A former high school teacher is to plead guilty to hacking into the online accounts of celebrities and stealing naked photographs and other private information.
A Taiwanese bug hunter says that he will livestream his attempt to delete Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook page this weekend.
Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.
Popstar Selena Gomez’s alleged hacker has been charged.
Are your secret password reset questions easy to answer with public information?
Celebrity heiress Paris Hilton says she no longer trusts the iCloud.
The tricky-to-pronounce Paytsar Bkhchadzhyan is jailed for hacking Paris Hilton, we hear the story of the man who hacked the lottery and almost got away with $16.5 million, and Facebook thinks it is the perfect partner to find you a date.
All this and much much more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, who are joined this week by special guest Dave Bittner from The Cyberwire podcast.
So-called “Trump Whisperer” Hope Hicks claims that she has fallen victim to email hackers, and so cannot provide emails requested by the House Intelligence Committee.
Security veteran John McAfee says that his Twitter account was hacked, and that’s why he’s turned OFF two-factor authentication.
CNN anchor Anderson Cooper found himself making headlines last week when his Twitter account appeared to have said something apparently designed to bruise the US president’s ego.
There’s little time to celebrate our 50th episode, because there are rants to be had about MailChimp’s switch to single opt-in, Graham upsets Piers Morgan on Twitter, and the Dark Overlord hacking gang are up to some pretty horrid tricks.
All this and much much more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault.
It’s easy to phone up a celebrity on Instagram following security breach, facial recognition at Notting Hill Carnival can’t tell the girls from the boys, and companies are spying on their workers’ activities.
All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by special guest David Bisson.
Are public figures lying about being hacked? What were online criminals doing with 711 million email addresses? And how could scammers profit from Hurricane Harvey?
All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by HaveIBeenPwned’s Troy Hunt.
Hackers seized control of the American singer and actress’s Instagram account and posted revealing snaps of her ex-boyfriend Justin Bieber.
Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway is just the latest in a long line of celebrities who have found their intimate snaps exposed online by hackers.
It doesn’t matter if you’re a regular computer user or a notoriously short-fused celebrity chef, we all need to harden the defences of our email accounts.
Read more in my article on the Tripwire State of Security blog.
Two-step verification makes it much harder for hackers to break their way into email accounts.
While serving as Governor of Indiana, Mike Pence routinely used his personal AOL email account to conduct government business.
Surprise! It was hacked.
David Bisson reports.