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Multiple CNN accounts on Facebook hacked by OurMine

Multiple CNN accounts on Facebook hacked by OurMine In addition to the main CNN Facebook account, which was hit just after 10 p.on Sunday, the group also hacked the official CNN International and the CNN Politics Facebook pages.

Hackers cause hotel to ditch keycards for old-school keys and locks

Hackers cause hotel to ditch keycards for old-school keys and locks Once a ransom is paid, the hackers then deliver an electronic "decryption key" which can be used to restore the device to normal.Unless the hotel paid a ransom in Bitcoin totaling close to $1,800 dollars, it wouldn't be able to access its reservation system, cash desk system or issue electronic keycards.

Details of 2.5 Million Xbox and PlayStation Gamers Leaked by Hackers

Details of 2.5 Million Xbox and PlayStation Gamers Leaked by Hackers The personal account information of millions of Xbox and PlayStation users has been compromised.Two popular gaming forums have been hacked, and the account data for 2.

Why Overwatch Hacking Is Such A Big Problem In Korea

Why Overwatch Hacking Is Such A Big Problem In Korea net forums and Reddit, complaints about South Korean players’ too-accurate headshots, immediate gun-downs and even DDOS attacks against winners in competitive mode are widespread.net, proudly gives the numbers, but doesn’t explain steps Blizzard is taking to definitively stomp out Overwatch hacking in South Korea.

How computer hacking is becoming Russia’s weapon of choice

How computer hacking is becoming Russia’s weapon of choice Back then, information warfare was just a sideshow, and Putin’s emphasis was on more traditional weapon systems.In the decade since, Russia has rapidly developed its information warfare capability and deployed it in conflicts in Estonia, Georgia, and Ukraine.

Hackers put SNES, Sega Genesis and Game Boy games on the NES Classic

Hackers put SNES, Sega Genesis and Game Boy games on the NES Classic For some people, playing NES games on the NES Classic just isn't enough.They want the throwback system to play games from the SNES, Game Boy, Sega Genesis and Atari 2600, too.

Why it's important to know what Trump is doing with that smartphone

Why it's important to know what Trump is doing with that smartphone After weeks of building concerns about the Trump administration's bumbling efforts at security, someone in the federal government is finally expressing concern about reports that President Donald Trump is still using an unsecured Android smartphone.After all, if Trump rode a wave of cries about Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server to the White House then the government should investigate if Vladimir Putin is sliding into Trump's DMs.

Overwatch Hacker Impersonating Pro Gets Matched Up Against Real Player, Rivalry Ensues

Overwatch Hacker Impersonating Pro Gets Matched Up Against Real Player, Rivalry Ensues Last weekend, he hopped into a match where he found another Widowmaker player also using the handle Kephrii—and that player happened to be a hacker.The fake Kephrii didn’t just have the gall to impersonate a top player (that happens all the time!

Gordon Ramsay’s father-in-law charged with hacking the chef’s computer

Gordon Ramsay’s father-in-law charged with hacking the chef’s computer He’s known for his temper, so it’s no wonder that a family feud involving Gordon Ramsay is nothing less than a battle royale.His father-in-law and three other members of the clan have been charged by the Met police with regard to computer hacking allegations that are now seven years old.

Singapore's Ministry of Defence suffers its first successful cyberattack

Singapore's Ministry of Defence suffers its first successful cyberattack A cyberattack on the Defence Ministry of Singapore's internet system (I-net) has resulted in the personal data of 850 employees and conscripted military personnel being stolen.No classified military data was stolen in the breach of the I-net system, the government said, as reported by Channel NewsAsia.

Hackers And Modders Will Keep The Wii U Alive

Hackers And Modders Will Keep The Wii U Alive ” Ultimately, this is what DeadMK believes makes Wii U modding as a whole so valuable.Even though the Wii U’s audience is relatively small, and the audience for Wii U mods even smaller, MrRean believes that works in the modding community’s favor.

WikiLeaks dumps documents on CIA’s alleged hacking tools

WikiLeaks dumps documents on CIA’s alleged hacking tools The trove, called Vault 7, is the “largest ever publication of confidential documents” on the CIA and covers activity between 2013 and 2016.It details hacking tools believed to include malware that infects Windows, OSX, Linux, Android, and iOS as well as routers and smart TVs.

Fortinet asks: Planning a merger? It’s time for a cybersecurity upgrade

Fortinet asks: Planning a merger? It’s time for a cybersecurity upgrade In this often chaotic milieu, substandard cybersecurity on one or both sides of the merger can prove costly – or even scuttle the deal altogether.Use the merger as an opportunity to refresh cybersecurity entirely.

Kid hacker hijacks 160,000 printers around the world as a warning

Kid hacker hijacks 160,000 printers around the world as a warning Thousands of Internet-connected printers around the world were recently hacked to spew out ASCII art.The alarming messages that were churned out from reportedly more than 160,000 printers around the globe read: "Hacked.

The CIA may be hacking cars, as well as phones and TVs, according to WikiLeaks

The CIA may be hacking cars, as well as phones and TVs, according to WikiLeaks The most current dump of secrets via WikiLeaks says cars are among the devices the CIA has hacked or has been trying to hack.This claim is in the so-called Vault 7 dump of 8,761 documents Tuesday that WikiLeaks said came from the Central Intelligence Agency.

Wikileaks says it wants to help tech companies thwart CIA hacking

Wikileaks says it wants to help tech companies thwart CIA hacking "We have decided to work with them, to give them some exclusive access to some of the technical details we have, so that fixes can be pushed out," he said during a Facebook Live news conference on Thursday.The documents, allegedly part one in a series of document dumps to come, said the CIA has long been in a bureaucratic battle with the NSA.

Did WikiLeaks just do Apple and Google a huge favor?

Did WikiLeaks just do Apple and Google a huge favor? When WikiLeaks dumped a plethora of CIA documents this week, it revealed just how many of our devices are vulnerable to hacking.Scary, sure—but should Apple and Google say thank you to Assange and Co.

How I Let Disney Track My Every Move

How I Let Disney Track My Every Move It’s also communicating with beacons hidden throughout the park to let Disney know what you’re doing and where you’re going.) I realize that this is something I signed up for—Disney will still let you use paper tickets and avoid MagicBands if you like—but I arrived at the park pretty clueless about the extent to which Disney would be tracking my every move.