Tagged: hacker

Hacker Steals All of Silk Road’s $2 Million Bitcoins

Hacker Steals All of Silk Road’s $2 Million Bitcoins

The latest incarnation of Silk Road, an illicit goods Internet marketplace that was shut down by the FBI in October, has been hacked and had all of its bitcoins stolen. According to Defcon, a...

Microsoft Gives Hacker $100,000 For Finding Security Holes

Microsoft Gives Hacker $100,000 For Finding Security Holes

It’s a battle of good against evil in the software security world, and Microsoft wants the good guys to win. The company has paid a hacker in Australia a $100,000 reward for identifying security...

Corporate Attacks Hint Of A Coming ‘Cyber Pearl Harbor’

Corporate Attacks Hint Of A Coming ‘Cyber Pearl Harbor’

Hacker inside (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Hackers have already unleashed World War III in World of Warcraft, killing the avatars of thousands of innocent gamers. Is the real world next? Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta thinks so....