doxxing

Games Podcasts

After It Doxxed 2000 Journalists, Why Should We Ever Trust the ESA Again?

In a world where personal data can be used as a weapon by harassers and hackers, the risk of attending E3 has gone way up.
Austin Walker
8.9.19
Games Opinion

The List of 2,000 Journalists the Video Game Lobby Doxed Is the Last Thing It Had to Offer

With E3's relevance increasingly in doubt, the ESA managed to destroy its reputation and its fitness to host a media event in one fell swoop.
Rob Zacny
8.5.19
porn

Talking to the Women Behind Reddit's Most Popular Porn Site, Gonewild

"I used to post my face for a short bit, but I got too popular and I had a couple of friends recognize me."
Richard Greenhill
5.3.18
Memes

Reddit Is Reeling from a Massive Meme War

The memes were good until the war got dirty.
Beckett Mufson
3.29.18
Frontier

The #MeToo Movement's Next Step Must Include Victims of Online Sexual Harassment

Sexual assault survivors have been empowered by the strength of #MeToo, but the conversation must be extended to include those who are not consenting to what is being sent to them online.
Devorah Rose
2.14.18
online dating

OkCupid Wants Everyone to Use Real Names and Users are Pissed

The change could make people more vulnerable to harassment and doxxing.
Samantha Cole
12.22.17
RACISM

Doxxing White Supremacists Is Making Them Terrified

“It’s hard to get a job, hard to make a living, hard to have a normal social life when all your friends and family know you believe in ethnic cleansing.”
Steven Blum
8.15.17
Banksy

Banksy's Real Identity Might've Been Exposed by Accident

Did Goldie spill the beans on the world's most secretive street artist?
Emerson Rosenthal
6.23.17
online dating

How Rejected Men Use Dating Apps to Torment Women

Lack of security on Tinder and Bumble put women disproportionately at risk.
Brent Holmes
5.25.17
Hacking

Hackers publish nude photos of Leslie Jones on her website

Jones was one of the four co-stars in this year's all-woman remake of "Ghostbusters." Many people online, almost uniformly men, were upset with the casting decision.
Noah Kulwin
8.24.16
hacker

How A Wannabe Hacker Tried To Doxx Me, And Failed Miserably

The clumsy tale of a failed doxxing attempt.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
3.18.16
USWNT

U.S. Soccer Disclosed USWNT Players' Personal Information in Suit

This is a pretty outrageous mistake.
Sean Newell
2.4.16
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