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LulzSec Attacks The Sun After Coverage Of UK Hacker Ryan Cleary

The Sun’s coverage of  LulzSec mastermind hacker Ryan Clearly has got up the noses of others hackers, so much so, that they tried to take down News International servers hosting The Sun online. LulSec has been taking down websites indiscriminately for fun (or Lulz)  over the last few month. Sites that have been attacked vary […]

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Hackers Resurrect Custom OS on PS3

Hackers just don’t when to leave it alone – they have announced today that they have released a custom firmware allowing hacked PS3’s to install Linux and other homebrew software’s. The war with hackers had begun in March 2010 when Sony removed the ability to install Linux, which really annoyed the hacker community. The Japanese […]

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More Woes For Sony As Hackers Attack Sony Online Entertainment

Sony just can’t catch a break, their Playstation Network is still down, they are in the middle of the PR storm that has called in question there ability to store users credit cards and personal details for their Playstation Network. Well its just got a whole lot worse, they have just announced another intrusion, this […]

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Free Tool From AVG to Combat the New Threat of Data Snatching

Free Tool From AVG to Combat the New Threat of Data Snatching

AVG the company behind the very popular free anti virus software is running an awareness campaign about Data Snatching on the web. Data Snatching occurs when trusted websites are hi-jacked by undesirables who capture and collect visitor data. To combat this threat AVG have a free tool called LinkScanner. The average hi-jacking is less than […]

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eBay Shares the Wealth?

Whilst the tax has shown modest cuts, eBay might be the ones to pip it, i.e. Be the perfect present for a bargain Christmas. eBay has seen moderate share prices plummet in the summer and saw them rise again. Now with Christmas just around the corner, it looks unlikely that people are able to afford […]

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