Ransomware gang files SEC complaint over victim’s undisclosed breach

Ransomware gang files complaint with SEC complaining victim didn’t promptly announce breach

The cybercrime gang claims its victim 'has not fulfilled' their obligation to report the breach.

On Nov 16, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

Furry hackers claim to breach Israeli telecom

Furry hackers claim breach of top Israeli telecom, leak data on 50,000 customers

A list of what appears to be customers' names, email addresses, and phone numbers was leaked.

On Oct 30, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

iron dome hack claims

‘No evidence’ pro-Palestinian hackers stole Iron Dome data IBM says, despite claims online

The group is not the first to make such claims.

On Oct 17, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

Hamas-linked TV channel reportedly hacked

Hamas’ TV network hacked—delivers warning to Palestinians to seek shelter

'Now you have to protect yourselves, evacuate your homes, and go to safe places because the blow will be fatal.'

On Oct 12, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

Iron Dome Rocket Interceptions of Hamas Rockets- Southern Israel- Night Attack On Ashdod City

Viral claim Israel’s ‘Iron Dome’ air defense crippled by hackers comes from pro-Trump 2020 election denier

Fans of the pro-Trump conspiracy theorist say it also proves the 2020 election was stolen.

On Oct 10, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

Joe and Francis Biden together on couch

‘Why do they care about a 70-year-old man’: Biden’s brother Frank says hackers to blame for selfie of him appearing on dating website

'What lengths will these cretins go to?'

On Oct 10, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

Hacktivist groups are taking sides in the Israel-Palestine conflict

Jerusalem Post knocked offline as hacktivist groups target sites, take sides in Israel-Palestine conflict

At least 58 hacking groups have announced plans to get involved.

On Oct 9, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

US flags stand in press room at the NATO headquarters

Furry hackers claim to have breached NATO, stolen 3,000 files

The files appear to be unclassified but intended for 'official use only' among NATO.

On Oct 2, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

UK airport confirms seizure of Flipper Zero from passenger's handbag

Airport seizes of Flipper Zero from passenger’s luggage over security concerns

Governments have been concerned about the device.

On Sep 29, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

DefCon posters

Y0ur P@ssw0rd S*cks: Testing the O.MG Cable at DefCon

What if you couldn’t even trust your own charging cord?

On Sep 26, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

TikToker mocked for attempting to link hacker conference to Las Vegas cyberattack

‘Why let facts get in the way’: TikToker dragged for linking MGM cyberattack to hacker conference held last month in Las Vegas

'This is total nonsense. Watch the creation of a conspiracy theory happen in real-time!'

On Sep 14, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

TikToker shares spice packet hack to save money

‘I never had taco seasoning. Then I found this’: TikToker shares spice packet hack to save money on Old Bay, Lowry’s Seasoned Salt, and more

'Now I don't buy premixed blends ever.'

On Aug 17, 2023 by Braden Bjella

A person typing on a computer, with different dots connected to it representing a botnet. The Your Password Sucks logo for the web_crawlr newsletter is in the upper right corner.

Y0ur P@ssw0rd S*cks: What is a botnet?

Should you be worried about botnets and how can you protect against them?

On Aug 15, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

Flipper portable multi-tool device with circuits around on grey surface

EXCLUSIVE: Hacking tool Flipper Zero tracked by intelligence agencies, which fear white nationalists may deploy it against power grid

'Racially and ethnically motivated violent extremists may seek to exploit the hacking capabilities of a new cyber penetration tester.'

On Aug 2, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

Hack of far-right social media site

Data leak from far-right forum Poast reveals daycare owner with Nazi avatar

Current and former employees from Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Tesla are present.

On Jul 31, 2023 by Mikael Thalen