A 29 year old hacker in Oregon in the United States has pleaded guilty in a case accusing him of felony hacking. Andrew Helton is from Astoria in Oregon and can face a prison sentence of around 5 years. He has been accused to have
Three French hackers who are a part of the global hactivist group Anonymous are arrested by the French police. These three are accused of hacking the French government websites and leaking information of 541 police officers online thereby endangering these police officers and the security
One of the websites of the Defence Ministry of France was hacked. The website belonged to the CIMD or Centre d’Identification des Materials de la Defence in French or the Centre for the Identification of the Defence Material, in English. The attack on the website
Al Manar, a Lebanese network has published a report claiming that a hacker group “We Are Coming”, which supports Hizbollah hacked 5,000 Israeli websites that includes several sensitive and confidential systems, data and even feeds from security cameras. Similar news has been reported by the
A 31 year old hacker named Martin Gottesfeld, who is alleged by the FBI to be a part of Anonymous, the international hacktivist group is arrested by the federal agency on Feb 17th 2016 on charges of hacking the systems of a Children’s Hospital in
A new version of Google Chrome 48.0.2564.116 has been released by Google after a vulnerability in Chrome Browser and Chromium was identified by an anonymous person who reported the bug through the bug bounty program of the company.
The identifier code for the bug is CVE-2016-1629.
Wow!!! Just two weeks(nearly) of cyberattack on Hollywood hospital let the hackers to earn $17,000 as per their demand stated before. Hollywood Believed that it was the most quickest and efficient way to get out of the situation as soon as possible, Which is why
Anonymous is a hacktivist group that has been fighting several government departments world over. They have a subdivision named the World Hacker Team that is recently involved in fighting against the rampant child labour in Africa and the widespread government corruption in the African nations.
Ransomware are among the newest threats that are causing menacing problems for organisations and individuals worldwide. But no one ever thought that someone could stoop so low as to hold a hospital system hostage for ransom.
But it is exactly what has happened in Hollywood where
In what seems to be a bizarre turn of events, Lizard Squad, a notorious hacking team convicted to distributing botnets to gain control over IoT devices is now facing a storm of attacks from White Hats.
It’s a common misconception that hacking or hackers always have