Tagged: hacking


The language of security, Dr Jessica Barker

Yesterday Dr Jessica Barker, a security consultant and sociology expert, performed a talk at BSides London. Her talk, called ‘Cyber by any other name would smell as insecure’, was designed to focus on the terminology...


US army website shut down after hacking attack

Yesterday the US army had ‘temporarily’ taken down their website (army.mil ) after a hacking attempt supposedly performed by the Syrian Electronic Army. Brig Gen Malcolm Frost, the chief of the army public affairs, had...


Dropbox passwords allegedly leaked

It has been reported that hundreds of passwords belonging to Dropbox users have been leaked online. This coming with hackers threatening to release millions more accounts in exchange for bitcoins. In response to these...