August 2012

31 August, 2012

Ex-Lawyer for Tabloid Denies Hacking Conspiracy – ABC News


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Ex-Lawyer for Tabloid Denies Hacking Conspiracy
ABC News
A lawyer representing the former legal adviser to the now-defunct News of the World tabloid says his client denies committing any criminal offense. Henri Brandman said Friday that his client, Tom Crone, "has fully assisted the police in their inquiries
Phone hacking: Tom Crone arrested in south-west LondonBBC News
New Arrest Amid Inquiry on HackingNew York Times

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Guild Wars 2 accounts hacked – Videogamer.com

Guild Wars 2 accounts hacked
Videogamer.com
I've only had one hacked experience before, and that was with Blizzard – not sure how that happened though, since I haven't touched that account for over a year prior to the hacking, and I haven't even gone to their website or opened anything claiming

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Guild Wars 2 accounts hacked as NCsoft warns players to ‘be vigilant’ – Videogamer.com

Guild Wars 2 accounts hacked as NCsoft warns players to 'be vigilant'
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Hackers have gained unauthorised access to numerous Guild Wars 2 accounts, ArenaNet has confirmed. Reports of account hacking in the final version of Guild Wars 2 came to light over the weekend after a number of players took to various online forums to

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Scientists getting ever-closer to developing mind-hacking tech – BGR


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Scientists getting ever-closer to developing mind-hacking tech
BGR
For instance, researchers said they were able to successfully mind-hack some users' PIN numbers just by showing them pictures of ATMs, debit cards and all digits 0 through 9 in a quick sequence. The researchers say that this could be a problem if brain
Scientists can extract data from your mind by hacking brainwavesDVICE
Hacking brainwaves now a realityMyBroadband
Think Your Private Data Is Secure? Scientists Can Hack Your BrainMashable

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Scientists can extract data from your mind by hacking brainwaves – DVICE

Scientists can extract data from your mind by hacking brainwaves
DVICE
Reminding us once again that there is no such thing as security, a group of (anti?) security researchers are making the case that even the brain can be hacked to reveal personal data such as PIN numbers, credit card numbers and places of residence

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University IT blunder sparks hacking fears – Oxford Student

University IT blunder sparks hacking fears
Oxford Student
University IT blunder sparks hacking fears. By Isaac Delestre. Physics department research data was accidentally released to the public last Saturday, leading to fears that Oxford might be the latest victim in the series of University centered cyber

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University computers hacked – Oxford Student

University computers hacked
Oxford Student
While no sensitive information is believed to have been seen by the hackers, the attack has raised fears that UK universities may have become the latest targets of hacking groups affiliated to the loosely organised internet collective known as Anonymous.

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University computer systems hacked – Oxford Student

University computer systems hacked
Oxford Student
While no sensitive information is believed to have been seen by the hackers, the attack has raised fears that UK universities may have become the latest targets of hacking groups affiliated to the loosely organised internet collective known as Anonymous.

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Hipsters hacking on PostgreSQL – Register

Hipsters hacking on PostgreSQL
Register
Open … and Shut With the rise of NoSQL, it's easy to assume that old-school relational databases are simply living out their dinosaur dreams for legacy applications. But a funny thing happened on the way to the SQL cemetery: PostgreSQL became cool again.

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Phone hacking: Tom Crone arrested in south-west London – BBC News


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Phone hacking: Tom Crone arrested in south-west London
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News International's former legal adviser Tom Crone has been arrested at his home in south-west London by police investigating phone hacking. The 60-year-old was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of conspiring to intercept communications contrary to
Ex-lawyer for tabloid denies hacking conspiracyBoston.com
New Arrest Amid Inquiry on HackingNew York Times
Ex-Murdoch media legal executive arrested in British hacking caseLos Angeles Times

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Phone hacking: Tom Crone arrested in south-west London – BBC News


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Phone hacking: Tom Crone arrested in south-west London
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News International's former legal adviser Tom Crone has been arrested at his home in south-west London by police investigating phone hacking. The 60-year-old was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of conspiring to intercept communications contrary to
Ex-lawyer for tabloid denies hacking conspiracyBoston.com
New Arrest Amid Inquiry on HackingNew York Times
Ex-Murdoch media legal executive arrested in British hacking caseLos Angeles Times

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Ex-lawyer for tabloid denies hacking conspiracy – CBS News

Ex-lawyer for tabloid denies hacking conspiracy
CBS News
Crone, the News of the World's longtime lawyer, was among five executives criticized in a British lawmakers' report on the phone hacking scandal. The report said Crone gave false accounts of his knowledge of the extent of phone hacking at the tabloid.

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Ex-lawyer for tabloid denies hacking conspiracy – Boston.com


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Ex-lawyer for tabloid denies hacking conspiracy
Boston.com
Crone, the News of the World's longtime lawyer, was among five executives criticized in a British lawmakers' report on the phone hacking scandal. The report said Crone gave false accounts of his knowledge of the extent of phone hacking at the tabloid.
New Arrest Amid Inquiry on HackingNew York Times
Ex-Murdoch media legal executive arrested in British hacking caseLos Angeles Times
Former Murdoch executive held in UK hacking inquiryReuters

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British police logins grabbed by ‘Free Assange’ hacker – ZDNet (blog)

British police logins grabbed by 'Free Assange' hacker
ZDNet (blog)
A hacker has posted online what appears to be login information for police officers in the Hertfordshire and Nottinghamshire constabularies. The usernames, passwords and PINs were posted to Pastebin on Thursday, along with the banner 'OpFreeAssange'

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Phone Hacking: Former ‘News of the World’ Lawyer Denies Any Wrongdoing – Hollywood Reporter


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Phone Hacking: Former 'News of the World' Lawyer Denies Any Wrongdoing
Hollywood Reporter
LONDON – Former News of the World head of legal Tom Crone has denied any wrongdoing after his arrest by London police Thursday in the investigation into phone hacking at Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. and possible attempts to cover it up.

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Hacker ‘steals’ Hertfordshire Police officers’ data – BBC News


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Hacker 'steals' Hertfordshire Police officers' data
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A police website has been hacked, leading to the publication of what appear to be login details and passwords for dozens of officers. Hertfordshire Police said information stored on an externally hosted database had been published on the internet. The

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30 August, 2012

New Arrest Amid Inquiry on Hacking – New York Times


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New Arrest Amid Inquiry on Hacking
New York Times
LONDON — Police officials investigating phone hacking by journalists at Rupert Murdoch's British newspapers arrested a man on Thursday who was identified in news reports as Tom Crone, a former senior lawyer for the newspapers. World Twitter Logo.
Former Murdoch executive held in UK hacking inquiryReuters
Ex-Murdoch media legal executive arrested in British hacking caseLos Angeles Times
Phone Hacking: Tom Crone, former News of the World legal manager is arrestedTelegraph.co.uk
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Scientists Warn of Brain Hacking Via BCI Gadgets – PC Magazine

Scientists Warn of Brain Hacking Via BCI Gadgets
PC Magazine
If you're already skeptical about brain-computer interface (BCI) technology you'll probably be laugh twice as hard at the notion that hackers could potentially hack brainwave-scanning products like NeuroSky's Necomimi Brainwave Cat Ears or Mattel's

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Toyota Hack: Threats Can Be Internal – CIO Today


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Toyota Hack: Threats Can Be Internal
CIO Today
"People do, of course, leave jobs all the time and most of them would never dream of logging back in to their old place of work," said security researcher Graham Cluley. "But it only takes one bad apple to wreak havoc. So make sure your defenses are in

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In North Philly hacker space, cool ideas form – The Tribune-Democrat

In North Philly hacker space, cool ideas form
The Tribune-Democrat
Typical for Hive76. It is a hacker space, a kind of inventors' clubhouse where castoff 21st-century junk and random parts are fused together in a collaborative cauldron of ideas. Members share tools, electronics equipment, and expertise at the studio

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Former Murdoch Lawyer Arrested – Daily Beast


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Former Murdoch Lawyer Arrested
Daily Beast
One of Fleet Street's most famed and feared operators appears to be ensnared in the ongoing phone-hacking scandal, as Tom Crone, 60, the former head of legal affairs at News International, was arrested in a dawn raid this morning by police officers

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In North Philly hacker space, cool ideas form – SFGate – San Francisco Chronicle

In North Philly hacker space, cool ideas form – SFGate
San Francisco Chronicle
Typical for Hive76. It is a hacker space, a kind of inventors' clubhouse where castoff 21st-century junk and random parts are fused together in a collaborative cauldron of ideas. Members share tools, electronics equipment, and expertise at the studio

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In North Philly hacker space, cool ideas form – San Francisco Chronicle

In North Philly hacker space, cool ideas form
San Francisco Chronicle
Typical for Hive76. It is a hacker space, a kind of inventors' clubhouse where castoff 21st-century junk and random parts are fused together in a collaborative cauldron of ideas. Members share tools, electronics equipment, and expertise at the studio

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Hidden Victims of Phone Hacking – The Families of the Hacks Arrested – Huffington Post UK

Hidden Victims of Phone Hacking – The Families of the Hacks Arrested
Huffington Post UK
At 7am yesterday a squad of Scotland Yard's finest hammered on the door of a North London flat, ordered the stunned man inside to get dressed, began a forensic search of the premises as his terrified pyjama-clad girlfriend looked on, then marched the
Former Times reporter Patrick Foster held over hackingThe Independent
Former Times reporter held over hackingBelfast Telegraph

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‘Team GhostShell’ hackers use SQL weakness to raid 100 websites – Network World


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'Team GhostShell' hackers use SQL weakness to raid 100 websites
Network World
With LulzSec now apparently long gone, hacking group 'Team GhostShell' appears to have taken up its mantle with a weekend hacking raid it claims wrested 1 million database records from a 100 different websites. Hackers outflanking line of defense
Hacktivists Continue To Own Systems Through SQL InjectionDark Reading

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