'Silence' hackers hit banks in Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, and Kyrgyzstan

‘Silence’ hackers hit banks in Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, and Kyrgyzstan

A group of hackers specialized in attacking banks has hit again, and this time they’ve breached four targets in Asia, respectively in Bangladesh, India, Sri…

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Second Florida City Hit by Ransomware Opts to Pay

Second Florida City Hit by Ransomware Opts to Pay

Another Florida city has decided to pay a ransom to the hackers who took control over its municipal computer systems. On June 25, the mayor…

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Nation-Sponsored Hackers Likely Carried Out Hostile Takeover Of Rival Group's Servers

Nation-Sponsored Hackers Likely Carried Out Hostile Takeover Of Rival Group’s Servers

If nation-sponsored hacking was baseball, the Russian-speaking group called Turla would not just be a Major League team—it would be a perennial playoff contender. Researchers…

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NASA Has Been Hacked

NASA Has Been Hacked

The U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) this week confirmed that its Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) has been hacked. An audit document from the U.S. Office…

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Crypto Exchange Bithumb Reportedly Hacked of Almost $19 Mln in EOS, XRP

Crypto Exchange Bithumb Reportedly Hacked of Almost $19 Mln in EOS, XRP

Today, March 30, crypto exchange Bithumb posted on Twitter that their cryptocurrency withdrawals and deposits have temporarily been paused. In an explanation linked to the…

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Casino Screw Up Royale: A Tale Of Ethical Hacking Gone Awry

Casino Screw Up Royale: A Tale Of Ethical Hacking Gone Awry

People who find security vulnerabilities commonly run into difficulties when reporting them to the responsible company. But it’s less common for such situations to turn…

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Smartphone Hacks Hit Saudi Activists Via WhatsApp

‘Disturbing’ Smartphone Hacks Hit Saudi Activists Via WhatsApp

Israel’s NSO Group makes some of the most invasive, powerful spyware on the planet. If you’ve got an iPhone or an Android device, someone among…

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Remote Hack Forces Gas Pump To Give Away $1800 Of Free Gas

Remote Hack Forces Gas Pump To Give Away $1800 Of Free Gas

One of the pumps at a Detroit area gas station was attacked by hackers recently. The compromised pump gave away more than 600 gallons of…

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Russia's Secret Intelligence Agency Hacked: 'Largest Data Breach In Its History'

Russia’s Secret Intelligence Agency Hacked: ‘Largest Data Breach In Its History’

Red faces in Moscow this weekend, with the news that hackers have successfully targeted FSB—Russia’s Federal Security Service. The hackers managed to steal 7.5 terabytes of…

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Slack resets user passwords after 2015 data breach

Slack resets user passwords after 2015 data breach

Slack will reset the passwords of users it believes are affected by a historical data breach that affected the company more than four years ago. In…

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