HACK Headlines

  • Verge is Being Hacked, Again

    Verge (XVG) has seemingly been the victim of another attack, using a nearly identical attack as last time. Verge is a privacy focused coin that made headlines when pornhub.com started accepting it as a payment method. However, previous to that announcement, its protocol was hacked, resulting in millions of dollars worth of Verge being created […] The post Verge is Being Hacked, Again appeared first on Coinjournal.

    Coinjournal
  • The best life hacks of all time

    A few great life hacks under your belt can make all the difference. Whether this is how to save clothing that has become stained or creating a clutter-free space. FEMAIL rounds up some of the best.

    Mail Online
  • The word 'hack' is meaningless and should be retired

    The word ‘hack’ used to mean something, and hackers were known for their technical brilliance and creativity. Now, literally anything is a hack — anything — to the point where the term is meaningless, and should be retired. The most egregious abuse of the term “hack” comes from the BBC’s Dougal Shaw. In a recent video of his, called “My lunch hack,” Shaw demonstrates that it’s cheaper to make your own sandwich each day than it is to buy a pre-packaged sandwich from the supermarket. Shaw calls...

    The Next Web
  • John Kelly's phone was hacked

    NEW REPORTING CONFIRMS what previous stories speculated: chief of staff John Kelly's phone was hacked, and now they know where. They still don't know by whom, or how, or why, or what the damage was. (more…)

    Boing Boing
  • Ticketfly back online after hack

    Online ticket platform Ticketfly is back online following a major attack.

    @mybroadband
  • Ticketfly has been hacked. Here's what you need to know.

    The breach has caused headaches for venues around the country.

    www.washingtonpost.com
  • How Sweden is preparing for its election to be hacked

    Will a "Facebook hotline" and propaganda lessons keep polls free and fair?

    BBC News
  • The life hacks that EVERYONE needs to know

    Savvy homeowners around the world have been sharing tips on everything from reheating food to filling buckets, cleaning headlights, keeping house keys safe and ironing shirt collars.

    Mail Online
  • Tesla sues former worker for hacking

    Tesla says it has suffered "significant" damages as a result of the alleged theft.

    BBC News
  • Has your WhatsApp account been hacked? Here's what TRA suggests

    TRA lays down advice on how to deal with a compromised WhatsApp account in the UAE by taking these simple measures.

    www.techradar.com
  • Cryptocurrencies fall after Bithumb exchange hack

    Cryptocurrencies dropped after the second South Korean exchange in as many weeks said it was the victim of a theft, renewing concerns about the safety of digital-asset trading venues.

    @mybroadband
  • Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Among the subjects President Donald Trump apparently didn't discuss with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore - the regime's human...

    Mail Online
  • Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Among the subjects President Donald Trump apparently didn't discuss with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore - the regime's human rights abuses, its exports of missile technology and its mistreatment of U.S. prisoners - there's one more: its long record of dangerous cyberattacks against sensitive ...

    www.washingtontimes.com
  • Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking

    Among the subjects President Donald Trump apparently didn't discuss with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore — the regime's human rights abuses, its exports of missile technology and … Click to Continue

    miamiherald
  • Summit does not deal with North Korea's hacking

    Among the subjects President Donald Trump apparently didn't discuss with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore — the regime's human rights abuses, its exports of missile technology and … Click to Continue

    thenewstribune
  • Bitcoin and Ethereum plummet after Coinrail hack

    The prices of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and all other major cryptocurrencies have experienced big drops in the last 24 hours, following the news that South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail has been hacked.  In a statement on its website Monday, Coinrail said that hackers stole up to 30% of the coins from its storage.  SEE ALSO: This bitcoin explainer created by AI is hilariously insane Accorgint to Coinrail, the hackers struck on June 10 and made away with a number of different cryptocoins,...

    Mashable
  • Cryptocurrencies tumble after S. Korea hack

    Cryptocurrencies plunged in Asia on Monday after a hack on a South Korean exchange sparked fresh concerns about the safety of the digital units.

    phys.org
  • Still Waiting For Evidence Of A Russian Hack

    Authored by Ray McGovern via Consortium News, More than two years after the allegation of Russian hacking of the 2016 U.S. presidential election was first made, conclusive proof is still lacking and may never be produced... If you are wondering why so little is heard these days of accusations that Russia hacked into the U.S. election in 2016, it could be because those charges could not withstand close scrutiny. It could also be because special counsel Robert Mueller appears to have never...

    Zero Hedge
  • Ticketfly is finally back online after hack

    Ticketfly's site is back online after a hack last week which forced the company to take the site down while it investigated the incident. The iOS app, along with the Promoter and Fanbase functions, are still down, as Ticketfly prioritized "bringing u...

    Engadget
  • $32 Million Stolen In Latest Cryptocoin Hack

    Yet another cryptocurrency exchange has suffered massive losses after being breached by hackers.

    Forbes
  • Why bitcoin exchanges keep getting hacked — and how to protect yourself

    Many investors recommend storing your coins offline.

    www.washingtonpost.com
  • Summit does not deal with North Korea’s hacking

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Among the subjects President Donald Trump apparently didn’t discuss with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore — the regime’s human rights abuses, its exports of missile technology and its mistreatment of U.S. prisoners — there’s one more: its long record of dangerous cyberattacks against sensitive targets in the U.S. and allied nations.

    wtop.com
  • Smart lock can be hacked 'in seconds'

    A smart lock that has won an award can be broken into by anyone with a smartphone, say researchers.

    BBC News
  • WATCH: Hacking danger facing the airline industry

    Homeland Security tests show it's only a matter of time before hacks affect airlines due to their vulnerability to cyber attacks

    ABC News