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01.31.16
'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation
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'Blackshades' webcam malware co-creator gets probation

Michael Hogue's cooperation is getting him a light sentence.

By J. Fingas,   01.31.16
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01.29.16
Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you think
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Zero-day exploits aren't as important to the NSA as you think

The head of the NSA's elite hacking unit explains.

By J. Conditt,   01.29.16
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01.28.16
No, 'Fable' designer Peter Molyneux isn't retiring today
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No, 'Fable' designer Peter Molyneux isn't retiring today

Someone hacked his Twitter account.

By J. Conditt,   01.28.16
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01.27.16
Wendy's looks into claims of a credit card data breach
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Wendy's looks into claims of a credit card data breach

Hackers may be taking advantage of Frosty fans.

By J. Fingas,   01.27.16
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01.25.16
Amazon accused of handing out its users' personal data
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Amazon accused of handing out its users' personal data

Attackers are believed to have tricked Amazon's customer support team into handing out sensitive information.

By D. Cooper,   01.25.16
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01.23.16
Feds change up how they do background checks after OPM hack
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Feds change up how they do background checks after OPM hack

The Obama administration turns to the Pentagon for help.

By M. Moon,   01.23.16
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01.08.16
Former Cardinals official pleads guilty to hacking another team
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Former Cardinals official pleads guilty to hacking another team

Former director of baseball development was charged with five counts of unauthorized access of a protected computer.

By B. Steele,   01.08.16
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01.07.16
FBI hacked the Dark Web to bust 1,500 pedophiles
01.07.16

FBI hacked the Dark Web to bust 1,500 pedophiles

It was the largest known child-pornography site on the Dark Web.

By J. Conditt,   01.07.16
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