Stagefright Exploit Puts Millions Of Android Devices At Risk
Millions of Android devices are at risk yet again after researchers found a new way to exploit an older vulnerability that was previously patched by Google.
The Greatest Hits of Samy Kamkar, YouTube's Favorite Hacker
In an age when hackers conduct organized crime schemes and sell secret intrusion techniques to spy agencies, Samy Kamkar takes a more fun-loving approach to dropping zero-day exploits: YouTube.
Paris Attack Could Renew Debate Over Encrypted Messaging Apps
The deadly terror attack in Paris could reignite the debate over whether the government should have a 'back door' to access encrypted communications. Law enforcement officials and cyberexperts have po...
Anonymous Publishes List Claiming To Identify Hundreds Of Ku Klux Klan Members
A group of activists that calls itself Anonymous has published a list of over 400 names of people it claims are members of the Ku Klux Klan. The list, which has yet to be verified, was published on te...
How To Avoid Getting Hacked At The ATM
We’ve heard the warnings for years now to avoid sketchy ATMs, yet folks continue to withdraw from hacked ATMs and later watch helplessly as money drains from their accounts. Thanks in part to slow ad...
I Spent The Week With Over 20,000 Hackers In Las Vegas — Here's What I Saw
DEFCON is one of the largest hacker conferences in the world. Held for four days every August in Last Vegas, DEFCON is now in it's 23rd year and is bigger (and scarier) than ever. Now boosting an atte...
ISIS releases ‘hit list of US military personnel’, claims hacking victory
Islamic State terrorist group has released what it claims to be a list of US government and military officials, complete with personal data, obtained through hacking. There are doubts that the informa...
Hackers threaten to leak data of 37 million clients of cheating website
Hackers threatened to leak details including the credit card information, nude photos and sexual fantasies of as many as 37 million customers of a dating website that caters to cheating spouses, the K...
US Officials Report Massive Breach Of Federal Personnel Data-4 Million Accounts Hacked
US government agencies have been hit by a "massive breach" affecting the personal data of millions of federal workers, officials said. The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) confirmed on Thursday th...
This New Rombertik Malware Crashes Your PC Once Detected
A complex malware dubbed as Rombertik has been designed to steal user data and comprises of several layers of anti-analysis functionality and obfuscation -
Russian hackers 'accessed Obama's unclassified emails'
Russian hackers who gained access to the White House computer system last year were able to read President Obama's unclassified emails, reports say.
How To Detect Sneaky NSA 'Quantum Insert' Attacks
AMONG ALL OF the NSA hacking operations exposed by whistleblower Edward Snowden over the last two years, one in particular has stood out for its sophistication and stealthiness. Known as Quantum Inser...
The Law That Predicts Computing Power Turns 50
Today represents a historic milestone in technology: it's the 50th anniversary of Moore's Law, the observation that the complexity of computer chips tends to double at a regular rate. On April 19th, 1...
Slack user database compromised, counters with two-factor authentication and password kill switch
Slack, the company behind the team communication tool by the same name, revealed on Friday that its database was compromised by hackers during a four-day period in February. No financial or payment in...
The cyber warrior 'princess' who guards Google
In fairy tales, it's usually the princess that needs protecting. At Google's headquarters in Silicon Valley, the princess is the one defending the castle. Meet Parisa Tabriz, the 31-year-old with perh...
Intel’s former chief architect: Moore’s law will be dead within a decade
According to former Intel architect Bob Colwell, the end of Moore's Law is coming, no matter what. Granted, we've heard that before -- but this time, it's for real.
Computer art scene
The computer art scene, or simply artscene, is the community interested and active in the creation of computer-based artwork.
The history of computer art predates the computer art scene for severa...
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Cyberpunk
Cyberpunk is a subgenre of science fiction in a future setting, noted for its focus on "high tech and low life". It features advanced science, such as information technology and cybernetics, coupled w...
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Cypherpunk
A cypherpunk is any activist advocating widespread use of strong cryptography as a route to social and political change. Originally communicating through the Cypherpunks electronic mailing list, info...
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Demoscene
The demoscene is an international computer art subculture that specializes in producing demos: small, self-contained computer programs that produce audio-visual presentations. The main goal of a demo ...
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Hacker
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Internet culture
Cyberculture or computer culture is the culture that has emerged, or is emerging, from the use of computer networks for communication, entertainment, and business. Internet culture is also the study o...