Anonymous continues with its Operation Last Resort, and its latest targets were the websites of the U.S.
More than 11.6 million adults were victims of identity theft in 2011, according to Javelin Strategy & Research.
A hacker by the online handle "Guccifer" has apparently managed to compromise email accounts belonging to the Bush family and some of their close friends, from which he then exfiltrated photos and email messages and made them available online for everyone to peruse.
The UK Information Commissioner's Office has fined Sony £250,000 for failing to adequately protect UK gamers' personal and possibly even financial information following the 2011 breach of its Playstation Network.
ESET has published its annual review of the past year's threat trends and compiled predictions for 2013.
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