# hackers - Sunday 18 January, 2015
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
# hackers - Monday 5 January, 2015
The flaw allowed anyone to bypass Apple’s security system and repeatedly guess a user’s iCloud password without getting locked out.
# hackers - Thursday 18 December, 2014
“The targets might not stop with the borders of Syria.”
# hackers - Sunday 7 December, 2014
The hack on Sony Pictures Entertainment is one of the most debilitating ever targeted at US corporate servers.
# hackers - Saturday 6 December, 2014
It is reportedly the first to use “a highly destructive class of malicious software that is designed to make computer networks unable to operate” into a company’s computer system in the United States.
# hackers - Thursday 20 November, 2014
There are currently 53 Irish cameras on the website.
# hackers - Friday 3 October, 2014
Even completely deleting the contents of a USB stick wouldn’t get rid of the dangerous code.
# hackers - Monday 11 August, 2014
An attack by Russian hackers has seen 1.2 billion passwords stolen.
# hackers - Monday 16 June, 2014
I’ll have pepperoni, mushrooms, and a side of hackers please.
# hackers - Saturday 31 May, 2014
Jay Radcliffe showed that the pump he uses can be hacked to make diabetics overdose.
# hackers - Wednesday 28 May, 2014
Always feel like, somebody’s watching meeee.
# hackers - Tuesday 29 April, 2014
# hackers - Tuesday 31 December, 2013
Thieves cut holes to expose an ATM’s USB ports, allowing them to install malware and access its funds later.
# hackers - Wednesday 30 October, 2013
An attack by hackers had been initially estimated to affect three million customers but it is now believe 38 million accounts have been compromised.
# hackers - Saturday 28 September, 2013
The 46-year-old, was has struggled with alcoholism for years, said the thieves took money from him 23 times.
# hackers - Monday 23 September, 2013
Just days after the new iPhone 5S was released it may already have a problem…
# hackers - Saturday 13 July, 2013
Ever walked across the Ha’penny Bridge and wondered where all those graffitied locks keep coming from – or who keeps taking them down?
# hackers - Thursday 16 May, 2013
“You cared nothing for the privacy of others but did everything you could through your computer activities to hide your own identities while seeking publicity,” a judge told the four men.
# hackers - Tuesday 14 May, 2013
A hacker broke into 420,000 computers to create this stunning GIF.
# hackers - Tuesday 7 May, 2013
# hackers - Friday 5 April, 2013
The CPSA says its website was compromised earlier this week – which may be why a small ad has appeared…
# hackers - Sunday 24 March, 2013
North Korea is believed to have a cyber warfare unit staffed by around 3,000 people – so South Korea is defending itself against any possible attacks.
# hackers - Wednesday 20 February, 2013
“There is no evidence that any data left Apple,” Apple said as it confirmed an attack similar to one carried out on Facebook recently.
# hackers - Saturday 16 February, 2013
The social networking giant said it found no evidence any user data was compromised.
# hackers - Thursday 20 December, 2012
A survey of nearly 300 IT professionals in Irish companies has identified their concerns about employees’ computer habits at work.
# hackers - Thursday 6 December, 2012
The virus infected both computer and smartphones in order to monitor and manipulate online banking sessions.
# hackers - Wednesday 3 October, 2012
# hackers - Thursday 12 July, 2012
Nearly half a million passwords and email addresses from a Yahoo! server were posted online.
# hackers - Sunday 1 July, 2012
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
# hackers - Thursday 21 June, 2012
The UGNazi group claims to have brought the site down for about 40 minutes this evening.
# hackers - Wednesday 29 February, 2012
Those arrested – aged between 17 and 25 – are suspected of planning cyber-attacks against several South American and European institutions. Interpol’s website went down following news of the arrests.
# hackers - Monday 26 December, 2011
Thousands of personal details and credit card information were stolen from the Stratfor site, according to hackers.
# hackers - Friday 2 December, 2011
The British intelligence agency GCHQ launches its most unusual recruitment drive yet. It simply asks: can you crack it?
# hackers - Thursday 10 November, 2011
Seven men have been charged over a malware scam that infected four million computers worldwide.
# hackers - Friday 4 November, 2011
The website of French rugby club US Dax has recovered after being targeted by hackers who mistook it for a branch of the German stock exchange.
# hackers - Sunday 14 August, 2011
The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.
# hackers - Wednesday 20 July, 2011
Three teenagers were among those arrested as part of a worldwide investigation into the actions of groups like Anonymous, AntiSec and LulzSec.
# hackers - Sunday 26 June, 2011
It could be a sign of nerves in the face of law enforcement investigations.
# hackers - Tuesday 21 June, 2011
An English teen is suspected of being involved in the ‘LulzSec’ hacking movement, which denies any involvement.
# hackers - Saturday 18 June, 2011
We didn’t even think the Megadrive could connect to the internet…