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  • Expedia subsidiary Orbitz hit in cyber attack

    ​Orbitz, a subsidiary of online travel agency Expedia said on Tuesday that hackers may have accessed personal information from about 880,000 payment cards.

    Written by Reuters21 March 18 10:55
  • Russians found using Kaspersky software for hacks: reports

    ​Israeli intelligence officials spying on Russian government hackers found they were using Kaspersky Lab antivirus software that is also used by 400 million people globally, including U.S. government agencies, according to media reports on Tuesday.

    Written by Reuters12 Oct. 17 09:30
  • What hackers think of your cybersecurity efforts

    ​A survey of 250 self-identified hackers at the twentieth annual Black Hat conference in Las Vegas last month has revealed the security technologies they find toughest to beat.

    Written by George Nott09 Aug. 17 12:46
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  • Top 10 hacking movies

    2011 so far has been filled with news of high-profile hacking - the Epsilon data breach, Microsoft and the various attempts of the nefarious Anonymous. Even the Australian Government copped a little unwanted interest. With this in mind, we thought it was time to track down the top ten Hollywood movies about hacking.

    Written by Computerworld Staff18 April 11 10:38
  • Hacker turns Kinect for Xbox 360 into Kinect for Linux PCs

    Well, that was fast. Do-it-yourself electronics kit maker and hobby retailer Adafruit recently announced that a hacker had won the company's Open Kinect Bounty. Spain-based hacker Hector Martin Cantero, who is known online as "marcan," released a proof-of-concept video Wednesday night showing the Kinect interfacing with his Linux-based laptop.

    Written by Ian Paul13 Nov. 10 02:06
  • 12 "White Hat" hackers you should know

    These "White Hat" security researchers are ethical hackers whose discoveries and inventions shake things up — as they try to stay one step ahead of their underground "Black Hat" cousins…

    Written by Ellen Messmer20 Feb. 17 13:15

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