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Pirates Hack Shipping Company To Find Their Targets

03/01/2016, If you were to rob a home or a bank, logically you would want to know which home or bank keeps the most valuables, and where they are located, as this will let you get in and out as quickly as possible. This is exactly what pirates (real life pirates on...

Snapchat Employee Involved In Phishing Scam

02/29/2016, It looks like the online world is one where you would need to be on your guard most of the time, as making a single mistake could prove to have some serious repercussions, depending on the industry in which you are in, of course. If you just leak out...

UC Berkeley Warns About Potential Data Theft

02/26/2016, If you are studying or used to study at UC Berkeley, or maybe you have dealt with the university on business matters, it seems that you should start paying more attention to your online accounts and your credit cards. The university has recently issued a...

Apple To Make It Harder For Themselves To Hack Their Own Products

02/24/2016, Right now the debate is raging on as to whether or not Apple should give in to the FBI and unlock the iPhone. However the only way to do so would be to create backdoor access, something that Apple is understandably not too pleased to do. However it seems...

Google Opens Up Project Shield To More News Websites

02/24/2016, From time to time, websites get hacked. One of the favorite and effective ways to take a site down would be through a DDoS attack. This basically involves flooding the site with so many requests till the point where it can’t handle it and shuts down, at...

Snowden: FBI Could Use Acid And Lasers To Hack The iPhone

02/22/2016, Right now the debate is on as to whether or not Apple should unlock the iPhone, or provide backdoor access to the iPhone belonging to one of the shooters of the San Bernardino shootings. The FBI claims that they need Apple’s help to do so because...

LA Hospital Gives In, Pays $17,000 In Ransomware

02/17/2016, The other day it looks like hackers managed to get ahold of the Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center’s IT system and shut it down. They then demand that the hospital pay them $3.6 million in ransom if they wanted their systems back online and...

Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center Hacked And Held For Ransom

02/15/2016, It does not look as though computer systems are all that safe and secure, as we heard last week that hackers have already leaked out details of 9,000 Department of Homeland Security employees, and this time around, it looks as though hackers have the...