How a Hacker's Mom Broke Into a Prison—and the Warden's Computer

How a Hacker’s Mom Broke Into a Prison—and the Warden’s Computer

John Strand breaks into things for a living. As a penetration tester, he gets hired by organizations to attack their defenses, helping reveal weaknesses before…

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The Risk of “Credential Stuffing” to the Smart Home

The Risk of “Credential Stuffing” to the Smart Home

As technology advances and the costs of connecting electronic components to the internet decreases, the cost of having a connected “smart home” also decreases. Sensors…

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Half Of Industrial Control System Networks Have Faced Cyber Attacks, Say Security Researchers

Half Of Industrial Control System Networks Have Faced Cyber Attacks, Say Security Researchers

Industrial control systems in manufacturing, energy, chemical and other environments are coming under an increasing number of cyber attacks, as hacking groups of all kinds…

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Jeff Bezos’ phone was reportedly hacked by Saudi Crown Prince

Jeff Bezos’ phone was reportedly hacked by Saudi

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos was reportedly hacked by Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in 2018, according to a new bombshell report from the Guardian’s…

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Penetration Testing: Breaking in to Keep Others Out

Penetration Testing: Breaking in to Keep Others Out

Penetration testing is a direct test of an application, a device, a website, an organization, and even the people that work at an organization. It…

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North Korean State Hackers Target Retired Diplomats And Military Officials

North Korean State Hackers Target Retired Diplomats And Military Officials

In what appears to be the first attack of its kind, a North Korean state-sponsored hacking group has been targeting retired South Korean diplomats, government,…

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Data of 21 million Mixcloud users put up for sale on the dark web

Data of 21 million Mixcloud users put up for sale on the dark web

A hacker has breached online music streaming service Mixcloud earlier this month and is now selling the site’s user data online, on a dark web…

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Thousands Of Hacked Disney+ Accounts Are Already For Sale

Thousands Of Hacked Disney+ Accounts Are Already For Sale

Hackers didn’t waste any time and have started hijacking Disney+ user accounts hours after the service launched. Many of these accounts are now being offered…

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Chrome, Edge, Safari hacked at elite Chinese hacking contest

Chrome, Edge, Safari hacked at elite Chinese hacking contest

China’s top hackers have gathered this weekend in the city of Chengdu to compete in the Tianfu Cup, the country’s top hacking competition. Over the…

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Microsoft Says Iranian Hackers Tried To Hack A US Presidential Campaign

Microsoft Says Iranian Hackers Tried To Hack A US Presidential Campaign

Hackers backed by the Iranian government recently tried to hack email accounts used by the campaign of a US presidential candidate, a Microsoft official said…

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