Barclays hacking attack: four charged over £1.3 million theft

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Four men have been charged in connection with the theft of £1.3m from a Barclays bank branch by taking control of its computer system. The money was transferred by a computer at a branch in Swiss Cottage, north London, in April after an alleged hacking attack. It is believed somebody posing as an engineer at […]

Belgacom Attack: Britain’s GCHQ Hacked Belgian Telecoms Firm

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A cyber attack on Belgacom raised considerable attention last week. Documents leaked by Edward Snowden and seen by SPIEGEL indicate that Britain’s GCHQ intelligence agency was responsible for the attack. Documents from the archive of whistleblower Edward Snowden indicate that Britain’s GCHQ intelligence service was behind a cyber attack against Belgacom, a partly state-owned Belgian […]

Hidden Lynx – Professional Hackers for Hire

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For the past few years, reports have continued to emerge detailing the activities of actors behind various targeted attacks or Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs). Here at Symantec Security Response, we’ve been keeping our eyes on a group that we believe are among the best of breed. We’ve given them the name of Hidden Lynx—after a […]

Rolling Stone | The Geeks on the Front Lines

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Rolling Stone’s Feature Article: The Geeks on the Front Line by: David Kushner A HackMiami Review: “The cyberwar is on,” writes David Kushner in his penetrating analysis of the information security threatscape.  In an article titled, “The Geeks on the Front Line,” Kushner describes the emergence of the new generation of “code warriors” that he […]

2013 Winter Hacker Festival

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HackMiami is proud to present  the 2013 Winter Hacker Festival in Miami Beach, Florida. Events include comprehensive SQL injection class, a Capture the Flag contest, and live music by the best performers in the nerdcore scene. This HackMiami sponsored event will be held December 5th-7th, 2013. While discussions over digital attack methodologies and information warfare […]

HackMiami Publishes Whitepaper: Analysis of the Cryptocurrency Marketplace

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HackMiami Publishes Whitepaper ‘Analysis of the Cryptocurrency Marketplace,’ Comprehensive Overview of Bitcoin, Litecoin and Related Attack Vectors Leveraged by Hackers Hackers, commodities traders, and the general population are turning to cryptocurrency during times of regional unrest and economic instability resulting in significant shifts in commodities marketplaces. MIAMI, FL (PRWEB) July 18, 2013 HackMiami has released […]