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Hackers stole Credit Card details from 63 'Barnes & Noble' stores

Hackers stole Credit Card details from 63 'Barnes & Noble' stores

October 24, 2012Mohit Kumar
Over 60 Barnes & Noble stores have been used by hackers to gain the credit card data, including the PINs, of customers. The New Yo...
"Warning Zombies Ahead!" - Road sign board Hacked

"Warning Zombies Ahead!" - Road sign board Hacked

October 11, 2012Mohit Kumar
Drivers may have gotten a chuckle out of an electronic message board in Maine warning of zombies, but city officials were not amused. A ...
Hacker group RedHack faces up to 24 years in prison for terrorist crimes

Hacker group RedHack faces up to 24 years in prison for terrorist crimes

October 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
As part of an investigation launched by Başsavcıvekilliği in Ankara on March 20 arrested seven people, including college students. 13 of the...
Hackers deface Philippines Department of Environment website

Hackers deface Philippines Department of Environment website

October 07, 2012Mohit Kumar
Hackers incensed by the Philippines' controversial cybercrime law have attacked government sites that deliver emergency information duri...
TinKode sentenced by a Romanian court and $120000 Fine

TinKode sentenced by a Romanian court and $120000 Fine

October 05, 2012Mohit Kumar
" Cernaianu Manole Razvan " akka TinKode , the Romanian behind attacks against NASA, Oracle, the Pentagon, and U.S. Army, was se...
Swedish authorities raid on PRQ prompts new cyber attack from Anonymous

Swedish authorities raid on PRQ prompts new cyber attack from Anonymous

October 03, 2012Mohit Kumar
Computer hackers claiming to be from the Anonymous network took over the official website of Sweden's National Board of Health and Welfa...
Internet freedom : Anonymous Brings Philippines Government Sites Offline

Internet freedom : Anonymous Brings Philippines Government Sites Offline

October 03, 2012Mohit Kumar
Hacker groups that are against the controversial Cybercrime Prevention Law for its effect on the country’s freedom of expression defaced 11...
Anonymous dump 2.5 GB data from email of priest accused for child abuse

Anonymous dump 2.5 GB data from email of priest accused for child abuse

September 13, 2012Mohit Kumar
In July 2012 Italy police have arrested a Catholic priest over allegations he abused a teen girl. Father Don Giacomo Ruggeri , 43, was immed...
The 10 Most Infamous Student Hackers of All Time

The 10 Most Infamous Student Hackers of All Time

September 09, 2012Mohit Kumar
Hacking has always been inherently a young person’s game. The first usage of the word “hacker” was to describe pranksters meddling with the ...
BASTARDS!!

BASTARDS!!

September 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
Last month, those assholes in the California State Assembly passed a resolution urging state educational institutions to more aggressively c...
CRIME : New SSL/TLS attack for Hijacking HTTPS Sessions

CRIME : New SSL/TLS attack for Hijacking HTTPS Sessions

September 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
Two security researchers claim to have developed a new attack that can decrypt session cookies from HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secur...
Oracle releases patches for Java vulnerability CVE-2012-4681

Oracle releases patches for Java vulnerability CVE-2012-4681

August 31, 2012Mohit Kumar
Oracle has released a new patch which kills off a vulnerability in Java 7 that was being exploited by malware developers. " Due to the ...
Saudi Aramco Oil Producer's 30,000 workstations victim of Cyber Attack

Saudi Aramco Oil Producer's 30,000 workstations victim of Cyber Attack

August 26, 2012Mohit Kumar
Saudi Aramco, the world's biggest oil producer, has resumed operating its main internal computer networks after a virus infected about 3...
Turkish hackers hack FC Spartak Moscow Soccer team

Turkish hackers hack FC Spartak Moscow Soccer team

August 24, 2012Mohit Kumar
Turkish hackers recently hacked the Web site of soccer team FC Spartak Moscow after the Russian team's fans burned Turkish flags and pic...
LulzSec Leader Sabu Gets 6-Month Sentencing Delay for helping Feds

LulzSec Leader Sabu Gets 6-Month Sentencing Delay for helping Feds

August 23, 2012Mohit Kumar
Today was the day that Hector Xavier Monsegur, a.k.a. Sabu, Xavier DeLeon, and Leon, was supposed to be sentenced for the 12 counts of compu...
Philippine police arrest 357 foreigners for cyber fraud

Philippine police arrest 357 foreigners for cyber fraud

August 23, 2012Mohit Kumar
Police on Thursday rounded up 357 foreigners accused of duping Taiwanese and Chinese citizens in an online scam in what an official describe...
Airport VPN hacked using Citadel malware

Airport VPN hacked using Citadel malware

August 16, 2012Mohit Kumar
It sounds like an air traveler’s nightmare, Researchers at Trusteer recently uncovered a variant of the Citadel Trojan targeting the virtual...
Mariposa botnet creator goes on trial

Mariposa botnet creator goes on trial

August 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
26-year-old Slovenian hacker known as Iserdo stands thought to have been behind the Mariposa botnet is on trial in Slovenia, charged with ha...
Open letter to the Australian people from Mother of Julian Assange

Open letter to the Australian people from Mother of Julian Assange

July 18, 2012Mohit Kumar
There have been numerous public statements made about WikiLeaks and its editor-in-chief Julian Assange that are factually inaccurate.Prime...
Hacker wanted by FBI held in India For Carding Crimes

Hacker wanted by FBI held in India For Carding Crimes

July 14, 2012Mohit Kumar
Nikhil Kolbekar, aka HellsAngel, was arrested on July 11 in Mumbai, India. Eric Bogle, known as Swat Runs Train, and Justin Mills, or xTGxK...