May 2016

31 May, 2016

Syndicates made billions hacking into system – The Star Online

Syndicates made billions hacking into system
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SEPANG: Syndicates have made billions of ringgit by hacking the Malaysian Immigration System (myIMMs) since 2010. What's worse, the breach in the system could mean that national security may have been compromised, said Immigration Department …

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St. Louis Cardinals Hacking Punishment Likely Delayed – Call to the Pen


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St. Louis Cardinals Hacking Punishment Likely Delayed
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Delays sentencing ex-St. Louis Cardinals' employee Chris Correa for hacking force MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred to withhold punishment until after the Draft. The St. Louis Cardinals are not expecting to be punished for hacking into the Houston Astros …

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MySpace hacking might be the biggest data breach yet – CNET


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MySpace hacking might be the biggest data breach yet
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Time Inc., owner of MySpace, confirmed Tuesday that the once-popular social media site was hacked. The leaked database contained about 360 million accounts with 427 million passwords, according to a Motherboard report. Those numbers would make …
Time (TIME) Announces Myspace was Victim of Hacking IncidentStreetInsider.com
Time Inc confirms Myspace hackingCity A.M.
Time Confirms Its Myspace Is A Victim Of Hacking IncidentBenzinga
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DataWorks 2016 to harness power of hacking for good – The News Journal


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DataWorks 2016 to harness power of hacking for good
The News Journal
Delaware hackers will unite Saturday to solve a series of challenges aimed at making life a little easier for the state's business community. Programmers, designers and even people with minimal computer skills are invited to help convert publicly

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Time Inc confirms Myspace hacking – City A.M.


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Time Inc confirms Myspace hacking
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Social networking site Myspace was hacked over the weekend, with user login data made available in an online hacker forum. Myspace's owner Time Inc confirmed the data breach today, and said the compromised information included Myspace usernames, …
Time (TIME) Announces Myspace was Victim of Hacking IncidentStreetInsider.com
Time Inc. confirms reports that social networking site Myspace has been hackedCNBC
Myspace Accounts Hacked: Time Inc Confirms Massive Breach As 360 Million Passwords On Sale On Dark WebInternational Business Times

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Hacking for Defense @ Stanford – Weeks 8 and 9 – Huffington Post


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Hacking for Defense @ Stanford – Weeks 8 and 9
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We just held our eighth and ninth weeks of the Hacking for Defense class. Now with over 917 interviews of beneficiaries (users, program managers, stakeholders, etc.), the teams spent the last two weeks learning what activities, resources and partners

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Time (TIME) Announces Myspace was Victim of Hacking Incident – StreetInsider.com


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Time (TIME) Announces Myspace was Victim of Hacking Incident
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Time Inc. (NYSE: TIME) today confirmed reports that Myspace, a Time Inc. company and social networking site, has been the victim of a hacking incident. Shortly before the Memorial Day weekend, the Myspace technical security team became aware that …
Time Inc. confirms reports that social networking site Myspace has been hackedCNBC

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Components of modern hacking operations – Network World


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Components of modern hacking operations
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During my conversations with security executives, a topic that consistently comes up is what, exactly, constitutes a modern hacking operation. Security professionals understand they're no longer facing script kiddies who lack a comprehensive plan

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Trump Called “Shape Shifting Lizard” In Hacked Road Sign – CBS Local


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Trump Called “Shape Shifting Lizard” In Hacked Road Sign
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DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is drawing either the ire or mirth of some protesters who hacked a Texas Department of Transportation sign in Dallas. The same roadside sign has now been changed twice in less …
'DONALD TRUMP IS A SHAPE SHIFTING LIZARD!!': Digital Road Sign Hilariously HackedMediaite

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Now’s a Great Time to Find Out If You’re a Hacking Victim – Fortune – Fortune


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Now's a Great Time to Find Out If You're a Hacking Victim – Fortune
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MySpace hacking might be the biggest data breach yetCNET
MySpace hack: Millions of stolen passwords and email addresses sold onlineTelegraph.co.uk
MySpace confirms it has been hackedIT PRO
CNBC -Business Wire (press release) -Tech Times
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Now’s a Great Time to Find Out If You’re a Hacking Victim – Fortune


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Now's a Great Time to Find Out If You're a Hacking Victim
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The common link between the LinkedIn, Fling, Tumblr and Myspace breaches is that the data from them has all recently appeared on underground data markets, being offered up by the same individual, a hacker called “Peace.” “Is this an individual who's …
65 Million Tumblr Accounts Hacked: 5 Passwords Tips to Secure your AccountiTech Post

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Brands Beware: Social Media Hacking A Growing Problem – SHOOT Online


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Brands Beware: Social Media Hacking A Growing Problem
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But hackers are using those same channels — such as popular public Facebook pages and Twitter accounts — to dupe their followers into clicking on links that spread viruses or steal login information for banking and other accounts. In addition, other

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Nova Peris Racist Hater Jailed: Chris Nelson ‘Victim’ of Hacking? – Australia Network News


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Nova Peris Racist Hater Jailed: Chris Nelson 'Victim' of Hacking?
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Nelson, 64, was arrested on Monday for making online racist comments. The Woy Woy-based chiropractor denied the charges, saying his account was hacked and that he was horrified when he came to know of the comments that were sent to Peris was using …
Chiropractor charged over Facebook rantdailytelegraph.com.au
NSW chiropractor Chris Nelson charged over Nova Peris racist Facebook postsThe Sydney Morning Herald
Man charged over racist comments allegedly posted to Senator Nova Peris' Facebook page9news.com.au

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(LEAD) N. Korea suspected of hacking S. Korean cybersecurity firm – Yonhap News


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(LEAD) N. Korea suspected of hacking S. Korean cybersecurity firm
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SEOUL, May 31 (Yonhap) — A North Korean hacking group is suspected of launching cyberattacks against a South Korean cybersecurity service firm amid heightened tensions on the Korean Peninsula, state prosecutors said Tuesday. The Seoul Central …

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N. Korea suspected of hacking S. Korean cybersecurity firm – Korea Times

N. Korea suspected of hacking S. Korean cybersecurity firm
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A North Korean hacking group is suspected of launching cyberattacks against a South Korean cybersecurity service firm amid heightened tensions on the Korean Peninsula, state prosecutors said Tuesday. The Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office said …

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iOS 9.3.3 jailbreak expected before WWDC event, new hacking team promises release – YIBADA English


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iOS 9.3.3 jailbreak expected before WWDC event, new hacking team promises release
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An iPhone 7 stands before its official Apple logo as seen in the official trailer of iPhone 7. (Photo : YouTube/ IC Tech). Apple is reportedly gearing up to unveil the new iOS 10 at the WWDC event but there is still hope for an iOS 9.3.3 jailbreak as a
iOS hacker shows off iOS 9.3.2 JailbreakMe-inspired jailbreak, but a release is unlikely9 to 5 Mac

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30 May, 2016

Arch Linux-Based ArchAssault Ethical Hacking Distro Changes Name to ArchStrike – Softpedia News (blog)


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Arch Linux-Based ArchAssault Ethical Hacking Distro Changes Name to ArchStrike
Softpedia News (blog)
The team over at ArchAssault, a GNU/Linux operating system based on the famous Arch Linux distro and designed for ethical hackers, announced a few minutes ago on their Twitter account that they are changing the OS' name to ArchStrike. Designed from …

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Hacking scare leads to norms for smartphones – The Hindu

Hacking scare leads to norms for smartphones
The Hindu
Amid attempts of hacking and data theft by Pakistan and China, the government has come up with a smartphone policy for officials dealing with sensitive information. To begin with, the government has put curbs on officials connecting their phones to

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Report: Cardinals ‘unlikely’ to be punished for hacking before draft – Sports Illustrated


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Report: Cardinals 'unlikely' to be punished for hacking before draft
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The Cardinals are “unlikely” to receive their punishment for hacking the Astros before June's MLB draft, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports. If the Cardinals are not punished before then, St. Louis will keep the four picks it has on
Cardinals notes: Punishment for hacking 'unlikely' before this June's draftSTLtoday.com
Cardinals-Astros hacking scandal: Punishment unlikely before MLB DraftCBSSports.com

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Computer hacking at University of Calgary partly fixed – CBC.ca


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Computer hacking at University of Calgary partly fixed
CBC.ca
IT teams at the University of Calgary have succeeded in partly eradicating a malware attack that had officials warning students and staff not to use any school-issued computers Monday morning. Hackers infiltrated the school's email, Skype for Business, …

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If You Ever Had a Myspace Account, This Hack May Affect You – Fortune


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If You Ever Had a Myspace Account, This Hack May Affect You
Fortune
The details of millions of Myspace users seem to have been stolen in yet another major hacking incident, with their passwords being vulnerable to decryption—and apparently on sale now. Yes, this musically-inclined social network may not be the hit it
MySpace Hacked, 427 Million Users' Emails Passwords Dumped OnlineHack Read
MySpace hack reveals top password used was "homelesspa"htxt.africa
Your MySpace Was Likely Hacked And Nobody Reported ItUPROXX

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If You Ever Had a Myspace Account, This Reported Hack May Affect You – Fortune


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If You Ever Had a Myspace Account, This Reported Hack May Affect You
Fortune
The details of millions of Myspace users seem to have been stolen in yet another major hacking incident, with their passwords being vulnerable to decryption—and apparently on sale now. Yes, this musically-inclined social network may not be the hit it
MySpace Hacked, 427 Million Users' Emails Passwords Dumped OnlineHack Read
MySpace hack reveals top password used was "homelesspa"htxt.africa
Your MySpace Was Likely Hacked And Nobody Reported ItUPROXX

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Philippines Bank ‘Targeted By SWIFT Hacking Group’ – TechWeekEurope UK


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Philippines Bank 'Targeted By SWIFT Hacking Group'
TechWeekEurope UK
The thieves who stole $81 million (£55.4m) from a bank in Bangladesh may also be behind an attack on a bank in the Philippines, and may be linked to the group that publicly released documents pilfered from Sony Pictures Entertainment in November 2014, …

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Hacking at 10: How to get your child interested in IT – IT PRO


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Hacking at 10: How to get your child interested in IT
IT PRO
His father, Mano Paul, is a security trainer – teaching a ten-year- old to hack at Reuben's level must be great advertising – and indeed it was while on a call with a client that he noticed Reuben was paying attention to his own work. Mano had blanked

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Iran cyber police claim Saudi Arabia behind hacking of government website – International Business Times UK


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Iran cyber police claim Saudi Arabia behind hacking of government website
International Business Times UK
Iran's cyber police claim to have traced the hackers behind a recent government website breach to IP addresses in three Arab countries, including Saudi Arabia. The Statistical Centre of Iran was targeted by hackers on 24 May rendering it temporarily

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