Year-old vulnerability allowed pro-ISIS hackers to hack US government websites

If build a website, don’t walk away from it. Don’t leave it to fester.

Because if you do, it could end up being exploited by hackers.

Read more in my article on the Hot for Security blog.

Pro-ISIS hackers deface Ohio government websites

This weekend a number of state government websites in Ohio were defaced by a pro-ISIS group calling itself Team System DZ. Affected sites displayed anti-Trump messages, and played the Islamic call to prayer through visiting computers’ speakers.


Inmates hid self-built PCs in the ceiling and connected them to prison network

Inmates in built computers from PCs they were supposed to be dismantling for recycling, hid them in the ceiling, and connected them to the prison network.

Read more in my article on the Tripwire State of Security blog.