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CCleaner Hack - Spreading Malware To Specific Tech Companies

CCleaner Hack – Spreading Malware To Specific Tech Companies

The CCleaner Hack is blowing up, with it initially estimated to be huge, it’s hit at least 700,000 computers and is specifically targeting 20 top tech organisations including Cisco, Intel, Microsoft, Akamai, Samsung and more for a second, more intrusive and pervasive layer of infection. This could be classified as slightly ironic too as CCleaner […]

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Time Warner Hacked - AWS Config Exposes 4M Subscribers

Time Warner Hacked – AWS Config Exposes 4M Subscribers

What’s the latest on the web, Time Warner Hacked is what it’s about now as a bad AWS S3 config (once again) exposes the details of approximately 4 Million subscribers. This follows not long after the Instagram API leaking user contact information and a few other recent leaks involving poorly secured Amazon AWS S3 buckets […]

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Instagram Leak Through API Spills High Profile User Info

Instagram Leak From API Spills High Profile User Info

Another high profile Instagram leak, this time no there’s actual tangible repercussions other than it could possibly link to the recent Justin Bieber nudes leaked via a compromise of Selena Gomez’s account. There isn’t a whole lot of details about what actually happened, in terms of what went wrong with the API? A wild guess […]

Topic: Hacking News, Privacy
Prisoners Hack Prison From Inside Prison

Prisoners Hack Prison From Inside Prison

Prisoners Hack Prison! Sounds exciting right? This time it’s actually pretty entertaining with the prisoners managing to hack a prison network from INSIDE the prison using scavenged PC parts from a rehabilitation class. Some pretty resourceful guys managing to build 2 functional PCs from scrapped parts AND connect to the prison network AND try and […]

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