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Hackers break into Russian PM's account, take digs at 'Vova' Putin

Aug 14, 2014

Hackers break into Russian PM's account, take digs at 'Vova' Putin

Medvedev's "Twitter account has been hacked, the messages are not genuine. We're working on the problem," a government spokesman told the state-tun RIA Novosti news agency. #Twitter #NewsTracker #Russia #Hacking #Vladimir Putin #Dmitry Medvedev #Ukraine
Hackers stole documents from makers of Israeli defence system Experts

Jul 30, 2014

Hackers stole documents from makers of Israeli defence system Experts

Comment Crew, as the hacking group is known, stole designs for Israeli rocket systems in a spree of attacks during 2011 and 2012 #US #Israel #Hacking #Gaza #cyber crimes #Iron dome #Israel defense technology #NewsTracker Hamas
Phone hacking trial: US probe of Murdoch's News Corp to continue

Jun 27, 2014

Phone hacking trial: US probe of Murdoch's News Corp to continue

Accused of phone hacking among other crimes, News Corp. confirmed that it had turned over more than 80,000 emails from US-based servers to US Justice Department investigators over a year ago. #Rupert Murdoch #NewsTracker #News of the World #Andy Coulson #David Cameron #Britain #Rebekah Brooks #privacy #Media ethics #Charlie Brooks #Phone hacking scandal #News UK
Phone hacking trial: British PM apologises to parliament for hiring Coulson

Jun 26, 2014

Phone hacking trial: British PM apologises to parliament for hiring Coulson

I take full responsibility for employing Andy Coulson, I did so on the basis of assurances that I received. I am sorry, this was the wrong decision," Cameron told the parliament. #Rupert Murdoch #TheySaidIt #News of the World #Andy Coulson #David Cameron #Britain #Rebekah Brooks #privacy #Media ethics #Charlie Brooks #Phone hacking scandal #News UK
Phone hacking trial: British PM to be quizzed on decision to hire Coulson

Jun 25, 2014

Phone hacking trial: British PM to be quizzed on decision to hire Coulson

While Cameron comes under fire for hiring Coulson, the acquittal of Brooks on charges of phone hacking and bribing public officials took some of the pressure off Murdoch. #Rupert Murdoch #ConnectTheDots #News of the World #Andy Coulson #David Cameron #Britain #Rebekah Brooks #privacy #Media ethics #Charlie Brooks #Phone hacking scandal #News UK

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Lessons from Snapchat: Using phone numbers for IMs will always be risky

Jan 04, 2014

Lessons from Snapchat: Using phone numbers for IMs will always be risky

While the Snapchat data breach came as bad news for users, what many may not have realised is that the really scary part was that mobile numbers of users were breached. #social media #HowThisWorks #Internet #Hacking #Instant messaging #Mobile app #Mobiles #Application #online security #Snapchat
Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

Aug 23, 2012

Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

When British papers won't run the naked pictures of Prince Harry, you know something's changed. #MediaCrit #Censorship #Prince Harry #UK phone hacking scandal #Tabloid Journalism #Prince Harry naked pictures

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Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

Aug 18, 2014

'Travel hacking': Scam or strategy?

An emerging class of travel experts promises free trips, but there's a downside...
Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

Aug 18, 2014

How to use Gmail 2-step verification on multiple devices

After reading my article on taking precautions when using Gmail , Bill Snyder asked about accessing Gmail on other programs and devices. As I explained in the previous article, Google's 2-step verification provides an additional layer of security aga... #Bill Snyder #Google Inc.
Naked Harry pics: Are UK papers finally growing up?

Aug 15, 2014

Chinese national in custody for allegedly hacking into Boeing computer

A Chinese national has been indicted in connection with an alleged computer hacking scheme to steal trade secrets from American defense contractors, federal prosecutors announced Friday... #Bill Snyder #Google Inc.