Madonna 'thankful' after hacker arrested
Madonna 'thankful' after hacker arrested

 Pop diva Madonna is "profoundly grateful" that a man suspected of leaking her upcoming album has been arrested.

Madonna's alleged hacker arrested
Madonna's alleged hacker arrested

Israeli police have arrested the man, who allegedly hacked pop diva Madonna's computer and leaked songs from her upcoming album 'Rebel'.

South Korea's nuclear operator says investigating new post by hacker

 South Korea`s nuclear power plant operator said on Tuesday it was investigating a new threat posted on a Twitter account that a fresh batch of data had been stolen from the agency.

Young hacker trains cops in tackling cyber-crime cases in Punjab

He failed in class eight but this 21-year-old ethical hacker is now training cops in cracking cyber-crime cases and helping big export houses in securing their vital data from online theft.

Hrithik Roshan complains to police about fake email account
Hrithik Roshan complains to police about fake email account

Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan today alleged that an unidentified person has created a fake email account in his name and is misleading his fans as well as people from film industry.

Hacking ethically can be a lucrative career

In this age of information, security often becomes the first casualty. Sanchayan Bhattacharjee looks at the profession of ethical hackers who are tasked with safeguarding this information

Hacker group targets company financial info

A hacker group has tapped into email accounts of executives in more than 100 companies that could give them lucrative access to market-moving information, a US security firm said on Monday.

Apple, FBI investigate massive celebrity photo `hack`

The FBI and Apple were urgently investigating Monday after an apparent massive hack of a cloud data service unleashed a torrent of intimate pictures of dozens of celebrities across the Internet.

Millions of debit and credit cards prone to getting hacked by malware
Millions of debit and credit cards prone to getting hacked by malware

A malware that had infected Target's cashiering system late last year is back in the news once again, leading to the susceptibility of millions of credit and debit cards getting hacked on a larger scale.

Anonymous hacks Israeli government websites to protest against offensive in Gaza

An anonymous hacking group has been launching virtual attacks on Israel government websites for over a week now.

CBI arrests hacker who stole Microsoft keys worth lakhs

CBI Friday nabbed an alleged hacker who entered into systems of software giant Microsoft to steal product keys worth lakhs and is feared to have compromised some government websites as well in the process.

Google unveils `Project Zero` hacker squad to defend people against cyber-attacks

Tech titan Google on Wednesday unveiled `Project Zero` - a team of elite hackers designated for checking internet security holes and defending people from cyber-attacks.

Hacker turned FBI informant `Sabu` walks free

A convicted computer hacker Hector Xavier Monsegur, popularly known as Sabu, has walked free after he helped the US authorities foil hundreds of cyber attacks.

Quick tips to secure passwords revealed!

With increasing online threat to privacy, it has become very important to secure your important password and information online from hackers. And the secret to it is, it should be easy to remember and hard to guess.

Chinese hackers went into overdrive to steal US drone technology: Report

Chinese hackers have been reportedly trying to monitor and gain access to the technology used by the US in developing military drones.

Researchers identify Chinese hacking group that attacks `high-value` targets

Researchers from security firm Symantec have reportedly unearthed a hacking group, based in China, which is believed to attack specific ` high-value` targets.

Syria Electronic Army hacks US Marines website

The SEA is a hacker group that claimed responsibility for disrupting the New York Times, social networking website Twitter and others media websites, Xinhua reported.

Saudi Arabia e-security centre to prevent hacking

Saudi Arabia has set up a national e-security centre to protect the country`s e-system from hackers, a media report said Tuesday.

Blasts in White house, Barack Obama injured: Hacked AP twitter a/c

US President Barack Obama is fine, a presidential spokesman said today after a hacked AP Twitter account sent out fake news about two bomb blasts at the White House and that the President was injured.

UK police say they won`t charge hacker

British authorities say they`ve opted not to charge a computer hacker who waged a decade-long struggle to avoid trial in the US for breaking into military computers.