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After hackers threats, Sony decided to cancel Christmas release of The Interview

US investigators have established that cyber attack on Sony Pictures was conducted by North Korea, according to official sources in Washington, film studio was forced to cancel the launch of the film “The Interview”, a decision widely criticized by Hollywood on Tuesday. A group of computer pirates who showed

phpBB.com Hacked, several servers were compromised

Today some of the phpBB.com website was hacked. They announced on their official website that several servers were compromised. phpBB’s customers must know that their websites are’n affected by this attack, because the only target was phpBB’s servers. Right now, the phpBB team is verifying the integrity

The Pirate Bay has been raided by police. Fortunately, the tracker has been RESURRECTED

The largest torrent site in the world has been closed by the police!   Pirate Bay, the largest torrent site was closed by Swedish police, who raided the location in Stockholm where they were famous trackers servers. According to TorrentFreak, the Swedish authorities have confirmed that all site

Barack Obama, the first president in the world who write code

US President Barack Obama became the first president of a country that has ever written a computer code, at the Hour of Code, one of the biggest events in the world of IT education. It’s just a simple code that draws a square on the screen, but

Movies of Sony Pictures, pirated online. Is North Korea behind Sony cyber-attacks?

Sony Pictures has been attacked by hackers. At least five recent films produced by Sony Pictures, among them “Annie” with Jamie Foxx, and “Anger: Anonymous Heroes” with Brad Pitt are currently illegally downloaded from the Internet, following the attack on the system of the the company, earlier this

How to protect against Black Friday scams and fake deals

If you are shopping online on Black Friday you must pay attention to the following tips. They could save you from being fooled and they can help you to not lose money. Before everything else, install an antivirus with online security, and, if you have a little

Vodafone denies involvement in spying programs developed by GCHQ Intelligence Agency

Vodafone  said it doesn’t recognize the existence of an unlawful agreement between Cable & Wireless and British GCHQ Agency to spy  customers of the group, said representatives of the operator,  in response to a series of accusations presented in the media on the basis of documents stolen by

Symantec discovers one of the most complex cyber espionage software

    Symantec, an American computer software company announced Sunday, in France, that he discovered a malware, which is operational since 2008, whose technical complexity suggests that development has been at least supervised, by the intelligence services of a state. This malware called “Regin” is a highly sophisticated Trojan that monitors selected

Kaspersky Lab about Darkhotel – CEOs are victims of an elite espionage team

Global Research and Analysis Team members (GReAT) of the Russian software company Kaspersky Lab analyzed cyber espionage campaign “Darkhotel”, campaign active at least four years, a campaign during which were stolen confidential information from corporate executives traveling abroad. Darkhotel is targeting victims staying in luxury hotels, and the

A Romanian hacker turned a NASA server in a chat room

  A young Romanian is accused of illegal entry into over 150 computers belonging to public institutions in the US, thus causing damage to almost 1.5 million dollars, reports news agencies. The affected institutions include NASA, US Department of Energy and Navy. The young Romanian, Victor Faur