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$1mn Per Card: Major Flaw Detected in New Credit, Debit Cards
Science & Tech  (tags: Crime, Europe, Global economy, Hacking, Information Technology, Modernization, SciTech, UK, USA )

Ray
- 46 days ago - rt.com
Scientists testing for card fraud on new contactless microchip debit and credit cards have found a critical flaw that could allow a criminal to steal up to $1 million just by coming into close contact with a person.
NSA Can Easily Bug Your Switched-Off IPhone: Here's How You Can Stop Them
Science & Tech  (tags: Hacking, Information Technology, Intelligence, Security, Snowden )

Ray
- 191 days ago - rt.com
Edward Snowden's recent revelation that the NSA can bug cell phones even when they are turned off left some experts split on whether it is true or not. But a group of hackers claim that at least there is a way to protect your phone from spies' ears.
Internet Explorer Users Risk Having Their Computers Taken Over
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, Hacking, Internet, Security, USA )

Ray
- 235 days ago - rt.com
A major security flaw affecting several versions of Microsoft's Internet Explorer web browser was discovered over the weekend, and the percentage of computer users that could be compromised by the exploit is absolutely staggering.
Video:Bank Cyber Attacks Show Vulnerable Infrastructure
Science & Tech  (tags: banks, cyberattacks, hacking, science, technology, society, computer, computers, investigation, NewTechnology, research, safety, tech )

JL
- 809 days ago - businessweek.com
- Bloomberg's Peter Cook reports that cyber attacks on the biggest U.S. banks, including JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Wells Fargo & Co., have breached some of the nation's most advanced computer defenses and exposed the vulnerability of its infrastructure.
CYBERHACKING: 5 Things You Probably Didn't Know...
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, internet, cyberhacking, cybercrime, hacking, computer hacking, science, study, research, investigation, news )

Cal
- 1223 days ago - cybersharq.com
Hackers aren't just targeting computers and cell phones anymore...it seems like almost every type of electronic device or information storage medium can be hacked to either give up information or perform actions it wasn't initially designed to do
20 Truly Amazing Android Hacks
Science & Tech  (tags: Android Hacks, Mobile Phones, Smartphones, iPhone, Hacking )

Nancy
- 1471 days ago - bestcollegesonline.net
You don't have to be a computer whiz to start hacking away. Here are 20 truly amazing Android hacks you've got to try.
Thousands of Online Banking Customers Have Accounts Emptied By 'Most Dangerous Trojan Virus Ever Created'
Science & Tech  (tags: online banking, hacking, science, technology )

S
- 1590 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Cyber criminals have raided the accounts of thousands of British internet bank customers in one of the most sophisticated attacks of its kind. Experts warn that the Trojan is still at large.
The Kaminsky Hole
Science & Tech  (tags: Kaminsky Hole, domain names, domain name system, email, hacking, privacy, security )

RC
- 2324 days ago - nytimes.com
A major vulnerability in the Internet Domain Name System is exposing sensitive information to the not-so-tender mercies of hackers. A Russian physicist was able to hack the system in10 hours, and this flaw could impact email as well as web sites.
Hack Attack on Tibet Groups Could Hint at China's Anti-U.S. Tactic
Science & Tech  (tags: hacking, trojans, viruses, email )

Jan
- 2435 days ago - popularmechanics.com
Meanwhile, a quieter online conflict has come into focus, with Tibetan rights groups saying they are facing a growing number of digital attacks--even more than when protests first escalated.
Use of Google for Data Triggers Fears
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, computers, business, internet, data-mining, hacking )


- 2487 days ago - news.yahoo.com
It's called "Google hacking" -- a slick data-mining technique used by the Internet's cops and crooks alike to unearth sensitive material mistakenly posted to public Web sites.
Encrypted Data - Who Cares? Group Develops Simple Method for Cracking and Stealing It
Science & Tech  (tags: data theft, online theft, encrypted data, Princeton, hacking )

RC
- 2493 days ago - nytimes.com
A group of geeks led by a Princeton University researcher finds it easy to hack encryted data by chilling a computer memory chip with a blast of frigid air from a can of dust remover. It can't be done remotely, but still...
Gmail, Yahoo, Facebook , And More -- Email Services At Risk Of Hacking
Science & Tech  (tags: Gmail, email, Yahoo, Myspace, Facebook, hacking, hackers )

Ben
- 2512 days ago - blogmyway.org
Google Gmail was thought to be very secured but researcher found out that even after you had connected to your Gmail's account using SSL connection, hacker could still hijacked your session and accessed your Gmail's account. How? This Gmail's vulnerabil
   

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