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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...

10-Year Old ‘FREAK’ Security Flaw Discovered

03/04/2015, In this day and age, security in the digital realm is of utmost importance, especially when you take into consideration the number of hacking incidents that have happened in the past. Whatever security holes discovered ought to be patched up as soon as...

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...

Anthem Hack Compromises Millions Of Records

02/05/2015, Another day, another hack. The second largest health insurer in the country has confirmed that it has been hacked. Tens of millions of customer and employee records are said to be have been compromised in this hack. Anthem’s database contains...

Taylor Swift Twitter And Instagram Accounts Hacked

01/27/2015, The Lizard Squad has struck again it seems. This is the group that claimed responsibility for knocking down PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live over Christmas 2014 and recently it broke into the Malaysia Airlines website. Lizard Squad’s latest victim...

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...