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Four Indicted in Massive JP Morgan Chase Hack

Four Indicted in Massive JP Morgan Chase Hack

The four defendants netted hundreds of millions of dollars in stock-pump scheme and internet gambling operations, Feds say.

The post Four Indicted in Massive JP Morgan Chase Hack appeared first on WIRED.

X-Ray Scans Expose an Ingenious Chip-and-Pin Card Hack

X-Ray Scans Expose an Ingenious Chip-and-Pin Card Hack

A team of French forensic researchers dissect a sophisticated card fraud ring.

The post X-Ray Scans Expose an Ingenious Chip-and-Pin Card Hack appeared first on WIRED.

Hack Brief: Hackers Steal 15M T-Mobile Customers’ Data From Experian

Hack Brief: Hackers Steal 15M T-Mobile Customers’ Data From Experian

T-Mobile is pointing the finger at data broker Experian after hackers stole names, addresses, and social security numbers belonging to the carrier’s customers.

The post Hack Brief: Hackers Steal 15M T-Mobile Customers’ Data From Experian appeared first on WIRED.

US and China Reach Historic Agreement on Economic Espionage

US and China Reach Historic Agreement on Economic Espionage

The two nations have reached a “common understanding” to not conduct or support cyber espionage and intellectual property theft for the purposes of commercial gain.

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Google’s Three Tips for Sabotaging the Cybercrime Economy

Google’s Three Tips for Sabotaging the Cybercrime Economy

In a broad study, a team of Googlers and academic researchers suggest attacking the cybercrime supply chain.

The post Google’s Three Tips for Sabotaging the Cybercrime Economy appeared first on WIRED.

Hacker Lexicon: A Guide to Ransomware, the Scary Hack That’s on the Rise

Hacker Lexicon: A Guide to Ransomware, the Scary Hack That’s on the Rise

Ransomware is malware that locks your keyboard or computer to prevent you from accessing your data until you pay a ransom.

The post Hacker Lexicon: A Guide to Ransomware, the Scary Hack That’s on the Rise appeared first on WIRED.

Hackers Find Way to Outwit Tough Security at Banking Sites – NYTimes.com

Hackers Find Way to Outwit Tough Security at Banking Sites – NYTimes.com.

Hackers Find Way to Outwit Tough Security at Banking Sites - NYTimes.com

Even two-factor authentication can be twarted. This article has some interesting insight on the way the attacks are engineered…

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