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# hack - Monday 16 February, 2015

Irish banks 'targeted' in cyber-heist crime spree worth millions
# Hacked
# Hacked

Irish banks 'targeted' in cyber-heist crime spree worth millions

Feb 16th 2015, 6:11 PM 14,840 Views 17 Comments

Banks across the world were allegedly hacked over a two-year period.

# hack - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

US magazine hackers warn Obamas of 'Bloody Valentine's Day'
# Newsweek
# Newsweek

US magazine hackers warn Obamas of 'Bloody Valentine's Day'

Feb 10th 2015, 5:16 PM 15,340 Views 25 Comments

The group, Cyber Caliphate, claim to be connected to Islamic State.

# hack - Friday 19 December, 2014

Obama: 'We will respond' to North Korea hack
# The Interview
# The Interview

Obama: 'We will respond' to North Korea hack

Dec 19th 2014, 10:52 PM 26,136 Views 102 Comments

Sony said it still plans to release The Interview… but in a different format.

# hack - Wednesday 17 December, 2014

Sony Pictures is being sued by former employees over private info leak
# More Headaches
# More Headaches

Sony Pictures is being sued by former employees over private info leak

Dec 17th 2014, 10:10 AM 4,738 Views 11 Comments

Two former employees are filing the lawsuit on behalf of others in a similar situation, and described the leaks as ‘an epic nightmare.’

# hack - Friday 12 December, 2014

Sony's nightmare continues as employees' medical records are leaked
# Confidential
# Confidential

Sony's nightmare continues as employees' medical records are leaked

Dec 12th 2014, 10:40 AM 6,277 Views 13 Comments

Private documents and spreadsheets containing the health information of employees and their spouses and children have been leaked.

# hack - Sunday 7 December, 2014

'We didn't do it': North Korea denies hacking Sony, but praises it as a 'righteous deed'

'We didn't do it': North Korea denies hacking Sony, but praises it as a 'righteous deed'

Dec 7th 2014, 9:27 AM 7,127 Views 8 Comments

The hack on Sony Pictures Entertainment is one of the most debilitating ever targeted at US corporate servers.

# hack - Saturday 6 December, 2014

If North Korea did hack Sony, it's a watershed moment in cyber-warfare
# Hermit Kingdom
# Hermit Kingdom

If North Korea did hack Sony, it's a watershed moment in cyber-warfare

Dec 6th 2014, 6:30 PM 13,330 Views 26 Comments

It is reportedly the first to use “a highly destructive class of malicious software that is designed to make computer networks unable to operate” into a company’s computer system in the United States.

# hack - Thursday 4 December, 2014

North Korea: Were we responsible for the cyberattack on Sony? 'Wait and see'
# Fan The Flames
# Fan The Flames

North Korea: Were we responsible for the cyberattack on Sony? 'Wait and see'

Dec 4th 2014, 10:07 AM 7,075 Views 14 Comments

The country refused to deny involvement in a cyber attack which saw a number of unreleased films from Sony Pictures leaked online.

# hack - Monday 1 December, 2014

Four unreleased films leaked online following Sony hack
# Still Alice
# Still Alice

Four unreleased films leaked online following Sony hack

Dec 1st 2014, 9:35 AM 28,142 Views 36 Comments

The company is looking into whether North Korea may have been behind the attack.

# hack - Monday 13 October, 2014

Third-party site admits it was the source of 100,000 leaked Snapchat photos
# Snapchat
# Snapchat

Third-party site admits it was the source of 100,000 leaked Snapchat photos

Oct 13th 2014, 6:21 PM 15,178 Views 12 Comments

Snapsaved.com, a third-party site which allows users to save photos from Snapchat, claimed that a misconfiguration in its server was responsible for 100,000 photos and videos being leaked.

# hack - Friday 5 September, 2014

Apple vows to tighten up security after iCloud celebrity hack
# Better Late Than Never
# Better Late Than Never

Apple vows to tighten up security after iCloud celebrity hack

Sep 5th 2014, 11:08 AM 5,654 Views 17 Comments

The company plans to push two-step authentication and send notifications to users any time someone tries to restore their iCloud account.

# hack - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

'iCloud was not breached': Apple responds to celebrity nude picture hack
# Phishing
# Phishing

'iCloud was not breached': Apple responds to celebrity nude picture hack

Sep 2nd 2014, 9:46 PM 26,443 Views 33 Comments

The company says it was a targeted attack and does not represent a wider risk.

# hack - Monday 25 August, 2014

Sony assures users their info is safe after Playstation Network was attacked
# Disruption
# Disruption

Sony assures users their info is safe after Playstation Network was attacked

Aug 25th 2014, 9:54 AM 6,027 Views 24 Comments

The hackers believed to be responsible for the attack also claimed that a plane boarded by Sony’s President was carrying explosives, causing it to be diverted.

# hack - Saturday 28 June, 2014

'Banter', 'foodie', 'Himself': What words drive you absolutely up the wall?
# The Rage
From The Daily Edge
# The Rage

'Banter', 'foodie', 'Himself': What words drive you absolutely up the wall?

Jun 28th 2014, 9:30 AM 16,966 Views 210 Comments

C’mon tweeps!

# hack - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Two 14-year-olds 'hack' ATM using instructions they found online
# Password123
From The Daily Edge
# Password123

Two 14-year-olds 'hack' ATM using instructions they found online

Jun 10th 2014, 6:00 PM 62,577 Views 480 Comments

All they got was a lousy late note.

# hack - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

Spotify suffers security breach, but only one user was affected
# Security Breach
# Security Breach

Spotify suffers security breach, but only one user was affected

May 27th 2014, 6:18 PM 12,966 Views 6 Comments

Spotify’s CTO has issued a statement saying it will require all users to re-enter their username and password into the app as well as requiring Android users to upgrade.

# hack - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Hundreds of Bank of Ireland customers have accounts skimmed
# Hacked
# Hacked

Hundreds of Bank of Ireland customers have accounts skimmed

Feb 26th 2014, 7:40 AM 20,744 Views 54 Comments

Thousands of euro was taken from customer accounts in a major skimming operation.

# hack - Friday 13 December, 2013

Are you desperate enough to use any of these Christmas life hacks?
# Hack Of Em
From The Daily Edge
# Hack Of Em

Are you desperate enough to use any of these Christmas life hacks?

Dec 13th 2013, 8:05 PM 5,263 Views 1 Comment

Hack into Christmas with these top tips.

# hack - Saturday 7 December, 2013

Don't panic: How to undo a sent email in Gmail
# Eeeek
# Eeeek

Don't panic: How to undo a sent email in Gmail

Dec 7th 2013, 5:30 PM 33,601 Views 24 Comments

You’ll have to be quick though.

# hack - Monday 19 August, 2013

Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook page was hacked to expose security flaw
# Zuck It
From The Daily Edge
# Zuck It

Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook page was hacked to expose security flaw

Aug 19th 2013, 10:09 AM 17,447 Views 34 Comments

Well that’s one way to get his attention.

# hack - Tuesday 7 May, 2013

LivingSocial website hack targeted thousands of Irish users
# Cyberattack
# Cyberattack

LivingSocial website hack targeted thousands of Irish users

May 7th 2013, 3:08 PM 10,987 Views 5 Comments

Data Protection Commissioner knew about the cyber attack two weeks ago.

# hack - Friday 3 August, 2012

Reuters says blogging platform hacked
# Hacked
# Hacked

Reuters says blogging platform hacked

Aug 3rd 2012, 8:27 PM 3,175 Views 3 Comments

The news agency has said one of its websites was hacked in order to spread fake stories about Syria.

# hack - Friday 17 February, 2012

More than 8,000 Eircom StudyHub customers hacked in data breach
# Eircom
# Eircom

More than 8,000 Eircom StudyHub customers hacked in data breach

Feb 17th 2012, 6:58 PM 4,691 Views 11 Comments

Usernames and passwords were compromised in the attack on the exam support service.

# hack - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Bar Council website hacked
# Hack
# Hack

Bar Council website hacked

Dec 6th 2011, 4:56 PM 2,153 Views 2 Comments

The hacking took place last night by a person or group calling themselves ‘BRWSK007′. The site has since been restored to normal operation.