EFF to host DefCon 23 badge hacking contest

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) has announced its first DEF CON 23 Badge Hack Contest.

Nearly all Japanese pension system files kept unprotected pre-breach

An investigation into the compromising of Japan's national pension system found that 99 percent of the accessed files were without any sort of password protection.

Hacking Team hacked; leaked documents confirm sale of software to Sudan and Ethiopia

An unknown number of hackers accessed, downloaded and posted at least 400 GB-worth of documents from Hacking Team, a company often seen as aiding in human rights violations.

Dino spyware targeted 'sensitive centers' in Iran for 18 months

Masoud Biglarian, head of the CERT Coordination Center, said Iran shored up its security to protect against Dino spyware.

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FireKeepers confirms breach, says about 85,000 cards and other info are at risk

FireKeepers Casino Hotel announced that tens of thousands of payment cards may have been compromised, as well as personal information such as Social Security numbers.

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