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From TheJournal.ie Suspected teenage mastermind behind Twitter hack pleads not guilty in Florida court Bitcoin Hack

Suspected teenage mastermind behind Twitter hack pleads not guilty in Florida court

A number of high-profile Twitter accounts were hacked including those of Kanye West, Bill Gates, and Barack Obama.

From TheJournal.ie Twitter reveals further details about the large-scale hack of celebrity accounts Hacked

Twitter reveals further details about the large-scale hack of celebrity accounts

The company said hackers attempted to mislead certain employees.

From TheJournal.ie Hacker was paid ransom after NUI Galway alumni data targeted in worldwide cyber attack Blackbaud

Hacker was paid ransom after NUI Galway alumni data targeted in worldwide cyber attack

The university said “names, telephone numbers and email addresses” in its alumni database may have been targeted in the hack.

From TheJournal.ie 'Tough day for us': Twitter CEO responds to large-scale hack Hack

'Tough day for us': Twitter CEO responds to large-scale hack

High-profile figures were hit by the security breach.

From TheJournal.ie Twitter chief Jack Dorsey has account hacked Hack

Twitter chief Jack Dorsey has account hacked

The hack happened earlier this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Hacker behind TalkTalk cyber attack sentenced to 4 years in youth detention centre TalkTalk

Hacker behind TalkTalk cyber attack sentenced to 4 years in youth detention centre

The attack cost the company €86.3 million after the personal details of 157,000 customers were stolen.

From TheJournal.ie WhatsApp has identified a 'serious security vulnerability' - Here's what you need to know Spyware

WhatsApp has identified a 'serious security vulnerability' - Here's what you need to know

The company has officially notified the Data Protection Commission about the breach.

From TheJournal.ie Irish users urged to download latest version of WhatsApp after phones infected with spyware through missed calls Spyware

Irish users urged to download latest version of WhatsApp after phones infected with spyware through missed calls

The DPC said that it had been informed by WhatsApp about a “serious vulnerability” on its platform.

From TheJournal.ie Amazon investigator says Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos’s phone Personal Information

Amazon investigator says Saudi Arabia hacked Jeff Bezos’s phone

Gavin de Becker was looking into the leaking of Bezos’s personal information.

From TheJournal.ie We tracked the progress of these Young Scientist projects - here's how they got on BTYSTE

We tracked the progress of these Young Scientist projects - here's how they got on

More than 4,200 students entered the competition this year.

From TheJournal.ie This project by Westmeath students aims to help parents know when a smart toy has been hacked STEM

This project by Westmeath students aims to help parents know when a smart toy has been hacked

They were inspired to conduct research in the smart toys after the number of controversies surrounding them in recent years.

From TheJournal.ie Bank card details of 380,000 British Airways customers hacked Cyber Attack

Bank card details of 380,000 British Airways customers hacked

The bank card details were taken from cards making bookings between 21 August and 5 September.

From TheJournal.ie Together for Yes says its donations page was shut down by a cyber attack DDOS Attack

Together for Yes says its donations page was shut down by a cyber attack

The attack came from within Ireland and lasted for 30 minutes, the campaign group said.

From TheJournal.ie YouTube's most viewed video Despacito disappears in apparent Vevo hack Hack

YouTube's most viewed video Despacito disappears in apparent Vevo hack

A number of other artists have also been affected by the hack.

From TheJournal.ie Number of websites infected by cryptocurrency hack, Ireland's National Cyber Security Centre says Global Hack

Number of websites infected by cryptocurrency hack, Ireland's National Cyber Security Centre says

It said that there are no indications at this stage that members of the public are at risk.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Who is Reality Winner, and why has she been charged with leaking US secrets? Russian Hacks

Explainer: Who is Reality Winner, and why has she been charged with leaking US secrets?

The 25-year-old Air Force veteran has been charged with leaking information related to alleged Russian hacks.

From TheJournal.ie Hacker leaks stolen Orange is the New Black episodes after ransom demand Netflix Original

Hacker leaks stolen Orange is the New Black episodes after ransom demand

“Who is next on the list? FOX, IFC, NAT GEO, and ABC,” the hacker said on Twitter.

From TheJournal.ie Investigation launched into cyber attack on Trinity fund Trinity Foundation

Investigation launched into cyber attack on Trinity fund

It’s hoped that the funds will be at least partly recovered.

From TheJournal.ie Hacker avoids jail after sending readers of The Sun to page saying Rupert Murdoch had killed himself Hacked

Hacker avoids jail after sending readers of The Sun to page saying Rupert Murdoch had killed himself

Judge Martin Nolan said that as far as he knew, “Mr Murdoch is still happily living.”

From TheJournal.ie Britney Spears claimed to be dead in suspected 'hack' of Sony Twitter account Suspicious Messages

Britney Spears claimed to be dead in suspected 'hack' of Sony Twitter account

A Bob Dylan account also tweeted that Spears was dead.

From TheJournal.ie Affair website Ashley Madison fined just $1.6 million for massive data breach Hack

Affair website Ashley Madison fined just $1.6 million for massive data breach

The settlement comes after a hacker group released what was said to be personal data on millions of people.

From TheJournal.ie Eir only became aware of potential security breach after reading about it online Cyber Attack

Eir only became aware of potential security breach after reading about it online

The company will contact 130,000 customers after at least 2,000 modems were breached.

From TheJournal.ie Three mobile victim of 'major hack' but Irish customers 'not affected' Cyber Breach

Three mobile victim of 'major hack' but Irish customers 'not affected'

The company says it’s a problem affecting UK systems.

From TheJournal.ie Tesco Bank freezes 20,000 UK accounts after fraud attack Hacked

Tesco Bank freezes 20,000 UK accounts after fraud attack

Tesco Ireland confirmed that none of the 27,000 Irish Tesco Bank customers were impacted by the attack.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí found a virus in their IT systems this week Hack

Gardaí found a virus in their IT systems this week

However, it is believed that data, the Pulse system nor the Garda Síochána website were not affected.

From TheJournal.ie Bitcoin plunges as $65m of the currency disappears in a major hack Disappearing Act

Bitcoin plunges as $65m of the currency disappears in a major hack

The volatile cryptocurrency lost more than 20% of its value after the breach.

From TheJournal.ie Democrats hacked again as Snowden and Assange fall out over leaks Russia

Democrats hacked again as Snowden and Assange fall out over leaks

Edward Snowden has publicly criticised the strategy of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange.

From TheJournal.ie The FBI think Russia is behind the hacking of Democrat emails Hack

The FBI think Russia is behind the hacking of Democrat emails

Clinton’s campaign say Russia wanted to help Trump’s campaign because of their bromance.

From TheJournal.ie Even Mark Zuckerberg's online accounts aren't safe from hackers Inactive

Even Mark Zuckerberg's online accounts aren't safe from hackers

The Facebook CEO found his accounts on Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and Pinterest compromised last night.

From TheJournal.ie Remember MySpace? If you joined it before, you will want to revisit it quickly Mega Breach

Remember MySpace? If you joined it before, you will want to revisit it quickly

Over 360 million records have been said to be leaked, which would make it one of the biggest leaks of passwords ever.

From TheJournal.ie The Pentagon wants hackers to break into its website - for money Pentagon

The Pentagon wants hackers to break into its website - for money

It will give cash to people who can find weaknesses on the site.

From TheJournal.ie Limerick college's website 'hacked' by group claiming to be Islamic State Central College Limerick
From TheJournal.ie Pastor took his own life days after being outed in Ashley Madison leak Hack

Pastor took his own life days after being outed in Ashley Madison leak

Canadian police have said that at least two suicides were linked to the leak of 32 million customer profiles.

You've been peeling garlic wrong your entire life

No more scratching around with those damn layers.

From The42 Gennaro Gattuso has come up with the most Gattuso way possible of stopping Lionel Messi Hack
From TheJournal.ie Wikileaks has published thousands of leaked Sony emails Data Dump

Wikileaks has published thousands of leaked Sony emails

And it’s all in a searchable archive. Handy.

You have been peeling oranges wrong your entire life

Behold this revelation.

From TheJournal.ie Rape Crisis Centre website hacked by 'Islamic State' Isis

Rape Crisis Centre website hacked by 'Islamic State'

It is unclear if the group is connected to ISIS.

From TheJournal.ie Irish banks 'targeted' in cyber-heist crime spree worth millions Hacked

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

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

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