hackers

2.13.19

How Google Tracks Hackers

This week, CYBER speaks to Shane Huntley, the Director of Google's Threat Analysis Group (TAG), essentially Google's hacker hunting team.

1.29.19

Anyone Can Spy on You With FaceTime, Here's How to Turn It Off [Updated]

A new bug allows anyone to listen in on your iPhone and, for now, there's no fix.

11.19.18

How to Tell if Your Account Has Been Hacked

How to check if your Gmail, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and other accounts have been hacked.

8.22.18

Hackers Made Half a Million Dollars Pretending They Watched You Watch Porn

Scammers tricked victims to pay ransom in bitcoin for compromising video that didn't exist.

8.14.18

Hackers Can Edit Police Body Cam Footage Without Anybody Noticing

Police body camera footage is touted as objective and transparent by law enforcement agencies, but a security researcher demonstrated how easy it is to manipulate and access body camera footage.

7.1.18

We Need to Change the Dictionary Definition of 'Hacker'

Most dictionaries, as well as popular culture, mistakenly define “hacker” with a malicious connotation. It’s time to change that.

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5.26.18

Someone Has Infected At Least 500,000 Routers All Over The World And No One Knows Why

But Ukraine’s government says it thinks that Russia will use “VPNFilter” to attack Saturday’s Champions League final.

4.10.18

Zuckerberg: Facebook Identified and Notified Presidential Campaigns of Russian Hacking Attempts in 2016

Mark Zuckerberg revealed that Facebook’s security team identified Russian government hackers targeting US presidential campaigns and notified them of the hack attempts.

11.30.17

Hackers Are Posting Porn On ISIS Websites

The terrorists are very confused.

11.22.17

An Alleged Hacker Stole $30 Million In Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency startup Tether is in the middle of trying to figure out how to get the stolen tokens back, or at least make sure the hacker can’t spend them.

9.8.17

'Game of Thrones' Was Pirated More Than a Billion Times This Season

The number of illegal views dwarfs the average number of people who tuned in to HBO's seventh season legally, according to a new report.

7.15.17

Nope, James Comey Is Not a Criminal

The president accused the former FBI direcotry of a crime, and so did Fox News. Guess which one apologized for the error.

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