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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.

Hackers can mimic iPhone reboots and keep iOS malware installed
Published in Mobiles


If only there was a phone with good security

The Tame Apple Press is reeling after a security firm announced it was possible to block and simulate an iOS restart operation.

Army of Hackers keep Kim Jong Un in power
Published in News
Thursday, 23 December 2021 11:17

Army of Hackers keep Kim Jong Un in power


Apple fanboy needs protection from real computer experts

Apple fanboy Kim Jong Un depends on state hackers, whose cybercrimes finance his nuclear arms programmes and prop up the economy.

Hackers don't bother brute-forcing long passwords
Published in News


Time for longer sentences 

According to data collected by Microsoft's network of honeypot servers, most brute-force attackers primarily attempt to guess short passwords.

Hackers make merry with Apple’s “security.”
Published in News


But don’t worry Google saves fanboys

Google researchers caught hackers targeting users in Hong Kong exploiting vulnerabilities in Apple's Mac operating system.

Iran’s petrol stations shut by hackers
Published in News
Thursday, 28 October 2021 11:32

Iran’s petrol stations shut by hackers

I
t is supposed to inspire revolt  

Iran's president said that a cyberattack which paralysed every petrol station in the Islamic Republic was designed to get "people angry by creating disorder and disruption".

North Korean hackers recycle code
Published in News
Wednesday, 26 February 2020 10:11

North Korean hackers recycle code


Environmentally friendly way to hack macs

North Korea's Lazarus Group hackers are recycling code to bypass the "security" on Apple Macs.

Untouchables shut down hacker records site
Published in News
Tuesday, 21 January 2020 11:01

Untouchables shut down hacker records site


WeLeakInfo.com provided huge amount of hacked data

The FBI has shut down a website that offered hackers easy access to 12 billion records stolen in thousands of data breaches.

Don’t access your bank account from Windows 7 machines
Published in News


NCSC warning

From today Windows 7 is officially deader than Pliny the Elder and the UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) is warning people of using online banking or accessing sensitive accounts using the OS.

Hackers hit UK political parties
Published in News
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 12:21

Hackers hit UK political parties


Russian into western politics again

Hackers have been hitting Britain’s two main political parties attempting to force political websites offline with a flood of malicious traffic just weeks ahead of a national election.