Did you think it was just the disgraced (and now defunct) News of the World which was hacking into the voicemail of celebrities in its pursuit of salacious stories?
Think again. Watch this video and learn more.
Sky News journalist Gerard Tubb may have hacked into emails sent by “Canoe Man”, but he will escape prosecution.
Other journalists would be unwise, says Graham Cluley, to see this as a green light for email hacking.
Scotland Yard has arrested a former journalist with The Times in connection with an alleged hack of an anonymous blogger’s email account in 2009.
Scotland Yard has arrested a tabloid journalist as part of their investigation into computer hacking.
Broadcaster Sky News has admitted that it authorised a journalist to hack email accounts on two separate occasions.
Accounts hacked included one belonging to the infamous “Canoe Man” who faked his own death and ran off to Panama.
Security consultant Philip Campbell Smith is alleged to have used a Trojan horse to hack into a computer belonging to Ian Hurst, a former British army intelligence officer who handled IRA informers in Northern Ireland.
Evidence is given to the Leveson Inquiry that a journalist working for The Times was disciplined after being found involved in computer hacking.
The person behind the @Wendi_Deng Twitter account has admitted they are an imposter – but not before Twitter gave them a “verified” badge and newspapers reported the tweets from Rupert Murdoch’s wife were legitimate.
The BBC claims that computer hackers were hired by private investigators to spy on politicians and the military.
And who benefited from the hacking? The British press.
A senior police chief has been warned by British authorities that he may have been targeted by tabloid journalists and his computer hacked into.
Were newspaper journalists responsible for not just phone hacking.. but computer hacking too?
The first day of an inquiry into phone hacking by the British media was briefly interrupted today, by a Trojan horse.
The Sky News business Twitter account was apparently hacked last night to display a false message claiming that News Corporation’s Chief Executive and Chairman James Murdoch had been arrested by police in London.
British police are investigating possible cases of computer hacking, in the ongoing probe into the activities of The News of the World and News International.
The LulzSec hacking gang has hacked the website of Britian’s top-selling newspaper, The Sun.
Visitors to the website were redirected to a fake news story claiming that Rupert Murdoch had been found dead, or to LulzSec’s own Twitter page.
New claims are being made that journalists didn’t just spy on celebrities and members of the public by listening to voicemail messages but also used malware to hack into computers.