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Dark Souls PC servers down amid hacking fears BBC News Technology (Mon Jan 24)
Tencent, which owns WeChat, said of the dispute over Scott Morrison’s account: “There is no evidence of any hacking… NYTimes Tech (Tue Jan 25)
This is a big moment of turbulence and change for the hacking business. But the demand is here to stay. MIT Technology Review (Sat Jan 22)
The ticking firmware time bomb has been known in certain PlayStation preservation and hacking circles for a while n… WIRED (Fri Jan 21)
Crypto Hacking And Power Outages: Buyers Beware On AWS Cloud Forbes Tech (Fri Jan 21)
Security researchers have found signs that the pervasive hacking and misinformation campaign comes not from Moscow… WIRED (Tue Jan 18)
Cars are computers now, perhaps none more so than Teslas, which means they come with computer problems like hacking… WIRED (Sat Jan 15)
Cars are computers now, perhaps none more so than Teslas, which means they come with computer problems like hacking… WIRED (Sat Jan 15)
This is a big moment of turbulence and change for the hacking business. But the demand is here to stay. MIT Technology Review (Sat Jan 15)
Check out the latest @LevelUpPod podcast, where @EsportsNath talks about the FIFA22 hacking scandal, how players a… Mirror Tech (Fri Jan 14)
Discord hacking is the newest threat for NFT fans The Verge (Fri Jan 07)
How NSO Group's iPhone-Hacking Exploit Works Gizmodo (Wed Dec 22)
Sources: how a deal by NSO, which pitched Ugandan president's son on hacking anyone's phone, likely led to NSO's de… Techmeme (Tue Dec 21)
Russian businessman, others made millions in insider trading through hacking -U.S. Reuters Tech News (Mon Dec 20)
The US DOJ charges five Russian nationals with hacking two SEC Filing Agents between January 2018 and September 202… Techmeme (Mon Dec 20)
Meta is calling out half a dozen private surveillance companies for hacking or other abuses, accusing them of colle… Reuters Tech News (Fri Dec 17)
Microsoft and cybersecurity company Mandiant say hacking groups linked to China, Iran, North Korea, and Turkey are… Techmeme (Wed Dec 15)
We asked Keanu Reeves what he thought of Cyberpunk 2077 modders hacking his likeness to get with him and, well...… The Verge (Fri Dec 10)
EFF sues spyware maker DarkMatter for illegally hacking Saudi activist by @carlypage_ TechCrunch (Fri Dec 10)
When you just want to get a new phone number but end up hacking a criminal network. WIRED (Fri Dec 10)
Saudi women’s rights activist sues three US intel operatives over hacking for UAE Guardian Tech (Thu Dec 09)
Microsoft says it took over servers being used by China-based hacking group Nickel The Verge (Tue Dec 07)
“Our disruption will not prevent Nickel from continuing other hacking activities, but we do believe we have removed… NYTimes Tech (Tue Dec 07)
Someone is hacking receipt printers with 'antiwork' messages Engadget (Fri Dec 03)
Someone stole $120 million in crypto by hacking a DeFi website The Verge (Fri Dec 03)
- The initiative’s focus increasingly has moved away from economic espionage and hacking cases to “research integri… MIT Technology Review (Thu Dec 02)
Teach Yourself To Hack: How This Self-Taught Hacking Team Saved Businesses $27 Billion Forbes Tech (Mon Nov 22)
A hacking group aligned with the Iranian government is exploiting vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange and Fortine… WIRED (Fri Nov 19)
A hacking group aligned with the Iranian government is exploiting vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange and Fortine… WIRED (Fri Nov 19)
Security researchers have found signs that the pervasive hacking and misinformation campaign comes not from Moscow… WIRED (Wed Nov 17)
Midnight Protocol is a cyberpunk hacking RPG that cuts out all the filler The Verge (Mon Nov 15)
Samsung Galaxy S21 Smartphone Hacked During $1 Million, 61 Zero-Days, Hacking Romp Forbes Tech (Sat Nov 06)
U.S. blacklists Israeli hacking tool vendor NSO Group Reuters Tech News (Thu Nov 04)
U.S. blacklists Israeli hacking tool vendor NSO Group Reuters Tech News (Wed Nov 03)
The U.S. Blacklists Makers of Cops' Favorite iPhone Hacking Tool Gizmodo (Wed Nov 03)
U.S. blacklists Israeli hacking tool vendor NSO Group Reuters Tech News (Wed Nov 03)
US sanctions four companies, including NSO Group, that sell spyware or hacking tools, adding them to a list of enti… Techmeme (Wed Nov 03)
Hacking lettuce for taste and profit by @bheater TechCrunch (Wed Oct 27)
Apple's first Korean TV series is about brain hacking Engadget (Mon Oct 25)
Missouri Governor Ramps Up Attack on Newspaper Over 'Hacking' Scandal Gizmodo (Sat Oct 23)
Missouri Governor Ramps Up Attack on Newspaper Over 'Hacking' Scandal Gizmodo (Sat Oct 23)
Bastion Secure's website looks like the real deal, but researchers say it's a cover for the FIN7 hacking group.… TechCrunch (Thu Oct 21)
The U.S. Wants to Crack Down on Sales of Commercial Hacking Tools for Obvious Reasons Gizmodo (Thu Oct 21)
Commerce Department limits sale of hacking tools to Russia and China Engadget (Wed Oct 20)
U.S. government bans the sale of hacking tools to China and Russia by @carlypage_ TechCrunch (Wed Oct 20)
US Commerce Department announces rules banning the export or resale of hacking tools, such as NSO's Pegasus, to Chi… Techmeme (Wed Oct 20)
A Cybercrime Group Has Been Hacking Telecoms to Steal Phone Records All Over the World Gizmodo (Tue Oct 19)
Man Pleads Guilty to Hacking Into Hundreds of iCloud Accounts to Steal Nudes Gizmodo (Mon Oct 18)
Hitting F12 isn't hacking, but that hasn't stopped Missouri's governor from threatening to prosecute a local journa… TechCrunch (Fri Oct 15)
Five months before the DarkSide hacking group attacked the Colonial pipeline, two researchers discovered a way to r… MIT Technology Review (Wed Oct 13)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. MIT Technology Review (Sat Oct 09)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. MIT Technology Review (Thu Oct 07)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. MIT Technology Review (Wed Oct 06)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. MIT Technology Review (Mon Oct 04)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. MIT Technology Review (Sun Oct 03)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. MIT Technology Review (Sat Oct 02)
After UAE Hacking Scandal, Congress May Crack Down on Ex-Spies Working for Foreign Governments… Gizmodo (Fri Oct 01)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. MIT Technology Review (Mon Sep 27)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. MIT Technology Review (Sun Sep 26)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. MIT Technology Review (Sat Sep 25)
EU warns Russia over 'Ghostwriter' hacking ahead of German elections by @carlypage_ TechCrunch (Fri Sep 24)
2021 has broken the record for zero-day hacking attacks. But the reasons why are complicated—and not all bad news. MIT Technology Review (Fri Sep 24)
Protect yourself against hacking. You can set up verification codes in Settings, Passwords. They can then autofill… WIRED (Thu Sep 23)
Hacking Your Room's Lighting to Match the Flickering Lights in Quake Makes the Game Feel Even Moodier… Gizmodo (Tue Sep 21)
The US company that sold an iMessage hacking tool to a United Arab Emirates spying operation was Accuvant, a Denve… MIT Technology Review (Mon Sep 20)
The US company that sold an iMessage hacking tool to a United Arab Emirates spying operation was Accuvant, a Denve… MIT Technology Review (Sun Sep 19)
The US company that sold an iMessage hacking tool to a United Arab Emirates spying operation was Accuvant, a Denve… MIT Technology Review (Sat Sep 18)
The US company that sold an iMessage hacking tool to a United Arab Emirates spying operation was Accuvant, a Denve… MIT Technology Review (Sat Sep 18)
Telegram has exploded as a hub for criminals to buy, sell, and share stolen data and hacking tools as the messaging… Techmeme (Fri Sep 17)
Sources: US firm Accuvant, now part of Optiv, sold iPhone hacking tool Karma to the UAE for $1.3M in 2016; the tool… Techmeme (Wed Sep 15)
How to make $5 million hacking Facebook and Google by @happygeek Forbes Tech (Sun Sep 12)
How To Make $5 Million Hacking Facebook And Google Forbes Tech (Sat Sep 11)
BravoMovies isn't real—it's an incredible convuluted hacking scheme. But it appears to have worked. WIRED (Thu Sep 09)
US-Canadian gets 11 years for laundering money for a North Korean hacking group Engadget (Thu Sep 09)
FBI says the Chinese government is hacking and harassing U.S.-based Uyghurs by @carlypage_ TechCrunch (Thu Sep 02)
Coinbase users fear hacking after erroneous emails BBC News Technology (Tue Aug 31)
A look at China's evolving approach to state-sponsored hacking, which borrows from Russia and Iran and increasingly… Techmeme (Thu Aug 26)
Chelsea Manning is back, and hacking again, only this time for a Bitcoin-based privacy startup by @DelRayMan Forbes Tech (Wed Aug 25)
Biden's Cybersecurity Summit Will Gather Very Important People to Solve America's Hacking Problem… Gizmodo (Wed Aug 25)
A look at the Belarusian Cyber Partisans, a hacking group that has released a huge data trove, including from the g… Techmeme (Tue Aug 24)
This $500 million Russian cyber mogul planned to take his company public—then America accused it of hacking for Put… Forbes Tech (Thu Aug 19)
This Russian cyber mogul planned to take his company public—then America accused it of hacking for Putin’s spies… Forbes Tech (Wed Aug 18)
This Russian Cyber Mogul Planned To Take His Company Public. Then America Accused It Of Hacking For Putin’s Spies.… Forbes Tech (Wed Aug 18)
Analysis: Decentralised finance: Latest front in crypto's hacking problem Reuters Tech News (Tue Aug 17)
Analysis: Decentralised finance - Latest front in crypto's hacking problem Reuters Tech News (Mon Aug 16)
‘If you’re not a criminal, don’t be afraid’—NSO CEO on ‘insane’ hacking allegations facing $1 billion spywar Forbes Tech (Fri Jul 23)
‘If you’re not a criminal, don’t be afraid’—NSO CEO on ‘insane’ hacking allegations facing $1 billion spywar Forbes Tech (Thu Jul 22)
‘If You’re Not A Criminal, Don’t Be Afraid’—NSO CEO On ‘Insane’ Hacking Allegations Facing $1 Billion Spywar Forbes Tech (Thu Jul 22)
Pegasus spyware seller: Blame our customers not us for hacking BBC News Technology (Thu Jul 22)
China's hacking activities are increasingly resembling those of Russia and North Korea after the Ministry of State… Techmeme (Thu Jul 22)
China has reorganized its hacking operations to become fluent in stealthy, decentralized digital assaults of Americ… NYTimes Tech (Tue Jul 20)
U.S. charges four Chinese nationals charged in global hacking campaign Reuters Tech News (Mon Jul 19)
New: The Biden administration has accused China of mass-hacking into tens of thousands of Exchange servers earlier… TechCrunch (Mon Jul 19)
The Pentagon Is Bolstering Its AI Systems—by Hacking Itself WIREDTransport (Mon Jul 19)
US, allies accuse China of global cyber hacking campaign Reuters Tech News (Mon Jul 19)
10 things in tech: Bezos countdown — Apple remote work — Phone hacking Tech Insider (Mon Jul 19)
Among those who were the subject of attempted smartphone hacking include journalists working at CNN, The Associated… Tech Insider (Sun Jul 18)
Facebook revealed that it's tracked and partially disrupted a long-running Iranian hacking campaign that used accou… WIRED (Thu Jul 15)
Facebook revealed that it's tracked and partially disrupted a long-running Iranian hacking campaign that used accou… WIRED (Thu Jul 15)
What you need to know about REvil — the hacking group that extorted hundreds of companies — in one minute or less Tech Insider (Fri Jul 09)
Russia hacking claims pose challenge for Biden BBC News Technology (Wed Jul 07)
Sources: state-backed Russian hacking group APT29 breached the RNC last week, possibly via IT provider Synnex; RNC… Techmeme (Tue Jul 06)
Hacker targets 'Apex Legends' in plea to fix 'Titanfall' hacking Engadget (Mon Jul 05)
‘Apex Legends’ hackers interrupt games with messages about ‘Titanfall’ hacking The Verge (Sun Jul 04)
The hacking campaign has targeted a broad swath of organizations, including government and military agencies. In ot… WIRED (Thu Jul 01)
NSA, FBI, and others say Russian hacking group Fancy Bear has been using Kubernetes to run brute force attacks on U… Techmeme (Thu Jul 01)
The Nobelium hacking group who orchestrated the SolarWinds supply chain attack compromised a Microsoft worker’s com… WIRED (Tue Jun 29)
The Nobelium hacking group who orchestrated the SolarWinds supply chain attack compromised a Microsoft worker’s com… WIRED (Mon Jun 28)
Peloton Bike+ Was Vulnerable to Remote Hacking, Researchers Find Gizmodo (Wed Jun 16)
Supreme Court Puts New Hacking Precedent to the Test In Old LinkedIn Case Gizmodo (Mon Jun 14)
DOJ charges security exec for hacking a Georgia healthcare company in 2018 Engadget (Fri Jun 11)
Are The FBI’s ‘Most Wanted’ Chinese Spies Hacking The Airline Industry? Forbes Tech (Thu Jun 10)
BravoMovies isn't real—it's an incredible convuluted hacking scheme. But it appears to have worked. WIRED (Mon Jun 07)
Supreme Court narrows the scope of a key anti-hacking law Engadget (Sun Jun 06)
The Supreme Court pared down a controversial anti-hacking law The Verge (Sat Jun 05)
Supreme Court Tosses Government's Reading of Anti-Hacking Law, the CFAA Gizmodo (Thu Jun 03)
New: In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court has narrowed a controversial, decades-old U.S. hacking TechCrunch (Thu Jun 03)
Supreme Court limits reach of computer hacking law CNET News (Thu Jun 03)
The FBI accused Russia-linked agents of hacking the world's largest meat processor, saying it was 'working diligent… Tech Insider (Thu Jun 03)
Hacking is a frequently used weapon in Beijing’s arsenal, and particularly in its ongoing genocide against Ugyhurs,… MIT Technology Review (Tue Jun 01)
FBI ‘Drive-By’ Hacking Warning Suddenly Gets Real—Here’s Why You Should Be Concerned Forbes Tech (Sun May 30)
Hacking is a frequently used weapon in Beijing’s arsenal, and particularly in its ongoing genocide against Ugyhurs,… MIT Technology Review (Fri May 28)
FBI says a foreign nation-state hacking group breached a US municipal government via an unpatched Fortinet VPN appl… Techmeme (Thu May 27)
In a public attempt to protect victims of Darkside, the hacking group that paralyzed the Colonial pipeline, this cy… MIT Technology Review (Thu May 27)
In a public attempt to protect victims of Darkside, the hacking group that paralyzed the Colonial pipeline, this cy… MIT Technology Review (Wed May 26)
In a public attempt to protect victims of Darkside, the hacking group that paralyzed the Colonial pipeline, this cy… MIT Technology Review (Mon May 24)
NEW with @propublica: In a public attempt to protect victims of Darkside, the hacking group that paralyzed the Colo… MIT Technology Review (Mon May 24)
After 10 years of rampant state-sponsored hacking and supply chain hijacks, the RSA attack can now be seen as the h… WIRED (Thu May 20)
NEW: Many of the world's largest cybercrime gangs are still actively hacking and extorting victims, undeterred by t… NBC News Tech (Mon May 17)
China’s hacking of Uyghurs is so aggressive that it is effectively global, extending far beyond the country’s own b… MIT Technology Review (Wed May 12)
Chinese hackers used to be the most dominant force at international hacking competitions. In 2018, Beijing stopped… MIT Technology Review (Wed May 12)
READ the full story about how China used its top hacking competition to get a weapon against the Uyghurs. It was re… MIT Technology Review (Wed May 12)
Israel-based VisibleRisk, which helps enterprises assess how vulnerable they are to hacking campaigns, raises $25M… Techmeme (Wed May 12)
Sources: US quietly informed Apple that a Qihoo 360 researcher's iPhone 0-day that won China's top hacking contest… Techmeme (Thu May 06)
Hacking my way into analytics: A creative’s journey to design with data TechCrunch (Thu Apr 29)
Cops' iPhone hacking tools are (sometimes) insecure and buggy by @iblametom Forbes Tech (Fri Apr 23)
Cops' iPhone hacking tools are (sometimes) insecure and buggy by @iblametom Forbes Tech (Thu Apr 22)
The ticking firmware time bomb has been known in certain PlayStation preservation and hacking circles for a while n… WIRED (Thu Apr 22)
Signal hacked Cellebrite's phone hacking software used by law enforcement Engadget (Thu Apr 22)
Signal says Cellebrite phone-hacking tool used by police is easily Mashable (Wed Apr 21)
Signal says Cellebrite phone-hacking tool used by police is easily hacked FutureShift (Wed Apr 21)
Facebook uncloaks a Palestinian spy agency's Android hacking operations by @iblametom Forbes Tech (Wed Apr 21)
Learn about ethical hacking with a course bundle on sale FutureShift (Wed Apr 21)
Suspected Chinese agents have been hacking US government agencies by exploiting a weakness in a VPN for months, rep… Tech Insider (Wed Apr 21)
FireEye and networking company Pulse Secure say two China-linked hacking groups used a flaw in its VPN devices to t… Techmeme (Tue Apr 20)
US officials have privately concluded that Positive Technologies is a major provider of offensive hacking tools, kn… MIT Technology Review (Fri Apr 16)
Hacking the Game Boy's Multiplayer Randomizer Creates the Perfect Version of Tetris Gizmodo (Fri Apr 16)
(2/2) @FoxCahn tried an “ethical hacking” exercise: he got permission to try activating a user’s pass simply by inp… MIT Technology Review (Thu Apr 15)
US officials have privately concluded that Positive Technologies is a major provider of offensive hacking tools, kn… MIT Technology Review (Thu Apr 15)
The FBI Just Snuck Into Computers All Over the Country to Stop a Hacking Campaign Gizmodo (Wed Apr 14)