Chinese hacker arrested, charged with hacking Boeing and US fighter jet planes

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A Chinese businessman has been charged with hacking computers of high profile companies in the U.S. including Boeing and some with huge defense contacts. The intention behind breaching computers was to get hold of data on military and defense related contract including the latest fighter jets, according to reports. During a hearing at U.S. district Court in [...]

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Major US hedge firm hacked, trade secrets stolen by hackers

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BAE Systems Applied Intelligence alleged that criminals have invaded effectively a hedge fund. They delayed the trade and pinched profitable secrets from financial service sector. In two months, the anonymous US-based hedge fund has lost millions of dollars, due to this smart hack attempt. The hackers only stole information about high-speed and intricate trades from [...]

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Guccifer Hacker Who Hacked Bush and Colin Powell Sentenced to Four Years in Prison

Guccifer hacker who hacked AOL, Bush (sr) and Collin Powell arrested Romania

Guccifer, the hacker who gained notoriety for breaking into emails of the former US president George W. Bush, Gen. Colin Powell entertainment celebrities, some government officials, has been sentenced to seven years in jail by a Romanian court on Friday. The Romanian court convicted him for three years in prison for each account hacked and has merged [...]

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FBI may put Anonymous hacker behind bars for 440 years on 44 charges

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A Texas man and an alleged member of the famous Anonymous hacktivist group, may face prison up to 440 years in the latest second superseding indictment of cyber assaults charges against him that includes hacking attempts against county, school, and newspaper organizations, says the latest release from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Fidel Salinas, [...]

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Famous South Korean Search Portal NAVER Hacked, 25 Million accounts Hacked Using Stolen Data

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Famous South Korean Search Portal NAVER Hacked, 25 Million accounts Hacked Using Stolen Data. A hacker going with the handle of ‘Seo’ has been arrested for breaching in to the accounts of 25 million people on NAVER, South Korea’s largest Web portal.  According to Korea Herald, the hacker bought private information of 25 million people [...]

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The 400Gbps largest DDoS attack has hit Europe using NTP Amplification

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For temporary abandoning the services of the host that is connected to some internet, the most widely used and favorite method that is employed by hackers is the “Distributed Denial of Services DDoS”. Almost all the big websites till date have fall victim to this attack at different times. For the purpose of boosting these [...]

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Israeli pilots punished for storing sensitive data on smartphones: Reuters

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JERUSALEM: Two Israeli combat pilots were jailed for five days and 12 others were disciplined for storing operational maps on their smartphones, Israeli Army Radio reported on Wednesday. Israeli military authorities discovered the security breach after one of the pilots reported he had lost his cellphone and that it contained sensitive data. It was recovered, [...]

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Racism at It’s Peak: ‘Blacks for sale in $0.42′ online ad sparks outrage in Brazil

Racism 'Blacks for sale in $0.42' online ad sparks outrage in Brazil

Brazil: An online advert on South America’s largest online shopping website (MercadoLivre.com) has put humanity to shame offering “blacks for sale for one Brazilian real” ($0.42). The ad was featuring a photo image of two black kids, suggesting that sold black children can “serve as carpenters, masons, cooks, security guards, nightclub bouncers, janitors, garbage collectors, [...]

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