Hacker (computer security)
In the computer security context, a hacker is someone who seeks and exploits weaknesses in a computer system or computer network. Hackers may be motivated by a multitude of reasons, such as profit, pr...
Russia claims it can wipe out US Navy with single 'electronic bomb'
Russia has claimed it can disable the entire US Navy in one fell swoop using powerful electronic signal jamming.
Global cyber attack slows but experts see risk of fresh strikes
A global cyber attack described as unprecedented in scale forced a major European automaker to halt some production lines while hitting schools in China and ...
Anonymous - Everyone Needs to Pay Attention to This! (CERN ALERT MESSAGE 2017-2018)
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Fox News Exclusive: Hacker 'Guccifer' Casts Doubt on Obama Administration's Russia Hacking Claims
Romanian hacker Marcel Lehel Lazar, weighing in from a prison 3,700 miles away on the latest diplomatic dust-up between the U.S. and Russia
Anonymous hacker knocks 20pc of dark web offline in campaign against child pornography
A hacker associated with Anonymous knocked a fifth of the websites on the dark web offline over the weekend in an unprecedented cyber attack that reveals how anything connected to the internet is at r...
Trump expresses doubts about online security
President-elect Donald Trump says that no computer is safe when it comes to keeping information private, expressing new skepticism about the security of online communications his administration is lik...
Obama orders sanctions against Russia, expels operatives, in response to hacking
The Obama administration announced sanctions Thursday against Russia’s two leading intelligence services, while ejecting dozens of intelligence operatives from the U.S., as part of a response to what ...
US expels Russian diplomats over cyber attack allegations - BBC News
The US expels 35 Russian diplomats in the wake of cyber attacks related to the US election.
Barack Obama poised to punish Vladimir Putin for US election meddling
The White House plans to revise an executive order designed to punish cyber attacks. The current order doesn't cover interference with U.S. elections.
Cyber sabotage? US govt hackers reportedly penetrate Russian infrastructure
Russia expects Washington to provide an explanation after a report claimed that Pentagon cyber-offensive specialists have hacked into Russia’s power grids, t...
Why Today’s Attacks on the Internet Are Just the Start
Thanks to powerful new botnets, hackers now have the ability to knock major companies—even whole countries—offline.
‘No wonder US blaming Russians for cyber attacks’ – security expert
Hackers have been a major theme in the U.S. presidential election - and mainstream media have turned Russia into a key cyber war adversary. However just a co...
U.S. Blames Russia for Recent Hacks
The U.S. intelligence community took the extraordinary step Friday of directly accusing the Russian government of attempting to interfere in the coming U.S. elections by purposefully leaking emails ha...
Hacker 'Guccifer' who revealed Clinton's private email server gets 4+ years in jail
The Romanian hacker "Guccifer," who exposed Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, was sentenced to 52 months by a US federal judge in Virginia. Th...
America Uses Stealthy Submarines To Hack Other Countries’ Systems
When Donald Trump effectively called for Russia to hack into Hillary Clinton's emails Wednesday, the GOP nominee's remarks touched off a (predictable) media firestorm. Here was a presidential candidat...
Computer insecurity
Computer security is security applied to computing devices such as computers and smartphones, as well as computer networks such as private and public networks, including the whole Internet. The field ...
Cyberattack
Cyber-attack is any type of offensive maneuver employed by individuals or whole organizations that targets computer information systems, infrastructures, computer networks, and/or personal computer de...
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Cryptanalysis
Cryptanalysis (from the Greek kryptós, "hidden", and analýein, "to loosen" or "to untie") is the study of analyzing information systems in order to study the hidden aspects of the systems. Cryptanaly...
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Denial-of-service attack
In computing, a denial-of-service (DoS) or distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack is an attempt to make a machine or network resource unavailable to its intended users.A DoS attack generally cons...
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Exploit (computer security)
An exploit (from the English verb to exploit, meaning "using something to one’s own advantage") is a piece of software, a chunk of data, or a sequence of commands that takes advantage of a bug, glitch...
Code injection
Code injection is the exploitation of a computer bug that is caused by processing invalid data. Code injection can be used by an attacker to introduce (or "inject") code into a computer program to cha...
Malware
Malware, short for malicious software, is any software used to disrupt computer operation, gather sensitive information, or gain access to private computer systems. Malware is defined by its malicious...
Privilege escalation
Privilege escalation is the act of exploiting a bug, design flaw or configuration oversight in an operating system or software application to gain elevated access to resources that are normally protec...
Web threat
A web threat is any threat that uses the World Wide Web to facilitate cybercrime. Web threats use multiple types of malware and fraud, all of which utilize HTTP or HTTPS protocols, but may also empl...
Computer security conference
A computer security conference is a convention for individuals involved in computer security. They generally serve as meeting places for system and network administrators, hackers, and computer securi...
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Hacker group
Hacker groups began to flourish in the early 1980s, with the advent of the home computer. Prior to that, the term hacker was simply a referral to any computer hobbyist. The hacker groups were out to m...