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Google Search: Warning You About Comprimised Websites

Google Search: Warning You About Comprimised Websites

[ 0 ] December 19, 2021

Internet Titan Google has stepped up its crackdown on hackers and malware by introducing a new feature to its search engine. Any search results that appear will warn users if any of the sites have been compromised.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange granted bail but still in jail

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange granted bail but still in jail

[ 0 ] December 14, 2021

If you’ve been following all our WikiLeaks posts here on OSM you’ll know we’ve been bringing you all the latest developments and most recently wrote about a link between the Amazon store going down and WikiLeaks, removeable media being banned by the U.S. military and also asked how much worse the WikiLeaks Cyberwar could get [...]

Facebook Hacker Cup 2011: Registration begins this December 20

[ 0 ] December 13, 2021

With all the controversy surrounding hackers and hacking such as the recent hacking attacks on large companies by supporters of WikiLeaks, it’s easy to forget just how much skill is involved with hacking. Now though, hackers from around the world are being invited to take part in a Facebook Hacker’s Cup.

WikiLeaks Cyberwar: How Much Worse Could It Get?

WikiLeaks Cyberwar: How Much Worse Could It Get?

[ 0 ] December 9, 2021

Since the last round of WikiLeaks leaks we have been bringing you news almost daily it seems about attempts to impede WikiLeaks. The U.S. government has made it perfectly clear how displeased it is with WikiLeaks and following pressure from various sources Amazon booted WikiLeaks from its servers, and then PayPal closed down its WikiLeaks [...]

WikiLeaks: Cyber attacks on Google were ordered by China

WikiLeaks: Cyber attacks on Google were ordered by China

[ 0 ] December 5, 2021

It seems that virtually every day lately we have more news to tell you about WikiLeaks, the whistle blowing website, after its latest round of leaks. WikiLeaks has had troubles heaped upon it since, with the U.S. government making its displeasure known leading to Amazon booting Wikileaks from its servers and then PayPal banning the [...]

Tsunami warning faked from hacked Twitter account

Tsunami warning faked from hacked Twitter account

[ 0 ] November 26, 2021

Although Twitter is generally regarded as a wonderful thing this next story is an example of what can happen if it gets into the wrong hands as false information can be quickly spread, such as a false tsunami warning.

Report: 1 In 5 University Students Use Hacking

Report: 1 In 5 University Students Use Hacking

[ 0 ] September 22, 2021

Online social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace and YouTube are all increasing in user numbers by the day, and competition is rife as to who will take the top spot. The sites act as a tool for people to connect to one another and to find out the latest news from around the [...]

Facebook & Twitter: Don't Be Fooled By iPad Con

Facebook & Twitter: Don’t Be Fooled By iPad Con

[ 0 ] August 26, 2021

It has recently come to light that online social networking sites Facebook and Twitter are now having to deal with yet another scam! With the sites growing in user numbers and the benefit of just about anyone having an account (age restricting), it seems that there has been a floor surrounding the privacy issues.

Apple iTunes Hacked: Accounts Reportedly Compromised

Apple iTunes Hacked: Accounts Reportedly Compromised

[ 0 ] July 5, 2021

With Apple being one of the biggest selling technology companies of the present day, it has unfortunately seen a number of Apple Ids being hacked into this week. In turn, this has enabled iTune users to have their accounts compromised and hundreds of dollars worth of apps purchased.

YouTube Hacked July 2010

YouTube Hacked July 2010

[ 3 ] July 4, 2021

Today, July 4 2010, YouTube was hacked by members of internet groups 4chan and other computer whizzes. Justin Bieber, one of the biggest pop sensations at the present time, was unfortunately on the receiving end of this. Using a variety of videos the hacking was able to take place.

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