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A team of VR hackers create a shocking DIY electric chair Special

Irvine - During an all night hackathon in Orange County, a group of hackers developed an electrifying way to scare someone with an Oculus Rift.
Digital Journal Report by Matt Terndrup

Feedly and Evernote suffer cyber-attack

The news site Feedly and popular online notes and web clippings service Evernote have both come under attack from cyber criminals, which is preventing users from accessing its service.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Hackers use weak passwords too

Hackers may seem like the kinds of people who are very well apt with securing their computers, but research shows that they actually are not.
In the Media by Ryan Hite

Holes in Android OS create playground for hackers

Security researchers have discovered that Android, Google's mobile operating system (OS) contains a security flaw which hackers could exploit to brick tablets and smartphones that use it.
In the Media by Simon Crompton - 1 comment

World's biggest cyberattack detected, 1.25bn email addresses sold

An Internet security firm has detected a cyber crime cache of personal data, said to be the world's biggest cyberattack event ever.
In the Media by Kev Hedges - 3 comments

Hackers target Brazil's World Cup for cyber attacks

Brazilian hackers are threatening to disrupt the World Cup with attacks ranging from jamming websites to data theft, adding cyber warfare to the list of challenges for a competition already marred by...
In the Media by Esteban Israel (Reuters)

Hackers target Angry Birds

Hackers have defaced the Angry Birds website with an image entitled Spying Birds, featuring an NSA logo. The hack came after the NSA admitted that it had obtained data released by the game's developer Rovio.
In the Media by Tim Sandle - 1 comment

Germany says 16 mn email accounts compromised

Berlin - German authorities said Tuesday the digital identities of 16 million online users had been stolen, compromising their email accounts, linked social media and other services.
In the Media by AFP

Snapchat hack leaves 4.6 million users affected

The usernames and phone numbers for 4.6 million Snapchat accounts have been downloaded by hackers, who posted the data on a website that is now suspended.
In the Media by Samuel Okocha - 2 comments

FBI warns of U.S. government breaches by Anonymous hackers

Washington - The Federal Bureau of Investigation release a memo stating activist hackers connected to Anonymous have secretly accessed and stolen sensitive information for U.S. government computers in multiple agencies.
In the Media by Milton Este

Map offers cyber attack visualization in real time

Google and Arbor Networks released an online map available free in real time that allows anyone to see a representation of Distributed Denial of Service attacks happening all over the world.
In the Media by Justin King - 1 comment

Teen 'super-hacker' netting $600,000 a year arrested in Argentina

Buenos Aires - Police in Argentina have arrested a 19-year-old man who is being accused of heading a gang of hackers who targeted international money transfer and gambling websites.
In the Media by Lizz Riggs - 3 comments

Wikipedia to block NSA spies

Founder Jimmy Wales announced that Wikipedia would be introducing security measures to protect site visitors, starting from August 21. This comes as the Guardian revealed that the NSA was also monitoring users who accessed web pages for referencing.
In the Media by Eduardo Arrufat - 7 comments

Car hacking tricks revealed at Las Vegas hacking conference

Las Vegas - Following their viral video moment two weeks ago, Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek have taken the stage in Las Vegas at Defcon 21 to reveal the tricks they used to hack into a Prius control system.
In the Media by Eduardo Arrufat

Smart TV: The next frontier of cybercrime

Who is watching who? After smartphones, the next frontier for cyberfraud could be the smart TV in your family room as it has Internet connectivity, applications, microphone and camera ― researchers say as they find that smart TV could be spying on you.
In the Media by Eko Armunanto

Hackers expose how to connect to everyday objects

Las Vegas - Daniel Crowley can easily pick a dead-bolt lock without seeing the door. Mr. Crowley can do this from the comfort of his computer.
In the Media by Amanda Byas - 2 comments

Computer hackers targeting cars to expose vulnerability

London - Two security specialist develop software capable of taking full control of car while being driven. US Government financing the project to root out all possible vulnerabilities.
In the Media by Eduardo Arrufat - 4 comments

Syrian Electronic Army attacks The Guardian on Twitter

The next target of the Syrian Electronic Army turns out to be some of the Twitter feeds of the popular UK newspaper, The Guardian. Apparently these attacks are ongoing today.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 5 comments

Twitter to roll out two-factor authentication 'soon'

In the wake of recent attacks on Twitter accounts, including that of Associated Press on Wednesday, Twitter is planning to roll out two-factor authentication to make things a little more secure.
In the Media by Anne Sewell - 5 comments

80,000+ Wordpress blogs targeted by hackers

Wordpress, a popular blogging platform, has been targeted by an unidentified group of hackers. The hackers have reportedly launched a wide scale attack against blogs.
In the Media by Owen Weldon - 1 comment

Hugo Teso: Commercial aircraft vulnerable to ground-based hackers

Amsterdam - A chilling presentation at the Hack In The Box security conference this week demonstrated how commercial aircraft can be hijacked remotely by ground-based hackers and commanded to crash using a smartphone application.
In the Media by Doug Gundy - 3 comments

Pro-Assad hackers deface Human Rights Watch website

Ideologically driven hackers in the Syrian Electronic Army hacked the website and Twitter page of Human Rights Watch and posted condemnations and denunciations of the group for its activities and investigations and human rights violations in Syria.
In the Media by Paul Iddon - 1 comment

Anonymous plans '#OpIsrael' to 'erase Israel from Internet'

The "hacktivist" group Anonymous and several other hacker groups announced on March 7 that they are planning to launch a coordinated #OpIsrael cyber-attack on Israeli targets on April 7. The hackers are threatening to "erase Israel from the Internet."
In the Media by JohnThomas Didymus - 4 comments

Secret Service/FBI now investigating hack of celebrity financials

Washington - The week began with the release by hackers of financial and other private information on certain big names in both Washington and Hollywood. Now the Secret Service and FBI are investigating, along with the LAPD. More names have been added to the list.
In the Media by Anne Sewell

Chinese cyberattacks on New York Times and Wall Street Journal

Chinese hackers attacked one of the biggest and most respected U.S. newspapers, The New York Times, on its computer systems, breaking in and stealing the passwords of high-profile reporters and other staff members.
In the Media by Eko Armunanto - 4 comments

Anonymous hacks U.S. Sentencing Commission website

Washington - The Internet hactivist group Anonymous is continuing their protest against the Department of Justice, this time targeting the United States Sentencing Commission, part of the government’s judicial branch.
In the Media by Greta McClain

JAVA hacker exploit prompts government advisory

The US Department of Homeland Security has issued an advisory, warning people to temporarily disable their computer's JAVA software to prevent potential attacks by hackers.
In the Media by Greta McClain - 4 comments

Anonymous plans government and corporate armageddon with PM2012

Anonymous appears to be planning their own form of armageddon on 12/21/12, and it has nothing to do with the Mayan calendar, Nibaru or the end of the world.
In the Media by Greta McClain - 3 comments

Anonymous continue OpWestboro campaign

Topeka - The hactivist group Anonymous is continuing its campaign against Westboro Baptist Church, targeting Twitter accounts and even the church's internet and cable accounts.
In the Media by Greta McClain - 1 comment

Twitter gets hacked — Messages sent out for password resetting

There are news reports that any messages that you may receive from Twitter to reset your password are authentic and should not be ignored. It seems Twitter has been hacked and as a precaution they decided to reset many more passwords than necessary.
In the Media by Lesley Lanir
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The team who made the electric virtual reality chair experience are seen here busily working on their prototype at PeopleSpace in Irvine, CA.
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