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#Hacking

# hacking - Monday 28 October, 2013

Former News Of The World editors go on trial for phone hacking
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Former News Of The World editors go on trial for phone hacking

Oct 28th 2013, 12:16 PM 6,334 Views 20 Comments

With phone hacking trials beginning in England today, we look at who is on trial, and why.

# hacking - Friday 9 August, 2013

Companies lose 2.7 per cent of their yearly turnover due to cyber crime
# Cyber Crime
# Cyber Crime

Companies lose 2.7 per cent of their yearly turnover due to cyber crime

Aug 9th 2013, 1:39 PM 3,069 Views 10 Comments

Nearly one in five surveyed companies were victims of hacking in the last year, with the average incident costing up to €30,000 to clean up.

# hacking - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

# hacking - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Rupert Murdoch has changed News International's name... to News UK
# Hacking
# Hacking

Rupert Murdoch has changed News International's name... to News UK

Jun 26th 2013, 11:05 AM 2,716 Views 7 Comments

The name-change is part of a broader restructuring and splitting of Murdoch’s newspaper and entertainment operations.

# hacking - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Ex-prison officer arrested in London media conduct probe
# Corruption
# Corruption

Ex-prison officer arrested in London media conduct probe

Jun 6th 2013, 10:06 AM 3,417 Views 1 Comment

The 39-year-old is being questioned in relation to suspected misconduct in office and corruption.

# hacking - Saturday 13 April, 2013

The US and China to set up joint cybersecurity working group
# Cybersecurity
# Cybersecurity

The US and China to set up joint cybersecurity working group

Apr 13th 2013, 7:40 PM 3,734 Views 15 Comments

The announcement was made today by US Secretary of State John Kerry.

# hacking - 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 6,402 Views 20 Comments

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

# hacking - Thursday 14 March, 2013

David Cameron under pressure over press regulation
# Leveson
# Leveson

David Cameron under pressure over press regulation

Mar 14th 2013, 11:45 AM 2,463 Views 7 Comments

Talks in the UK on Leveson proposals have broken down so the Prime Minister has decided to hold a vote on his Royal Charter solution in parliament on Monday.

Sunday Mirror journalists arrested on suspicion of hacking
# Operation Weeting
# Operation Weeting

Sunday Mirror journalists arrested on suspicion of hacking

Mar 14th 2013, 10:27 AM 3,345 Views 9 Comments

Scotland Yard says it has arrested three men and a woman.

# hacking - Friday 22 February, 2013

Zendesk security breach affects Twitter, Tumblr & Pinterest users
# Hacked
# Hacked

Zendesk security breach affects Twitter, Tumblr & Pinterest users

Feb 22nd 2013, 7:27 AM 2,726 Views 2 Comments

Some contact information for users was compromised when hackers attacked the customer support service, Zendesk.

# hacking - Saturday 16 February, 2013

Facebook network hit by 'sophisticated' cyber attack
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook network hit by 'sophisticated' cyber attack

Feb 16th 2013, 11:10 AM 11,446 Views 14 Comments

The social networking giant said it found no evidence any user data was compromised.

# hacking - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Twitter attacked by 'sophisticated' hackers
# Hacking
# Hacking

Twitter attacked by 'sophisticated' hackers

Feb 2nd 2013, 7:40 AM 7,571 Views 12 Comments

The attackers may have gained some access to user information.

# hacking - Friday 11 January, 2013

British detective guilty of offering leaks in hacking scandal
# Hacking
# Hacking

British detective guilty of offering leaks in hacking scandal

Jan 11th 2013, 5:48 PM 5,207 Views 5 Comments

She was the first person to be prosecuted under the investigation into payments by News of the World journalists to public officials which is linked to the phone hacking scandal.

# hacking - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Investigation into 'attempted hacking' of Oireachtas members' voicemails
# Hacking
# Hacking

Investigation into 'attempted hacking' of Oireachtas members' voicemails

Dec 19th 2012, 8:40 PM 5,145 Views 18 Comments

The Houses of the Oireachtas ICT unit is investigating a possible attempt to hack the voicemail boxes of Oireachtas members and their staff in Leinster House.

# hacking - Thursday 6 December, 2012

British student convicted over Anonymous PayPal hacking
# Anonymous
# Anonymous

British student convicted over Anonymous PayPal hacking

Dec 6th 2012, 9:22 PM 16,473 Views 44 Comments

Prosecutors said the assault on PayPal had cost the company €4.3 million in loss of trading as well as updates to fend off similar attacks.

# hacking - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Brooks and Coulsen charged over payments to public officials
# Charged
# Charged

Brooks and Coulsen charged over payments to public officials

Nov 20th 2012, 11:17 AM 3,678 Views 4 Comments

Andy Coulsen and Rebekah Brooks, two former senior figures at News International, have been charged over alleged corrupt payments to public officials.

# hacking - Sunday 4 November, 2012

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge
# Leveson
# Leveson

More texts between David Cameron and Rebekah Brooks emerge

Nov 4th 2012, 10:18 AM 11,779 Views 18 Comments

In the texts, Cameron praises a horse he rode while Brooks tells him that she cried during his speech at a Conservative Party conference.

# hacking - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

Former Irish NOTW editor reportedly among two arrested over hacking
# Hacking
# Hacking

Former Irish NOTW editor reportedly among two arrested over hacking

Oct 2nd 2012, 12:52 PM 4,665 Views 11 Comments

Alex Marunchak, who was formerly the editor of the Irish edition of the News of the World, was reportedly arrested this morning in connection with alleged computer hacking.

# hacking - Monday 24 September, 2012

Syria: 'We didn't sack our ambassador - someone hacked our email'
# Syria
# Syria

Syria: 'We didn't sack our ambassador - someone hacked our email'

Sep 24th 2012, 3:34 PM 3,257 Views 7 Comments

The State news agency SANA also says someone had hacked its Facebook account.

# hacking - Saturday 15 September, 2012

Journalist arrested in London over 'inappropriate payments'
# Operation Elveden
# Operation Elveden

Journalist arrested in London over 'inappropriate payments'

Sep 15th 2012, 12:54 PM 4,068 Views 2 Comments

The man was detained at a police station by appointment this morning.

# hacking - Thursday 23 August, 2012

British police arrest man in hacking probe
# Arrest
# Arrest

British police arrest man in hacking probe

Aug 23rd 2012, 8:50 PM 3,849 Views 3 Comments

He is the 10th person to be arrested under Operation Tuleta, a police probe into alleged computer hacking and privacy breaches.

# hacking - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

British hacking police arrest journalist and policeman in dawn raid
# Hacking
# Hacking

British hacking police arrest journalist and policeman in dawn raid

Aug 7th 2012, 1:28 PM 2,460 Views 1 Comment

The pair were arrested over the suspected bribery of a police officer.

# hacking - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

The Evening Fix: Tuesday
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Jul 24th 2012, 8:01 PM 9,093 Views 7 Comments

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Phone hacking investigation: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson face charges
# Hacking
# Hacking

Phone hacking investigation: Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson face charges

Jul 24th 2012, 11:43 AM 1,557 Views 5 Comments

The Crown Prosecution Service has accused several people of conspiring to intercept the voicemail messages of ‘well-known people’.

# hacking - Thursday 19 July, 2012

Hacking scandal: Journalists come to defence of arrested Sun reporter
# Hacking
# Hacking

Hacking scandal: Journalists come to defence of arrested Sun reporter

Jul 19th 2012, 2:22 PM 3,357 Views 0 Comments

A Sun journalist was arrested in a dawn raid in London this morning.

# hacking - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Glenn Mulcaire must reveal who ordered him to hack phones
# Hacking
# Hacking

Glenn Mulcaire must reveal who ordered him to hack phones

Jul 4th 2012, 11:23 AM 2,284 Views 2 Comments

Britain’s Supreme Court has ruled that Mulcaire, who was jailed in 2007 for hacking phone messages, must reveal who ordered him to listen in on the voicemails.

# hacking - Sunday 1 July, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jul 1st 2012, 11:00 AM 45 Views 4 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# hacking - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Murdoch's News Corp considering plan to split company
# News Corp
# News Corp

Murdoch's News Corp considering plan to split company

Jun 27th 2012, 9:16 AM 1,167 Views 0 Comments

Newspaper business could be split into a separate company.

# hacking - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Leveson: Brooks texted Cameron 'We're definitely in this together'
# Leveson
# Leveson

Leveson: Brooks texted Cameron 'We're definitely in this together'

Jun 14th 2012, 5:25 PM 2,741 Views 0 Comments

The inquiry into media ethics in the UK heard evidence from the British Prime Minister today as the close relationship between David Cameron and senior News International figures came under scrutiny.

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron
# Hacking
# Hacking

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron

Jun 14th 2012, 10:57 AM 11,136 Views 2 Comments

The inquiry set up in the wake of the phone hacking scandal at the News of the World continues to receive witness testimony today.

David Cameron to appear before Leveson inquiry today
# Hacking
# Hacking

David Cameron to appear before Leveson inquiry today

Jun 14th 2012, 7:57 AM 850 Views 1 Comment

The British prime minister will face questions about his relationship with Rupert Murdoch.

# hacking - Monday 11 June, 2012

Leveson: Gordon Brown contradicts Murdoch, criticises The Sun
# Leveson
# Leveson

Leveson: Gordon Brown contradicts Murdoch, criticises The Sun

Jun 11th 2012, 6:55 PM 1,679 Views 4 Comments

The former British Prime Minister kicked off a week of senior political witnesses at the inquiry into British media ethics which also heard from current Chancellor George Osborne.

# hacking - 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 1,795 Views 0 Comments

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

# hacking - Thursday 31 May, 2012

Andy Coulson charged with perjury after hours of questioning
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Andy Coulson charged with perjury after hours of questioning

May 31st 2012, 7:54 AM 2,452 Views 4 Comments

The charges relate to a high-profile perjury case against politician Tommy Sheridan.

# hacking - Wednesday 30 May, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

May 30th 2012, 8:02 PM 3,612 Views 2 Comments

Your essential evening round-up of the day’s biggest news…

Former Cameron aide and NoTW editor held on suspicion of perjury
# Andy Coulson
# Andy Coulson

Former Cameron aide and NoTW editor held on suspicion of perjury

May 30th 2012, 1:56 PM 970 Views 0 Comments

Andy Coulson detained by Scottish police at his home in London.

# hacking - Monday 28 May, 2012

Woman arrested in London in connection with phone hacking scandal
# Phone Hacking
# Phone Hacking

Woman arrested in London in connection with phone hacking scandal

May 28th 2012, 2:21 PM 1,915 Views 3 Comments

The 42-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of money laundering offences.

Protester disrupts Tony Blair evidence at Leveson inquiry
# Hacking
# Hacking

Protester disrupts Tony Blair evidence at Leveson inquiry

May 28th 2012, 12:58 PM 1,595 Views 7 Comments

The protester called the former British prime minister a war criminal and had to be forcibly removed from the inquiry courtroom.

# hacking - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Heard at Leveson: Piers Morgan taught Jeremy Paxman how to hack phones
# Leveson
# Leveson

Heard at Leveson: Piers Morgan taught Jeremy Paxman how to hack phones

May 24th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,748 Views 13 Comments

The tutorial happened at a lunch attended by Ulrika Johnson – who was teased by the tabloid editor about her relationship with the then English football manager Sven-Göran Eriksson.

# hacking - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

News of the World ‘commissioned surveillance of critical MP’ – emails
# Hacking
# Hacking

News of the World ‘commissioned surveillance of critical MP’ – emails

May 22nd 2012, 12:43 PM 55 Views 0 Comments

Emails obtained by Tom Watson MP, an outspoken critic of Rupert Murdoch’s press, indicate surveillance to try and find details of an extramarital affair.