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Singapore Hacker dubbed 'The Messiah' jailed almost 5 years

Jan 30, 2015 - 9:18 PM

The ruling comes as Singapore seeks to strengthen its defenses against hackers announcing it will set up a new agency to improve cyber security amid high profile hacking incidents worldwide

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Pro-ISIS hackers take over US Centcom social media accounts

Jan 13, 2015 - 7:56 AM

The military downplays the effect of the hacking saying no sensitive computer networks were penetrated and no state secrets were revealed

US Central Command Twitter account during the hacking by alleged ISIS members. Image courtesy Twitter

Snowden poses stress test for HK's ties with China

Jun 17, 2013 - 2:35 PM

Experts: The former CIA analyst is testing its civil liberties and will set a landmark on whether the city can govern itself without interference from Beijing

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

Snowden: US hacking HK, China for years

Jun 13, 2013 - 9:16 AM

Snowden vows to stay in Hong Kong and says he will fight attempts of the US government to have him brought back home to face charges

WHISTLEBLOWER. Edward Snowden speaks during an interview with British newspaper The Guardian in Hong Kong, June 6, 2013. Image courtesy of The Guardian/Laura Poitras, Glenn Greenwald

Papers link top China university to army 'hacking' unit

Mar 24, 2013 - 12:48 PM

Researchers at one of China s top universities collaborated with a Chinese army unit accused of carrying out hacking attacks on the United States academic papers published online show

FIGHTING HACKERS. China calls for 'rules and cooperation' against cyberattacks.

Support service for Twitter, Tumblr hacked

Feb 22, 2013 - 1:34 PM

Hackers breached the security on ZenDesk s support system prompting Pinterest Tumblr and Twitter to warn its users

ZENDESK HACK. Pinterest, Tumblr, and Twitter on alert after ZenDesk breach.

Hacking incidents ignite fears over China

Feb 03, 2013 - 8:36 AM

A string of cyberattacks on major US media outlets like the New York Times has intensified worries over Chinese hackers who analysts say are probably linked to the secretive Beijing government

Chinese hackers attacked NYT, WSJ: reports

Jan 31, 2013 - 9:36 PM

The New York Times has revealed that Chinese hackers have been attacking the publication s systems

SECURITY COMPROMISED. The New York Times has revealed that Chinese hackers have been attacking its computer systems.

Corona latest victim of online vandals

Jan 04, 2012 - 3:57 PM

Vice President s website hacked Chief Justice s Wikipedia profile vandalized