College Student Gets 15 Million Miles for Hacking United Airlines

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans University of Georgia Tech student Ryan Pickren used to get in trouble for hacking websites—in 2015, he hacked his college’s master calendar and almost spent 15 years in prison. But now he’s being rewarded for his skills. Pickren participated in The…

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Bitcoin Price Plunges 20% After Hackers Steal $72 Million

Source: National Cyber Security – Produced By Gregory Evans Prices in bitcoin fell over 20% on Tuesday after a security breach at Bitfinex, a Hong Kong-based exchange. Reuters reported that almost 120,000 units of bitcoin, together worth $72 million at the time, had been stolen from online customers. The exchange…

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