What would you do if your website was compromised by SQL injection? Do you know how you would go about reporting the crime to the authorities?
A former member of the LulzSec hacking gang has admitted to attacking the Sony Pictures website, and stealing the personal information of thousands of innocent individuals.
The infamous hacker known as TinKode has been sentenced by a Romanian court - receiving a hefty fine and a suspended prison sentence.
R00tbeer is back, we're sorry to say. This time the victim is Dutch technology giant Philips.
Paul Ducklin looks at some of the mistakes made by Philips, cracks some of the stolen hashes to remind you about password choice, and keeps us mindful of the real offenders here.
A hacker calling himself r00tbeer has announced on Twitter a hack of chip vendor and Intel rival AMD.
More of a hackette, really, but there's a lesson in there anyway...
Yahoo Voices suffers a serious security breach, with over 450,000 unencrypted usernames and passwords posted online by hackers.
A new report suggests that Google's Code Search is being used by groups such as LulzSec and Anonymous to find passwords and other private data, gain access to secure networks and decide who their next victim should be.
Anonymous have continued their attacks today targeting the website myBART.org part of the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit system. They claim it is in retaliation for a police shooting earlier this summer and the recent mobile phone blackout implemented to prevent organized protests.
Sony Music Portugal is the latest Sony asset to be targeted by hackers. Is there light at the end of the tunnel? Are there other Sony websites that are still flawed?
Updated with information on 14th attack against SonyPictures.RU. Sony was hacked for the 13th time, this time exposing usernames, passwords, work emails, mobile phones and web site information on 120 Sony Europe users.
Public Television in the United States is the latest organization to suffer a data loss incident. What motivates these criminal data breaches? Is any organization off limits?
Sony Ericsson is the latest Sony property to be compromised through a SQL injection attack. Over 2,000 password hashes, email addresses and full names were disclosed. This is the tenth hack in 5 weeks, will Sony stop bleeding our data soon?
Sony Music Japan has been hacked by a group known as Lulz Security. The latest breach did not expose sensitive user details, but adds to the growing list of Sony websites vulnerable to SQL injection attacks.
Another Sony website has succumbed to an attack disclosing personal details of Sony customers. SonyMusic.gr was attacked through SQL injection and information disclosed on pastebin.com.
There has been a large amount of press in the last few days regarding "Lizamoon", the name being given to an attack which resulted in malicious code being injected into a large number of websites.
Proving that no website is ever truly secure, it is being reported that MySQL.com has succumbed to a SQL injection attack.
An analysis of the defacement of classiccars.com. Find out how to secure your site against attack and some of the techniques used by our adversaries.