Dangers to Your Privacy from Hackers

Fiction-writers imagine how hacking could be deadly. Scary. Your computerized car could be hacked. The Internet of Things is quite vulnerable. I got hacked mid-air while writing an Apple-FBI story https://t.co/qzFkugJmIA via @usatoday — jimbuie (@jimbuie) February 28, 2016 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js The FBI could be eavesdropping on your toaster https://t.co/sWNWX4SiO6 via @HuffPostTech — jimbuie (@jimbuie) February... Continue Reading →

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Hackers Gained Greater Notoriety in 2016

Time magazine: "Hardly a week passed without news of some kind of digital breach, somewhere in the world, often establishing some kind of record—for sheer scope, for novel tactics or for setting an ominous new precedent. Hackers broke into the U.S. Department of Justice, the Internal Revenue Service and likely the National Security Agency. They... Continue Reading →

A Notorious Hacker is Caught; How Easy It Is to Hack

Super-Hacker 'Guccifer' Held and Named Guccifer is “to hacking what the Beatles are to rock and roll,” wrote New York magazine. "Stop Glorifying Hackers" wrote Diane McWhorter in The New York Times. Journalist Adam Penenberg challenged hackers to investigate him and what they found out is chilling http://pandodaily.com/2013/10/26/i-challenged-hackers-to-investigate-me-and-what-they-found-out-is-chilling/ …via @pandodaily

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