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Man Charged Of Hacking US Lottery

04/14/2015, It does look as though man always looks for the best possible way to do things – but sometimes, the shortcuts that we take in life makes us end up on the wrong side of the law. Take Eddie Tipton for instance – he allegedly hacked into the...

China Accused Of Launching Cyber Attacks In Asia

04/12/2015, While China might have gotten a bad rep as being a censorship-heavy country in Asia, it also seems that they have gotten the reputation as being pretty aggressive hackers as well. Recently a report from security firm FireEye (via TechCrunch) has revealed...

FBI: WordPress Users Should Patch Up

04/08/2015, The United States Federal Bureau of Investigation, better known as the FBI, as recently issued a warning to all WordPress users – you might want to patch your content management system of choice before it ends up being hacked or defaced, perhaps...

Coding Website GitHub Hit With DDoS Attack, China Suspected

03/29/2015, Over in China censorship of certain content online and speaking out against the government are activities that the authorities over there don’t look upon favorably, which is why it isn’t surprising to find popular websites such as Facebook, Twitter,...

Vulnerability In Hotel Wi-Fi Router Could Be A Risky Proposition

03/26/2015, One of the perks of staying at a hotel these days would be having free Internet connectivity, but just how secure is the Internet connection at a hotel? Apparently, guests could end up being victims of serious hacking incidents due to the kind of routers...

Twitch Resets Passwords After They Detected Unauthorized Access

03/23/2015, If you’re a streamer on Twitch or if you just like watching Twitch streams, don’t be alarmed if when you log into the website, you are prompted to change your password. This is because Twitch had recently detected unauthorized access to some Twitch...

Google Vietnam Hacked Briefly By Lizard Squad

02/23/2015, The hacking consortium known as Lizard Squad definitely holds a rather high profile, where they have had their fair share of run-ins in the past with high profile targets. This time around, it looks as though folks over at Google Vietnam were the ones to...

Microsoft Outlook In China Hit With Man-In-The-Middle Attacks

01/19/2015, Man-in-the-middle attacks is when the attacker inserts themselves in the middle of their victims’ connections, thus being able to intercept messages sent back and forth. An example would be to direct users to fake websites set up to look like the actual...

French Websites Get Attacked After Warnings Issued

01/18/2015, Several French media websites have already experienced attacks, going down for a day after warnings were issued earlier on. Sites such as Le Parisien, Marianne and 20 Minutes were among those which were affected, although majority of them were restored...