May 2012

31 May, 2012

NU hacking case underscores global cyber battle – KHAS-TV

NU hacking case underscores global cyber battle
KHAS-TV
Then, the University of Nebraska hacking case where Thursday it was released that an undergrad student is a suspect in breaching thousands of NU students and staff information. News 5's Dara Newson spoke with an IT professional Thursday about how

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Anonymous hacker attack on Power Corp’s Desmarais family is absurd – Financial Post


Financial Post
Anonymous hacker attack on Power Corp's Desmarais family is absurd
Financial Post
Hacker collective Anonymous has sent Quebec's political and media classes into a fit by posting a two-hour video on YouTube that shows the highlights of a swanky birthday party Power Corp. founder Paul Desmarais threw for his wife, Jacqueline.

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NM courts website hacked – Santa Fe New Mexican.com

NM courts website hacked
Santa Fe New Mexican.com
On the page that was posted instead of the court's home page, the hackers listed a Twitter name that can be followed for LatinHackTeam. A check of that name lists Los Angeles as its hometown and features tweets about other sites that apparently have

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Anonymous hacking campaign in Quebec draws attention of Montreal police – 660 News


CBC.ca
Anonymous hacking campaign in Quebec draws attention of Montreal police
660 News
Members of the collective have since managed to hack into a website selling tickets to the June 10 race — dumping names, phone numbers, email addresses, the type of ticket and the amount spent online. In addition to the warnings by Anonymous,
Montreal police investigates Anonymous hacking campaignCJAD
Anonymous warns over another F1 computer attackTechRadar UK

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Anonymous hacking campaign in Quebec draws attention of Montreal police – Brandon Sun


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Anonymous hacking campaign in Quebec draws attention of Montreal police
Brandon Sun
At first, hackers managed to disable more than a dozen websites, including the sites of the Education Department, the Quebec Liberal party and the Montreal police force. Now the circle appears to be broadening. In addition to the Formula One spectators
Montreal police investigates Anonymous hacking campaignCJAD
Anonymous warns over another F1 computer attackTechRadar UK

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Facebook Has Paid More Than $300000 To Friendly Hackers Who Find Its Security Bugs – Forbes

Facebook Has Paid More Than $300000 To Friendly Hackers Who Find Its Security Bugs
Forbes
When Mark Zuckerberg wrote about creating a hacker-friendly company in the letter attached to Facebook's IPO filing last year, he meant it–in more ways that one. Facebook has paid out more than $300000 to hackers that reveal bugs in the site and help

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Facebook Has Paid More Than $300000 To Friendly Hackers For Information About … – Forbes

Facebook Has Paid More Than $300000 To Friendly Hackers For Information About
Forbes
When Mark Zuckerberg wrote about creating a hacker-friendly company in the letter attached to Facebook's IPO filing last year, he meant it–in more ways that one. Facebook has paid out more than $300000 to hackers that reveal bugs in the site and help

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Anonymous hacking group threatens to disrupt Montreal GP – TSN


CBC.ca
Anonymous hacking group threatens to disrupt Montreal GP
TSN
Members of the collective have since managed to hack into a website selling tickets to the June 10 race — dumping names, phone numbers, email addresses, the type of ticket and the amount spent online. In addition to the warnings by Anonymous,
Anonymous warns over another F1 computer attackTechRadar UK

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Phone hacking scandal edges closer to halls of U.K. power – Seacoastonline.com


Telegraph.co.uk
Phone hacking scandal edges closer to halls of U.K. power
Seacoastonline.com
The ex-aide, who left his post at the News of The World in 2007 after a reporter and a private investigator were jailed over phone hacking offenses, told the court that he didn't "accept there was a culture of phone hacking" at the tabloid.
British PM's former aide charged with perjuryReuters
Andy Coulson arrested in perjury inquirySan Francisco Chronicle
Coulson, Connery and Cable: A Day Of Media Scandal Hits BritainTIME (blog)
Bloomberg -Sydney Morning Herald -Voice of America (blog)
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Video: Porn Star Luka Magnotta Wanted for Hacking Up Body – Opposing Views


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Video: Porn Star Luka Magnotta Wanted for Hacking Up Body
Opposing Views
On Wednesday, police began a hunt for male porn star Luka Rocco Magnotta [aka Eric Clinton Newman and Vladimir Romanov] after a human hand was found in the mail at an Ottawa post office and a decomposing foot was sent to Canada's ruling Conservative
Porn actor 'who mailed body parts to offices recorded himself beheading and Daily Mail

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No hacking required – Independent Online


Independent Online
No hacking required
Independent Online
“Lambrechts is (being) somewhat disingenuous to blame the body corporate for the problem.” Neither Lambrechts nor De Kock provided a conclusive answer on whose responsibility it was to rectify the network's security configuration. – Cape Argus hacking.

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For Diablo 3 Hacking, the Buck Stops Where? – Forbes


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For Diablo 3 Hacking, the Buck Stops Where?
Forbes
I figured an exploration of what it feels like to have your account hacked in a game would be a relatable topic for many who have suffered something similar. I thought asking about the security practices of the company in question would be fair game

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For Diablo 3 Hacking, the Buck Stops Where? – Forbes


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For Diablo 3 Hacking, the Buck Stops Where?
Forbes
I figured an exploration of what it feels like to have your account hacked in a game would be a relatable topic for many who have suffered something similar. I thought asking about the security practices of the company in question would be fair game

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UNL undergrad suspected in NU hacking – Kearney Hub


KVNO News
UNL undergrad suspected in NU hacking
Kearney Hub
LINCOLN — University of Nebraska-Lincoln police needed to look no further than their own campus to identify a suspect in a hacking incident last week. UNL Police Chief Owen Yardley said a UNL undergraduate student was a suspect in the security breach
UNL undergrad eyed in NU hackingOmaha World-Herald

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UNL undergrad suspected in NU hacking – Kearney Hub


KVNO News
UNL undergrad suspected in NU hacking
Kearney Hub
LINCOLN — University of Nebraska-Lincoln police needed to look no further than their own campus to identify a suspect in a hacking incident last week. UNL Police Chief Owen Yardley said a UNL undergraduate student was a suspect in the security breach
UNL undergrad eyed in NU hackingOmaha World-Herald

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Police told Sean Connery that his phone was hacked, not planning to take legal … – TheCelebrityCafe.com


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Police told Sean Connery that his phone was hacked, not planning to take legal
TheCelebrityCafe.com
Sir Sean Connery has been told by police that he was among the celebrities whose phone was hacked during the phone hacking scandal in the UK The legendary actor, known for playing the spy James Bond, will take no legal action, though, according to
Sean Connery Contacted as Possible Phone Hacking VictimHollywood Reporter
Sean Connery snubs phone hacking allegationsZee News
Sean Connery told he may have been phone-hacking victimThe Guardian
Scotsman -Digital Spy UK
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Police told Sean Connery that his phone was hacked, not planning to take legal … – TheCelebrityCafe.com


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Police told Sean Connery that his phone was hacked, not planning to take legal
TheCelebrityCafe.com
Sir Sean Connery has been told by police that he was among the celebrities whose phone was hacked during the phone hacking scandal in the UK The legendary actor, known for playing the spy James Bond, will take no legal action, though, according to
Sean Connery Contacted as Possible Phone Hacking VictimHollywood Reporter
Sean Connery snubs phone hacking allegationsZee News
Sean Connery told he may have been phone-hacking victimThe Guardian
Scotsman -Digital Spy UK
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3Qs: Analyzing the cybersecurity threat posed by hackers – News@Northeastern

3Qs: Analyzing the cybersecurity threat posed by hackers
News@Northeastern
Last week, Anonymous, a global group of hackers, successfully infiltrated the Department of Justice's system and released stolen data. At the same time, al-​​Qaida, the international terrorist organization, released a video calling for an “electronic

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Man arrested for hacking into billing provider – The H

Man arrested for hacking into billing provider
The H
The FBI has arrested hacker "Cosmo", according to a report by Eduard Kovacs of Softpedia. Cosmo is alleged to be the leader of four-man hacktivist group UGNazi, which took control of the web site of major payment services provider WHMCS just over a

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Hackers pose large threat to companies on Net – West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Hackers pose large threat to companies on Net
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
By Clark Davis May 31, 2012 · Computer hacking is a growing problem, and a growing career field. The third annual Appalachian Institute for Digital Evidence Conference at the Marshall University Forensics Lab focused on hacking and what it can mean for

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Sean Connery Contacted as Possible Phone Hacking Victim – Hollywood Reporter


Hollywood Reporter
Sean Connery Contacted as Possible Phone Hacking Victim
Hollywood Reporter
LONDON – Sean Connery may have been among those celebrities and other public figures targeted by phone hacking, but the former James Bond actor didn't take any action, the Daily Telegraph reported. The actor's name was found in notebooks kept by Glenn
Sean Connery told he may have been phone-hacking victimThe Guardian
Sean Connery told he was possible victim of phone-hackingTelegraph.co.uk
Sean Connery – Sir Sean Connery Refused To Follow Up 'Phone-Hacking' AllegationsContactmusic.com
Scotsman -Express.co.uk -Digital Spy UK
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Culture Minister Questioned in British Hacking Scandal – New York Times


AFP
Culture Minister Questioned in British Hacking Scandal
New York Times
More than 150 detectives and support staff are engaged in police investigations into the alleged wrongdoing at the tabloids, which is said to have involved widespread phone hacking and bribing public officials, including police officers,
Leveson Inquiry: Summary of week 21BBC News
Jeremy Hunt fights for job at Leveson inquisitionAFP
Leveson inquiry: Vince Cable and Ken Clarke – liveThe Guardian
The Conversation -KBND
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Witcher devs CD Projekt RED trade swordplay for a different type of hacking in … – Digitaltrends.com

Witcher devs CD Projekt RED trade swordplay for a different type of hacking in
Digitaltrends.com
If you're going to make an RPG with a gritty hacker in a decaying urban society, it's probably smart to tap the proverbial rockies. CD Projekt RED is also promising the sort of fare that made The Witcher games so successful: An involved story built

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Phone hacking scandal edges closer to halls of UK power – Seacoastonline.com


Telegraph.co.uk
Phone hacking scandal edges closer to halls of UK power
Seacoastonline.com
The ex-aide, who left his post at the News of The World in 2007 after a reporter and a private investigator were jailed over phone hacking offenses, told the court that he didn't "accept there was a culture of phone hacking" at the tabloid.
British PM's former aide charged with perjuryReuters
Andy Coulson arrested in perjury inquirySan Francisco Chronicle
Coulson, Connery and Cable: A Day Of Media Scandal Hits BritainTIME (blog)
Bloomberg -Los Angeles Times -Daily News & Analysis
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Andy Coulson arrested in perjury inquiry – San Francisco Chronicle


Telegraph.co.uk
Andy Coulson arrested in perjury inquiry
San Francisco Chronicle
London — British Prime Minister David Cameron's former press aide was arrested and charged Wednesday on suspicion of committing perjury during a 2010 trial related to Britain's phone hacking scandal. Scottish police said Andy Coulson had been arrested
Andy Coulson, former aide to Britain's leader, detained by policeLos Angeles Times
British PM's former aide charged with perjuryReuters
Today's media stories from the papersThe Guardian
Times of India
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