Company says customer banking data was not accessed, but reports that source code for Acrobat, ColdFusion, and ColdFusion Builder was stolen.
Security researcher Nitesh Dhanjani managed to gain access to a Phillips Hue LED lighting system through a Java exploit, which then enabled him to remotely do as he pleased with the bulbs. In a video demonstration, he blacked out in the entire system with an uploaded script.
In what the U.S Department of Justice is calling the “largest known data breach conspiracy” of all time, five European hackers gained access to and stole sensitive information from computer systems belonging to multiple high profile organizations, including NASDAQ, J.C Penny, 7-Eleven and many others.
For over two weeks now, Google has aggressively asked the federal government to allow them to publish the exact numbers of data requests they’re getting from the National Security Agency (NSA). Even after the exposing of the NSA PRISM program and other previously classified information, the federal government will not cave into the pressure. Google recently
South Korea has reported that many of their official government websites have been hit by powerful cyber-attacks that also coincide with the 63rd anniversary of the Korean War.
While news of Microsoft and other technology giants have inundated the news of late due to the PRISM program leak, there were a few other things Microsoft was participating in with the FBI as well. Just recently Microsoft went on an all-out attack against botnets with the company’s Digital Crimes Unit. In all, Microsoft said
SuperDaE is an Australian hacker who was arrested earlier this year for breaching official sites and servers of gaming companies like Sony, Microsoft, Epic, Blizzard and even Valve. SuperDaE also vowed that if he was ever taken by police, he would eventually release an “insurance file” of material from those gaming companies, as a way
China’s President Xi Jinping and President Barack Obama agreed to bring the two nations together and resolve the problems both nations have with cyber security. For many months the two powerful nations have gone ‘tit for tat’ with accusations of cyber espionage and theft of corporate secrets.
The Washington Post recently came forward claiming that a confidential report issued by the Pentagon warns that Chinese hackers had access to some very sensitive defense intelligence. Some of the information included detailed plans for advanced US weapons. Much of the accessed information included over two-dozen detailed document’s on U.S. defense systems, which included the F-35, intelligence