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Sociale media Skype overgenomen door Syrische hackers (NL) | www.nu.nl
| 02-01-2014 | Syrische hackers hebben woensdagavond berichten geplaatst via de sociale media-accounts van Skype. Een tweet riep mensen op om geen Microsoft-producten te gebruiken."Ze houden uw accounts in de gaten en verkopen de gegevens aan overheden", aldus de neptweet. Skype is...
BBC Server Took Over by Russian Cybercriminal (EN) | www.computerworld.in
| 02-01-2014 | A Russian hacker gained access to a BBC server over the Christmas period and attempted to sell access to it to other cybercriminals, reports suggest. A Russian hacker gained access to a BBC server over the Christmas period and attempted to sell access to it to other cybercriminals, re...
Journey Into Incident Response: Malware and the Self-Deleting Batch File Method (NL) | journeyintoir.blogspot.nl
| 01-01-2014 | Data destruction is an anti-forensic technique where data is deleted to limit the amount of forensic evidence left on a system. One data destruction anti-forensic technique leveraged by malware are self-deleting droppers and downloaders. The use of this technique can be seen in the Da...
Confirmed: Hackers exploit Snapchatâs security hole, leak 4.6m usernames and phone numbers online (EN) | thenextweb.com
| 01-01-2014 | If youâre a Snapchat user, then you might be interested to know that someone may havefound a way to save the usernames and phone numbers for 4.6 million accounts. The website SnapchatDB.info allows anyone to simply grab either as a SQL dump or a CSV text file information that the cr...
Security and resilience 'primary aim' of critical infrastructure planning, says new NIPP (EN) | www.fiercehomelandsecurity.com
| 01-01-2014 | A revised National Infrastructure Protection Plan issued by the Homeland Security Department in late December places greater emphasis on security and resilience than its predecessor from 2009.Security and resilience are "the primary aim of critical infrastructure homeland security pla...
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