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Topic: Hacking

The 5 Most Embarrassing Revelations From Sony's Sprawling Hack Casual racism, star bashing and secret strategies suddenly go public

The true scope of a massive hacking attack against Sony Pictures remains unknown, but one thing is clear: Each new revelation seems to dig the studio only deeper into a…

December 13, 2014, 7:01 PM EST

Have We Entered the Age of Brand Terrorism? Why foreign operatives have their sights set on America's famous brand names

In October, FBI director James Comey no doubt caused a sleepless night for many an executive when he told CBS' 60 Minutes that "there are two kinds of big companies in…

November 30, 2014, 11:35 PM EST

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

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