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Cryptocurrency thieves steal $US64 million of Bitcoin from mining platform

Cryptocurrency thieves steal $US64 million of Bitcoin from mining platform

The attack was highlighted on Twitter and Reddit with users saying they may lose hundreds of dollars.
By Grace Johansson Dec 8 2017, 11:14AM
Alleged HBO hacker, two others possibly linked to Iranian APT group

Alleged HBO hacker, two others possibly linked to Iranian APT group

Researchers with ClearSky Cyber Security believe with medium-level confidence that they've linked three individuals to the Iranian advanced persistent threat group Charming Kitten, including the man accused of hacking HBO.
By Bradley Barth Dec 7 2017, 11:02AM
Uber hack: A lesson in how not to handle a data breach

Uber hack: A lesson in how not to handle a data breach

Industry reacts to Uber's decision to cover up a hack affecting 57 million people.
By Staff Writer Nov 23 2017, 8:55AM
Hackers claim to have fooled the iPhone X with a 3D-printed mask

Hackers claim to have fooled the iPhone X with a 3D-printed mask

Doubts have been raised about their methods, but it appears researchers in Vietnam have bypassed the Face ID lock screen.
By Victoria Woollaston Nov 14 2017, 10:40AM
You can now hack your SNES Classic Mini to get more games

You can now hack your SNES Classic Mini to get more games

Want more games on your SNES Mini? Hackchi2 lets you do just that - but it will void your warranty!
By Staff Writer Oct 10 2017, 10:16AM
Instagram hack victims identified, details now for sale on darkweb

Instagram hack victims identified, details now for sale on darkweb

The 500 A-list celebrities whose Instagram accounts have been hacked, and whose contact details are for sale on the dark web, have now been identified.
By SC Staff Sep 4 2017, 12:45PM
Hack on popular Chrome plugin spams ads to one million users

Hack on popular Chrome plugin spams ads to one million users

The author says a phishing scam led to the theft of admin credentials.
By Dale Walker Aug 7 2017, 12:41PM
HBO hackers may have made off with 1.5 TB of data

HBO hackers may have made off with 1.5 TB of data

The hackers who breached HBO and leaked episodes material allegedly from next week's Game of Thrones - with threats to leak more - may have stolen more than 1.5 Terabytes of data, equal to some 750 hours if true.
By Robert Abel Aug 7 2017, 10:50AM
HBO hack leaks details of upcoming Game of Thrones episodes

HBO hack leaks details of upcoming Game of Thrones episodes

HBO confirms the hack saying it 'resulted in the compromise of proprietary information'.
By Staff Writer Aug 2 2017, 1:31PM
Yahoo knew about hack back in 2014

Yahoo knew about hack back in 2014

A filing to the Securities and Exchange Commission has revealed that Yahoo knew about the hack which stole details of 500 million of its users back in 2014.
By Roi Perez Nov 11 2016, 11:58AM
Dropbox hack confirmed real, 68 million accounts affected

Dropbox hack confirmed real, 68 million accounts affected

Dropbox hack of 68 million user account credentials has been confirmed by security researcher Troy Hunt and Motherboard. Company advising a swift change in passwords.
By Roi Perez Sep 1 2016, 11:40AM
Pokemon Go hack: Where to find Pokemon nests

Pokemon Go hack: Where to find Pokemon nests

Where to find Pokémon nests in Pokémon Go.
By Staff Writer Aug 11 2016, 10:41AM
Over 900 million Android smartphones are vulnerable to this crippling hack

Over 900 million Android smartphones are vulnerable to this crippling hack

Your Android smartphone could be blown wide open by one of these four massive flaws.
By Vaughn Highfield Aug 9 2016, 10:08AM
Pokemon Go hack: How to evolve Eevee into a Vaporeon, Jolteon or Flareon

Pokemon Go hack: How to evolve Eevee into a Vaporeon, Jolteon or Flareon

Got an Eevee in Pokemon Go? Here's how to evolve it to what you want.
By Staff Writer Jul 20 2016, 11:21AM
How to: Hack your iPad or iPhone to recover storage space

How to: Hack your iPad or iPhone to recover storage space

Run out of storage space on your iPhone or iPad? Here's how to reclaim those precious megabytes (or gigabytes) for your own usage.
By Staff Writer Jul 1 2016, 11:18AM
How to: Use Chromecast to stream audio

How to: Use Chromecast to stream audio

Take advantage of your TV's audio system with this Chromecast hack.
By Staff Writer Jan 19 2016, 9:06AM
Apple Music reaches 10 million subscribers

Apple Music reaches 10 million subscribers

Apple's music streaming service has gone from strength to strength, but it still can't beat Spotify.
By Staff Writer Jan 12 2016, 12:04PM
How to: Play YouTube videos in the background on an Android phone

How to: Play YouTube videos in the background on an Android phone

Here's how to play a YouTube video without it pausing when you look at something else.
By Staff Writer Dec 17 2015, 12:50PM
How to: Protect your website against hackers

How to: Protect your website against hackers

How concerned should you be of a hack, and how do you handle the fallout once one happens?
By Staff Writer Dec 3 2015, 8:59AM
FBI links hacker to 1.2 billion stolen web credentials

FBI links hacker to 1.2 billion stolen web credentials

“mr.grey” has amassed the largest collection of login details investigated by the FBI so far
By Staff Writer Nov 26 2015, 8:31AM