January 2010

31 January, 2010

China hacking: Cabinet Secy to meet IT experts – Indian Express

China hacking: Cabinet Secy to meet IT experts
Indian Express
Cabinet Secretary KM Chandrasekhar has called a meeting of information technology (IT) and security experts next month to formulate a response to cyber

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Hacking cable modems for fun, profit, jail time – Ars Technica

Hacking cable modems for fun, profit, jail time
Ars Technica
Matthew Delorey was a 26-year old with a business plan: selling hacked cable modems.
FBI Arrests Another Cable Modem HackerDslreports

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MNIT annual festival ends on a high note – Times of India

MNIT annual festival ends on a high note
Times of India
A workshop on 'ethical hacking' saw participation by a good number of students. A team of IT experts gave a presentation on the different forms of hacking

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Attacks on social networking sites up 70% – Financial Times

Attacks on social networking sites up 70%
Financial Times
Users of social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter have suffered a 70 per cent increase in spam and hacking attacks

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China engaged in concerted hack on UK – Tech Eye


Tech Eye
China engaged in concerted hack on UK
Tech Eye
The Chinese government is engaged in a concerted hacking attack on companies in the UK, according to a leaked MI5 report. The Sunday Times, which has seen

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30 January, 2010

China bugs and burgles Britain – Times Online


Times Online
China bugs and burgles Britain
Times Online
Earlier this month the United States demanded that China investigate a sophisticated hacking attack on Google and a further 30 American companies from
Britain accuses China of bugging businessesInquirer.net

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Congressional Web Sites Hacked by Brazilian Group – PC Magazine

Congressional Web Sites Hacked by Brazilian Group
PC Magazine
A separate hacking incident in August 2009 affected GovTrends sites. In that case House employees did not change the default passwords on the site.

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Local utilities step up anti-hacking efforts – istockAnalyst.com (press release)

Local utilities step up anti-hacking efforts
istockAnalyst.com (press release)
Jan. 30–The threat of hackers is serious business, say local utility infrastructure operators, who add that they've improved their precautions.

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Congressional Web Sites Hacked by Brazilian “Red Eye Crew” – PC Magazine (blog)

Congressional Web Sites Hacked by Brazilian "Red Eye Crew"
PC Magazine (blog)
49 web sites of members of the US House of Representatives were hacked following the State of the Union address recently. The defacement contained a vulgar

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State investigates hacking of computer server – Chicago Tribune

State investigates hacking of computer server
Chicago Tribune
The person who hacked into the system had used a computer with an external account. The server contains records including names, birth dates and Social

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Katy embarrassed after producer hacks Twitter account – Sify


Contactmusic.com
Katy embarrassed after producer hacks Twitter account
Sify
What should I do?" Perry reacted after realising she had been pranked and posted: "Hey stop! I leave my computer for one second. Stop hacking my Twitter."
Katy Perry's Twitter hacked by producerDigital Spy
Katy Perry's Naughty Bits Top Twitter TrendsMTV.com
Katy Perry's rash statementThe Sun
Eleven -Monsters and Critics.com -X17 Online (blog)
all 57 news articles »

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Katy embarrassed after producer hacks Twitter account – Gaea Times (blog)


MTV UK
Katy embarrassed after producer hacks Twitter account
Gaea Times (blog)
Stop hacking my Twitter.” January 24th, 2010 LONDON – Singer Katy Perry's love of porn is playing havoc with the recording of her new album,
Katy Perry's Twitter hacked by producerDigital Spy
Katy Perry's Naughty Bits Top Twitter TrendsMTV.com
Katy Perry's rash statementThe Sun
Eleven -Monsters and Critics.com -X17 Online (blog)
all 56 news articles »

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Katy embarrassed after producer hacks Twitter account – Thaindian.com


Contactmusic.com
Katy embarrassed after producer hacks Twitter account
Thaindian.com
What should I do?” Perry reacted after realising she had been pranked and posted: “Hey stop! I leave my computer for one second. Stop hacking my Twitter.”
Katy Perry's Twitter hacked by producerDigital Spy
Katy Perry's Naughty Bits Top Twitter TrendsMTV.com
Katy Perry's rash statementThe Sun
Eleven -Monsters and Critics.com -X17 Online (blog)
all 45 news articles »

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Students in Maryland’s wealthiest school system allegedly involved in grade … – Examiner.com


Examiner.com
Students in Maryland's wealthiest school system allegedly involved in grade
Examiner.com
Churchill High School is a top school in the Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) system, and a 2008-2009 National Blue Ribbon School.

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Kids Accused of Hacking Grading System – MyFox Washington DC


MyFox Washington DC
Kids Accused of Hacking Grading System
MyFox Washington DC
School officials are investigating whether students hacked into the school's computer system and changed grades. A schools spokesman says so far,

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29 January, 2010

FBI Arrests Another Cable Modem Hacker – Dslreports

FBI Arrests Another Cable Modem Hacker
Dslreports
Law enforcement has ramped up their assault on the cable modem and hacking community, taking aim specifically at those who operate websites that sell

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World Tech Update: Hacking the PS3, Apple’s iPad, Internet Freedom, and More… – PC World

World Tech Update: Hacking the PS3, Apple's iPad, Internet Freedom, and More…
PC World
by IDG News Service | 0 Comments Recommends Vizio SV470M: Good Price, Middling Picture Quality The 47-inch Vizio SV470M LCD TV carries a reasonable price

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Black Hat 2010: Hackers Gather to Prevent Hacking? – NPR (blog)

Black Hat 2010: Hackers Gather to Prevent Hacking?
NPR (blog)
Hackers that help prevent hacking are like gunslingers who shoot bad-guys. (Photo Illustration by Art Silverman) The individuals perpetrating cyber attacks

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Google Attack Highlights ‘Zero-Day’ Black Market – ABC News


Telegraph.co.uk
Google Attack Highlights 'Zero-Day' Black Market
ABC News
AP The recent hacking attack that prompted Google's threat to leave China is underscoring the heightened dangers of
We Don't HackBeijing Review
China denies Google hacking claimsChina Economic Review
Google CEO Schmidt Refuses to Comment on China (GOOG)Comtex Smartrend
PC World -TMCnet -Reuters
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Critical Infrastructure At High Risk Of Cyberattack – RedOrbit


TG Daily
Critical Infrastructure At High Risk Of Cyberattack
RedOrbit
A new survey of operators of power plants and other critical infrastructure finds that more than half have had their computer networks hacked.
Critical Infrastructure under Siege from Cyber AttacksPC World
Power Plants, Other Infrastructure Face HackersABC News
Cyber spies and thugs attacking power-water plantsAFP
MSN Money -The New New Internet -KCBS
all 302 news articles »

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We Don’t Hack – Beijing Review


Telegraph.co.uk
We Don't Hack
Beijing Review
The Chinese Government's opposition to Internet hacking is consistent and firm. Accusations that the Chinese Government participated in a cyber attack,
China denies Google hacking claimsChina Economic Review
Steve Ballmer talks about ChinaEconsultancy (blog)
Ballmer Defends Microsoft as China Plays up Gates' CommentsPC World
AFP -Reuters -Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses
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Congressional Web sites hacked – Daily American Online


Globe and Mail
Congressional Web sites hacked
Daily American Online
US Rep Bill Shuster's Web site was not affected by the hacking attack. “It remained online and available to the people of the 9th District throughout the
Boccieri's Web site attacked by hackersCanton Repository
US House Leaders Ask for Investigation Into HackingsPC World
Hackers hit House websites: 'F— Obama'Raw Story
The Hill -Politico -CNET
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Students Accused of Hacking System to Change Grades – MyFox Washington DC


MyFox Washington DC
Students Accused of Hacking System to Change Grades
MyFox Washington DC
Several students at a Montgomery County, Maryland high school are under investigation for allegedly hacking into the county schools'
School Probes Possible Grade HackingNews Channel 8

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US House Leaders Ask for Investigation Into Hackings – PC World


AFP

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China denies Google hacking claims – China Economic Review


Brisbane Times
China denies Google hacking claims
China Economic Review
China continues with the Chinese government denying any involvement in the alleged hacking attacks on Google and defending its practice of online censorship
Steve Ballmer talks about ChinaEconsultancy (blog)
Little sister for Google, Big Brother quandary for ChinaGlobe and Mail
Clinton Eases Up Pressure on China Over InternetWall Street Journal (blog)
PC World -AFP -Reuters
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