If you have some decent hacking skills then perhaps, Google is looking for you. No, not to interrogate you for past crimes, but rather to interview you for a a potential career.Read More →
On a daily basis, companies and governments are targeted by cyber criminals and hackers from all over the world. The question that comes to everyone’s mind is how do we counteract these attacks…or better yet, why don’t we fight back?Read More →
If you were given the chance to be an extra in the next Transformers movie and meet Megan Fox, would you do it? American airmen fell subject to an internally organized phishing scam in the form of a fake e-mail, inviting the airmen to be extras in the upcoming Transformers movie and essentially to meet Megan Fox.Read More →
We knew before that Adobe was a huge target for hackers, but recent findings show just how bad the programs’ security really is. Out of all Internet exploits and attacks of 2009, 80% have been done by infecting Adobe’s PDF and Flash files.Read More →
As always, hackers are busy trying to get you to download their latest virus and hopefully make some money from it somehow. This time they are targeting people that are using search engines to look up Apple’s iPad. When you type keywords like “Apple Tablet” and “Apple iPad rumor” into search engines, you will get spam results and the scary part is that these regular looking sites will install spyware and viruses unto your computer.
On its blog, Symantec, an Internet security company tested this out by Googling some iPad keywords and found that a bunch of the link on the first page were hacker’s infected websites. That being said, make sure you are careful when browsing around online and make sure that you have some sort of Internet security program installed on your computer at all times.
(Via SecurityWatch.EWeeek)Read More →
Unlike in real life, crimes are much harder to trace and prove on the Internet. Especially with the giant cyber attack that was recently launched on Google and about 30 other companies and that was traced back to China. The Pentagon thinks thatRead More →