Infamous pranktivist hackers LulzSec exploited basic security mistakes on a News International website to redirect users towards a fake story on the supposed death of media mogul Rupert Murdoch, it has emerged.
The Anonymous group is targeting media mogul Rupert Murdoch with a series of derogatory hacks against the Web site of The Sun coupled while pledging that e-mail leaks and data disclosure are forthcoming in the near future.
Un giovane marocchino di 22 anni, esperto di sicurezza sul web, ha trovato una falla nel sistema di sicurezza del sito di Mark Zuckerberg e ha avuto accesso libero a note, foto e video pubblicate da 80 mila utenti. "Ma - assicura - l'ho fatto per educare la gente a quello che mette online"
Pacto used online banking primarily to make weekly payroll payments. Patco said cyber thieves used the ZeuS trojan to steal its online banking credentials, and then heisted $588,000 in batches of fraudulent automated clearing house (ACH) transfers over a period of seven days.
In the weeks following the incident, Ocean Bank managed to block or claw back $243,406 of the fraudulent transfers, leaving Patco with a net loss of $345,445. Because the available funds in Patco’s account were less than the total fraudulent withdrawals, the bank drew $223,237 on Patco’s line of credit to cover the transfers. Patco ended up paying interest on that amount to avoid defaulting on its loans.
witter accounts seem to be the latest victim of hackers with the PayPal UK Twitter account being seized. A day after it was reported that the Twitter account of Fox News Politics was hacked, cyber criminals have now defaced the Twitter account of eBay’s PayPal UK account. According to a report, hackers had seized the account and began tweeting messages to its 17,000 followers.
RedHack Hackers Group deface more than 1000 websites today. The complete list of hacked sites are here . The hack is done in support of Anonymous and Operation Antisec. The hackers also release a press Release as below with Reason of this hack.
A Twitter account maintained by Fox News has been hacked to post fake "Obama assassinated" stories.
The @foxnewspolitics account was seized to post a succession of bogus updates (example below) on the false story that Obama was shot and killed while supposedly campaigning at a Ross' restaurant in Iowa.
One of the world's stealthiest pieces of malware infected more than 4.5 million PCs in just three months, making it possible for its authors to force keyloggers, adware, and other malicious programs on the compromised machines at any time.
The hackers didn't get into Citi's main credit card processing system, but were reportedly able to obtain the numbers, along with the customers' names and contact information, by logging into the Citi Account Online website and guessing account numbers.
Until now, it wasn't clear how much -- if any -- fraud had occurred as a result of the theft. But Citi confirmed Friday that there were losses of $2.7 million from about 3,400 accounts.