An individual hacked back the San Francisco Muni hacker The hackers that targeted the San Francisco’s Municipal railway left the following message on the compromised machines in the Muni stations: The individual who hacked backed the Muni hacker broke into the email account by guessing the security question ... 12/7/2016 - 3:35 am | View Link
Spamhaus Hacker Will No Longer Spend Time In Jail Sven will not be spending any time in jail. In a Skype interview with AD back in 2013, he had repeatedly denied his involvement in the Spamhaus DDoS attack that nearly broke the internet and was not willing to make an appearance in court. At the time ... 12/6/2016 - 12:20 am | View Link
SF Transit Hacker Makes Bold Threats, Gets Hacked in Return Last week a hacker broke into the payment systems for San Francisco’s MUNI system, and now that same attacker, known by the alias Cryptom, is holding personal data on employees and customers if he doesn’t get a ransom. In a ransom note obtained by The ... 11/30/2016 - 1:47 am | View Link
The hacker who took over San Francisco's Muni got hacked This prompted an anonymous hacker to break into the email@example.com email account (by guessing the answer to the hacker's secret questions) and share its content with security journalist Brian Krebs; Krebs's source also broke into a backup account ... 11/29/2016 - 7:00 pm | View Link
Hacker breaches Navy, compromises records of more than 130,000 sailors A hacker broke into Navy systems last week and accessed the personal data of more 130,000 current and former U.S. Navy sailors, the service announced Wednesday. “The Navy takes this incident extremely seriously — this is a matter of trust for our ... 11/29/2016 - 5:00 am | View Link
Security hacker A security hacker is someone who seeks to breach defenses and exploit weaknesses in a computer system or network. Hackers may be motivated by a multitude of reasons ... 12/2/2016 - 6:37 pm | View Website
Hacker In computing, a hacker is any highly skilled computer expert capable of breaking into computer systems and networks using bugs and exploits. Depending on the field of ... 11/30/2016 - 4:02 pm | View Website
An Army of Million Hacked IoT Devices Almost Broke the ... A massive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack against Dyn, a major domain name system (DNS) provider, broke large portions of the Internet on Friday, causing ... 10/21/2016 - 5:06 pm | View Website
No. 1 thing IT departments can learn from the Panama ... Staggeringly out of date software supports the conclusion that documents from Mossack Fonseca were exfiltrated by a hacker. Learn what vulnerabilities could have been ... 04/13/2016 - 10:23 am | View Website
How to Hack an Election Andrés Sepúlveda rigged elections throughout Latin America for almost a decade. He tells his story for the first time. 03/31/2016 - 7:25 am | View Website
Pretty much every offshore drilling stock rocketed up in November, but gravity could set in as the market remains very weak. Image source: Getty Images. Shares of Rowan Companies PLC (NYSE: RDC), Noble Corporation Ordinary Shares (UK) (NYSE: NE), ENSCO PLC (NYSE: ESV), and Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (NYSE: ATW) finished November up between 23% and 29%:Continue reading
Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) benefited hugely in the three months ending in October, according to quarterly smartphone market share data released by Kantar Worldpanel on Wednesday. During the period, iPhone sales accounted for an impressive 4 of every 10 smartphone sales in the U. S. Apple's sharp rise in smartphone market share during the period bodes well for the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus prospects.iPhone 7.
Just ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, Eli Lilly (NYSE: LLY) announced the third late-stage clinical failure for its Alzheimer's disease candidate. The stock had given up some ground this year, and following the flop, it's down about 20% in 2016. Meanwhile, it's hardly been a banner year for Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ), but its stock is up about 10.2% this year.
iPhone 7 being machined. Image source: Apple. Last month, reports surfaced that Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) had asked two of its primary contract manufacturers, Foxconn and Pegatron, to evaluate the possibility of manufacturing iPhones in the U. S. Evidently, Pegatron opted not to research the possibility, believing it would be too costly, but Foxconn complied and gave the idea some serious thought.
The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) released bullish survey results suggesting the U. S. manufacturing sector is in for a good start to 2017. The Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), based on a survey of purchasing managers, is widely regarded as the best indicator of manufacturing conditions. The PMI is an index created by survey data, whereby a reading above 50 indicates economic expansion.
Image source: SunPower. Shares of solar-panel manufacturer SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ: SPWR) jumped as much as 19.3% on Wednesday after the company announced a major cost-reduction plan. At 1:55 p.m. EST, shares were still up 12.8% on the day. Continue reading