An amateur South American hacker stumbled onto sensitive information about U.S. military assets. However, lack of experience made the hacker quote a ridiculously low sum for the information, while also making him a target of the U.S. security establishment.
Is it time we took a stance against hackers both working for themselves or for law enforcement? We have known for some time now that governments can, and do, sneak into our computers, phones, tablets, and other devices.
Just when Mac users thought their systems were virtually virus proof, a team of hackers has just announced the development of the world’s first firmware worm that can break through Apple’s legendary security.
It feels like only yesterday that we were vulnerable to attacks exploiting recently uncovered security vulnerabilities on our PCs. Now, Microsoft is warning us again that hundreds of millions of Windows PC users are vulnerable to attacks exploiting a recently…