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A day before elections, hackers leaked details of millions of Israeli voters

Hackers have exposed personal and voter registration details of over 6.5 million Israeli voters, less than 24 hours before the election. A few hours before the election in Israel, hackers exposed the voter registration and personal details of millions of citizens. The source of the data seems to be the app Elector developed by the software firm Elector So
Publish At:2021-03-24 06:06 | Read:226 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism data leak election hacking

Hacktivists Breach a Security Company, Get Access to 150,000 Camera Feeds

Hacktivists made their way into the servers of a company called Verkada, a California-based enterprise security solution provider with multiple high-profile clients such as Tesla, Cloudflare, and luxury gym chain Equinox. The hackers had access to thousands of video feeds for about 48 hours. They did not cause any damage and claimed they only accessed the co
Publish At:2021-03-18 07:58 | Read:183 | Comments:0 | Tags:Mobile News Security Hackers Hacktivism security hack

White hat hackers gained access more than 150,000 surveillance cameras

A group of hackers claimed to have compromised more than 150,000 surveillance cameras at banks, jails, schools, and prominent companies like Tesla and Equinox. A group of US hackers claimed to have gained access to footage from 150,000 security cameras at banks, jails, schools, healthcare clinics, and prominent organizations. The news was first reported b
Publish At:2021-03-10 18:24 | Read:294 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism information security news I

Digging the recently leaked Chinese Communist Party database

KELA researchers analyzed a database recently leaked online that contains data for 1.9 million Chinese Communist Party members in Shanghai. After the announcement of the leak of the database which contains the personal information of 1.9 million Chinese Communist Party (CCP) members in Shanghai, KELA researchers have obtained it. This database includes th
Publish At:2020-12-17 05:48 | Read:710 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Data Breach Deep Web Hacking Chine

The British government aims at improving its offensive cyber capability

Britain’s most senior cyber general declared that the UK has implemented an advanced offensive cyberwar capability that could destroy its enemies. Gen Sir Patrick Sanders, the UK’s strategic command chief, announced that that the UK has implemented an advanced offensive cyberwar capability that could potentially “degrade, disrupt and destroy” the critical
Publish At:2020-10-13 14:06 | Read:696 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber warfare Hacktivism Intelligence Security

Exclusive, Ghost Squad Hackers defaced European Space Agency (ESA) site

A group of hacktivists that goes online with the name Ghost Squad Hackers has defaced a site of the European Space Agency (ESA). A group of hackers that goes online with the name Ghost Squad Hackers has defaced a site of the European Space Agency (ESA), https://business.esa.int/. I have reached them for a comment and they told me that the atta
Publish At:2020-07-15 09:12 | Read:903 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism ESA Ghost Squad Hackers Hac

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange faces superseding indictment for conspiring with LulzSec hackers

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange attempted to recruit hackers at conferences in Europe and Asia who could have stolen info for his anti-secrecy site, states DoJ. US Department of Justice claims Julian Assange tried to recruit hackers at conferences in Europe and Asia to steal classified information on his behalf and that could have been published on his a
Publish At:2020-06-25 10:28 | Read:1037 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Hacking Hacktivism Intelligence An

‘Anonymous’ takes down Atlanta Police Dept. site after police shooting

byLisa VaasFollowing Friday’s fatal police shooting of Rayshard Brooks – a 27-year-old Black man who fell asleep in a fast-food drive-in lane in Atlanta and was shot while running from police who tried to tase him – hackers affiliating themselves with the Anonymous hacktivist collective may have briefly taken down the website for the city&#
Publish At:2020-06-16 14:48 | Read:1158 | Comments:0 | Tags:Denial of Service Government security Law & order Security t

There was no data breach in the cyberattack against Minneapolis Police

Last week a massive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack shut down the websites and systems of Minneapolis, but there is no evidence of a breach. Over the weekend, Anonymous demanded justice for George Floyd and threatened to ‘expose the many crimes’ of Minneapolis Police. George Floyd was killed by a white police officer by kneeling on his neck fo
Publish At:2020-06-02 14:16 | Read:1020 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Data Breach Hacking Hacktivism Anonymous data

Anonymous demands justice for George Floyd and threatens attacks

The hacktivist collective group Anonymous demands justice for George Floyd and threatens to ‘expose the many crimes’ of Minneapolis Police. Anonymous demands justice for George Floyd and threatens to ‘expose the many crimes’ of Minneapolis Police. George Floyd was killed by a white police officer by kneeling on his neck for more than eight minutes. We
Publish At:2020-05-31 16:23 | Read:1497 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism Anonymous George Floyd it s

Rudy Giuliani’s Twitter mishaps invite typosquatters and scammers

Former cybersecurity czar Rudy Giuliani has been targeted by typosquatters on Twitter, thanks to copious misspellings and other keyboarding errors made in a number of his public tweets. In a tweet sent out on Sunday, Giuliani meant to send his 650,000-plus followers to his new website, RudyGiulianics.com. Instead, a space added after “Rudy” sent
Publish At:2020-02-19 14:35 | Read:1590 | Comments:0 | Tags:Scams adware browser extensions cybersecurity czar giuliani

Three Italian universities hacked by LulzSec_ITA collective

The popular Italian hacktivist collective LulzSec ITA claimed via Twitter to have hacked three Italian universities. The popular Italian hacktivist collective LulzSec ITA has announced via Twitter the hack of three Italian universities, highlighting the importance of the cybersecurity for our society. Abbiamo fatto visita a @UnivRoma3, nella speranza
Publish At:2020-02-15 17:31 | Read:1097 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism information security news i

A decade in cybersecurity fails: the top breaches, threats, and ‘whoopsies’ of the 2010s

This post was co-authored by Wendy Zamora and Chris Boyd. All opinions expressed belong to your mom. Back in the days before climate change stretched frigid winter months directly into the insta-sweat of summer, there was a saying about March: in like a lamb, out like a lion. The same might be said about the last decade in cybersecurity fails. What kic
Publish At:2019-12-19 16:50 | Read:1857 | Comments:0 | Tags:Awareness ashley madison ashley madison hack BadRabbit cambr

Phish For The Future – spear-phishing attacks target Internet Freedom Activists

EFF published the report on “Phish For The Future,” an advanced persistent spearphishing campaign targeting Freedom Activists. The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) confirmed that a sophisticated spear-phishing campaign targeted the employees of Internet freedom NGOs “Free Press” and “Fight for the Future” The EFF revealed that it is aware at least 70 att
Publish At:2017-10-01 02:25 | Read:3191 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism EFF Freedom Activists spear

Hacker Interview – Jonturk 75 – JRB

Today I have the pleasure to interview Jonturk 75 one of the hackers that hit high profile targets, including the notorious hacker group OurMine. Jonturk 75 and the hacker group he takes part in have recently made the headlines news with a series of attacks against high profile targets. Following CNN and Reuters hacks they’ve recently defaced the web
Publish At:2017-09-08 14:30 | Read:66653 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Cybersecurity Hacktivism Jonturk 75