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More Than 1,000 Wendy’s Locations Hit By Credit Card Breach

07/10/2016, Popular fast food chain Wendy’s has revealed more information about the security breach it confirmed earlier this year. Back in February, Wendy’s said that it was investigating a potential security breach and it confirmed by May this year that...

Hackers Stole Nearly $13 Million From ATMs In Under Two Hours

05/23/2016, A lot of work is being done to ensure financial security but even as stronger systems are being built to keep hackers out, hackers are using sophisticated methods to break those systems and do as they please. The latest example of this comes from Japan...

Car Hackers Could Get Life Sentences In Michigan

05/01/2016, The Michigan state Senate has taken up two bills which if passed will introduce life sentences in prison for people who hack into cars. The move comes not too long after the FBI sent out a public service announcement to warn people about the risks of car...

Cheap Routers Blamed For $80 Million Bank Hack

04/24/2016, You can never go wrong with networking equipment that provides strong security, particularly if you’re a financial entity or a government agency, in that case, you can never have enough security on your network. You might have heard about the $80...

Bad Spelling Costs Hackers $800 Million

03/10/2016, Remember kids, spelling is important, you need to pay attention to your spelling if you want to get ahead in life and in this digital age, your spelling needs to be on point even if you’re trying to hack into a bank to steal hundreds of millions of...

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...

How To Create A Strong Password, Easy To Remember

02/10/2016, Every week, you hear about another hack or Internet scam. Often, hackers have been able to force a user password. This article will help you understand what a strong password is, and what it means. You will then be able to pick a strong password that is...

Hacker Leaks Details Of 9,000 DHS Employees

02/08/2016, A hacker claims to have access to names, email addresses, phone numbers and job titles of more than 20,000 Federal Bureau of Investigation employees as well as similar details of more than 9,000 Department of Homeland Security employees. The same hacker...

eBay Bug Lets Hackers Install Malicious Code Into Pages

02/04/2016, We’re sure many of you guys have come across various eBay auction pages in the past. Usually these pages have been designed by the seller in such a way that it captures your attention, or at least in a way that highlights some of the key points of the...

Mac Firmware Virus Creators Hired By Apple

02/03/2016, Abraham Lincoln had a very great idea when it comes to enemies – he insists that if one were to be able to win an enemy over, he would not only have “killed” the enemy in the process, but also gain a friend in the process. I suppose this is what...

AnonSec Claims To Have Controlled Drone After Stealing NASA Data

02/02/2016, It looks like hacktivist group AnonSec is back under the spotlight once again, where they tout to have gotten control of a drone in addition to leaked data from NASA computers, and the reason behind this act is to prove a chemtrail conspiracy theory....

Wendy’s Investigating Fraudulent Credit/Debit Card Charges

01/28/2016, If you have ever used a credit or debit card at Wendy’s, you might want to start paying closer attention to your credit card bills. According to a report from Krebs On Security, it seems that the fast food chain might have recently suffered from a...

Innocent TorMail Users Might Have Been Hacked By The FBI

01/21/2016, If one were to rewind the clock by three years back to the time when the FBI got hold of TorMail, which happened to be one of the most popular dark web email services around, then surely there would be some innocent TorMail users who might have been...

Hyatt Confirms 250 Hotels Hit By Payments Malware

01/15/2016, Last month it was announced that Hyatt Hotels was hit by a payments malware, in which it was suggested that information about their customers could have been stolen as a result of said malware. The hotel claimed that they would be launching an...