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# hacker - Wednesday 15 July, 2020

Barack Obama, Kanye West and Elon Musk among victims of widespread Twitter hack
# Bitcoin
# Bitcoin

Barack Obama, Kanye West and Elon Musk among victims of widespread Twitter hack

Jul 15th 2020, 10:49 PM 42,173 Views 24 Comments

The hack appears to suggest that those who donate bitcoins will have their donation doubled and returned.

# hacker - Monday 10 June, 2019

Hacker behind TalkTalk cyber attack sentenced to 4 years in youth detention centre
# TalkTalk
# TalkTalk

Hacker behind TalkTalk cyber attack sentenced to 4 years in youth detention centre

Jun 10th 2019, 7:41 PM 23,683 Views 0 Comments

The attack cost the company €86.3 million after the personal details of 157,000 customers were stolen.

# hacker - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

‘It’s like the Wild West’: An FBI-hunted hacker says future cyber attacks could target your toaster
# One One Oh No
# One One Oh No

‘It’s like the Wild West’: An FBI-hunted hacker says future cyber attacks could target your toaster

Jan 10th 2018, 6:05 AM 20,229 Views 16 Comments

Kevin Mitnick, who was once the FBI’s most wanted cyber fugitive, is performing a ‘live hack’ in Dublin tomorrow.

# hacker - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

Irish hacker behind Rupert Murdoch suicide hoax avoids jail
# The Sun
# The Sun

Irish hacker behind Rupert Murdoch suicide hoax avoids jail

May 24th 2017, 9:33 PM 9,875 Views 10 Comments

Six years ago Darren Martyn and others redirected users from The Sun’s website to a page that said Rupert Murdoch was dead.

# hacker - Saturday 29 April, 2017

Hacker leaks stolen Orange is the New Black episodes after ransom demand
# Netflix Original
# Netflix Original

Hacker leaks stolen Orange is the New Black episodes after ransom demand

Apr 29th 2017, 4:45 PM 28,882 Views 34 Comments

“Who is next on the list? FOX, IFC, NAT GEO, and ABC,” the hacker said on Twitter.

# hacker - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Disgruntled gamer 'used cameras and lightbulbs' to take down Netflix and Twitter
# Netflix
# Netflix

Disgruntled gamer 'used cameras and lightbulbs' to take down Netflix and Twitter

Nov 17th 2016, 3:49 PM 22,318 Views 34 Comments

Hacker harnessed 150,000 devices such as cameras, lightbulbs and appliances to overwhelm system.

# hacker - Friday 2 September, 2016

Romanian hacker who exposed Clinton's email server jailed for four years
# Guccifer
# Guccifer

Romanian hacker who exposed Clinton's email server jailed for four years

Sep 2nd 2016, 4:23 PM 14,299 Views 34 Comments

Marcel Lehel Lazar also hacked a relative of George W Bush.

# hacker - Monday 27 July, 2015

Android phones have a serious flaw that could allow hackers in with one text
# Exploit
# Exploit

Android phones have a serious flaw that could allow hackers in with one text

Jul 27th 2015, 6:28 PM 23,261 Views 21 Comments

And as many as 950 million Android phones could be affected by it.

# hacker - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Katie Hopkins' Twitter account has been hacked
# Hacked Off
From The Daily Edge
# Hacked Off

Katie Hopkins' Twitter account has been hacked

Jun 21st 2015, 12:12 PM 5,611 Views 3 Comments

The hacker claims to have a sex tape belonging to Hopkins. Err…

# hacker - Wednesday 8 April, 2015

This book series could be the next Fifty Shades of Grey
# Erotica
# Erotica

This book series could be the next Fifty Shades of Grey

Apr 8th 2015, 6:15 AM 22,797 Views 19 Comments

The author just signed a $7million deal.

# hacker - Friday 19 December, 2014

Obama: 'We will respond' to North Korea hack
# The Interview
# The Interview

Obama: 'We will respond' to North Korea hack

Dec 19th 2014, 10:52 PM 26,141 Views 102 Comments

Sony said it still plans to release The Interview… but in a different format.

# hacker - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Government issues tender for deliberate hacker attack
# Cyber-exercise
# Cyber-exercise

Government issues tender for deliberate hacker attack

Apr 4th 2013, 9:46 AM 6,392 Views 21 Comments

The Department of Communications has said that existing services and systems will not be impacted by the exercise.

# hacker - Friday 14 December, 2012

Hacker McKinnon won't be charged in Britain
# Gary Mckinnon
# Gary Mckinnon

Hacker McKinnon won't be charged in Britain

Dec 14th 2012, 4:49 PM 7,075 Views 23 Comments

Gary McKinnon is wanted in the United States for breaking into military computer systems.

# hacker - Thursday 12 July, 2012

Hackers post pilfered Yahoo! passwords
# Unencrypted
# Unencrypted

Hackers post pilfered Yahoo! passwords

Jul 12th 2012, 9:11 PM 7,624 Views 3 Comments

Nearly half a million passwords and email addresses from a Yahoo! server were posted online.

# hacker - Sunday 10 June, 2012

LinkedIn says all accounts secure again after password hack
# LinkedIn
# LinkedIn

LinkedIn says all accounts secure again after password hack

Jun 10th 2012, 3:56 PM 1,785 Views 0 Comments

An FBI investigation is now under way after almost 6.5million passwords were breached last week.

# hacker - Thursday 7 June, 2012

First LinkedIn, now eHarmony's passwords 'compromised'
# Passwords
# Passwords

First LinkedIn, now eHarmony's passwords 'compromised'

Jun 7th 2012, 8:36 AM 1,716 Views 2 Comments

The dating site has said that a small number of its users have been affected, while it’s reported that a total of eight million ‘hashed’ passwords have been posted online.

# hacker - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Almost 6.5million LinkedIn passwords apparently leaked online
# LinkedIn
# LinkedIn

Almost 6.5million LinkedIn passwords apparently leaked online

Jun 6th 2012, 3:16 PM 4,569 Views 28 Comments

A hacker in Russia claims to have gained access to millions of passwords and is seeking help in removing the encryption.

# hacker - Friday 9 March, 2012

UK: Man arrested over abortion website attack
# UK
# UK

UK: Man arrested over abortion website attack

Mar 9th 2012, 1:16 PM 2,845 Views 4 Comments

London police have arrested a man suspected of hacking into the website of a major British abortion provider, vandalising it, and stealing sensitive data – including names, addresses, and phone numbers.

# hacker - Sunday 2 October, 2011

'We use the poor people' - Thailand's PM falls victim to Twitter hacker
# Twitter Hack
# Twitter Hack

'We use the poor people' - Thailand's PM falls victim to Twitter hacker

Oct 2nd 2011, 11:03 AM 670 Views 1 Comment

The anonymous hacker posted a series of apparently damning messages from Yingluck Shinawatra’s official account.

# hacker - Monday 13 June, 2011

# hacker - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

US student charged with hacking school system
# Hacker
From The Daily Edge
# Hacker

US student charged with hacking school system

Mar 8th 2011, 5:00 PM 338 Views 0 Comments

Tyler Coyner charged other students to change their grades.

# hacker - Wednesday 4 August, 2010

Apple iPhones hacked
# Apple
# Apple

Apple iPhones hacked

Aug 4th 2010, 3:46 PM 214 Views 0 Comments

A new hack can give complete access to your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.