• News tagged "hacking"

Thursday, 22 Jan 2015

"123456" and "password" top list as worst passwords

Every year, SplashData releases its list of top 10 worst passwords. And unsurprisingly, "123456" and "password" continue to be popular amongst users.

Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015

The US hacked North Korea first

The US hacked North Korea first

The Sony hacking story takes on yet another spin with a new US revelation.

Friday, 2 Jan 2015

Pandora's box opened: Xbox One SDK leaked

Pandora's box opened: Xbox One SDK leaked

The inevitable has happened. The Xbox One's SDK has been leaked.

Monday, 29 Dec 2014

After Sony and Microsoft, is Tor next?

After Sony and Microsoft, is Tor next?

After claiming responsibility for taking down both Sony’s Playstation Network and Microsoft’s Xbox Live, the R.I.U Lizard Squad’s latest Twitter post seems to suggest that their next target is Tor. More details within.

It's time to change your password again

It's time to change your password again

Hackers strike again, with more websites attacked and user data stolen. Check to see what sites are affected.

Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014

North Korea loses connection to the Internet, suspected to be under attack

North Korea loses connection to the Internet, suspected to be under attack

North Korea is not known for its blazing fast Internet connection, but after days of unstable Internet connection, the country appears to have lost all connection to the Internet.

Monday, 22 Dec 2014

Sony hasn't decided on where or how to stream and distribute The Interview

Sony hasn't decided on where or how to stream and distribute The Interview

Sony has indicated that it intends to distribute The Interview, even after it was at the center of a massive hack that left the company crippled and also its latest movies leaked.

Monday, 8 Dec 2014

North Korea denies being responsible for Sony Pictures hack

North Korea denies being responsible for Sony Pictures hack

Despite evidence pointing towards the involvement of North Korea, the country has denied it was responsible for the recent hack on Sony Pictures.

Monday, 1 Dec 2014

Sony's latest movies leaked following hack attack

Sony's latest movies leaked following hack attack

Following last week's hack attack, Sony's latest movies such as Fury and Annie are now being shared online and downloaded by hundreds of thousands of users.

Thursday, 24 Jan 2013

MegaCracker Exposes Mega Passwords

MegaCracker Exposes Mega Passwords

The efforts of a researcher have revealed a weakness in the security of the newly launched Mega service. With the help of the MegaCracker tool, you can extract the password for an account using the confirmation email sent over by Mega for the activation of your account.

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