Stream security flaws allows hacking into accounts

Internet-based digital distribution platform Stream has been hit by a major security flaw.

Social networking: A boon or bane for youth?
Social networking: A boon or bane for youth?

Over the last decade the popularity of social networking sites has risen to a massive scale. People seem to love the idea of communicating with each other through pictures, videos, messages and voice mails than talking face to face.

Security experts show Internet can be used to hack into moving car and turn off engine
Security experts show Internet can be used to hack into moving car and turn off engine

A pair of veteran cybersecurity researchers have shown they can use the Internet to turn off a car`s engine as it drives, sharply escalating the stakes in the debate about the safety of increasingly connected cars and trucks.

Online dating service for adulterers hacked

Online dating service for adulterers Ashley Madison has been hacked by a group.

British man charged with hacking US networks arrested

A British man accused of hacking into US government computer networks and stealing sensitive and confidential information was arrested in England Thursday, and US prosecutors said they will attempt to have him brought to New Jersey.

ISRO commercial arm Antrix's website restored

 The website of Indian space agency's commercial arm Antrix Corporation was restored on Monday, a day after its home page was found hacked by unidentified attackers, an official said.

Someone purposefully caused damage to Antrix website: ISRO
Someone purposefully caused damage to Antrix website: ISRO

The website of ISRO's commercial arm Antrix Corporation Limited appears to have not been hacked and the problem might have occurred due to a purposeful attempt by someone to link the home page to another page, an Indian Space Research Organisation official said.

ISRO’s commercial arm Antrix website ‘hacked’
ISRO’s commercial arm Antrix website ‘hacked’

The website of ISRO's commercial arm Antrix Corporation Limited was reportedly hacked today and the space agency said efforts are on to set it right.

Top US official quits after massive government hack
Top US official quits after massive government hack

The director of the US Office of Personnel Management resigned Friday after a devastating hack of government databases that saw the personal information of millions of federal workers and contractors stolen.

Hacking problem not limited to China: Hillary Clinton

Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton said on Tuesday that hacking by countries such as China and Iran posed a broad threat to US security and business, and the federal government had not done enough to protect US information.

China downplays Hillary Clinton claim it hacked US information

China on Monday downplayed an accusation by U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton that Beijing had tried to "hack into everything that doesn`t move in America". 

China hacks into everything that doesn't move: Clinton

In a scathing attack, Democratic presidential aspirant Hillary Clinton has accused China of "hacking into everything that doesn't move" in America and "stealing" huge amounts of government information.

Hillary Clinton accuses China of hacking US computers
Hillary Clinton accuses China of hacking US computers

US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accused China on Saturday of stealing commercial secrets and "huge amounts of government information," and of trying to "hack into everything that doesn`t move in America."

US spy chief says China `leading suspect` in hack

The head of US intelligence said Thursday that China is "the leading suspect" in a massive data breach of Washington`s government personnel files, but that an investigation is ongoing.

Hackers attack Canada government website: Minister

The Canadian government`s public website for applying for social services and downloading official forms was briefly shut down Wednesday in a cyberattack, a senior minister said.

France probes Russian lead in TV5Monde hacking: Sources

Russian hackers linked to the Kremlin could be behind one of the biggest attacks to date on televised communications, which knocked French station TV5Monde off air in April, sources familiar with France`s inquiry said.

Australian web provider iiNet in possible database hacking

Australian Internet provider iiNet Ltd has urged more than 30,000 customers to change their passwords after claims emerged online that hackers had been attempting to sell personal information stolen from one of the firm`s databases.

US govt computers hacked; investigators point finger at China

 Hackers believed to be working for the Chinese military breached US government computers from nearly every agency, possibly compromising the personal data of 4 million current and former employees, in what could be the biggest breach ever of the government's computer networks.

China says US comments on hacking irresponsible
China says US comments on hacking irresponsible

China on Friday labelled as "irresponsible" reports that it was behind a massive hack of personal data of millions of current and former US federal employees.

'United Islamic Cyber Force' hacks Bengal varsity website

The official website of North Bengal Agriculture University in Cooch Behar of West Bengal was hacked on Sunday by a group calling itself the United Islamic Cyber Force, a varsity official said.