Attack of the plagiarising hacker

Wednesday, 5 March 2008, 8:54 AM EST

A mystery hacker has been trying to discredit the company behind an Australian web-based technology news service by posting unauthorised reports, changing dates, bylines and editing stories, it is claimed.

The miscreant - whose intrusions were discovered only last month - had been tampering with websites operated by 4Square Media for two years, David Richards, the CEO of the company, said.

At SMH.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Cloned, booby-trapped Dark Web sites steal bitcoins, login credentials

Apart from being a way for dissidents and journalists to do their business without being spotted and identified by "the powers that be", the Dark Web is also a place where criminals sell and buy illegal wares and services and, apparently, where they also get robbed by scammers.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Jul 3rd
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //