Monthly Archives: February 2013

Feds stumbling after Anonymous launches ‘Operation Last Resort’

The U.S. Department of Justice still has egg on its face after hacktivist group Anonymous launched ‘Operation Last Resort’ commandeering Federal websites, threatening to release government information, and demanding legal reform. Late evening Friday, January 25, U.S. Sentencing Commission website … Continue reading

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Twitter hacked, 250,000 users affected

Twitter has just reported that earlier this week, it was a victim of a successful compromise of its systems, resulting in the “limited access” to user information, including usernames, email addresses, session tokens, and encrypted/salted passwords, affecting approximately 250,000 users. … Continue reading

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Android malware uses your PC’s own mic to record you

A couple of Android apps masquerading as cleanup tools actually had a sneakier mission in mind. Uncovered last month by Kaspersky, two apps named Superclean and DroidCleaner posed as software that claimed to clean up your Android smartphone or tablet. … Continue reading

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