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Chinese State Hackers open up shop on Dark Net - Deep Dot Web

Chinese State Hackers open up shop on Dark Net - Deep Dot Web | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
China’s cyber spies have been found to be running private marketplaces on Dark Net. Ed Alexander, The Chief Information Security Officer for a California-based company, DBI found out earlier this week.
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Anonymous has vowed revenge on Isis for the Brussels attacks

Anonymous has vowed revenge on Isis for the Brussels attacks | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Anonymous has launched a “total war” on Isis, with a pledge to try and wipe it off the internet and take its money.

The group has been threatening the group with attacks since the shootings at Charlie Hebdo, at the beginning of 2015.
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'Energetic' Bear Under The Microscope

'Energetic' Bear Under The Microscope | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Kaspersky Lab report finds more industries hit by the infamous cyber espionage campaign -- and evidence pointing to French and Swedish-speaking attackers as well as Eastern European ones.
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How Syrian Hackers Nearly Hijacked Wix by Way of Google Apps

How Syrian Hackers Nearly Hijacked Wix by Way of Google Apps | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
An attack that failed still shows some scary tactics.
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Public arrests of 56 hackers sends a clear message - but will the hackers listen? - The Conversation AU

Public arrests of 56 hackers sends a clear message - but will the hackers listen? - The Conversation AU | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
In a public show of force against cyber crime, 56 suspected hackers were arrested in the UK by the National Crime Agency.
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Northern Gold criminal gang infected half million PCs worldwide

Northern Gold criminal gang infected half million PCs worldwide | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Proofpoint firm uncovered a malicious campaign run by the Northern Gold criminal group which is targeting online banking users with a botnet of 500,000 PCs.
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China ramps up spying on Australian business

China ramps up spying on Australian business | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Mandiant, a cyber security firm famous for identifying Chinese military group “APT1”, claims it has “definitive new evidence” that high-end Chinese hackers have been stealing secrets from Australian companies.
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Analysts eye cyber attack threat from Islamic State terrorists - The Australian

Analysts eye cyber attack threat from Islamic State terrorists - The Australian | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Analysts eye cyber attack threat from Islamic State terrorists The Australian For now, the group doesn't appear to have advanced cyber attacking capabilities, but it may be able to do damage similar to that caused by the Syrian Electronic Army,...
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Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Marines Website

Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Marines Website | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
A collection of pro-Syrian government hackers apparently defaced a Marine Corps recruitment website Monday.
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Digital jihad: ISIS, Al Qaeda seek a cyber caliphate to launch attacks on US - Fox News

Digital jihad: ISIS, Al Qaeda seek a cyber caliphate to launch attacks on US Fox News In addition, Islamic State, the terror group that claims to have established a caliphate across Syria and Iraq, boast openly of plans to establish a "cyber...
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Syrian Hackers Conducting Cyber-attacks Using BlackWorm RAT. | Hack Read

Syrian Hackers Conducting Cyber-attacks Using BlackWorm RAT. | Hack Read | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
‘Dark Edition’ BlackWorm RAT being spewed by Syrian Malware Team. Allegedly, the notorious Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) in collaboration with a hacker group has mounted a series of cyber-attacks through the BlackWorm remote access Trojan (RAT). Kyle Wilhoit and Thoufique Haq, researcher team from FireEye have reportedly revealed this cyber campaign in their blog post. [...]

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Hackers Take Down World Cup Site in Brazil - New York Times (blog)

Hackers Take Down World Cup Site in Brazil - New York Times (blog) | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Hackers Take Down World Cup Site in Brazil
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DDoS attacks typically involve hackers using networks of infected computers, called botnets, to fire traffic simultaneously at their victim until the site collapses.
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How Teen Hackers Were Portrayed In 1980s Family Magazines

How Teen Hackers Were Portrayed In 1980s Family Magazines | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Like all things, the way we portray hackers in pop culture has evolved through the years. But they were maybe never more adorable than in 1980s family magazines.
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How feds used Gmail and Facebook to track down two Syrian hackers

How feds used Gmail and Facebook to track down two Syrian hackers | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Today, the Department of Justice put out arrest warrants for two hackers linked to the Syrian Electronic Army. Ahmad Umar Agha and Firas Dardar are allegedly responsible for seve
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Anonymous has declared 'total war' on Donald Trump

Anonymous has declared 'total war' on Donald Trump | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Anonymous hackers have vowed “total war” on Donald Trump and threatened to “dismantle his campaign”. The group has posted a video asking supporters of the hacktivist group to attack Mr Trump’s campaign websites and conduct cyber attacks...
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ISIS Urges Sympathizers to Kill U.S. Service Members It Identifies on Website

ISIS Urges Sympathizers to Kill U.S. Service Members It Identifies on Website | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
The group posted a list of names, photos and addresses of 100 service members who they said had participated in efforts to defeat the militant group.
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Syrian Hack Of NYTimes.com Could Have Inflicted Much More Than Mere Embarrassment

Syrian Hack Of NYTimes.com Could Have Inflicted Much More Than Mere Embarrassment | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
When hackers take down a website, their weapon of choice is often a less-than-subtle technique known as a denial of service attack, which merely overwhelms a site' servers with junk traffic. But the trick that the hacker group known as the Syrian Electronic Army pulled against the New York Times, [...]
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Chinese 'Hidden Lynx' hackers behind major cyberattacks on US, claims Symantec

Chinese 'Hidden Lynx' hackers behind major cyberattacks on US, claims Symantec | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Symantec believes it has joined the dots that connect a single Chinese hacking group dubbed ‘Hidden Lynx’ to a series of high-profile APT-driven cyberattacks on US interests, including the infamous Aurora hacks of 2009 as well as this year’s compromise of security firm Bit9.
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China-backed hackers target Apple's iCloud users: blog

China-backed hackers target Apple's iCloud users: blog | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
BOSTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - Apple Inc's iCloud storage service in China was attacked by hackers trying to steal user credentials, a Chinese web monitoring group said, adding that it believes
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Anonymous CCG, Colombian Hackers & Team Hack Argentino unites to hack Colombian Government websites under Operation #FalsaIndependencia » TechWorm

Anonymous CCG, Colombian Hackers & Team Hack Argentino unites to hack Colombian Government websites under Operation #FalsaIndependencia » TechWorm | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Team of three of the pro hacker groups has united and launched a cyber attack over the Colombian Government.Anonymous CCG, Colombian Hackers & Team Hac
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UNICEF's Twitter Account hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

UNICEF's Twitter Account hacked by Syrian Electronic Army | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
UNICEF's Twitter Account hacked by Syrian Electronic Army to showcase the plight of 49 children killed in bomb blasts in Homs
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The Unlikely Alliance of Hackers Fighting the Islamic State

The Unlikely Alliance of Hackers Fighting the Islamic State | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
Hacking groups loosely affiliated with governments in the U.S., Iran and Syria are targeting the Islamic State online, but can they really hack them?
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Kelihos botmasters target Russian patriots to expand botnet - Help Net Security

Kelihos botmasters target Russian patriots to expand botnet - Help Net Security | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
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Kelihos botmasters target Russian patriots to expand botnet
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The cyber crooks behind the Kelihos botnet are, once again, trying to swell the number of computers included in it.
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Russian Hackers Attack CNET - Top Tech News

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Russian Hackers Attack CNET
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It's hardly the notorious hacker group Anonymous, but the results are similar. Technology ...
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NullCrew hacker arrested for cyberattack conspiracy - SlashGear

NullCrew hacker arrested for cyberattack conspiracy - SlashGear | Hacker Groups | Scoop.it
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NullCrew hacker arrested for cyberattack conspiracy
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The Department of Justice has announced the arrest of a member of hacking collective NullCrew, Timothy Justin French.
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