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UK Cops Scare Teen Hackers With House Calls

12/14/2015, Hacking is a crime and what most hackers try to do is cover their tracks. However when you’re young and think you’re invincible, sometimes arrogance gets the better of you and you start leaving traces of your identity, or maybe you don’t even bother...

Islamic Cyber Army Responds To “ISIS Day Of Trolling”

12/11/2015, It has been said many times that in the land of the blind, the one eyed man is king. Hence, if we were to carry out the rule of “an eye for an eye”, the whole world would end up blind eventually. Still, there are times in life when difficult decisions...

Anonymous Announced Their Next Target: Donald Trump

12/11/2015, The hacking collective Anonymous has not been shy when it comes to going after big fish. In the past the group has hacked targets like North Korea’s social networking websites, and recently they even attempted to cripple ISIS by targeting social media...

Valve: 77,000 Steam Accounts Hijacked Each Month

12/10/2015, Last month in a bid to cut down on scams, Valve introduced a waiting period for gamers who wanted to trade items with each idea. The reason behind this is because hackers who steal Steam accounts try to get rid of the inventory as fast as possible before...

VTech InnoTab Tablet Is Easy To Hack

12/02/2015, It does look as though the folks over at VTech are not having a really good time as the holiday season nears – simply because they have to navigate through some really choppy waters at this point in time. We have received word that the company...

VTech Experiences Data Breach

11/30/2015, VTech has certainly made a name for itself over the years, particular in technologically advanced childrens’ toys such as the Kidizoom Watch, among numerous others. However, it does look as though security is not all that strong as they are supposed to...

FBI: Hacker Made Off With 1.2 Billion Logins

11/25/2015, It looks like a computer hacker who goes by the moniker “mr.grey” has made him or herself a wanted person by the FBI. The offence? “mr. grey” has made off with login information for more than 1.2 billion online accounts. Apparently, this...

Hilton Confirms Malware Targeted Payment Card Information

11/24/2015, A couple of months ago it was reported that the Hilton hotel chain might have been the target of a hack. The company claimed at that time that they were investigating the issue and it looks like we have bad news for you guys. If you have recently stayed...

54 Starwood Hotel Chain Properties Infected By Credit Card Malware

11/22/2015, Starwood, the luxury hotel group that owns and operates dozens of properties across the globe, has confirmed that 54 of its properties were caught in a malware attack designed to harvest credit and debit card information from cash registers and payment...

Anonymous Releases Guide On How You Can Help Hack ISIS

11/18/2015, As many of you guys have heard by now, the hackers collective known as Anonymous has publicly declared cyberwar on ISIS following the attacks in Paris, France. So far the group has reportedly managed to get multiple social media accounts that are...

US Considering “Hack Back” Options Against China

11/17/2015, There have been several reports in the past of how hackers in China have been hacking into the systems of US companies and stealing their data. So far not much can be done save for going after them legally, but sometimes that can be a long and drawn out...

FCC Clarifies That It Is Legal To Hack Your Own Router

11/15/2015, When the term “hack” is used, sometimes it carries negative connotations which is why sometimes when you think about hacking your own phone, computer, or a piece of hardware you own, one has to wonder about the legalities of such an act. Now for those...

Researchers Demonstrate MITM Attacks On Samsung Phones

11/13/2015, A lot of OEMs like to think that their phones are secure, and for the most part we’d like to think that they have done their due diligence too. However sometimes certain loopholes are overlooked which can sometimes lead to disastrous results. Recently...

Biohackers Implant LED Lights Under Their Skin

11/10/2015, Body modifications come in many different forms, with piercings and tattoos being the more common ones that you see these days. However with the advancement in technology, it has led to the rise of biohacking which according to its definition is “the...