Posts Tagged: hacker

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From hacker to hero to data legend: Juny “Acong” Maimun tells the story behind Indowebster

If nothing else, Juny “Acong” Maimun is a survivor. The 34-year-old founder and CEO of Indowebster sits relaxed on a chic blue sofa in t...

  • July 7, 2014
  • at 11:55 am
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Notorious Indonesian Hacker Might be Recruited by the Police

I read some news today that made me quite happy, and it’s not about the Blackberry Z10 pre-orders in Indonesia. Remember Wildan Yani Ashar...

  • March 5, 2013
  • at 6:47 pm
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More Indonesian Websites Defaced in Protest over Hacker’s Arrest

Remember when the Indonesian president’s website was hacked a couple of weeks ago? The Indonesian cyber crime police unit finally got thei...

  • January 29, 2013
  • at 9:50 pm
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Once wanted by Interpol, hacker-turned-entrepreneur is now in the business of Spawting good food

The Singaporean is now working on a startup that he hopes can stand toe-to-toe with Google.

  • July 24, 2012
  • at 1:33 pm
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Netease Email May Be Latest Victim of Hacker Attacks

As the uproar over the release of the usernames and passwords of millions of users from Tianya, CDSN, and other Chinese web services continu...

  • December 27, 2011
  • at 4:15 pm
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Renren Users: Change Your Passwords!

Net rumors today continue to suggest that the massive hacks we reported on yesterday may also have affected social networking sites like Ren...

  • December 23, 2011
  • at 3:00 pm
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Beijing Police Arrest Alleged Sina Weibo Hacker

Beijing Police has arrested a man in connection with last month’s hack attack on Sina Weibo, China’s most popular microblogging ...

  • July 8, 2011
  • at 1:20 pm
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Virus Attack on Sina Weibo

China’s Sina Weibo experienced what we believe is its very first virus outbreak this evening. Within only a few hours, over 30,000* users ...

  • June 28, 2011
  • at 11:47 pm
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Indonesian government supports local hackers, holds national competition

Held by the Ministry of Defense, the Cyber Defense Competition 2014 is going to be held on February 11th for students and the public.

  • January 30, 2014
  • at 7:30 pm
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Chinese Hackers Infiltrate the New York Times

The New York Times just published an article today stating that the paper was persistently hacked by Chinese hackers for the last four month...

  • January 31, 2013
  • at 12:59 pm
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Indonesia’s Ministry Sites are Favorite Target for Hackers

The threat posed by malicious hackers to companies and the government in Indonesia continues to grow stronger, although so far there hasn’...

  • October 11, 2012
  • at 5:30 pm
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China’s CSDN Hacking Case Solved, Suspect in Custody

Last year, a series of high-profile website data leaks shocked the Chinese internet and released millions of usernames and passwords onto th...

  • March 21, 2012
  • at 3:15 pm
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Chinese Hacks May Be a Challenge to Real-Name Registration

Recently, the Chinese internet has been rocked by the release of confidential user data on the internet, ostensibly in the wake of high-prof...

  • December 27, 2011
  • at 12:00 pm
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Hackers Steal Data of Millions of Chinese Net Users

Yesterday, the Chinese internet was shaken by the news that IT portal and community CSDN has been hacked and data for its more than six mill...

  • December 22, 2011
  • at 2:43 pm
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Indonesia Airline Director is Victim of Facebook Hack, Friends Defrauded

Hackers are not just a problem for the Indonesian government and its websites (as we reported here recently), but they are also proving trou...

  • July 7, 2011
  • at 11:08 pm
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