Cyberattacks and Hackers

Win cash and prizes from Visa and HERE Mobility at the Disrupt SF 2018 Virtual Hackathon

11 hours ago   |   TechCrunch

Calling all hackers, programmers and tech heads from around the world: The Hackathon at TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2018 is a virtual reality. We wanted something truly special to...
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Get 77 Hours Of Certified Ethical Hacker Training For $39

Get 77 Hours Of Certified Ethical Hacker Training For $39

14 hours ago   |   PC World

Unless you, the crime-fighting ethical hacker, stay on top of your training-your counterparts, the unethical criminal hackers- will continue to grow in sophistication...
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PUBG Offers Compensation for Falsely Banned Accounts

17 hours ago   |   IGN

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds players who have had their accounts falsely banned are in for a small in-game windfall. PUBG devs have announced that players whose accounts were...
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Flightradar24 breach sees hackers take-off with user passwords

19 hours ago   |   The Inquirer

Swedish firm advises that you don't carry on using the same log-in credentials
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PUBG Compensating Falsely Banned Players With 20,000 BP

PUBG Compensating Falsely Banned Players With 20,000 BP

1 day ago   |   GameInformer

In the past few weeks, a new and decidedly strict anti-cheat system was implemented for PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds to handle the game's notorious cheating problem. The...
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Following hardware exploit, Nintendo bans Switch consoles with pirated games

Following hardware exploit, Nintendo bans Switch consoles with pirated games

1 day ago   |   Gamasutra   |   2 articles

After a hardware exploit for the Nintendo Switch was noticed back in April, a hacker warns against individuals pirating games by pointing out how Nintendo cracks down on...
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$32 Million Stolen In Latest Cryptocoin Hack

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Yet another cryptocurrency exchange has suffered massive losses after being breached by hackers.
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Hackers are trying to trick people into downloading fake versions of 'Fortnite' for Android

Hackers are trying to trick people into downloading fake versions of 'Fortnite' for Android

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

"Fortnite: Battle Royale" isn't available for Android yet, but that hasn't stopped hackers and bad actors from tricking eager players into downloading malware disguised as the...
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This Windows malware turns your PC into a hacker's punching bag

This Windows malware turns your PC into a hacker's punching bag

1 day ago   |   TechRadar

Being online just got a tad riskier, for the umpteenth time, thanks to the emergence of a nasty sounding piece of new malware that stealthily avoid detections. Mylobot...
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MacOS 'Quick Look' exploit could reveal all your encrypted data

MacOS 'Quick Look' exploit could reveal all your encrypted data

1 day ago   |   TechRadar

Quick Look is one of macOS 's most convenient features, but one developer has proven it's also extremely vulnerable to hacking. Apple's Quick Look mechanism generates and...
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