# hacking - Today’s News
Coleman or Irwin? Houghton or Whelan? Ireland’s two favourite pundits had plenty to discuss.
# hacking - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
Make sure you’re not freely handing away your personal data…
“Who is this 4Chan person?”
After you read this article, of course.
# hacking - Thursday 31 July, 2014
The company has alerted An Garda Síochána and the Data Protection Commissioner’s office about the incident.
# hacking - Thursday 17 July, 2014
Assange has been holed up in Ecuador’s embassy in London for more than two years
# hacking - Friday 4 July, 2014
Coulson had been found guilty of phone hacking.
# hacking - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
Assistant Commissioner Cressida Dick, who oversaw the investigation, said it was not “an attack on press freedom”.
# hacking - Thursday 12 June, 2014
It wasn’t hacked. And you don’t need to change your password.
# hacking - Tuesday 27 May, 2014
Hector Xavier Monsegur, known as Sabu, taught the US government about the inner workings of hacking collectives like Anonymous.
# hacking - Monday 19 May, 2014
Those who bought BlackShades could use it to secretly take control of a user’s webcam or computer, and hold them to ransom.
The FBI’s Bob Anderson Jr., described the charges as ‘the new normal’.
# hacking - Wednesday 14 May, 2014
Former royal editor Clive Goodman illegally listened to the messages of Kate and Princes William and Harry, the court was told.
# hacking - Thursday 1 May, 2014
As soon as the company realised there had been an intrusion, it restricted access to eliminate a threat.
# hacking - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
The study from PWC found that cybercrime in Ireland has risen from 24 per cent to 45 per cent since 2011.
# hacking - Tuesday 22 April, 2014
Both BitVendo and Merrion Vaults are allowing bitcoin owners to store the crypto-currency through cold storage, a service which stores them offline and protects them from security breaches.
# hacking - Thursday 13 March, 2014
The claim was made by the paper’s former royal editor.
# hacking - Tuesday 4 March, 2014
A lack of resources has forced Flexcoin to shut down after 896 bitcoin, worth €446,000, were stolen by hackers on Sunday.
# hacking - Thursday 27 February, 2014
In one six-month period in 2008, the British spy agency collected webcam imagery from more than 1.8 million Yahoo user accounts around the world.
The virus, named Chameleon, searches for weaknesses within WiFi networks and infects them before automatically seeking other vulnerable access points.
# hacking - Monday 24 February, 2014
# hacking - Thursday 20 February, 2014
The photo was taken at a 007-themed party that the prince was attending with Kate Middleton in 2006.
# hacking - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
Ministers are being briefed by Alan Shatter this morning, following his meeting yesterday with the Garda Ombudsman Commission.
# hacking - Monday 10 February, 2014
The meeting follows reports that a surveillance operation was used to hack into the police watchdog’s emails, wi-fi and phone systems.
# hacking - Sunday 9 February, 2014
A report today claimed emails, wi-fi and phone systems were hacked and a phone in a conference room at the building was bugged.
# hacking - Tuesday 28 January, 2014
A former News of the World journalist said he used phone hacking to find out about an affair between Daniel Craig and Sienna Miller.
# hacking - Wednesday 22 January, 2014
The BSI uncovered the security breach after it ran an analysis of botnets, which can be used to carry out attacks.
# hacking - Monday 20 January, 2014
Other gems included “abc123,” “qwerty,” “iloveyou,” and “password.”
# hacking - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
The technology has been used to monitor the Chinese Army, Mexican police and drug cartels, and trade institutions inside the European Union.
# hacking - Wednesday 11 December, 2013
If you use public wi-fi systems, you should read this.
# hacking - Friday 1 November, 2013
Coulson, who later became Prime Minister David Cameron’s media chief, denies conspiring to illegally access celebrities’ voicemail messages in a scandal that forced tycoon Rupert Murdoch to shut the paper in 2011.
# hacking - Thursday 31 October, 2013
Brooks’ affair with Coulson was revealed in a love letter dated February 2004 that was found on her computer, the court heard today.
# hacking - Wednesday 30 October, 2013
The publishers are seeking an injunction over a new charter drawn up by Britain’s three main political parties after their proposals for a self-regulation were rejected.
An attack by hackers had been initially estimated to affect three million customers but it is now believe 38 million accounts have been compromised.
# hacking - Monday 28 October, 2013
With phone hacking trials beginning in England today, we look at who is on trial, and why.
# hacking - Friday 9 August, 2013
Nearly one in five surveyed companies were victims of hacking in the last year, with the average incident costing up to €30,000 to clean up.
# hacking - Tuesday 9 July, 2013
# hacking - Wednesday 26 June, 2013
The name-change is part of a broader restructuring and splitting of Murdoch’s newspaper and entertainment operations.
# hacking - Thursday 6 June, 2013
The 39-year-old is being questioned in relation to suspected misconduct in office and corruption.
# hacking - Saturday 13 April, 2013
The announcement was made today by US Secretary of State John Kerry.
# hacking - Thursday 4 April, 2013
The Department of Communications has said that existing services and systems will not be impacted by the exercise.