Tag: hacker

News and Press

China hacks the US military and government— the Feds blame Microsoft

August 17, 2023

Via: Computerworld

Hidden in the basic infrastructure that runs the US military is a powerful piece of Windows-borne Chinese malware that can disrupt the communications systems, power grids, and water supplies at the military’s bases around the world. One US congressional aide […]

App security, Applications

Hackers tricked TikTok to show fake COVID-19 videos

April 14, 2020

Via: Phone Arena

The Coronavirus situation forced people around the world to stay in their homes. As a result, many social networks and chat services saw spikes in active users as people searched for a way to stay connected during the lockdown. The […]

App security

FBI Links a Single Hacker to the Theft of 1.2 Billion Stolen Log-Ins 

November 25, 2015

Via: Gizmodo

The FBI has managed to link the theft of a frankly staggering 1.2 billion log-in credentials to a single hacker, after finding a Russian email address within reams of data obtained by security researchers. Reuters reports that documents made public […]