January 2015

31 January, 2015

Taylor Swift Twitter, Facebook Accounts Hacked – Christian Post


Christian Post
Taylor Swift Twitter, Facebook Accounts Hacked
Christian Post
Taylor Swift's social media accounts were hacked on Tuesday, Jan. 27, by a group of hackers who threatened to release nude photos of the singer in exchange for bitcoins. However, Swift said that there were not any nude pictures and even taunted the …
Taylor Swift Shakes Off Hacking on Social MediaJakarta Globe
Taylor Swift Nude Photos: Hacking Miss SwiftTravelersToday
Taylor Swift's 'Bad' Messages To Nick Jonas Revealed After HackThe Inquisitr
Crave Online -Huffington Post UK -iSchoolGuide
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Taylor Swift News 2015: Twitter, Facebook Accounts Hacked – Christian Post


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Taylor Swift News 2015: Twitter, Facebook Accounts Hacked
Christian Post
Taylor Swift's social media accounts were hacked on Tuesday, Jan. 27, by a group of hackers who threatened to release nude photos of the singer in exchange for bitcoins. However, Swift said that there were not any nude pictures and even taunted the …
Taylor Swift Shakes Off Hacking on Social MediaJakarta Globe
Taylor Swift Nude Photos: Hacking Miss SwiftTravelersToday
Taylor Swift's 'Bad' Messages To Nick Jonas Revealed After HackThe Inquisitr
Crave Online -Huffington Post UK -iSchoolGuide
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Sex toy HACKING fears as security experts warn strangers could take control of … – Mirror.co.uk


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Sex toy HACKING fears as security experts warn strangers could take control of
Mirror.co.uk
Internet-connected sex toys are at risk of cyber attacks which could allow strangers to take control of them, a security firm has warned. 'Cyberdildonics' are set to be the next pioneering step in sex toys, allowing users to share sexual sensations

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Poland woman suing 20 ‘John Does’ for hacking into home monitors – Youngstown Vindicator

Poland woman suing 20 'John Does' for hacking into home monitors
Youngstown Vindicator
A Poland woman has filed suit in Mahoning County Common Pleas Court claiming her privacy has been invaded because someone hacked into video monitoring of her home and viewed her breastfeeding her child in the child's bedroom. Atty. David Betras …

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Indian-origin man jailed for computer hacking in Singapore – Daily News & Analysis


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Indian-origin man jailed for computer hacking in Singapore
Daily News & Analysis
Raj had also hacked a Straits Times blog, and illegally accessed a server that contained bank statements of Standard Chartered Bank clients. He had displayed "audacious bravado" in his acts, whichhad caused public alarm and fear, said Deputy Presiding …
Indian-Origin Man Jailed for Over 4 Years for Hacking in SingaporeNDTV
Singapore hacker 'The Messiah' jailed almost 5 yearsThe Borneo Post
Indian-origin man jailed for hacking in SingaporeEconomy Lead

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Indian-origin man jailed for computer hacking in Singapore – Zee News


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Indian-origin man jailed for computer hacking in Singapore
Zee News
Raj had also hacked a Straits Times blog, and illegally accessed a server that contained bank statements of Standard Chartered Bank clients. He had displayed "audacious bravado" in his acts, which had caused public alarm and fear, said Deputy Presiding …
Indian-Origin Man Jailed for Over 4 Years for Hacking in SingaporeNDTV

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Indian-Origin Man Jailed for Over 4 Years for Hacking in Singapore – NDTV


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Indian-Origin Man Jailed for Over 4 Years for Hacking in Singapore
NDTV
A 36-year-old Indian-origin man has been jailed for four years and eight months on charges of hacking computers of at least seven organisations including the ruling party in 2013. James Raj Arokiasamy, who calls himself "The Messiah", had pleaded
Indian-origin man jailed for computer hacking in SingaporeDaily News & Analysis
Indian-origin man jailed for hacking in SingaporeEconomy Lead

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For alleged Russian hacker, a visit to Amsterdam is a costly trip – Washington Post

For alleged Russian hacker, a visit to Amsterdam is a costly trip
Washington Post
The Russian was handcuffed and arrested on charges of helping to mastermind what has been called the largest criminal hacking scheme ever prosecuted in the United States. This week, after a protracted extradition proceeding, a Dutch court ruled that …

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Hacking the Nike+ Fuelband – Hackaday

Hacking the Nike+ Fuelband
Hackaday
[Simone] was trying to reverse-engineer the Bluetooth protocol of his Nike+ Fuelband and made some surprising discoveries. [Simone] found that the authentication system of the Fuelband can be easily bypassed and discovered that some low-level functions …

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30 January, 2015

Vegas hacking tale headed to big screen – The Hill

Vegas hacking tale headed to big screen
The Hill
The wild tale of the two men that took Vegas for millions after discovering a software bug in a popular video poker machine is headed for the silver screen. Comedian Jonah Hill is expected to star in the upcoming film adaptation of a Wired magazine

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Hacking Weekend Sports: Super Bowl and second fiddles – Silicon Valley Business Journal


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Hacking Weekend Sports: Super Bowl and second fiddles
Silicon Valley Business Journal
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will take the field on Super Bowl Sunday and try to put DeflateGate behind him to win another ring. Philip Beadle, Contributor. There's plenty going on this weekend that isn't the NFL Super Bowl, and most of

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BMW cars found vulnerable in Connected Drive hack – PCWorld

BMW cars found vulnerable in Connected Drive hack
PCWorld
A security vulnerability in BMW's Connected Drive system allowed researchers to imitate BMW servers and send remote unlocking instructions to vehicles. The problem was discovered by the Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobil-Club (ADAC), a German …

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Jim Mora tweets picture of recruit, claims hacking, deletes account – Awful Announcing


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Jim Mora tweets picture of recruit, claims hacking, deletes account
Awful Announcing
And then the account was deleted. The hacking excuse might hold a little more water if Mora's account hadn't been reactivated weeks earlier, because really – who hacks a Twitter account, sits on it for three weeks, and then finally tweets out one

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Hacking the Human Body With Temporary Tattoos and Tiny Implants – Smithsonian

Hacking the Human Body With Temporary Tattoos and Tiny Implants
Smithsonian
When devices can track every step we take and body parts are being made on 3-D printers, it seems oddly primitive that people with diabetes still have to poke their fingers every day to check the level of their blood sugar. It's not surprising that's

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Computer Security Experts: Sharyl Attkisson’s Hacking Analyst Blew It – Media Matters for America (blog)


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Computer Security Experts: Sharyl Attkisson's Hacking Analyst Blew It
Media Matters for America (blog)
Computer security experts tell Media Matters that the report of a federal investigation into Sharyl Attkisson's claims of computer hacking, which found no evidence of a remote intrusion, suggests that Attkisson's computer may have been contaminated by
Justice Department IG disputes Attkisson hacking claimsAmerican Thinker (blog)
Journalist Sharyl Attkisson Testifies About Government Hacking AllegationsDaily Caller
DOJ Inspector General Report Finds No Evidence for Attkisson's Hacking ClaimsMediaite
Ars Technica -Washington Post (blog)
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D-Link routers subject to backdoor hacking, again – Inquirer

D-Link routers subject to backdoor hacking, again
Inquirer
However, it was the D-Link DSL2740R that was subject to a proof-of-concept hack this week by a Bulgarian white witch hacker collective called Ethical Hacking, mailed to Computerworld. The miscreant wouldn't even need credentials to make the changes, …

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Departments says hacking claims false – Independent Online

Departments says hacking claims false
Independent Online
Johannesburg – Claims that the basic education department's website has been hacked are false, it said on Friday. “These claims are both false and misleading,” spokesman Terence Khala said in a statement. The Times reported on Friday that the …

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Justice Department IG disputes Attkisson hacking claims – American Thinker (blog)


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Justice Department IG disputes Attkisson hacking claims
American Thinker (blog)
The Department of Justice inspector general has issued a report that disputes many of the claims made by cormer CBS news investigative reporter Sharyl Attkisson that her computers were hacked by the FBI and other government agencies. "The OIG's …
Journalist Sharyl Attkisson Testifies About Government Hacking AllegationsDaily Caller
DOJ Inspector General Report Finds No Evidence for Attkisson's Hacking ClaimsMediaite
DOJ inspector general: reporter's hacking claims can't be substantiatedArs Technica
Washington Post (blog) -Media Matters for America (blog)
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A 125-Year-Old Letter Dives Into the True Meaning Of the Word Hack – Slate Magazine (blog)


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A 125-Year-Old Letter Dives Into the True Meaning Of the Word Hack
Slate Magazine (blog)
In the late '80s and on into the '90s and early 2000s, hack was a dirty word. It evoked danger and criminal activity. It was all about breaking into computer systems, telephone networks, and other vulnerable technology. People who knew their computer

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Hacker War: Anonymous vs. the Lizard Squad – Breitbart News


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Hacker War: Anonymous vs. the Lizard Squad
Breitbart News
The UK Mirror reports a hacking crossfire between Anonymous Protection—a branch of famed hacker collective Anonymous—and the Lizard Squad, which has lately been renting itself out as a band of cyber-attack mercenaries, while threatening to release …
Anonymous vs Lizard Squad, Anonymous takes down Lizard Squad website Techworm
The Lizard Squad vows to make more attacksChristianToday
Instagram, Facebook and Many Popular Sites Down, Lizard Squad SuspectedThe Fuse Joplin

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Hacker War: Anonymous vs. the Lizard Squad – Breitbart News


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Hacker War: Anonymous vs. the Lizard Squad
Breitbart News
The UK Mirror reports a hacking crossfire between Anonymous Protection—a branch of famed hacker collective Anonymous—and the Lizard Squad, which has lately been renting itself out as a band of cyber-attack mercenaries, while threatening to release …
Anonymous vs Lizard Squad, Anonymous takes down Lizard Squad website Techworm
The Lizard Squad vows to make more attacksChristianToday
Instagram, Facebook and Many Popular Sites Down, Lizard Squad SuspectedThe Fuse Joplin

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29 January, 2015

PlayStation hacking case draws fire from insurance industry backers – Business Insurance

PlayStation hacking case draws fire from insurance industry backers
Business Insurance
The commercial general liability policy's advertising injury provision was never intended to cover cyber risks, say two insurance organizations in papers filed in connection with litigation in Sony's 2011 PlayStation Network hack. “Finding coverage

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Hacking of CENTCOM resembles prior Albuquerque media hack – Tampa Bay Business Journal

Hacking of CENTCOM resembles prior Albuquerque media hack
Tampa Bay Business Journal
Barely a week after hackers hit the Albuquerque Journal's Facebook and Twitter feeds and just two weeks after hijacking the paper's website, hackers using the same "CyberCaliphate" and "i love you isis" messages took control of the social media

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Journalist Sharyl Attkisson Testifies About Government Hacking Allegations – Daily Caller


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Journalist Sharyl Attkisson Testifies About Government Hacking Allegations
Daily Caller
Sharyl Attkisson, the former CBS News correspondent, testified on Capitol Hill Thursday about her belief that the government hacked her computers while she was investigating Obama administration scandals. “The message has already been received: if you …
Attkisson at Senate hearing: Those who cross Obama administration 'will be Washington Post (blog)
Stonewalled author Attkisson to testify on Obama's AG nomineeThe Hill

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Two charged in Portland motel hack – KOIN.com


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Two charged in Portland motel hack
KOIN.com
(KOIN 6) – Police believe two people may have used easily accessible technology to hack their way into a motel room. Igor V. Didenko and Joshua Daniel Lavios appeared in court Wednesday. Dedenko is charged with one count each of first-degree burglary, …

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