Hackers

04.12.16
Feds' iPhone-cracking tool takes advantage of a security flaw
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Feds' iPhone-cracking tool takes advantage of a security flaw

A group of 'gray hat' hackers discovered and used the flaw to make the tool the FBI needed.

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04.01.16
CNBC shows how not to handle a security screwup
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CNBC shows how not to handle a security screwup

The news site exposed user passwords to advertisers, then tried to pretend away the problem.

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03.18.16
America accuses Iran of hacking the dam, cyber-squirrels rejoice
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America accuses Iran of hacking the dam, cyber-squirrels rejoice

While America is worrying about nation states, our infrastructure is being terrorized by rodents.

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03.14.16
Mr. Robot has an FBI consultant to make hacking look authentic
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Mr. Robot has an FBI consultant to make hacking look authentic

The creator of the show talks about Apple's encryption battle and the theme for the second season.

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02.19.16
Cops nab teen hacker in Scotland over US government breach
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Cops nab teen hacker in Scotland over US government breach

He's allegedly a member of notorious hacking group 'Crackas With Attitude.'

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