Vigilante Hacker ‘Phineas Fisher’ Denies Working for the Russian Government
In a new book, a veteran cybersecurity reporter wrote that the infamous hacker who embarrassed surveillance vendors FinFisher and Hacking Team may be a Russian government agent. We caught up with Phineas Fisher and broke down the evidence.
When Spies Come Home
Stalkerware Company FlexiSpy Calls Catastrophic Hack ‘Just Some False News'
In the aftermath of a damaging hack, the company is keeping it quiet.
When Spies Come Home
'I'm Going to Burn Them to the Ground': Hackers Explain Why They Hit the Stalkerware Market
The two hacktivists who stole tens of thousands of customer and company records from two consumer spyware companies speak up, explaining why and how they did it.
Inside Anonymous’ ‘Civil War’ Over Its Fight With ISIS
How badly is Anonymous divided over its online war on ISIS?
How Anonymous and Other Hacktivists Fight ISIS Online
Anonymous and several offshoot hacktivists groups have been waging war on ISIS in cyberspace, but have they made any difference?
Whoops! Man Accused of Being Part of CIA Hacking Group Had Already Been Doxed
Not all self-described hackers are good at hiding their identities.
FBI Arrests Two Alleged Members of Group That Hacked the CIA Director
Two young men from North Carolina have been charged with their alleged connection to the hacking group "Crackas With Attitude."
Joseph Cox and Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
The VICE Morning Bulletin
This morning, the GOP agrees to gun control votes after a 15-hour filibuster, Facebook is urged to give over information on Omar Mateen, Broadway stars will record a fundraising song for a Florida LGBT center, and more.
Teenage Hackers Promise More Government Hacks After Alleged Leader’s Arrest
Hackers involved with the hacking group called “Crackas With Attitude” react to the arrest of their alleged leader.
Teen Allegedly Behind CIA, FBI Breaches: 'They're Trying to Ruin My Life.'
UK police arrested a 16-year-old suspected of being behind the hacks on the CIA director and the Department of Justice.
Hacker Publishes Personal Info of 20,000 FBI Agents
As promised, hacker publishes personal information of 20,000 FBI agents, allegedly stolen from a hacked Department of Justice computer.
'Teens' Who Hacked CIA Director Also Hit White House Official
The teen hackers who embarrassed the CIA Director John Brennan and US Spy Chief James Clapper have hit yet another victim.