October 2009

31 October, 2009

Barbados makes the belly happy – Los Angeles Times

Barbados makes the belly happy
Los Angeles Times
Drive along any major roadway around noontime on a Sunday, and you'll see vendors hacking off the tops of coconuts with machetes. (You will also wonder how

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Microsoft Acts Against Hacking – SK Gaming (blog)

Microsoft Acts Against Hacking
SK Gaming (blog)
However, the banning of accounts due to hacking of the Xbox 360 consoles causes an indefinite ban with no appeals due to their “thorough investigations”.

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30 October, 2009

Lofgren: Ethics Report Leak Result of Hacking – U.S. News & World Report


Washington Post
Lofgren: Ethics Report Leak Result of Hacking
U.S. News & World Report
The chairwoman of the House Committee on Standards of Official Conduct—commonly called the Ethics Committee—took to the floor of the House
Ethics committee internal report gets outThe Associated Press
Congressional ethics report leaks, revealing namesPhiladelphia Inquirer
Dicks denies wrongdoing in leaked ethics probeSeattle Times
Politico -ChattahBox
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Another Job Board Hacked – CollegeRecruiter.com (blog)

Another Job Board Hacked
CollegeRecruiter.com (blog)
The job board operated by UK newspaper The Guardian was reportedly hacked this past weekend and about 500000 resumes and other information valuable to

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Software professional gets one year RI for hacking PIB account – Times of India

Software professional gets one year RI for hacking PIB account
Times of India
of rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs 5000 slapped on him by a special CBI court in Chennai for hacking the internet account being held by the PIB.

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Spam King To Pay $711 Million To Facebook – BrickHouse Security Blog

Spam King To Pay $711 Million To Facebook
BrickHouse Security Blog
He is charged with hacking into user's accounts and sending out phony messages and posts trying to make money from the users (which apparently he made tons

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BBC Watchdog Reveals UK Wireless Hotspots Vulnerable to Hacking – ISPReview UK

BBC Watchdog Reveals UK Wireless Hotspots Vulnerable to Hacking
ISPReview UK
including BT Openzone , The Cloud and T-Mobile , are vulnerable to hacking attacks. Internet security firm Garlik states that, over the last year,

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Wi-Fi hotspots vulnerable to hacking says bbc’s Watchdog – Web User

Wi-Fi hotspots vulnerable to hacking says bbc's Watchdog
Web User
The programme claimed that it used hacking equipment easily available to the public to hijack wireless traffic at several hotspots on trains and in airport

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Tech Know: How to hack a handset – BBC News


BBC News
Tech Know: How to hack a handset
BBC News
One of the groups involved in the hacking challenge was from mobile developer Future Platforms. Last year it walked away with the Best Overall Prototype for

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N Korea blamed for cyber attacks – Aljazeera.net


Aljazeera.net
N Korea blamed for cyber attacks
Aljazeera.net
According to the agency, initial investigations showed the attacks appeared aimed only at paralysing access to the sites, rather than hacking into secure

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Water crisis called worst in state’s history – Enterprise-Record

Water crisis called worst in state's history
Enterprise-Record
CHICO — The future of California will see a shift from water extraction to balancing the needs of the environment with the

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Workshop on ‘Ethical Hacking and Information Security’ organized at BBSBEC – PunjabNewsline.com


PunjabNewsline.com
Workshop on 'Ethical Hacking and Information Security' organized at BBSBEC
PunjabNewsline.com
Sangeet Chopra from Kyrion Digital Securities shared valuable information on Email Hacking, System Hacking, Network Hacking and Trojans etc.

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Ethics panel starts probes of 2 Dems, gets hacked – The Associated Press


Washington Post
Ethics panel starts probes of 2 Dems, gets hacked
The Associated Press
D-Calif., went to the microphone to announce that a confidential weekly report of the committee from July had leaked out in a case of "cyber-hacking.
Ethics panel to probe Reps. Maxine Waters, Laura RichardsonPolitico
Democratic Ethical ZingerWHIO Radio
Cyber attack puts ethics document in hands of reporterThe Hill

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Who’s Listening In? CBS 6 Special Report on Cell Phone Hacking – WTVR

Who's Listening In? CBS 6 Special Report on Cell Phone Hacking
WTVR
If you own a cell phone, this is a report you've got to see. RICHMOND – Cell phone traffic is busier than any downtown street corner.

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Ethics committee internal report gets out – The Associated Press


Washington Post
Ethics committee internal report gets out
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON — A confidential weekly report of the House ethics committee found its way to an Internet site in a case of "cyber-hacking," the committee's
Ethics panel to probe Reps. Maxine Waters, Laura RichardsonPolitico
Cyber attack puts ethics document in hands of reporterThe Hill

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Bioshock 2 Hands-on Preview – Gamespy.com


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29 October, 2009

A Peek At Bioshock 2: Where Good Ideas Turn Monstrous – Kotaku Australia


SCRAWL (blog)
A Peek At Bioshock 2: Where Good Ideas Turn Monstrous
Kotaku Australia
A major change to how you progress through the game has to do with hacking. When you hack circuitry, no longer does the action pause for you to complete the
BioShock 2 Hands-On PreviewCVG Online
'BioShock 2' Hands-on Preview – Something Old, Something NewMTV.com
Hands-on: BioShock 2Joystiq (blog)
San Jose Mercury News -Destructoid -GameZone
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Arizona Safety Selects Alts Managers – Money Management Letter

Arizona Safety Selects Alts Managers
Money Management Letter
Jim Hacking, executive director, said the joint fund with StepStone was made to identify and acquire private equity and venture capital in secondary markets
Arizona Public Safety commits to 2, hires 1Pensions & Investments

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BioShock 2 Hands-On Preview – CVG Online


SCRAWL (blog)
BioShock 2 Hands-On Preview
CVG Online
Then you can hack nearby security bots to fight on your side, and set security cams to be triggered by enemies. The new remote hacking gun lets you hack
'BioShock 2' Hands-on Preview – Something Old, Something NewMTV.com
Hands-on: BioShock 2Joystiq (blog)
Bioshock 2 preview: A return trip to RaptureSan Jose Mercury News
Destructoid -GameZone -G4 TV
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More money recovered in hacking theft from Cumberland County Redevelopment … – PennLive.com

More money recovered in hacking theft from Cumberland County Redevelopment
PennLive.com
The Cumberland County Redevelopment Authority has recovered another $74000 of the more than $479000 that a computer hacker

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‘BioShock 2′ Hands-on Preview – Something Old, Something New – MTV.com


Destructoid
'BioShock 2' Hands-on Preview – Something Old, Something New
MTV.com
I know there are a number of players out there that loved the hacking minigame in "BioShock" one. I did. Hell, I hacked every damn thing in sight.
Hands-on: BioShock 2Joystiq (blog)
# of Players:1 playerG4 TV
BioShock 2 through the eyes of Big DaddyDestructoid
Game Daily -Destructoid
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Hands-on: BioShock 2 – Joystiq (blog)


Technabob (blog)
Hands-on: BioShock 2
Joystiq (blog)
Our favorite was the remote hacking dart. As its name suggests, this gizmo can be fired at any hackable electronics (turrets, door controls, etc.
BioShock 2 through the eyes of Big DaddyDestructoid
BioShock 2: New Details EmergeGame Daily
Partying like it's 1959 in BioShock 2's multiplayerDestructoid

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Exploring BioShock 2 through the eyes of the Big Daddy – Destructoid


Destructoid
Exploring BioShock 2 through the eyes of the Big Daddy
Destructoid
For example, there's no longer the Pipe Dream hacking game. In place of that is a meter with a needle that moves left to right. You need to stop the needle

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Microsoft warns Windows 7 users that popular ‘upgrade hack’ is illegal – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk
Microsoft warns Windows 7 users that popular 'upgrade hack' is illegal
Telegraph.co.uk
Microsoft has told computer users not to not to try hacking upgrade copies of Windows 7 to get a full copy of the operating system on their PC.
Microsoft: Hacking Windows 7 upgrades for installing full version is illegalTopNews United States
Microsoft counters Windows 7 upgrade hack adviceRegister

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Dr. Ali Jahangiri Publishes Guide to Hacking Techniques & Countermeasures – Newswire Today (press release)

Dr. Ali Jahangiri Publishes Guide to Hacking Techniques & Countermeasures
Newswire Today (press release)
Dr. Ali Jahangiri, a world-renowned information technology (IT) expert, brings us the next must-have in IT training: Live Hacking, the definitive and

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