February 2010

28 February, 2010

Google hackers may have targeted 100+ firms – V3.co.uk


Fast Company
Google hackers may have targeted 100+ firms
V3.co.uk
In a blog posting in December last year, Google first announced that its systems had suffered a hacking attack eminating from China, at the time indicating
Closing in on the Google HackersCircleID
Intel Reveals It Was Hit by Cyber Attack in JanuaryThe Epoch Times
Linking hackers' cyber attacks with Chinese government, military groundless CCTV

all 24 news articles »

Source: hacking – Google News

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Murdoch’s hunger for power is a looming threat to democracy – The Guardian

Murdoch's hunger for power is a looming threat to democracy
The Guardian
Apart from the BBC, the FT, the Independent and the Guardian, the Observer's sister paper, which investigated these allegations of phone hacking and £1m

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Opik instructs lawyers over mobile phone hacking case – Independent

Opik instructs lawyers over mobile phone hacking case
Independent
The Lib Dem MP Lembit Opik has this weekend instructed lawyers to look into the possible unlawful hacking of his mobile phone.

Source: hacking – Google News

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27 February, 2010

MLA sorry after Twitter hacking – BBC News


BBC News
MLA sorry after Twitter hacking
BBC News
Hundreds of users of the popular web service Twitter may have to change their passwords after an account belonging to an MLA was hacked.

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Boxee beta back on hacked AppleTVs – HD-Report


Hot Hardware
Boxee beta back on hacked AppleTVs
HD-Report
But, support is now back and already hacked AppleTVs with the old Boxee app just have to run the Boxee beta upgrade via the AppleTV Launcher > Downloads
Boxee returns to Apple TVPocket-lint.com

all 28 news articles »

Source: hacking – Google News

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26 February, 2010

Hack-friendly Nokia N900 turned into a remote flash – Recombu

Hack-friendly Nokia N900 turned into a remote flash
Recombu
We've seen it hacked to play SNES games using a PS3 controller and even used to control dancing robots. Today we've stumbled on yet another clever hack – a

Source: hacking – Google News

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Hacked off! Lawrence computer users exposed to a variety of hacking techniques … – Lawrence Journal World

Hacked off! Lawrence computer users exposed to a variety of hacking techniques
Lawrence Journal World
Screenshots of the results from the hacking of Lawrence High School's YouTube account (top and center) and Free State High School's YouTube

Source: hacking – Google News

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Correction: China-Google story – BusinessWeek

Correction: China-Google story
BusinessWeek
23 story about the Chinese Foreign Ministry rejecting US media reports that two schools in China were involved in hacking attacks on Google Inc.,
Closing in on the Google HackersCircleID
Intel Reveals It Was Hit by Cyber Attack in JanuaryThe Epoch Times

all 15 news articles »

Source: hacking – Google News

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Ed Miliband’s Hacked Account Sends Sex Tweets – eWEEK Europe UK


Telegraph.co.uk
Ed Miliband's Hacked Account Sends Sex Tweets
eWEEK Europe UK
“Hhey, i've been having better sex and longer with this here”, said Miliband's hacked Twitter account, but the MP quickly tweeted a message to his 6664
Twitter scam leaves MP Willie Rennie red faced.stv.tv
How-To: Not Get Hacked by Twitter Phishing AttacksGeekSugar.com (blog)
Chinese Phishing Scheme Behind Latest Twitter Hacking EventBrickHouse Security Blog (blog)
NowPublic -eCreditDaily.com -Telegraph.co.uk
all 221 news articles »

Source: hacking – Google News

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Media Talk: Parliament condemns News of the World phone-hacking – The Guardian

Media Talk: Parliament condemns News of the World phone-hacking
The Guardian
MPs damn senior executives at the News of the World in the report into the phone-hacking scandal – so, what now for News International, Andy Coulson, et al?

Source: hacking – Google News

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NSW Transport Minister Accuses Journalists of Hacking – Softpedia


ABC Online
NSW Transport Minister Accuses Journalists of Hacking
Softpedia
The exclusive story about a New South Wales government's secret transport blueprint resulted in hacking accusations
Premier apologises over hacking claimsHerald Sun
Amateur hour for hacked-off polliesSydney Morning Herald
NSW minister apologises for website hack commentsComputerworld Australia
Ninemsn -TopNews United States -Gizmodo Australia
all 41 news articles »

Source: hacking – Google News

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How The January Baidu Hacking Happened – Erictric


Erictric
How The January Baidu Hacking Happened
Erictric
Back on January 11th, 2010, we reported that China's most popular search engine, Baidu, has fallen victim to a hacking by the Iranian Cyber Army.

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25 February, 2010

Harriet Harman Twitter account hacked and bogus tweet sent – Metro


Metro
Harriet Harman Twitter account hacked and bogus tweet sent
Metro
Harriet Harman, the Deputy Labour leader, has revealed her Twitter account was hacked and a bogus tweet sent in her name – including one to a Conservative

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China: We’re the ones being hacked – The Hill (blog)


Oneindia
China: We're the ones being hacked
The Hill (blog)
China's information network, “especially the military has long been a victim of overseas hacking,” spokesman Huang Xueping said Thursday in a press release.
China's military warns Washington, denies hackingReuters
Defense Ministry denies cyber attack supportChina Daily
China asks US to avoid further damaging bilateral ties, refutes military link Xinhua
Baltimore News Net
all 327 news articles »

Source: hacking – Google News

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News of the World phone hacking: More reaction to the MPs’ verdict – The Guardian


Sydney Morning Herald
News of the World phone hacking: More reaction to the MPs' verdict
The Guardian
there is now so much evidence of phone hacking that the NOW will no longer be able to buy everyone off and someone will be brave enough to sue.. and then
Tories drawn into new tabloid spy claimsThe Age
Pressure on Tory leader over adviser's activitiesSydney Morning Herald
MediaGuardian: Heat back on Andy CoulsonJournalism.co.uk (blog)
Telegraph.co.uk -New Statesman (blog)
all 19 news articles »

Source: hacking – Google News

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Does Italy’s Google Conviction Portend More Censorship? – Wired News


Wired News
Does Italy's Google Conviction Portend More Censorship?
Wired News
The US attorney's office in Los Angeles prosecuted and convicted a Missouri woman on hacking charges for helping put up a fake MySpace profile to harass a

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Source: hacking – Google News

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Bulgarians Charged in ATM Hacking Case – The New New Internet


stv.tv
Bulgarians Charged in ATM Hacking Case
The New New Internet
Three Bulgarians were charged yesterday in connection with an ATM hacking case that occurred over a 44 day period. The suspects allegedly planted electronic
3 Bulgarians charged in 44-day ATM hacking spreeRegister

all 11 news articles »

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News of the World phone hacking scandal: the growing web – The Guardian

News of the World phone hacking scandal: the growing web
The Guardian
When News of the World royal reporter Clive Goodman was arrested for illegally intercepting phone calls it began a sequence of events that saw the paper's

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The Intel Intrusion: When Is a Hack Just a Hack? – TechNewsWorld


New Zealand Herald
The Intel Intrusion: When Is a Hack Just a Hack?
TechNewsWorld
At about the same time in January that Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) reported its infrastructure had been hacked, someone broke into Intel's (Nasdaq: INTC) systems.
American Companies Hacked by Chinese SchoolsPC The Cowl
Intel Reveals It's Been HackedInformationWeek
Intel reveals it's been hackedNextgov
Tom’s Hardware Guide -V3.co.uk -USA Today
all 453 news articles »

Source: hacking – Google News

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Andy Coulson: ‘I do not know. I do not recall’ – The Guardian


New Statesman (blog)
Andy Coulson: 'I do not know. I do not recall'
The Guardian
In an opening statement to the committee, which he read to MPs, Coulson said: "I have never condoned the use of phone hacking and nor do I have any
MediaGuardian: Heat back on Andy CoulsonJournalism.co.uk (blog)
Bullying claims against Andy Coulson added last-minute to MPs' reportTelegraph.co.uk
Is Andy Coulson a "Tory liability"?New Statesman (blog)
The Guardian -The Guardian -The Guardian
all 9 news articles »

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The Sun and the Times keep quiet about phone hacking – The Guardian


Brisbane Times
The Sun and the Times keep quiet about phone hacking
The Guardian
The Guardian, which broke the story of the News of the World paying out £1m to hacking victims in damages and costs, unsurprisingly also led on the story,
British Panel Condemns 'Obfuscation' in Phone Hacking CaseNew York Times
UK lawmakers criticize Murdoch paper over hackingReuters
Phone hacking 'went very wide'BBC News
editorsweblog.org (blog) -Press Trust of India -The Guardian
all 131 news articles »

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News of the World phone hacking: Legal loophole to be closed – The Guardian


Sky News
News of the World phone hacking: Legal loophole to be closed
The Guardian
Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters The government is planning to close a loophole in the law that makes it legal to hack into someone else's voicemail
British Panel Condemns 'Obfuscation' in Phone Hacking CaseNew York Times
UK lawmakers criticize Murdoch paper over hackingReuters
Phone hacking 'went very wide'BBC News
editorsweblog.org (blog) -Press Trust of India -Independent
all 128 news articles »

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Premier apologises over hacking claims – Herald Sun


Sydney Morning Herald
Premier apologises over hacking claims
Herald Sun
NEW South Wales Premier Kristina Keneally has apologised to Parliament after one of her ministers suggested a government transport website was hacked into
Amateur hour for hacked-off polliesSydney Morning Herald
NSW minister apologises for website hack commentsComputerworld Australia
SMH editor denies government hacking claimsNinemsn
Gizmodo Australia -ABC Online
all 35 news articles »

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American Companies Hacked by Chinese Schools – PC The Cowl


Reuters
American Companies Hacked by Chinese Schools
PC The Cowl
Originally, it was believed that the attacks occurred sometime during the summer of 2009, but new reports indicate the Chinese started hacking in April of
Intel: We Were Hacked TooTom’s Hardware Guide
Intel latest to admit January hacking attackV3.co.uk
Defense Ministry denies cyber attack supportChina Daily
FT.com (blog) -ITProPortal -Alibaba News Channel
all 435 news articles »

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Minister apologises for accusing newspaper of hacking – Computerworld New Zealand


Sydney Morning Herald
Minister apologises for accusing newspaper of hacking
Computerworld New Zealand
The website, nswtransportblueprint.com.au/project, at the heart of the controversial hacking claim was taken down earlier this week.
Amateur hour for hacked-off polliesSydney Morning Herald
Metro Website was Accessible to Outside Users, Admits DeveloperTopNews United States
SMH editor denies government hacking claimsNinemsn
Computerworld Australia -Gizmodo Australia -ABC Online
all 26 news articles »

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