hacked

Pokemon Go

Cheat Maker Goes Dark After Getting Sued by 'Pokémon GO'

Global++, creators of the popular ‘PokeGO++’ cheating app, have shut down their websites after ‘Pokémon GO’ creator Niantic sued them.
Matthew Gault
6.17.19
cybercrime

A Decryption Key for Law Firm Emails in Hacked 9/11 Files Has Been Released

Someone has published the decryption key for the third layer of allegedly 9/11-linked documents from The Dark Overlord hacking group.
Joseph Cox
2.21.19
When Spies Come Home

Hacker Steals Customers' Text Messages from Android Spyware Company

A hacker has stolen text messages and call metadata from SpyHuman, a firm selling malware to the everyday consumer. It’s the fifth such consumer spyware company to be targeted recently.
Joseph Cox
7.9.18
Another Day Another Hack

Hacked: 92 Million Account Details for DNA Testing Service MyHeritage

On Monday MyHeritage announced a security researcher had uncovered tens of millions of account details for recent customers, including email addresses and hashed passwords.
Joseph Cox
6.5.18
VANISHED

Hackers Deface World’s Most-Viewed YouTube Video

The video for Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s ‘Despacito’ briefly went down on Tuesday, as hackers apparently deface the video’s page as well.
Joseph Cox
4.10.18
Another Day Another Hack

Thousands of Bestiality Website Users Exposed in Hack

In a sign of just how hackers can obtain really sensitive data, image boards are circulating email addresses and other alleged account details on users of at least one bestiality site.
Joseph Cox
3.29.18
hacked

The Sports Media Became Puppets For A Hacker Group Yesterday

The hacker group Fancy Bears leaked documents pertaining to England runner Mo Farah without any verifiable, pertinent information, but the media reported it anyways.
Aaron Gordon
7.7.17
tech

How not to get hacked

Jamal Jordan
10.12.16
Hacking

The FBI Is Trying to Scrub Its Employees’ Hacked Data Off the Web

Recovering the personal information of 20,000 FBI employees and 9,000 DHS employees is hard.
Joseph Cox
2.11.16
Design

Let the Sun Charge Your Phone in This "Solar Parka"

Introducing Pauline van Dongen's latest addition to her Wearable Solar line.
Sami Emory
9.4.15
Design

[Summer Break of the Future] The Space Age Picnic Backpack

Speakers, USB hubs, cup holders, Bluetooth screens, and even a solar panel, oh my!
Nicole Walsh
7.30.15
americas

Mexico Is Hacking Team’s Biggest Paying Client — By Far

Since Sunday's leak, documents reveal that Mexico is by the far the Italian's company biggest client, paying $6.3 million for software that digital rights advocates say are illegal under Mexican law and could harm citizens' privacy.
Daniel Hernandez and Gabriela Gorbea
7.7.15
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