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Home Depot Investigating A Possibly Huge Credit Card Leak

09/02/2014, Many of us might still be reeling from the massive Target hack that saw millions of credit and debit cards being compromised. A luxury retailer was also found to have been hit with a similar breach around the same time. It has only been a few months...

Blackphone Rooted In Five Minutes At DEF CON Conference

08/10/2014, This might raise a few chuckles over at BlackBerry. Recently both companies took swings at each other in a bid to call out each other’s claims on security offered by their mobile devices. BlackBerry describes itself as a market leader in security...

Hackers Make ATMs Spit Out Cash By Sending A Text Message

03/25/2014, When you think of hackers hacking ATMs, you probably envision them holding tools that plugs into the ATM, or perhaps create ATM card skimmers that lets them steal account information and passwords. Well in a surprising hack discovered by security vendor,...

Target Hack Reportedly Detected By Its System But Went Ignored

03/13/2014, In December word broke that Target was the subject of a massive security breach. Personal information of more than 70 million of Target’s customers went into hackers’ hands. The retailer has tried to offer an olive branch and has been on...

Sears Could Be Potential Victim Of A Security Breach

03/02/2014, Ever since Target announced that it has been the victim of a massive security breach, there have been many reports indicating that its possible for other major U.S. retailers to have been attacked as well. Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus did find that it...

146K Indiana University Students’ Personal Data Exposed

02/27/2014, One can never be too sure about data security in this day and age, security breaches often happen and can result in loss of crucial data. Take the recent Target hack for example, it resulted in personal information as well as credit and debit card numbers...

British Spies Collected Yahoo Webcam Chat Images ‘In Bulk’

02/27/2014, Edward Snowden’s bag of treats, rather repository of damning classified documents, brings another electronic spying scandal to light. Britain’s GCHQ, Her Majesty’s equivalent of the U.S. National Security Agency, has reportedly been...

Kickstarter Gets Hacked

02/16/2014, Hackers seem to be on a roll these days, almost every other week we hear about a major online property being hit by a security breach which ends up compromising personal information of millions of users. The latest victim is crowdfunding juggernaut...

Swipe And Sign Cards May Not Work After October 2015

02/09/2014, Anyone who has any experience with swipe and sign cards knows exactly how they’re charged by a merchant. Your card is taken, swiped and then a receipt is printed, which you sign and then collect your card and receipt before going on your way again....

Comcast Servers Hacked, User Data Potentially At Risk

02/06/2014, A hacking group by the name of NullCrew FTS has wreaked havoc today on Comcast servers. The company provides cable television, telephone service, broadband internet to customers in 40 states, and happens to be the largest cable company and home ISP in the...