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The DoD Is Now Taking Applications for Its First Ever Bug Bounty Program

Hack the Pentagon will run from April 18 to May 12.
Michael Byrne
4.2.16
Features

Chaos Communication Congress: A Very German Hacking Conference

From WWII, through the leftwing rebellions of the 80s, to the squats of Berlin, the CCC is a hacking conference built on politics. And volunteers.
Joseph Cox
1.25.16
uk

Why the UK Is Simulating a Cyber Terrorist Attack in London

The fake attack hopes to attract real talent to address Britain's cybersecurity skills shortage.
Victoria Turk
11.20.15
russia

Between Black and White Hat: Hackers 'w0rm' Offer Legit Security Work Too

The hackers claim to be doing penetration testing for companies on top of their usual exploits.
Joseph Cox
10.13.15
News

White Hat Hackers Would Have Their Devices Destroyed Under the TPP

It could leave the internet of things fundamentally insecure.
Jordan Pearson
10.9.15
News

Saudi Arabia's Morality Police and 'Ethical Hackers' Are Targeting Online Pornography

The Saudi government has resorted to employing so-called "White Hat" hackers to try to wipe their internet landscape of porn, social media sites, and anything else they deem inappropriate.
Mark Hay
1.2.15
Stuff

Inside the Secret World of Corporate Espionage

The modern world has allowed us to become constantly transmitting information beacons. But not all of us use that power for good.
Gavin Haynes
10.10.14
Motherboard Blog

How Hackers Simplified San Francisco's Legal Code

"The law is the most important data set"
DJ Pangburn
10.1.13