Hack of Saudi Arabia Exposes Middle East Cybersecurity Flaws

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans More than a year after a drowned Syrian toddler washed up on a beach in Turkey, the tiny refugee’s body, captured in a photograph that shocked the world, reappeared on computer screens across Saudi Arabia — this time as a The…

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Private Companies Shouldn’t Be The Ones Crying ‘State-Sponsored Hack!’

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans If the U.S. government doesn’t start officially attributing cyberattacks, it risks losing control of the narrative and evolving legal norms. In the presidential debate last week, Hillary Clinton cited Russia’s responsibility for the hack of the Democratic National Committee (DNC). The…

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Drama on the Underground Hacking Scene as Black Hats Hack Each Other

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The black hat hacker known as Peace, or Peace_of_Mind, has breached and defaced one of its rival’s websites over the weekend following several incidents that can be categorized as “hacker drama.” Both hackers are quite notorious on underground hacking forums, The…

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Michelle Obama Passport Appears Online in Apparent Hack

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans The White House said it was looking into a cyber breach on Thursday. WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Thursday it was looking into a cyber breach after what appeared to be a scan of first lady Michelle Obama’s The…

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DarkNet Hackers ‘DarkOverlord’ Hack WestPark Capital Bank for Ransom

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans THE DARKOVERLORD HACKERS WHO WERE PREVIOUSLY ACTIVE ON THE DARKNET MARKETPLACES HAVE NOW HACKED WESTPARK CAPITAL INVESTMENT BANK AND DEMANDED RANSOM OR ELSE DATA WILL BE LEAKED. Recently, a Californian investment bank, WestPark Capital came under a threat when it The…

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15 Second Password Hack, Mr. Robot Style – Hak5 2101

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Pilfering Passwords with the USB Rubber Ducky Can you social engineer your target into plugging in a USB drive? How about distracting ’em for the briefest of moments? 15 seconds of physical access and a USB Rubber Ducky is all The…

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