Recommended Reading: Midterms have already been hacked

The midterms are already hacked. You just don’t know it yet. Benjamin Wofford, Vox The concerns regarding voting processes in the US are nothing new, especially when it comes to vulnerabilities. Vox is the latest to take an in-depth look at the troubling issues surrounding voting systems ahead of the midterms on November 6th. And […]

The 21-year-old who built a robot lawyer to fight parking tickets has a new tool to help you automatically sue companies who get hacked (FB, TWTR)

Joshua Browder Automated legal tool DoNotPay is trying to help people lock down their online privacy settings and sue companies that get hacked. Created by 21-year-old entrepreneur Joshua Browder, DoNotPay started out by helping users challenge parking tickets. It has since expanded into more than a thousand new areas, from getting flight discounts to assisting […]

The Morning After: Facebook got hacked

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to your weekend! We’ll look into Facebook’s unfortunate exposure, Photokina, Oculus Connect and other big events from this week like Google’s 20th birthday. Happy birthday!Facebook hack exposed info on up to 50 million users Early Friday, a white-hat hacker briefly promised to live stream a bid to access […]

Facebook HACKED: More than 50 MILLION accounts exposed in major attack

Facebook has today revealed a huge data breach that affects 50million accounts worldwide. Attackers managed to exploit a feature that allowed to take over scores of Facebook user accounts. The social networking giant has said they have fixed the vulnerability and informed officials. The news comes after earlier today more than 90million Facebook users were […]

A group of researchers showed how a Tesla Model S can be hacked and stolen in seconds using only $600 worth of equipment (TSLA)

Alphr Researchers from KU Leuven university in Belgium demonstrated that hackers can secretly clone the key fob of a Tesla Model S and steal the car within seconds — and with only $ 600 worth of simple computing and radio equipment, WIRED reports. The researchers brought their findings to Tesla — which rewarded them for exposing […]

FBI refutes Trump claim that Clinton’s private email server was hacked by China

The meme that launched a veritable fleet of investigations. (credit: Kevin Lamarque / Getty Images) The Federal Bureau of Investigations issued a terse statement today regarding President Donald J. Trump’s allegation via Twitter that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s private mail server had been compromised by the Chinese government. The official statement, issued by […]

'Are they sure it wasn't the Russians?' Clinton's emails were reportedly hacked by China

China allegedly had unimpeded access to all of Hillary Clinton’s communications through her private server when she was the Secretary of State, after planting a malware that copied emails in real time, a new report claims. The report by the Daily Caller alleges that a Chinese-owned entity, controlled by Beijing, embedded malignant code into the […]