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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:201 | 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:499 | 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:567 | 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:645 | 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:527 | 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:891 | 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:1127 | 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:778 | 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:1228 | 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:2956 | 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:60984 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Cybersecurity Hacktivism Jonturk 75

OpDomesticTerrorism – Anonymous takes down Charlottesville website after the incident

Anonymous launched the OpDomesticTerrorism and claimed responsibility for carrying out a DDoS attack on the website of Charlottesville city Virginia. The hacktivist collective Anonymous launched the OpDomesticTerrorism and claimed responsibility for carrying out a DDoS attack on the official website of Charlottesville city Virginia. The website went offline
Publish At:2017-08-14 18:00 | Read:3564 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Hacktivism Anonymous Charlottesville i

Cloud Security and the New Cold War: Corporate Strategies for Winning Digital Battles

Thirty years ago, the Cold War threatened to spill over from high-level espionage into full-blown warfare between the world’s two great superpowers. But there could be a new conflict on the horizon. Nature recently highlighted “The Darkening Web,” a new book by Alexander Klimburg, program director at The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies
Publish At:2017-08-11 15:05 | Read:4279 | Comments:0 | Tags:Cloud Security Cloud Connected Devices Data Breach Data Prot

Hacker Interview Mubix “Rob” Fuller – Security Affairs

Today I have the pleasure to interview Mubix “Rob” Fuller (@mubix ) one of the most prominent experts in the hacking community. Rob has over 11 years of experience covering all facets of information security. He has been behind the lines helping to design, build, and defend the US Marine Corps, US Senate, and Pentagon networks – as well as performing p
Publish At:2017-07-04 19:20 | Read:3780 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking Cybersecurity Hacktivism Mubix “Rob” F

Mexican Government was spying on Journalists and Activists with Pegasus Surveillance software

Journalists and activists in Mexico accused the government of spying on them with the powerful surveillance software Pegasus developed by the NSO Group. Journalists and activists in Mexico accused the government of spying on them with a powerful surveillance software. According to the journalists, the authorities used an Israeli spyware to hack their mobile
Publish At:2017-06-20 05:25 | Read:4789 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Digital ID Hacking Hacktivism Malware Mobile M

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