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Man charged after hacking Facebook account to lure teens

Man charged after hacking Facebook account to lure teens | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Police believe a man hacked into someone's Facebook account and used it to solicit teenage girls.
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Md. man admits taking over YouTube channels for ad money, hacking into AOL ... - Washington Post

Md. man admits taking over YouTube channels for ad money, hacking into AOL ... - Washington Post | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
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5 Nigerians Among Six Arrested for Hacking Bank Accounts - The New Indian Express

5 Nigerians Among Six Arrested for Hacking Bank Accounts - The New Indian Express | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
5 Nigerians Among Six Arrested for Hacking Bank Accounts The New Indian Express Five Nigerians were among six persons arrested from Bangalore on charges of hacking bank accounts of several people and fraudulently transferring money from such...
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Weeks after Target hacking, Neiman Marcus is latest victim of security breach - LubbockOnline.com

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Weeks after Target hacking, Neiman Marcus is latest victim of security breach
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The hacking, coming weeks after Target Corp.
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Govt to set up cyber authority, court - DAWN.com

Govt to set up cyber authority, court - DAWN.com | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
DAWN.com Govt to set up cyber authority, court DAWN.com ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to set up a “cyber authority”, a special court to deal with cyber crime and disputes as well as an emergency unit to counter attacks that are against...
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Singapore police arrested six men for allegedly hacking Prime Minister and President websites

Singapore police arrested six men for allegedly hacking Prime Minister and President websites | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
A Singaporean hacker calling himself the "The Messiah" was arrested in Kuala Lumpur last Monday for hacking into a Singaporean government website over two weeks ago - from a Kuala Lumpur apartment.

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Santander Cyber Attack Thwarted by U.K. Police as 12 Arrested - Bloomberg

Santander Cyber Attack Thwarted by U.K. Police as 12 Arrested - Bloomberg | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
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Santander Cyber Attack Thwarted by U.K. Police as 12 Arrested
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London police arrested 12 men over an attempt to hack into Banco Santander SA (SAN) computers, preventing a theft potentially worth millions of pounds.

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A British Man Just Got Arrested For A Massive Hack On The US Military

A British Man Just Got Arrested For A Massive Hack On The US Military | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
The United States has arrested 28-year-old Lauri Love of Stradishall, England, for allegedly hacking into a whole bunch of military networks "resulting in millions of dollars in losses," according to a press release by the U.S.

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Police Thwart Gang Who Planned Bank Robbery By Remote

Police Thwart Gang Who Planned Bank Robbery By Remote | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
An "audacious" cyber gang who allegedly took control of all the computers in a Santander branch have been stopped in their tracks.

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Social Media Stalking: What You Need To Do Now

Social Media Stalking: What You Need To Do Now | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
With the advancements in social media, it is becoming very dangerous for you to share your personal information on the internet.

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Twitter upping security to thwart government hacking - CNET

Twitter upping security to thwart government hacking - CNET | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
New York Times (blog) Twitter upping security to thwart government hacking CNET Following in the footsteps of other tech companies, Twitter is beefing up its security to make it harder for outsiders -- including the government -- to uncover data,...

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Hacking Gmail accounts with password reset system vulnerability

Hacking Gmail accounts with password reset system vulnerability | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Oren Hafif, a security researcher has discovered a critical vulnerability in the Password reset process of Google account that allows an attacker to hijack any account.

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Facebook stalking too easily accepted - Daily Trojan Online

Facebook stalking too easily accepted
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That's something I could imagine myself saying, or on a particularly caffeinated day, tweeting. But the truth is that I'd venture to say most Facebook stalking isn't actually that creepy.

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White Hat Hacking Lands Aussie Schoolboy In Hot Water - Gizmodo Australia

White Hat Hacking Lands Aussie Schoolboy In Hot Water - Gizmodo Australia | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Opposing Views White Hat Hacking Lands Aussie Schoolboy In Hot Water Gizmodo Australia White hat hacking refers to someone who wants to find vulnerabilities in a particular organisation's infrastructure to save them from being exploited by real bad...
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If I break in a building and then call owner to let them know how easy it was, I would be a moron to expect a thank you.  Why would one expect different in cyber?!! #morons

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Hacking attempt draws congressional investigation of FEC - Philly.com

Hacking attempt draws congressional investigation of FEC - Philly.com | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Philly.com Hacking attempt draws congressional investigation of FEC Philly.com The report revealed that Chinese hackers crashed the FEC's computer information technology systems in October just as the federal government shut down, and that the...
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When It Comes to Harassment and Stalking, the Virtual World IS Real - Huffington Post

When It Comes to Harassment and Stalking, the Virtual World IS Real - Huffington Post | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
When It Comes to Harassment and Stalking, the Virtual World IS Real
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The realities of stalking speak most clearly to how inseparable the "real" and "virtual" are. Every year more than 6 million people in the United States are stalked.
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Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Microsoft Twitter Accounts - Mashable

Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Microsoft Twitter Accounts - Mashable | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
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The hack comes just 10 days after the group, known to favor Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, took over Skype's Twitter and Facebook accounts, as well as its official blog.
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LOCAL - Man arrested on suspicion of being hacker group RedHack’s leader

LOCAL - Man arrested on suspicion of being hacker group RedHack’s leader | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Prosecutors accuse the man identified as Taylan K. of being Redhack’s leader nicknamed Manyak, a claim that both the suspect’s lawyer and the hacker group deny

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PlayStation hacker gets year of House Arrest for destroying evidences of Hack

PlayStation hacker gets year of House Arrest for destroying evidences of Hack | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
PlayStation hacker Todd Miller gets year of House Arrest for destroying evidence of Hack (PlayStation hacker gets year of House Arrest for destroying evidences of Hack http://t.co/PnDH3ZEczk via ...

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FBI arrests local man with ties to hacker group Anonymous

FBI arrests local man with ties to hacker group Anonymous | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
McALLEN — After an investigation stretching more than a year, federal agents arrested a man accused of trying to hack the Hidalgo County website as a member of the activist group Anonymous.

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Six arrested in $45 million global cybercrime scheme

Six arrested in $45 million global cybercrime scheme http://t.co/VOuJLfFKeS #security


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Feds catch hackers behind worldwide data breaches

Feds catch and unmask five hackers behind the largest known data breach conspiracy targeting worldwide financial institutes, payment processors and retailers.

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Thomas Rid | Forget The Hype about Cyberwar: Hacking Makes the World More Peaceful | Foreign Affairs

Thomas Rid | Forget The Hype about Cyberwar: Hacking Makes the World More Peaceful | Foreign Affairs | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
Cyberwar Is Coming!” declared the title of a seminal 1993 article by the RAND Corporation analysts John Arquilla and David Ronfeldt, who argued that the nascent Internet would fundamentally transform warfare.

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Woman banned from twitter for 5 YEARS for stalking people involved in a ... - Daily Mail

Woman banned from twitter for 5 YEARS for stalking people involved in a ... - Daily Mail | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
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A suburban Philadelphia woman from Norristown, Pa. has been banned from using Twitter as part of her sentence for a stalking conviction on Wednesday.

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Jennifer Perry's curator insight, November 21, 2013 9:58 AM

Stalking related to custody and divorce hasn't made the news but it is an issue and used more than people think!

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Pirate Bay Cofounder to Be Extradited to Denmark Amid Hacking Charges

Pirate Bay Cofounder to Be Extradited to Denmark Amid Hacking Charges | Cyber Security | Scoop.it
The legal travails of Gottfrid Svartholm Warg, one of the founders of the infamous BitTorrent file-sharing website The Pirate Bay, continue
Svartholm Warg's native country, Sweden, has announced his extradition to Denmark.

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