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UK student coder owns up to Facebook hack

A software development student from York has admitted hacking into Facebook servers, according to the BBC.Glenn Mangham, 26, agreed that he had hacked Facebook systems between April and May at Southwark Crown Court on Tuesday.

December 14, 2011 by

Bind 9 DNS software suffers unexpected crashes

Some of the most widely used DNS software, Bind 9, is suffering unexpected crashes, prompting some security experts to speculate whether servers are suffering from zero-day attacks.The Internet Systems Consortium (ISC), which maintains Bind, warned on Wednesday that nameservers running Bind 9 were crashing.

November 18, 2011 by

Distribute.IT claims 'Evil' behind hack

Distribute.IT has claimed that the 25-year-old man arrested in Cowra yesterday for allegedly hacking wholesale internet provider Platform Networks is believed to be the perpetrator behind the disastrous attack on Distribute.IT in June that led to the loss of data for over 4000 customers.

July 26, 2011 by

Hackers gunning for banks' Web servers, sites

Advancements in hacking know-how of codes used to run banks' Web servers and sites as well as client-side vulnerabilities in browsers and social engineering behind recent flurry of bank-related attacks, researcher reveals.

July 15, 2011 by

Former CEO admits hacking YouSendIt servers

YouSendIt's former chief has admitted to hacking the servers of the web-based file transfer service.Khalid Shaikh pleaded guilty to transmitting code designed to damage a protected computer on Thursday as part of a plea agreement in a federal court in San Jose, California.

June 28, 2011 by

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