The Internet of Things opens up a world of possibilities for our connected lives. But what if a hacker could gain control of the things that mean the most to us. Here we investigate some possible hacking scenarios that could just happen.
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The ISC site, home to the world's most popular Domain Name System program BIND, appears to have been infected with malware.
No data or production systems were compromised. A test server, accidentally open to the Internet, was accessed through a default password.
Next Tuesday Microsoft will release nine updates to Windows, Internet Explorer, the .NET Framework, SQL Server and Office. Two updates to Windows and IE are critical.
Two months after the infamous 'Heartbleed' bug was discovered, over half of vulnerable servers remain unpatched and still exposed.
The Chinese government is urging its domestic banks to replace high-end IBM servers with locally-manufactured servers in the wake of the US-Chinese hacking scandal, according to a report by Bloomberg.
After hacking and humiliating Comcast in February, NullCrew is back with HorsemenLulz in a successful hack on the mail servers of the second biggest media company in the Arab world, Al Arabiya.
Well, that was ugly as sin. None of the major Web browsers--Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox or Safari--could withstand hacker attacks at Zero Day Initiative's Pwn2Own hacking competition.
Hacking group "NullCrew FTS" announced on Twitter today that they had successfully hacked Comcast and provided unredacted proof on Pastebin.
The latest NSA leak describes DEITYBOUNCE, a tool for flashing malicious BIOS on Dell servers. The doc is from 2007 and such attacks would be much harder now.
[UPDATED] The Syrian Electronic Army defaced Microsoft's Skype blog and posted to their Facebook page and Twitter account, according to reports.
The proposed portal will help India get information on crime such as hacking and misuse of social media platforms, especially when servers are based in the U.S.
Internet connectivity in cars will promote better vehicle safety and driving convenience. However the rise of autonomous vehicles also makes vehicles more vulnerable to software hacking, according to IEEE.
Problems with domain name servers caused unsuspecting websites to carry the Black Hole exploit kit.
Yesterday MP Claire Perry's website was hacked. The current advisor to the British Prime Minister on UK Internet filtering laws accused a blogger who reported it of the deed, in threats revealing she doesn't know how links or websites work.
Former NSA contractor reportedly provided documents pointing to the U.S. government hacking of major Chinese telcos, Internet submarine cable giant Pacnet, and Chinese research institute Tsinghua University.
Internet giants may go to manufacturers such as Quanta Computer and Wistron for their data center needs, but enterprises are likely to still rely on standard servers and storage from traditional vendors.
Machine-to-machine technology looks set to take off, but are businesses running to it without considering the security aspects? We spoke to the industry about what security implications exist and how serious they are.
The Kingdom's National Military Police and Supreme Court Web sites were breached and defaced by hacker and hacker group, the latest in series of cyberattacks against the authorities.
The ITU meeting to discuss the future control of the internet was temporarily disrupted for two hours on Wednesday after what's thought to be a malicious attack on its systems.
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