Archive for June, 2011

Ryan Cleary (LulzSec Hacker??) Charged »

The teenager that Scotland Yard busted as a suspect in the cyber attacks on government websites and is a suspected member of such international criminal hacking groups as Anonymous and Lulz Security, is still hitting the news. Now it’s learned more about the strange behavior of Ryan Cleary, who is looking at insane amounts of […]

Sega Cyber Attack Affected Over 1 Million Users »

The full scope of the hacking attack on the Sega gaming website has the Japanese based company disclosing that about 1.3 million customers have had their personal data stolen from their database. Although Sega Pass customers are now being told that only their birthdates, emails, and encrypted passwords were stolen and not their payment information, […]

Winklevoss vs Facebook Still Going At It In Court »

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his legal team lost a round today in court as Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, the twin brothers who’ve said that Zuckerberg stole their idea of Facebook are now appealing an earlier court ruling that upheld a $65 million cash-and-stock settlement they had previously reached in 2008. All related litigation is […]

Citigroup Hackers Actions Explained »

More insight into the Citigroup hacking debacle has emerged. The hackers had acquired around 200,000 customer’s personal data and how they did it wasn’t super sophisticated either. They did it via the front door. They used the Citigroup login website and substituted their information with the hacker’s information and allowed the hackers access to the […]

Apple iPad2 Software Glitch Recall 2011 »

That steam rising over the horizon comes from some really angry iPad2 owners who were told their devices are being recalled due to a software glitch. Apple Inc. has decided to recall an unspecified number of iPad2 tablets that are configured to use the Verizon network because the units have a connectivity problem or two. […]

IMF Cyber Attack Was Targeted »

More information has come forward regarding the massive cyber attack against the International Monetary Fund. Experts state that the real reason for the attack was to steal sensitive insider information. The attack follows other woes laid upon the IMF after its president, Dominique Strauss-Kahn had been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a maid in a […]