Hackers

  1. WATCH: Heartbleed Security Flaw Explained in Simple English

    This video offers an explanation of the Heartbleed security flaw that even non-techies can understand.

    April 9, 2014
  2. How to Find Out if Your Snapchat Info Leaked

    Late New Year’s Eve, 4.6 million Snapchat usernames and phone numbers leaked online. Find out if your information was exposed here.

    January 2, 2014
  3. Gary Davis, Silk Road’s ‘Libertas’? 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    The FBI has arrested three alleged administrators of SIlk Road, an anonymous online black market. Gary Davis is one of them. Here’s what we know about him.

    December 20, 2013
  4. PHOTOS: ‘Million Mask March’ Hacktivists Descend on D.C.

    Hacktivists in Guy Fawkes masks rallied across the globe to fight for Internet freedom and against government surveillance.

    November 5, 2013
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  5. Feds Bust British Hacker for Breaching U.S. Military: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Laurie Love of Stradishall, England, is a hacker charged with breaching U.S. military networks. Here’s what you should know about him.

    October 28, 2013
  6. Cassidy Wolf, Miss Teen USA 2013: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Cassidy Wolf is using her newfound celebrity as Miss Teen USA to highlight online criminality.

    August 17, 2013
  7. Twitter’s ‘Report Abuse’ Button — Sensible or Censorship? 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    After three female journalists in the UK were threatened with bomb scares, Twitter responded to the surge in sexist attacks with updated abuse features — sparking a vicious war of words between feminists and hacktivists.

    August 3, 2013
  8. Corina Cretu, Colin Powell Mistress? 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    Corina Cretu is a Romanian politician who shared “very personal emails” with Colin Powell. The hacker Guccifer threatened to release them.

    August 2, 2013
  9. Reuters Twitter Account Hacked By Syrian Electronic Army

    Reuters is added to the long list of news organizations that have been attacked in the past few months.

    July 30, 2013
  10. Famed Hacker Barnaby Jack Dead: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

    White hat hacker Barnaby Jack has died, just a week before he was supposed to speak at a conference about how to kill someone by hacking a pacemaker.

    July 26, 2013
  11. China Hacks U.S. Military Secrets: Top 10 Facts You Need to Know

    Yesterday Chinese-backed cyber spies hacked crucial U.S. military secrets, including the most expensive weapon system of all time.

    May 28, 2013
  12. LivingSocial HACKED: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    LivingSocial users might wanna change their passwords ASAP.

    April 26, 2013
  13. Anonymous Hacks Westboro Baptist Church Facebook Page

    The church are taking more heat for their evilness.

    April 17, 2013
  14. EXCLUSIVE: Solo Hacker Carried Out Biggest Cyberattack Ever

    According to a source speaking exclusively to Heavy.com, a solo hacker from Stophaus managed to initiate the largest cyberattack ever against Spamhaus.

    March 29, 2013
  15. Meet the Man Behind the Biggest Cyberattack in History [EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW]

    In an interview with Heavy.com, Sven Olaf Kamphuis talks about Cyberbunker, Stophaus, the attack on Spamhaus, and anti-Semitism.

    March 28, 2013