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Phineas Fisher Offers $100,000 Bounty to Hack Banks and Oil Companies

November 18th, 2019 📆 | 7868 Views ⚑

An infamous vigilante hacker known for their hits on surveillance companies is launching a new kind of bug bounty to

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iPhone Emulation Company Sued by Apple Says It’s Making iPhones Safer

October 30th, 2019 📆 | 2646 Views ⚑

This article originally appeared on VICE US. A startup that makes replicas of the iPhone that help hackers find vulnerabilities

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Human Rights Activist Allegedly Targeted With NSO Malware Says His Life Is ‘Hellish’

October 10th, 2019 📆 | 3801 Views ⚑

Hackers likely working for a government targeted two Moroccan human rights activists with malware made by the controversial Israeli surveillance

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Italy’s UniCredit Investigating Data Breach Possibly Related to Capital One

July 31st, 2019 📆 | 6488 Views ⚑

‘Data security and privacy are our key priorities at all times,’ said UniCredit said. Photo: miguel medina/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Updated

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Capital One Hacking Suspect Showed Strange Online Behavior

July 31st, 2019 📆 | 4664 Views ⚑

The 33-year-old woman accused of executing one of the largest-ever data thefts at a bank showed strange behavior online in

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Apple Has Started Paying Hackers for iPhone Exploits

July 3rd, 2019 📆 | 2319 Views ⚑

In 2016, Apple’s head of security surprised the attendees of one of the biggest security conference in the world by

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2020 Campaigns Remain Vulnerable as Signs of Russian Hackers Re-Emerge

June 14th, 2019 📆 | 6088 Views ⚑

WASHINGTON—Many 2020 presidential campaigns face challenges in rebuffing cyberattacks despite taking some steps to beef up security, an issue brought

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Infamous Forum For Instagram Hackers Gets Hacked by Other Hackers

May 18th, 2019 📆 | 7040 Views ⚑

A forum where hackers and cybercriminals trade stolen Instagram and Twitter accounts was apparently hacked. The administrator of the forum,

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Someone Is Hacking GitHub Repositories and Holding Code Ransom

May 11th, 2019 📆 | 3771 Views ⚑

Hackers are breaking into private code repositories, wiping them, and asking their owners for a ransom to restore their projects.

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