Hacker who tried to get a U.S. journalist busted for heroin pleads guilty to botnet conspiracy
It's a strong argument for never framing a journalist who's smarter than you with Bitcoin-purchased heroin.
On Jan 21, 2016 by Kevin Collier
More than half a million credit cards feared stolen in Dairy Queen hack
A blizzard of a hack.
On Oct 10, 2014 by Dell Cameron
Chinese hackers steal American technology from Israeli defense firms
Hackers plundered the three firms responsible for Israel's 'Iron Dome' defense system.
On Jul 28, 2014 by Patrick Howell O'Neill
U.S. Secret Service issues warning about keyloggers on hotel computers
You can never, ever be sure with public machines.
On Jul 16, 2014 by Patrick Howell O'Neill
Top hacking reporter took unauthorized ‘peek’ at Washington Post payroll
Walking the walk.
On Feb 17, 2014 by Patrick Howell O'Neill
Microsoft partners with FBI to take down nefarious botnet
When it came to its own bottom line, the tech giant got in bed with the government.
On Dec 6, 2013 by Miles Klee
42 million dating-site passwords exposed in security breach
This wasn't the kind of intimacy users were looking for.
On Nov 20, 2013 by Miles Klee
Hacker’s plan backfires after calling a police raid to his neighbor’s house
Sending the SWAT team to your neighbor's home? What could possibly go wrong?
On Nov 15, 2013 by Dell Cameron
Identity theft gang hacks database of cybercriminals
SSNDOB has hacked the National White Collar Crime Center.
On Oct 1, 2013 by Curt Hopkins
The cybercrime outfit that’s been selling all your info has been hacked
Even the hackers who steal our information can't be trusted to protect themselves from hackers.
On Sep 26, 2013 by Curt Hopkins
Honor among thieves in the Deep Web
How the criminal community of HackBB was rocked by its own hacking—and revelead the community's nature.
On Aug 1, 2013 by Nicholas White