October 2015

31 October, 2015

Police arrest third person in Staffordshire over TalkTalk hacking probe – Daily Mail


Daily Mail
Police arrest third person in Staffordshire over TalkTalk hacking probe
Daily Mail
The data hacked in the TalkTalk cyber attack 'is significantly less than suspected' with fewer than 21,000 bank details accessed, the company has said. TalkTalk yesterday revealed that 1.2 million customer email addresses, names and phone numbers were …
TalkTalk Hacking Scam: Teenage Hackers Arrested; Police Kept Evidence ConfidentialKorea Portal (English Edition)
Teen released on bail in TalkTalk hacking probeBills Insider (blog)
Second teenage boy arrested over TalkTalk hackingwireless goodness
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‘Shy, awkward boys’ join criminal underworld from parents’ houses as hacking … – Mirror.co.uk


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'Shy, awkward boys' join criminal underworld from parents' houses as hacking
Mirror.co.uk
The journey of a computer hacker often starts in their bedroom – but can end in a jail cell, writes the Sunday People . Teens can join a criminal underworld without leaving the comfort of their parents' house, attacking governments or giant

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‘Shy, awkward boys’ join criminal underworld from parents houses as hacking … – Mirror.co.uk


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'Shy, awkward boys' join criminal underworld from parents houses as hacking
Mirror.co.uk
The journey of a computer hacker often starts in their bedroom – but can end in a jail cell, writes the Sunday People . Teens can join a criminal underworld without leaving the comfort of their parents' house, attacking governments or giant

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The Hacking Team wants U.S. law enforcement to use its technology – Digital Trends


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The Hacking Team wants U.S. law enforcement to use its technology
Digital Trends
What's the best way to recover from a very public security meltdown? Offer your own security services to the government, of course! At least, that seems to be the approach of the Hacking Team, a spyware vendor that was itself successfully attacked
Hacking Team offers encryption breaking tools to law enforcementEngadget
Spyware Vendor Hacking Team Offers US Law Enforcement IT Encryption SupportHacked News
Hacking Team Is Back, Now Selling New Encryption Cracking ToolsSoftpedia News

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CPI(M) condemns Bangladesh hacking, says NDA govt should help Dhaka – Hindustan Times


Hindustan Times
CPI(M) condemns Bangladesh hacking, says NDA govt should help Dhaka
Hindustan Times
CPI(M) on Saturday condemned the hacking of a publisher in Bangladesh even as it wished that the NDA government had the “moral authority” to help Dhaka deal with stifling of secular voices. “Yet another horrific murder of a secular voice, this time of
CPI(M) Condemns Bangladesh Hacking, Takes Jibe at NDA GovtOutlook India
Bangladesh Hack Attacks Target Secular Publishers, WritersNewsweek
Secular publisher murdered, three wounded in Bangladesh attacksYahoo News
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Vodafone customers targetted in new criminal hacking attack – Telegraph.co.uk


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Vodafone customers targetted in new criminal hacking attack
Telegraph.co.uk
It has also emerged that online comments by a Talk Talk representative may have unwittingly encouraged hackers to test the telecom firm's cyber defences in the run up to the latest hacking attack. One of the firm's customer service representatives
Hackers Access Nearly 2000 Vodafone AccountsSky News
Vodafone Says Some U.K. Customers Accounts Accessed by HackersBloomberg
Hackers steal Vodafone customer detailsFinancial Times
Yahoo Finance UK
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Hacking The Pipeline: How HBCUs Are Taking Tech’s Diversity Issue Into Their … – BuzzFeed News


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Hacking The Pipeline: How HBCUs Are Taking Tech's Diversity Issue Into Their
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On the ride over, Tita was upbeat and focused on getting the students up and hacking. “I think it's so important to give young engineers at these HBCUs the chance to see what it's like to build something and maybe even get the chance to get funding

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Android phones more vulnerable to hacking than iPhones – The Hillsdale Daily News


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Android phones more vulnerable to hacking than iPhones
The Hillsdale Daily News
BRANCH COUNTY — Most of us in this modern day and age have cell phones. Some prefer Android, while others prefer Apple iPhone. But, did you ever wonder which one is more vulnerable to viruses and hacking? According to research, it might be the …
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Hackers Access Nearly 2000 Vodafone Accounts – Sky News


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Hackers Access Nearly 2000 Vodafone Accounts
Sky News
A Vodafone spokesman confirmed 1,827 customers had their accounts accessed but added that the information obtained by the hackers "cannot be used directly to access customers' bank accounts". The information does leave the customers open to fraud …
Vodafone Says Some U.K. Customers Accounts Accessed by HackersBloomberg
Hackers may have accessed 2000 Vodafone customer detailsTelegraph.co.uk

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Perry County man charged with hacking into neighbor’s Internet connection: Police – PennLive.com

Perry County man charged with hacking into neighbor's Internet connection: Police
PennLive.com
A Perry County man is facing charges after stated police said he was caught hacking into a neighbor's internet connection. Daniel Aaron Smith, 22, of the 100 block of South Carlisle Street in New Bloomfield, has been charged with theft of services

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Android phones more vulnerable to hacking than iPhones – Coldwater Daily Reporter


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Android phones more vulnerable to hacking than iPhones
Coldwater Daily Reporter
BRANCH COUNTY — Most of us in this modern day and age have cell phones. Some prefer Android, while others prefer Apple iPhone. But, did you ever wonder which one is more vulnerable to viruses and hacking? According to research, it might be the …

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Ghosts in the machine: the real hackers hiding behind the cliches of TalkTalk … – The Guardian


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Ghosts in the machine: the real hackers hiding behind the cliches of TalkTalk
The Guardian
This week's tabloid headlines about the teenager who allegedly broke into TalkTalk's website invoked the usual formula: reclusive, antisocial, young, male. But hackers are more complicated than that – and the people pursuing them say the stereotype is
TalkTalk shows retailers should be afraidFinancial Times
Hacker warning of online security for small firmsFalkirk Herald

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AT&T Releases First Cybersecurity Insights Report About Hacking – Hacked News

AT&T Releases First Cybersecurity Insights Report About Hacking
Hacked News
AT&T explains some new information on cyber-security threats after their first ever Cybersecurity Insights Report. It discusses all types of cyber threats, such as hacking, espionage, malware and other related subjects. The report goes into some detail

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Spyware Vendor Hacking Team Offers US Law Enforcement IT Encryption Support – Hacked News


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Spyware Vendor Hacking Team Offers US Law Enforcement IT Encryption Support
Hacked News
The hacking security company currently is pitching new products to help US law enforcement get around encryption problems with upgraded hacking tools. This comes just a few months after the loss of 400 GB of confidential information stolen from their …
Hacking Team offers encryption breaking tools to law enforcementEngadget

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Hacking Team offers encryption breaking tools to law enforcement – Engadget


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Hacking Team offers encryption breaking tools to law enforcement
Engadget
Mere months after having more than 400 GB of confidential information stolen from its servers, spyware vendor Hacking Team has announced that it has resumed operations with a suite of digital tools to help law enforcement agencies get around pesky …

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30 October, 2015

Hacked Opinions: The legalities of hacking – Chris Doggett – CSO Online

Hacked Opinions: The legalities of hacking – Chris Doggett
CSO Online
Kaspersky's Chris Doggett talks about hacking regulation and legislation with CSO in a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts. Hacked Opinions is an ongoing series of Q&As with industry leaders and experts on a number of topics

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Talk talk cyber attack: the teen hackers behind the bedroom door – Telegraph.co.uk


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Talk talk cyber attack: the teen hackers behind the bedroom door
Telegraph.co.uk
When Vinnie Omari reached the tender age of 12, his online world had already become a question of hack or be hacked. He had been sitting at the family desktop computer in an upstairs room at home in Twickenham, south-west London, playing a fantasy …

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Hacked Opinions: The legalities of hacking – Andrew Tannenbaum – CSO Online

Hacked Opinions: The legalities of hacking – Andrew Tannenbaum
CSO Online
IBM's Andrew Tannenbaum talks about hacking regulation and legislation with CSO in a series of topical discussions with industry leaders and experts. Hacked Opinions is an ongoing series of Q&As with industry leaders and experts on a number of topics …

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Hacking the Cybersecurity Labor Force – Security Debrief


Security Debrief
Hacking the Cybersecurity Labor Force
Security Debrief
On October 27, Passcode and the National Cyber Security Alliance hosted an event, “Talent Hack: Solutions to Overcome the Cybersecurity Skills Gap.” The event included a diversity, education, and workforce panel to discuss the difficulties in hiring
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TalkTalk customers’ emails and phone numbers along with 21k bank details were … – Daily Mail


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TalkTalk customers' emails and phone numbers along with 21k bank details were
Daily Mail
The 16-year-old, from Feltham in west London, was held on suspicion of computer misuse after a search of his home yesterday. The teenager has been bailed to a date yet to be confirmed. A 15-year-old boy from County Antrim in Northern Ireland was …
Second teenager arrested over TalkTalk hackingFinancial Times
Second Teenager Arrested in Wake of TalkTalk Hacking AttackBloomberg
UK police arrest second teenager over TalkTalk hackingCIO
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Time for TalkTalk to provide more answers on hacking – ITV News


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Time for TalkTalk to provide more answers on hacking
ITV News
Nine days after the suspected hacking of their website, TalkTalk has finally confirmed the real extent of the data breach. While the company struggles to spin the line that this is "significantly less than originally suspected" , nobody should

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Hacking Team Is Back with a Bold Pitch to Police – Motherboard


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Hacking Team Is Back with a Bold Pitch to Police
Motherboard
For more than a year, the FBI has been complaining that the rise of encryption technologies will make its investigators “go dark” and help criminals get away. Hacking Team, the infamous spyware vendor that was hacked earlier this year, is now pitching

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Nebraskan pleads guilty to hacking computers at Iowa college – KCRG

Nebraskan pleads guilty to hacking computers at Iowa college
KCRG
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Prosecutors say a Nebraska man who didn't get the promotion he wanted at an Iowa college has been convicted of hacking without authorization into several of the university's computers and email accounts. David Boyer pleaded …
Nebraska man admits to hacking computers at Buena Vista UniversityRadio Iowa

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Nebraskan pleads guilty to hacking computers at Iowa college – The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Nebraskan pleads guilty to hacking computers at Iowa college
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Prosecutors say a Nebraska man who didn't get the promotion he wanted at an Iowa college has been convicted of hacking without authorization into several of the university's computers and email accounts. David Boyer pleaded guilty on Wednesday in U.S. …
Nebraska man admits to hacking computers at Buena Vista UniversityRadio Iowa

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Nebraskan pleads guilty to hacking computers at Iowa college – Kansas City Star

Nebraskan pleads guilty to hacking computers at Iowa college
Kansas City Star
Prosecutors say a Nebraska man who didn't get the promotion he wanted at an Iowa college has been convicted of hacking without authorization into several of the university's computers and email accounts. David Boyer pleaded guilty on Wednesday in U.S. …
Nebraska man admits to hacking computers at Buena Vista UniversityRadio Iowa

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