Posts Tagged: hacks


What is Motivating the Hacker Cracking Pakistan’s Biggest Banks? (INTERVIEW)

A couple weeks ago, a Pakistani hacker named “Xploiter” hacked several of the databases of HBL, Pakistan’s largest bank. L...

  • July 30, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Anonymous Tries to Hack North Korea, Accidentally Hacks Itself and Blasts a Bunch of Unrelated Sites

Anonymous Tries to Hack North Korea, Accidentally Hacks Itself and Blasts a Bunch of Unrelated Sites

I guess this is what they call collateral damage. After hacker collective Anonymous’s long-awaited June 25 hack attack on North Korea,...

  • June 26, 2013
  • at 9:30 am
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Anonymous Claims It Hacked North Korea’s Intranet (But It Probably Didn’t)

The worldwide hacker collective Anonymous announced yesterday that it had hacked North Korean web servers and, among other things, the China...

  • April 3, 2013
  • at 10:19 am
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Expose Blasts Qihoo 360 as ‘Cancer of the Internet'; Qihoo Denies Everything

China’s Qihoo 360 has a lot of enemies. I’m not just talking about Baidu, either; lots of net users dislike the company for its ...

  • March 1, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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China: “Chinese Military Has Never Supported Any Form of Hacking Activity”

Earlier today, security company Mandiant claimed that some hacking activities aimed at Western targets can be linked to China’s military. ...

  • February 20, 2013
  • at 12:27 am
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China: US is Hacking Us, Not the Other Way Around

In a move that has some very interesting parallel’s to China’s attacks on Cisco following a US investigation of Huawei and ZTE, ...

  • February 9, 2013
  • at 9:03 am
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After Three Hacking Incidents So Far This Year, Dangdang Customers Not Happy

Everyone likes shopping online — it combines the fun of spending money with the joy of not having to interact with other humans. But s...

  • July 4, 2012
  • at 2:59 pm
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Swagg Sec Hacks China Telecom, Releases 900+ Admin Login Details

Western hacking collective Swagg Security has hacked the network of China Telecom, one of China’s biggest telecom providers and ISPs, ...

  • June 4, 2012
  • at 4:20 pm
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Chinese Net Security Expert: Don’t Trust Online Banking

A series of high-profile hacking incidents of late has tested Chinese net users’ trust in the safety of the online services they use. ...

  • January 6, 2012
  • at 9:00 pm
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Report: Chinese iTunes Accounts Apparently Compromised to Artificially Boost Domestic App Rankings

If you’ve got an iTunes account in China, you might want to log in and check out your downloaded apps section. According to this Sina ...

  • July 22, 2013
  • at 11:51 pm
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Spying or No, China is Stuck With American Technology

Spying or No, China is Stuck With American Technology

Early today, we wrote about allegations in the Chinese press that Cisco has been working with the NSA to help the US spy on China. And needl...

  • June 19, 2013
  • at 1:00 pm
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Douban User Accounts Hacked, Used to Inflate the Rating of a Crappy Movie

When Douban user “jenny_junyi” woke up last Sunday, she found a surprise waiting for her in her Douban account. Overnight, she h...

  • March 19, 2013
  • at 10:00 am
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Everyone Hacks Everyone: Stop Assuming All Hackers Come From China

China has been involved in an awful lot of hacking incidents recently, from the New York Times scandal all the way up to the recent revelati...

  • February 21, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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Security Researchers Track Down Chinese Hackers, Claim They’re “Soldiers” in China’s Military [VIDEO]

There’s a lot of concern around the world about hack attacks emanating from China, especially after the attempted hacks on the New Yor...

  • February 19, 2013
  • at 2:51 pm
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Here’s Why Your Data Isn’t Safe in China: Investment in Security Just 1% of IT Industry Investment

The past few years have seen more than a few instances of users — sometimes tens of millions of them at a time — getting their d...

  • September 5, 2012
  • at 3:00 am
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Google Warns Many China Users of “State-Sponsored Attacks”

In a move that’s likely to escalate the enmity between the world’s largest search engine and the government of the world’s...

  • June 6, 2012
  • at 11:57 am
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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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In Wake of Reported Email Hack, Netease Promises Facial Recognition Login

In response to a worrying wave of online account hacking in China in the past week, the web giant Netease (NASDAQ:NTES) has said that itR...

  • December 30, 2011
  • at 4:45 pm
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