October 2010

31 October, 2010

Software to fight hacking technique bags award – Oneindia

Software to fight hacking technique bags award
Oneindia
One of the serious threats to a user's computer is a software program that might cause unwanted keystroke sequences to occur in order to hack someone's

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ATM Hacking to be Demonstrated and Mobile Calls to be Intercepted Live on Stage – PR Newswire (press release)

ATM Hacking to be Demonstrated and Mobile Calls to be Intercepted Live on Stage
PR Newswire (press release)
first hand as skilled security consultants and researchers, brought in from across the globe, attempt to hack ATM machines, mobile phones and computers.

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Hacking away at the Nov. 2 ballot – Boston Herald

Hacking away at the Nov. 2 ballot
Boston Herald
If you're a hack, a moonbat, an SEIU member or Auntie Zeituni, you already know who to support to keep those free-liquor EBT cards coming.

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30 October, 2010

Firesheep Extension : Newbie Hacking Nonsense Or More – LANewsMonitor.com


Globe and Mail
Firesheep Extension : Newbie Hacking Nonsense Or More
LANewsMonitor.com
It's a Firefox extension that's been developed by a Seattle-based developer and Firesheep makes hacking a child's play. Now hacking is as simple as this: 1.
Student creates tool to fight Facebook hacking on WiFiToronto Star
White hat or black hat? Firefox hacking tool Firesheep raises ethical concernsVentureBeat
Experts: Firefox add-on makes hacking easy on some Wi Fi serviceskwgn.com
Lifehacker
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As hacking probe continues, HISD touts other security – Humble Observer

As hacking probe continues, HISD touts other security
Humble Observer
Houston ISD operations are “back to normal” in the wake of an Internet breach that shut down the district's computer system Monday and Tuesday

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Former employee charged in Internet hacking of business computer – Ocala

Former employee charged in Internet hacking of business computer
Ocala
OCALA – Police say a man who hacked into his former employer's computer and deleted 10 orders worth more than $5000 turned himself in

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Richmond man gets 27 months for hacking – Richmond Times Dispatch

Richmond man gets 27 months for hacking
Richmond Times Dispatch
a Richmond company, was sentenced yesterday to 27 months in prison for hacking his former employer's website, according to the US attorney's office.
IT Director Sentenced for Hacking Former Employer's SitePC World
IT Director Turned Hacker Gets 2 Years in PrisoneWeek
IT Chief Gets Prison Time for Hacking Former Employer's WebsiteThe New New Internet

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Man Arrested In Facebook, E-Mail Hacking Scheme – KCRA Sacramento

Man Arrested In Facebook, E-Mail Hacking Scheme
KCRA Sacramento
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Officials with the California Highway Patrol arrested on Friday a Citrus Heights man who they said hacked into more than 170 e-mail
CHP arrest Citrus Heights man in Facebook, e-mail hacking schemeNews10.net
Sacto 9-1-1: Citrus Heights man arrested in connection with computer hacking Sacramento Bee
CHP: E-Mail Hacker Victimized WomenKCRA Sacramento

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IT Director Turned Hacker Gets 2 Years in Prison – eWeek

IT Director Turned Hacker Gets 2 Years in Prison
eWeek
A Richmond man was sentenced to 27 months in prison today after pleading guilty to hacking his former employer's Web site.
IT Director Sentenced for Hacking Former Employer's SitePC World
IT Chief Gets Prison Time for Hacking Former Employer's WebsiteThe New New Internet
Fired employee convicted of hacking former companyRichmond Times Dispatch

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Citrus Heights man arrested in connection with computer hacking scheme – Sacramento Bee (blog)

Citrus Heights man arrested in connection with computer hacking scheme
Sacramento Bee (blog)
A Citrus Heights man has been arrested in connection with a computer hacking scheme in which he is accused of unlawfully accessing e-mail and

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CHP arrest Citrus Heights man in Facebook, e-mail hacking scheme – News10.net

CHP arrest Citrus Heights man in Facebook, e-mail hacking scheme
News10.net
SACRAMENTO – An identity theft victim in Connecticut helped the California Highway Patrol track down a computer hacking suspect in Citrus Heights Friday.

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29 October, 2010

IT Director Sentenced for Hacking Former Employer’s Site – PC World

IT Director Sentenced for Hacking Former Employer's Site
PC World
Virginia, seller of telecom equipment has been sentenced to 27 months in prison for hacking into his former employer's website and deleting files,
IT Chief Gets Prison Time for Hacking Former Employer's WebsiteThe New New Internet
Fired employee convicted of hacking former companyRichmond Times Dispatch

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Gang of 8 get caught hacking – Bangladesh News 24 hours

Gang of 8 get caught hacking
Bangladesh News 24 hours
Dhaka, Oct 29 (bdnews24.com) — RAB has arrested eight Dhaka University students who tried to hack into the university's central computer server and tamper

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BREAKING NEWS Gang of 8 get caught hacking – Bangladesh News 24 hours

BREAKING NEWS Gang of 8 get caught hacking
Bangladesh News 24 hours
Dhaka, Oct 29 (bdnews24.com) — RAB has arrested eight Dhaka University students who tried to hack into the university's central computer server and tamper

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IT Chief Gets Prison Time for Hacking Former Employer’s Website – The New New Internet

IT Chief Gets Prison Time for Hacking Former Employer's Website
The New New Internet
based Transmarx LLC was sentenced today to 27 months in prison for hacking into his former employer's website. After pleading guilty to one count of

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Student creates tool to fight Facebook hacking on WiFi – Toronto Star


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Student creates tool to fight Facebook hacking on WiFi
Toronto Star
A student at the University of Iceland has programmed a potential antidote to Firesheep, a hacking tool that can access social networking accounts over
White hat or black hat? Firefox hacking tool Firesheep raises ethical concernsVentureBeat
Experts: Firefox add-on makes hacking easy on some Wi Fi serviceskwgn.com

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Hack-o-Lantern: The Pumpkin With an LED Matrix – PC World

Hack-o-Lantern: The Pumpkin With an LED Matrix
PC World
Mike Szczys of Hack a Day wound up wiring 70 LEDs into a hollowed-out pumpkin, giving his gourd a programmable 5-by-14 LED matrix display.

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‘The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest’ can also hack – Washington Post (blog)


Boston Globe
'The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest' can also hack
Washington Post (blog)
But it is just now that someone asks, is the hacking true? Can someone work the wires as Salander does? Vanity Fair interviews reformed hacker Kevin Poulsen
Ask a Hacker: Does The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest Know What She's Doing?Vanity Fair
'The Girl Who Played With Fire' DVD reviewThe Star-Ledger – NJ.com
Movie review: 'The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest'Los Angeles Times
Winnipeg Free Press -NPR
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Guidance Software Offers New Cybersecurity Training – MarketWatch (press release)

Guidance Software Offers New Cybersecurity Training
MarketWatch (press release)
New training courses include new EnCase(R) Cybersecurity training and a course on ethical hacking. "Guidance Software is dedicated to providing the world's

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White hat or black hat? Firefox hacking tool Firesheep raises ethical concerns – VentureBeat


VentureBeat
White hat or black hat? Firefox hacking tool Firesheep raises ethical concerns
VentureBeat
Editor's Note: Was the release of the drop-dead easy hacking tool Firesheep, an extension for the Firefox browser that lets users hijack passwords from
Experts: Firefox add-on makes hacking easy on some Wi Fi serviceskwgn.com

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Council candidate pleads not guilty in hacking case – Bakersfield Californian

Council candidate pleads not guilty in hacking case
Bakersfield Californian
"I did not hack his computer, he gave me and others full access to the computer account," Bertram stated in an e-mail. "His hacking complaint is bogus,

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28 October, 2010

Experts: Firefox add-on makes hacking easy on some Wi Fi services – KWCH

Experts: Firefox add-on makes hacking easy on some Wi Fi services
KWCH
DENVER – Hackers are using a new tool for getting at your personal information. It's an add-on to the Firefox web browser called Firesheep.

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Experts: Firefox add-on makes hacking easy on some Wi Fi services – kwgn.com

Experts: Firefox add-on makes hacking easy on some Wi Fi services
kwgn.com
DENVER – Hackers are using a new tool for getting at your personal information. It's an add-on to the Firefox web browser called Firesheep.

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PwC’s Kim Peretti Receives U.S. Attorney General’s Award for Distinguished Service – PR Newswire (press release)

PwC's Kim Peretti Receives U.S. Attorney General's Award for Distinguished Service
PR Newswire (press release)
Ms. Peretti honored for her work in the largest hacking and identity theft case ever prosecuted by the DOJ NEW YORK, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ — PwC US today

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China suspected in hacking of Nobel website – Washington Times


The Atlantic (blog)
China suspected in hacking of Nobel website
Washington Times
Associated Press Imprisoned Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, seen here in November 2007, recently won the Nobel Peace Prize.
Nobel Peace Prize Web site hacking linked to TaiwanTaipei Times
Nobel Prize Ceremony Will ProceedScandAsia.com

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