techniques to steal from banks is a group known as GCMAN, who are hacking into banks by taking over HR or accounting workstations and purposefully crashing business software in order to bring an IT administrator to the …
Metel APT hacking group rolls back ATM transactions to dupe banksZDNet
Clever bank hack allowed crooks to make unlimited ATM withdrawalsArs Technica
Hackers Rob Millions From Dozens Of BanksTechWeekEurope UK
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Hackers Found a Way to Make Furbies Even Creepier – Gizmodo


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Hackers Found a Way to Make Furbies Even Creepier
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Furby hacking is a well-documented hobby dating back to the toy's original release in the late 1990s. Entire web 1.0 websites depict how to hack a Furby, and feature detailed illustrations of the gruesome dissections, floating Furby heads that read you

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Hacking is the new ‘cool’ for UK teenagers – ITProPortal


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Hacking is the new 'cool' for UK teenagers
ITProPortal
In addition, Kaspersky Lab found that a third of its respondents would be impressed if a friend hacked a bank's website and replaced the homepage with a cartoon, while one in ten would be impressed if a friend hacked the air traffic control systems of

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South Africa next on Anonymous anti-corruption hacking list – Times LIVE


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South Africa next on Anonymous anti-corruption hacking list
Times LIVE
So far Rwanda and Uganda have already been hacked, according to Softpedia. In Rwanda the collective apparently hacked the Broadband Systems Corporation (BSC). BSC provides video conferencing software to Rwanda's local government – and the …

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Learn security and ethical hacking via IT certification training – Pocket-lint.com


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Learn security and ethical hacking via IT certification training
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The time has never been better to enter the Information Technology field, with demand for high-level security professionals rising as the evolution of malicious hackers intensifies. If IT and digital security interest you, Pocket-lint has put together

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Jet-lag can be prevented by ‘hacking’ body clock with light, scientists find – Telegraph.co.uk


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Jet-lag can be prevented by 'hacking' body clock with light, scientists find
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Dr Zeitzer said it was a kind of "biological hacking" that fools the brain the day has started earlier. Researchers recruited 39 participants ranging in age from 19 to 36 and synchronised their sleep routine so they were going to bed and waking up at

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Lee elections website hacking involves elections supervisor candidate – The News-Press


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Lee elections website hacking involves elections supervisor candidate
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State law enforcement officials served a search warrant Monday morning in the investigation of two men accused of hacking the Lee County supervisor of elections website. “There was an attempted hacking of the website, but this is an ongoing

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8 February, 2016

OPINION: NBA basketball should hack the hacking – Western Herald

OPINION: NBA basketball should hack the hacking
Western Herald
Labeled “hacking,” this tactic has made free throw percentage an even more important part of the game. As a result of hacking, defensive studs and glass cleaning bigs like Andre Drummond, Dwight Howard and DeAndre Jordan are becoming more of a …

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National Security Agency merging offensive, defensive hacking operations – Reuters


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National Security Agency merging offensive, defensive hacking operations
Reuters
WASHINGTON The U.S. National Security Agency on Monday outlined a reorganization that will consolidate its spying and domestic cyber-security operations, despite recommendations by a presidential panel that the agency focus solely on espionage.
Here's Why the National Security Agency Is Overhauling its Spy OperationsFortune

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House Oversight presses Kerry to renegotiate cyber controls – The Hill

House Oversight presses Kerry to renegotiate cyber controls
The Hill
In 2013, the State Department agreed to expand the list of restricted technologies to include so-called “intrusion software” — digital hacking and surveillance tools that the agreement's crafters were concerned could be used by to crack down on

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US officials downplay impact of Department of Justice hacking – The Guardian


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US officials downplay impact of Department of Justice hacking
The Guardian
Hackers claimed Sunday night to have stolen sensitive information from some 20,000 people employed by DoJ, including Federal Bureau of Investigation officials, and another 9,000 from DHS. But government sources familiar with the hack said the …
Thousands of FBI and Homeland Security details stolen by hackersTelegraph.co.uk
Hacker dumps data on 10K DHS employees, threatens FBI nextThe Hill
Hacker leaks US Department of Homeland Security officials data, promises FBI is next!Techworm
The Inquisitr -International Business Times
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