Hack on 8 adult websites exposes oodles of intimate user data

Enlarge / One of the hacked websites, wifelovers.com, as it appeared on October 12. (credit: Internet Archive) A recent hack of eight poorly secured adult websites has exposed megabytes of personal data that could be damaging to the people who shared pictures and other highly intimate information on the online message boards. Included in the […]

The Facebook hack affecting 50 million people also let the attackers access users’ Tinder, Spotify, and Instagram accounts (FB)

Facebook got hacked, it revealed on Friday — and 50 million users’ accounts were compromised. What’s more, if the victims logged into other services — like Tinder, Instagram, or Spotify — with their Facebook accounts, those might be affected to. It’s not clear whether the attackers did this, but the possibility may force companies that […]

A ‘loudmouth, partisan, political hack who cannot be trusted’: Trump lashes out at John Brennan on Twitter

Getty President Trump questioned John Brennan’s record as CIA director in a tweet Saturday morning. He also called Brennan a “loudmouth, partisan, political hack who cannot be trusted with the secrets of our country.” Trump’s tweet came three days after he revoked Brennan’s security clearance, saying the former CIA director was “leveraging” it to make […]