Google Wallet prepaid cards disabled temporarily

Google acknowledged a major hole in its Google Wallet mobile payment platform this weekend after it temporarily disabled its Google Prepaid Cards. Google announced the change to Google Wallet on the Google Commerce blog. Google Wallet and Payments Vice President Osama Bedier wrote that Google was pulling the prepaid cards,…

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Providences municipal website disabled by hacker

PROVIDENCE — The city’s website was briefly disabled Sunday morning after a computer hacker gained access to a server run by the company that hosts the site. David Ortiz, spokesman for Mayor Angel Taveras, said the incident affected sites that are hosted by InMotionHosting and was not a targeted attack…

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