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12.27.15
Anonymous takes credit for cyberattacks crippling Turkey
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Anonymous takes credit for cyberattacks crippling Turkey

Turkey's hesitation in fighting ISIS supposedly made its websites fair game.

By J. Fingas,   12.27.15
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10.25.15
Malware turns hundreds of security cameras into a botnet
10.25.15

Malware turns hundreds of security cameras into a botnet

Recently discovered botnet code used hundreds of CCTV cameras to attack a major cloud service.

By J. Fingas,   10.25.15
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09.29.15
Security firm discovers Linux botnet that hits with 150 Gbps DDoS attacks
09.29.15

Security firm discovers Linux botnet that hits with 150 Gbps DDoS attacks

It's the digital equivalent of hunting mosquitos with a hydrogen bomb.

By A. Tarantola,   09.29.15
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06.17.15
Cyberattack takes down Canadian government websites
06.17.15

Cyberattack takes down Canadian government websites

It's not just the American government that's facing withering internet attacks in recent days. Ca...

By J. Fingas,   06.17.15
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05.20.15
Teen arrested for breaking an entire school district's internet
05.20.15

Teen arrested for breaking an entire school district's internet

A teenager from Idaho has landed themselves in hot water after arranging a takedown of their schoo...

By D. Cooper,   05.20.15
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05.16.15
Two Asian bank websites held ransom for bitcoin
05.16.15

Two Asian bank websites held ransom for bitcoin

One of the problems with virtual currency is that when it's robbed from a bank, it's going to ta...

By T. Seppala,   05.16.15
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04.10.15
China's 'Great Cannon' shoots down websites it doesn't like
04.10.15

China's 'Great Cannon' shoots down websites it doesn't like

According to a new report from Citizen Lab, China has not only built itself a "Great Cannon" but h...

By A. Tarantola,   04.10.15
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