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SEC Shows VeriSign Hacks Went Unreported

SEC Shows VeriSign Hacks Went Unreported

| March 8, 2012 | Reply

Joseph Menn The Sydney Morning Herald    VeriSign, the company in charge of delivering people safely to more than half the world’s websites, has been hacked repeatedly by outsiders who stole undisclosed information from the leading internet infrastructure company. The previously unreported breaches occurred in 2010 at the Reston, Virginia-based company, which is ultimately responsible […]

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Anonymous Targeting Power Grid?

Anonymous Targeting Power Grid?

| March 8, 2012 | Reply

Rosa Prince The Telegraph   The Anonymous hacking group may soon have the ability to launch an attack on global power networks, a US official has warned. The claim was immediately rejected by the loosely-linked group of hackers, who accused the National Security Agency of “fear-mongering” after its director, General Keith Alexander, made the claims in […]

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Hackers Show Porn on Best Buy TVs

Hackers Show Porn on Best Buy TVs

| March 8, 2012 | 1 Reply

Chris Cato News Channel 7   GREENVILLE, S.C. – Best Buy’s corporate office is apologizing for the incident that was apparently witnessed by numerous customers, including young children. “It was extremely, extremely pornographic image,” customer Gloria Berg says.  ”I think even the word ‘pornographic’ doesn’t cover it.  I have never watched pornography, so I don’t […]

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Anonymous Group Destroys CIA.gov (video)

Anonymous Group Destroys CIA.gov (video)

| March 8, 2012 | 1 Reply

RT.com   Following Friday’s crippling of the CIA’s official government website, an alleged member of Anonymous has uploaded a video explaining how the collective crushed the agency’s online presence — and why the CIA should have been ready. A distributed denial of service, or DDoS attack, brought CIA.gov down for hours late last week, in […]

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