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Are You Giving Hackers a Present This Holiday?
Author of Swiped. Former Director New Jersey Division of Consu...
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How Anonymous Is Fighting White Supremacy Online
The hacker collective took down a Ku Klux Klan site on Saturday.
Pre-Holiday Cybersecurity Checklist for SMBs
Co-Founder, Casaba Security
The holiday shopping season is just around the corner, but businesses aren't the only ones that will be profiting from the uptick in consumer spending - cybercriminals will be making plenty of money too.
DDoS Attacks Have Graduated to Extortion
security type, breaker of things, bassist, dad, coffee fiend a...
There are things in this world that are far less enjoyable than having your website knocked offline to be certain. That being said, it can have a massive impact to your day or that of a company trying to make a living by selling their wares online.
What It's Like to Be on a Bomb-Threatened Plane
Food writer, humorist and TV talker
I'm stuck in a metal box 10,000 feet in the sky and there might be a bomb under my seat. I'm somewhat surprised I'm not freaking out. I'm not sweating. There's pride in that. I would've pegged myself for more of a pants-wetter in crisis situations.
Hackers Bring Down PlayStation Network
Cyber-Ransom and Online Extortion - 5 Ways You Could Fall Victim
COO, Superior Solutions
Cyber-ransom is a relatively new crime on America's digital shores and it is spreading fast. While ransomware has actually been around for almost 10 years, it's mostly been limited to Russia and parts of Europe -- until now.
When A Heartbleed Strikes, It's Everyone's Responsibility
DDoS mitigation guru
As the conversations surrounding the Heartbleed bug continue to multiply, and as is the case with any widespread security breach, individually, we are often left with a lingering question: Who caused this and who is responsible for fixing the problem?
Avoiding Felony Charges Was Pretty Much The Best These 'PayPal 14' Hacktivists Could've Hoped For
Ryan J. Reilly
Loading Koch Industries Website Too Many Times In 1 Minute Just Cost This Truck Driver $183,000
Ryan J. Reilly
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
What Pirating Taught Me About Life
Whistleblower, Anon, Troll Doctor and Consultant
I bought, sold, and traded every game, application, movie, and album I could find. In doing so, I saw the evolution of digital privacy.
NSA's Website Goes Down
Suspect In Biggest Cyberattack Will Be Sent Home
Reddit Under 'Blatantly Malicious' Attack
Spamhaus Hit Being Called Largest Cyberattack Ever
An Internet watchdog group responsible for keeping ads for counterfeit Viagra and bogus weight-loss pills out of inboxes around the world has been hit by a huge cyberattack, a crushing electronic onslaught that one expert said had already had ripple effects across the Web.
One Of The Largest Cyber Attacks Ever Is Happening Right Now
Anonymous Petitions White House
Anonymous, GoDaddy and SOPA: A Warning of What's to Come
President, The Solutions Institute
If a disruption of service for less than eight hours will make this big of a splash on the internet, as is the intent of recent cybersecurity legislation, imagine what a complete shutdown of the internet will do.
Within Anonymous, Members Find Security in a Collective Voice
Tumblr Down: Who's To Blame?
'Anonymous' Attacks Songwriters
President, Songwriters Guild of America
The hacker group known as 'Anonymous' launched a denial of service attack on the website of Broadcast Music Inc. It misconstrues the history and service to music culture that BMI has performed over the last 73 years.
WordPress Hit With Massive Online Attack
Weekly Audit: Police Defy Order to Clear Protesters from Wisconsin Capital
The Media Consortium
Network of Leading Progressive Independent Journalism Organiza...
Libya and the Short of It
Alan W. Silberberg
Founder Digijaks, Gov20LA
There has been a spate of recent stories about the problems with shorterners, long before the current problems heated up. Governments should take the mischievous component out of the equation.
Anonymous Shuts Down Tunisian Govt Websites After Violence and Web Censorship
Pop culture journalist, cartwheelart.com; art curator
Websites run by the Tunisian government have been successfully targeted by Operation: Tunisia, a cell within Anonymous' Operation Payback, in a distributed denial of service action.
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