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Twitter hacked, 250,000 users affected

Twitter has just reported that earlier this week, it was a victim of a successful compromise of its systems, resulting in the "limited access" to user information, including usernames, email addresses, session tokens, and encrypted/salted passwords.

February 1, 2013 by

YouPorn debug file exposure hits a million users

The personal data of more than a million pornography connoisseurs has been exposed, after a pornographic chat site was found to be storing email address and passwords on a public-facing server.The breach was found at the YouPorn Chat (YP Chat) site, a third party service that is separate from YouPorn itself, but that was linked to from that site.

February 23, 2012 by

Lost your Windows discs? How to get replacement media, legally

Did your most recent Windows PC come with reinstallation media? Many do, some don't. But contrary to what you might have read, creating replacement Windows discs is easy, and every major PC maker will supply backup discs, sometimes for free. I have details.

January 5, 2012

Cameraphones drive online photo-sharing

Cameraphones are now the main way that consumers share photos, rather than by email, according to a survey of 2,000 British and American consumers by Futuresource Consulting. The results are frequently viewed on a laptop or netbook PC by UK consumers, though "consumers in the USA tend to use the desktop PC," the company says.

December 20, 2011 by

Full Spectrum: the trouble with Telstra

You could say it is a bad week when you're forced to bring down email and online services as well as reset the passwords of 60,000 customers.

December 12, 2011

Hackers target military publisher database

Military- and defence-minded publications owned by publisher Gannett were hacked earlier this month, the company has admitted, leaving the names, passwords and email addresses of active and retired military personnel exposed to the attackers.

June 29, 2011 by

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