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Hackers Infiltrate Accounts of Mt.Gox CEO

A note on Mark Karpeles’ hijacked blog alleges fraud against the Bitcoin community. continue…

Backdoor in D-Link Router Could Give Hackers Access to Enterprise Nets

Posted In DataCenter
Pwning a home router would let attackers access to any site accessible by its owners… even telecommuting right along with them. continue…

NSA Director Tries Playing Nice with Black Hat Hackers

Posted In Cloud
He also shared some tidbits about the NSA’s metadata surveillance programs. continue…

How Hackers Use Bots to Score Prime Restaurant Reservations

Posted In Cloud
Automated scripts aren’t just for e-commerce or high-frequency trading: you can also use them to nail a good table for four at a hot eatery. continue…

System Admins and Hackers: Now What?

Posted In Living in Tech
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The last couple of weeks have brought tons of coverage on the government’s metadata gathering, the privacy concerns of American citizens and who has access to data in large, sprawling systems. As the NSA, Booz-Allen and the IT sector grapples with what to do next, it shouldn’t come as any surprise that system admins and their role would all of the sudden come under scrutiny. The situation illustrates the extremely complex interplay between computing professionals and their organizations, especially when… continue…

Chinese Hackers Infiltrated Advanced U.S. Weapons Systems: Report

Ballistic-missile defense systems and the ultra-expensive F-35 Joint Strike Fighter are among the systems reportedly infiltrated. continue…

Are Hackers a Killable Target in a Cyber-War?

A new report suggests that nations can go after cyber-attackers with “kinetic force” in certain situations. continue…

Did Chinese Hackers Penetrate Your Network?

Posted In DataCenter
StealthWatch Labs provides new data to help determine if the APT1 group has probed your network. continue…

Hack/Reduce: Boston Needs Big Data Hackers

Nonprofit hack/reduce is recruiting Big Data “resident hackers” and other contributors for the Boston area. continue…

GoDaddy Outage an Attack, Hackers Claim

Posted In Cloud
GoDaddy is experiencing an outage that has taken hosted Websites offline, with a hacker Twitter feed claiming responsibility. continue…