hacker

Hacking

Why The FBI Arrested the Hacker Who Saved the World From WannaCry

He stopped a global ransomware heist, but the feds just wanted to flip him.
Ben Makuch
8.8.19
cybersecurity

One of the World's Most Wanted Hackers Speaks

Phineas Fisher wanted to make a statement on CYBER to deny he’s an agent of the Kremlin.
Motherboard Staff
7.25.19
Internet Insecurity

Australian Teen Allegedly Hacked Into Apple’s Network, Got Caught With ‘Hacky Hack Hack’ Folder

Police tracked down the teen after Apple detected the intrusion and alerted the FBI.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.19.18
How Hacking Works

The Motherboard Guide to Not Getting Hacked, Part II

Do you want to stop criminals from getting into your Gmail or Facebook account? Are you worried about the cops spying on you? We have all the answers on how to protect yourself.
Motherboard Staff
11.20.17
Internet Hygiene

I Know I Sound Crazy But Please Cover Up Your Computer's Webcam

Just do it, okay?
Katherine Gillespie
7.14.17
News

A Hacker Set Off All of Dallas’ Tornado Sirens For Over an Hour

Not cool, bro.
Mack Lamoureux
4.9.17
VICE News

Canadian Accused in Massive Yahoo Hack Will Fight Extradition to U.S.

Karim Baratov claims he is innocent.
Rachel Browne
3.19.17
Stuff

This Canadian Hacker Is Doxxing Racist Internet Commenters

His current obsession is going after anti-Indigenous commenters related to the killing of Colten Boushie.
Devin Pacholik
8.25.16
Film

Mr. Robot's VR Simulcast Gets in Your Head

Showrunner Sam Esmail shows his virtual reality chops.
Beckett Mufson
7.25.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Kid from Devon Hacked Everyone from SeaWorld to the Police

The 16-year-old has admitted to taking down sites across the globe.
VICE Staff
6.29.16
Holy Shit

Hackers Have Sent Bomb Threats To An Airline Using Tame Impala’s Twitter Account

Tame Impala, Bon Iver, and Tenacious D’s Twitter accounts were all hacked on Sunday.
Noisey Staff
6.6.16
Art

The Internet’s Black Market Comes to London

Yami-Ichi is the market that’s perfect for net artists
Catherine Chapman
5.3.16
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