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Hackers can take over a powered down iPhone
Published in Mobiles


Apple “feature” not properly thought through

An iPhone feature which means that it never powers down makes it a doddle to attack, according to a new report.

Hackers open DEA databases
Published in News
Friday, 13 May 2022 12:45

Hackers open DEA databases


We know what you know

Redfaced US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) says it is investigating reports that hackers gained unauthorised access to an agency portal that taps into 16 different federal law enforcement databases.

Russian hackers attacking European wind farms
Published in News


That is a nice alternative to Russian gas, it would be a pity if anything happened to it 

While Russia is cutting off the gas supply to Bulgaria and Poland over their support to Ukraine, it appears that its hackers are trying to stop a move to green energy.

Hospital robots are a soft touch for hackers
Published in News
Wednesday, 13 April 2022 12:48

Hospital robots are a soft touch for hackers


Researchers find holes in personality


Researchers are finding vulnerabilities in autonomous hospital robots which enable hackers to take control of them.

Microsoft hits Russian military hackers
Published in News
Friday, 08 April 2022 12:54

Microsoft hits Russian military hackers


Apparently, they were attacking Ukrainian, European Union, and American targets

Software King of the World Microsoft, says that it has disrupted hacking attempts by Russian military spies conducting a special operation or two on Ukrainian, European Union, and American targets.

Russian hackers trying to hack NATO
Published in News
Thursday, 31 March 2022 12:56

Russian hackers trying to hack NATO


Some eastern European governments also targeted

Russian hackers have attempted to penetrate the networks of NATO and the militaries of some eastern European countries.

Russian hackers scanning US energy companies
Published in News
Wednesday, 30 March 2022 12:29

Russian hackers scanning US energy companies


FBI rather concerned

The untouchables have warned that Russian hackers have been scanning the systems of energy companies and other critical infrastructure in the United States.

Russian newspaper accidently reports truth, blames hackers
Published in News


We are sorry this will not happen again

Russian media has apologised for publishing an accurate death toll from the Ukraine war and blamed hackers for the mistake.

Ukraine’s “Dads Army” of hackers targets Belarus
Published in News


Draws up a list of targets

Ukraine's "IT army" of volunteer hackers announced a new set of targets including the Belarusian railway network and Russia's homegrown satellite-based navigation system, GLONASS.

Nvidia strikes back at hackers
Published in News
Tuesday, 01 March 2022 12:09

Nvidia strikes back at hackers


South American extortion group suffers from vengeance

A group of hackers who thought they would take on the chipmaker named after a Roman vengeance demon, Nvidia might have bitten off more than they could chew.