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Gerry Smith

Here's The Real Reason The NYTimes Got Hacked

HuffingtonPost.com | Gerry Smith | Posted 08.29.2013 | Technology

Just hours after Melbourne IT took responsibility for allowing hackers to attack The New York Times on Tuesday, a message appeared on the Australian f...

Syrian Hackers Say They Also Hacked Twitter

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.27.2013 | Technology

The Syrian Electronic Army, the hackers who claimed to have hacked the New York Times' website on Tuesday are also saying that they hacked Twitter. ...

Twitter Introduces 2-Factor Authentication To Protect Accounts From Hackers

The Huffington Post | Gerry Smith | Posted 05.31.2013 | Technology

Twitter unveiled a new security feature on Wednesday to combat a recent spate of high-profile hacks of user accounts. The feature, known as two-fac...

Twitter Hacking Hits High-Profile Accounts

Craig Kanalley | Posted 04.21.2013 | Technology
Craig Kanalley

Regardless of the solution, Twitter has to take action and release a statement on the recent hackings soon. Especially before a third high-profile hacking takes place and further psychologically impacts users already nervous about the prospect.

Energy Department Hacked, Personal Data of Employees Stolen

The Huffington Post | Gerry Smith | Posted 02.04.2013 | Technology

Hackers broke into the computer network of the Department of Energy last month and stole personal data belonging to several hundred employees and cont...

TWITTER HACKED: 250,000 Accounts Compromised

Reuters | Posted 04.03.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 1 (Reuters) - Anonymous hackers attacked Twitter this week and may have gained access to passwords and other information for as man...

Possible Twitter Hacking Results In Password Resets, Confusion

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 11.08.2012 | Technology

A possible Twitter hacking had users of the social network prompted with password resets on Thursday. However, notification emails were also sent to n...

Whitney Cummings' Twitter Page Hacked

Posted 06.20.2012 | Comedy

Whitney Cummings has become the latest celebrity victim of malicious hackers. The actress/comedian, who stars in the NBC sitcom "Whitney," lost con...

Was Mike Wilbon's Twitter Hacked?

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 12.12.2011 | Sports

Before his beloved Chicago Bears hosted the NFC North rival Green Bay Packers in last year's NFC Championship Game, ESPN talking head and columnist Mi...

What To Do If Your Twitter Account Gets Hacked

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 10.24.2011 | Technology

Spamming your Twitter followers with links to diet sites, specious videos, or links to "pics"? You're not alone. From the slew of sketchy Direct Me...

Twitter Virus Opens Popups, Causes Havoc

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — A new way to cause mischief quickly spread through short-messaging service Twitter on Tuesday morning before the site could fix the p...

Twitter Hacked By "Iranian Cyber Army"

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

UPDATE 8:06AM ET: A post to Twitter's status blog early Friday read: Twitter's DNS records were temporarily compromised but have now been fixed. We ...

Twitter Hacked, Confidential Documents Leaked

AP | JORDAN ROBERTSON | Posted 07.15.2009 | Media

SAN FRANCISCO — Breaking into someone's e-mail can be child's play for a determined hacker, as Twitter Inc. employees have learned the hard way ...