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# website - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Primary school website taken over by hardcore porn after IT mixup
# Newry
# Newry

Primary school website taken over by hardcore porn after IT mixup

Mar 9th 2019, 6:15 AM 21,782 Views 12 Comments

When you clicked on the link, you were instead directed to a porn website with categories including ‘humiliation’ and ‘spandex’. The issue has since been resolved.

# website - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

New website launched to help explain to children in care why Tusla is in their lives
# Changing Futures
# Changing Futures

New website launched to help explain to children in care why Tusla is in their lives

Mar 5th 2019, 12:39 PM 9,601 Views 20 Comments

The website has been designed by young people with lived experience of the care system.

# website - Monday 25 June, 2018

Tickets for the Pope's visit to Knock booked out in just four hours
# Papal Attraction
# Papal Attraction

Tickets for the Pope's visit to Knock booked out in just four hours

Jun 25th 2018, 5:47 PM 42,899 Views 245 Comments

Francis will visit Ireland for two days in August.

# website - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Irish boutique Cari's Closet responds to criticism made on anonymous Instagram account
# Complaints
# Complaints

Irish boutique Cari's Closet responds to criticism made on anonymous Instagram account

Jun 19th 2018, 12:17 PM 94,905 Views 19 Comments

The boutique came under fire in posts on the Instagram page earlier this week.

# website - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

World's oldest white supremacist and KKK website pulled offline
# Stormfront
# Stormfront

World's oldest white supremacist and KKK website pulled offline

Aug 29th 2017, 9:56 PM 28,744 Views 173 Comments

The founder of the forum website Stormfront said he was still trying to get it back online.

# website - Monday 26 June, 2017

'You will be held accountable Trump': ISIS sympathisers hack US government websites
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

'You will be held accountable Trump': ISIS sympathisers hack US government websites

Jun 26th 2017, 10:15 AM 24,178 Views 26 Comments

The messages were written in gold lettering against a black backdrop.

# website - Saturday 10 June, 2017

An old story about the DUP's website getting hacked as Gaeilge has gone viral
# Is Mise Peadar Robinson
From The Daily Edge
# Is Mise Peadar Robinson

An old story about the DUP's website getting hacked as Gaeilge has gone viral

Jun 10th 2017, 11:00 AM 6,050 Views 0 Comments

By someone called ‘Hector O’Hackatdawn’.

# website - Thursday 1 June, 2017

New website will show clues from child sex abuse cases to help track down paedophiles
# Retracing Steps
# Retracing Steps

New website will show clues from child sex abuse cases to help track down paedophiles

Jun 1st 2017, 8:18 AM 12,424 Views 13 Comments

Europol has shared 20 images of mundane objects that could help track down the perpetrators of child sex abuse.

# website - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

'This is Ireland': Beautiful one-stop website really sells the country to the world
# CREATIVE IRELAND
# CREATIVE IRELAND

'This is Ireland': Beautiful one-stop website really sells the country to the world

Mar 15th 2017, 5:52 PM 21,761 Views 11 Comments

“An island on the edge… from here, everything looks different. We reach out to the world with optimism and belief in the power of creativity.”

# website - Monday 6 February, 2017

The NTMA website is still down after an attempted hack this morning
# Hacked Off
# Hacked Off

The NTMA website is still down after an attempted hack this morning

Feb 6th 2017, 1:37 PM 8,379 Views 21 Comments

The National Treasury Management Agency detected a hack earlier this morning.

# website - Friday 20 January, 2017

Someone bought colossalbellend.com and redirected it to Michael Flatley's website
# Lord Of The Bants
From The Daily Edge
# Lord Of The Bants

Someone bought colossalbellend.com and redirected it to Michael Flatley's website

Jan 20th 2017, 7:52 AM 3,384 Views 0 Comments

Don’t hold back now! Say what you really feel!

# website - Saturday 31 December, 2016

NWCI criticises €1m campaign against domestic violence, but minister says it's backed by research
# What Would You Do
# What Would You Do

NWCI criticises €1m campaign against domestic violence, but minister says it's backed by research

Dec 31st 2016, 2:49 PM 16,883 Views 40 Comments

The National Women’s Council has criticised the focus on the domestic violence campaign being on the bystander.

# website - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Martin Heydon's life online: "You need a tough skin as a politician on social media'
# My Social Media Life
# My Social Media Life

Martin Heydon's life online: "You need a tough skin as a politician on social media'

Dec 28th 2016, 12:00 PM 7,326 Views 18 Comments

Well-known Irish names tell us about their life on the internet.

# website - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

A database listing all charities and other non-profits' finances launches today - it could change everything
# Held Accountable
# Held Accountable

A database listing all charities and other non-profits' finances launches today - it could change everything

May 18th 2016, 7:00 AM 38,905 Views 58 Comments

Benefacts is going live online this morning. It’s free to access and the product of 15 months of very hard work.

# website - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

You can step into the Dublin of 1916 thanks to this new website
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

You can step into the Dublin of 1916 thanks to this new website

Apr 26th 2016, 12:38 PM 16,659 Views 20 Comments

An interactive map lets people explore sites such as the GPO, Liberty Hall, St Stephen’s Green and Dublin Castle.

# website - Friday 26 February, 2016

Apple changed its site's code so 'click' wouldn't look like something else
# Now Safe For Work
# Now Safe For Work

Apple changed its site's code so 'click' wouldn't look like something else

Feb 26th 2016, 11:51 AM 20,564 Views 19 Comments

No prizes for guessing what word we’re talking about.

# website - Friday 19 February, 2016

Man creates website to 'destroy' his ex-wife's life
# Desiree Capuano
# Desiree Capuano

Man creates website to 'destroy' his ex-wife's life

Feb 19th 2016, 1:55 PM 47,952 Views 78 Comments

Canadian Patrick Fox has accused his ex-wife of being a stripper and drug addict.

# website - Saturday 23 January, 2016

DDoS attacks brought down lottery and government sites, but what are they?
# Hacking
From Business ETC
# Hacking

DDoS attacks brought down lottery and government sites, but what are they?

Jan 23rd 2016, 8:45 AM 15,265 Views 18 Comments

It was the reason why a number of high-profile Irish sites were forced offline, but how much of a problem can they be?

# website - Thursday 31 December, 2015

BBC website brought down by 'large cyber attack'
# Denial Of Service Attack
# Denial Of Service Attack

BBC website brought down by 'large cyber attack'

Dec 31st 2015, 1:58 PM 12,010 Views 3 Comments

The website is back online now.

# website - Sunday 6 December, 2015

New book brings Ireland's forgotten magazines to life
# Brand New Retro
# Brand New Retro

New book brings Ireland's forgotten magazines to life

Dec 6th 2015, 5:30 PM 17,200 Views 4 Comments

Flares, crimplene, and problem pages.

# website - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

15-year-old arrested in relation to Talk Talk data theft released on bail
# Released
# Released

15-year-old arrested in relation to Talk Talk data theft released on bail

Oct 27th 2015, 10:15 AM 23,652 Views 37 Comments

The company received a ransom demand from an unknown source on Friday.

# website - Saturday 22 August, 2015

'Consider how expensive a divorce lawyer is': The blackmail of Ashley Madison users has begun
# Cheaters
# Cheaters

'Consider how expensive a divorce lawyer is': The blackmail of Ashley Madison users has begun

Aug 22nd 2015, 12:34 PM 29,625 Views 57 Comments

Emails have been sent to users threatening to reveal their details to their families unless they sent some bitcoins.

# website - Wednesday 19 August, 2015

Armed police sent to home of parenting website founder in "swatting attack"
# Mumsnet Hack
# Mumsnet Hack

Armed police sent to home of parenting website founder in "swatting attack"

Aug 19th 2015, 2:22 PM 17,190 Views 5 Comments

Mumsnet has reset users’ passwords after a series of similar attacks in recent days.

# website - Friday 3 July, 2015

Here's why over 40,000 people are 'queueing' to get into a website
# Join The Queue
From The Daily Edge
# Join The Queue

Here's why over 40,000 people are 'queueing' to get into a website

Jul 3rd 2015, 8:13 AM 6,781 Views 2 Comments

It’s EXCLUSIVE, don’t you know?

# website - Thursday 2 July, 2015

Poll: Have you ever bought medication online?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you ever bought medication online?

Jul 2nd 2015, 9:27 AM 21,679 Views 52 Comments

Irish people have been warned about the dangers of buying from unregistered sites.

# website - Friday 22 May, 2015

Personal info about millions of swingers has been leaked online
# Dark Web
# Dark Web

Personal info about millions of swingers has been leaked online

May 22nd 2015, 8:43 PM 17,869 Views 13 Comments

Email addresses, user names, dates of birth, postal codes…

# website - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

Today FM website and Twitter account have gone berserk with rogue horses
# Neigh Idea
From The Daily Edge
# Neigh Idea

Today FM website and Twitter account have gone berserk with rogue horses

Mar 25th 2015, 9:29 AM 2,710 Views 0 Comments

What gives?

# website - Saturday 14 March, 2015

BBC's website went down and an old childhood nemesis freaked everyone out
# Creepy Clown
# Creepy Clown

BBC's website went down and an old childhood nemesis freaked everyone out

Mar 14th 2015, 2:51 PM 19,985 Views 10 Comments

That old test card made a terrifying reappearance.

# website - Friday 6 March, 2015

Woman's parents secretly put her on a marriage website, she retaliates perfectly
# Married To Myself
From The Daily Edge
# Married To Myself

Woman's parents secretly put her on a marriage website, she retaliates perfectly

Mar 6th 2015, 7:56 PM 8,178 Views 0 Comments

Excellently done.

# website - Monday 26 January, 2015

The Guardian website had an amazing picture fail this morning
# Sexual Partners
From The Daily Edge
# Sexual Partners

The Guardian website had an amazing picture fail this morning

Jan 26th 2015, 10:28 AM 3,793 Views 0 Comments

*puts head in hands*

# website - Thursday 22 January, 2015

That escalated quickly... There are now over a hundred 'shipping glitter' sites for sale
# Mad World
# Mad World

That escalated quickly... There are now over a hundred 'shipping glitter' sites for sale

Jan 22nd 2015, 2:36 PM 10,339 Views 4 Comments

File this one under emerging markets…

# website - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Ryanair says beware of 'screenscraper' websites that use its name to sell flights
# Don't Fly With Me
# Don't Fly With Me

Ryanair says beware of 'screenscraper' websites that use its name to sell flights

Jan 8th 2015, 6:25 PM 16,672 Views 39 Comments

The airline has won a case against a site that used its URL.

# website - Thursday 4 December, 2014

11 photos of life in North Korea, according to its swanky new tourism website
# Holliers
From The Daily Edge
# Holliers

11 photos of life in North Korea, according to its swanky new tourism website

Dec 4th 2014, 9:22 AM 20,363 Views 57 Comments

Fancy a citybreak?

# website - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

Poll: Do you object to Ask.fm's move to Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you object to Ask.fm's move to Ireland?

Nov 5th 2014, 9:27 AM 11,655 Views 41 Comments

The controversial site has updated its safety policies after reports of cyberbullying.

# website - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Pirate Bay co-founder arrested after attempting to cross border into Thailand
# Copyright
# Copyright

Pirate Bay co-founder arrested after attempting to cross border into Thailand

Nov 4th 2014, 5:40 PM 11,979 Views 27 Comments

Fredrik Neij reportedly fled to Southeast Asia after being released on bail.

# website - Monday 20 October, 2014

Japanese porn links found on official Connacht GAA site after reported hacking incident
# NSFW
From The42
# NSFW

Japanese porn links found on official Connacht GAA site after reported hacking incident

Oct 20th 2014, 3:40 PM 7,231 Views 6 Comments

The discovery was made over the weekend.

# website - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Someone bought ebola.com and is trying to sell it off for €118,500
# Domain Squatting
# Domain Squatting

Someone bought ebola.com and is trying to sell it off for €118,500

Oct 14th 2014, 12:51 PM 6,515 Views 11 Comments

The owners of the domain name say they’ve received “many inquiries” about it over the years, but have yet to sell it.

# website - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

€1.83bn spent on Dublin property in the first 6 months of this year
# Home Sweet Home
# Home Sweet Home

€1.83bn spent on Dublin property in the first 6 months of this year

Sep 10th 2014, 11:19 PM 5,495 Views 11 Comments

This is an increase of 45% on the same period last year.

Here's why lots of people are tweeting about 'Dublin, United Kingdom'
# Sorry Where?
From The Daily Edge
# Sorry Where?

Here's why lots of people are tweeting about 'Dublin, United Kingdom'

Sep 10th 2014, 1:15 PM 41,914 Views 112 Comments

Bandsintown.com got a bit confused.

# website - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Column: Free Wi-Fi networks carry risks – but you can avoid them
# Online Security
# Online Security

Column: Free Wi-Fi networks carry risks – but you can avoid them

Sep 3rd 2014, 8:00 PM 62 Views 17 Comments

Make sure you’re not freely handing away your personal data…

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