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Equifax and Transunion say hackers stole celebrity credit reports

Equifax and Transunion say hackers stole celebrity credit reports

After the social security numbers, addresses and financial details of some of the USA's top celebrities were posted online, top credit bureaus have come forward and acknowledged that fraudulent and unauthorized access to their records has taken place.

Mega-hack of celebrities exposes social security numbers, credit reports, and more...

Mega-hack of celebrities exposes social security numbers, credit reports, and more...

Beyoncé, Michelle Obama, Paris Hilton and more public figures have had their personal information exposed on the internet.

But who is behind it?

Why you shouldn't trust Google+ Verified Accounts

Why you shouldn't trust Google+ Verified Accounts

Google may have started to roll out verification badges for celebrities and public figures who have Google+ accounts. But, unfortunately, it's not going to close the door to fraud on the fledgling social network.

Britney Spears has her Twitter account hacked again

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Just over two months ago I explained on Twitter why I was following Britney Spears. In a nutshell, I follow Britney on Twitter not because I'm interested in her music or her complicated private life, but because it's the best Read more…

Britney Spears isn't dead - but her TwitPic *is* hacked

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She may very well be the name associated with more spam, virus and hack attacks than anyone else in history. Yes, step aside Paris, Angelina and Bill, my guess is that the name that hackers choose to exploit for their Read more…

Twitter: Britney, Barack, Rick and Fox News weren't phished - they were hacked

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The guys at Twitter have posted more information on their website about the high profile accounts (belonging to the likes of Britney Spears, Barack Obama, Fox News, CNN's Rick Sanchez and others) that were compromised on their website today. Fascinatingly, Read more…

Has Britney Spears had her Twitter account phished?

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(Read the update to this story: Twitter: Britney, Barack, Rick and Fox News weren't phished - they were hacked). Could Britney Spears, the troubled pop princess, have become the victim of the phishing scams that have shaken Twitter users in Read more…

Another Google Earth video - this time starring Britney Spears

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We had a great response to the blog entry we posted yesterday, describing how we have used Google Earth to track malware and spam campaigns around the world. Some of you have asked for a better look at the malware Read more…