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Apple Says Nude Celebrity Photo Leaks Were Targeted Hacks Maintains that its cloud is secure

Apple's cloud is safe, the company has said in response to claims that a security flaw in its photo-storing software allowed hackers to grab naked images from celebrities' personal accounts. It…

September 2, 2014, 4:11 PM EDT

Google Images Was Evidently Attacked by Hackers Car accident photo appeared in searches for hours

Google is the latest Internet giant to apparently be hacked. Numerous reports stated that that searches on its images feature today resulted in repeated pictures of a fatal car crash possibly in…

August 26, 2014, 7:14 PM EDT

Hackers Are Tweaking Tinder To Up Their Date Chances Users are altering the dating app's functionality to get eyeballs

Savvy techies are finding a way to cheat Tinder to up their chances at finding true love.  As reported on ValleyWag, a growing number of hackers are finding ways to infiltrate…

August 15, 2014, 10:19 AM EDT

The Onion Explains Twitter Hack Humor site offers serious advice for avoiding attacks

The Onion—a publication that doesn't even offer real news—seems like an odd target for the Syrian Electronic Army, but the satirical news site claimed its Twitter account fell victim to…

May 9, 2013, 11:52 AM EDT

Reuters Deputy Social Media Editor Indicted by Department of Justice Matthew Keys could face jail time and fines

The Department of Justice on Thursday afternoon charged Reuters deputy social media editor Matthew Keys for conspiring with the hacker collective Anonymous to attack Tribune Company websites. The indictment surrounds the…

March 14, 2013, 5:55 PM EDT

FBI Confirms News International Hacking Probe Jude Law's phone may have been hacked at U.S. airport

The FBI confirmed that it has launched a probe against News International after it was revealed yesterday that News of the World reporters may have hacked into the voicemail of…

January 20, 2012, 12:21 PM EST

News International Settles with 37 Alleged Hacking Victims New revelations could affect case against News Corp. in the U.S.

News International has agreed to settle with 37 victims of News Group Newspapers’ alleged phone hacking, The Guardian reported today. In a statement, the victims’ lawyers said that News Group Newspapers,…

January 19, 2012, 5:57 PM EST

CNN Chief Ken Jautz Says He's Standing By Piers Morgan But adds that it's up to Morgan to defend himself

The president of CNN's U.S. operations, Ken Jautz, says he’s standing by prime-time host Piers Morgan. In an interview with Adweek, Jautz, who took over the network in late September a…

August 5, 2011, 7:25 AM EDT

Piers Morgan Hits Back at Heather Mills CNN host questions accuser's credibility

CNN host Piers Morgan has gone on the attack in his denial of recent allegations by Paul McCartney’s ex-wife Heather Mills, who claimed Wednesday that a journalist working for the…

August 3, 2011, 4:04 PM EDT

Editor Tells 'N.Y. Post' Staff Not to Destroy Hacking-Related Documents Request is precautionary, Col Allan says

Employees of the New York Post have received emails from editor Col Allan and their parent company's lawyers asking them to hold on to any hacking-related documents in light of…

July 29, 2011, 4:21 PM EDT

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