Tag Archives: Hackers

Digital Attack Map

Digital Attack Map – DDoS attacks around the globe Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.digitalattackmap.com This is fascinating. I knew that security agencies had access to this sort of information, but I didn’t know the public could see information like this. … Continue reading

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Car hacker sought by Canadian military – CBC.ca

The Canadian military is looking for a car hacker to hack into its vehicles to test how vulnerable they are to cyberattacks. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.cbc.ca It’s a little bit funny, but of course the best way to test … Continue reading

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Jeep hackers get new jobs at Uber’s autonomous-car lab – Engadget

Uber hires the Jeep hackers to work in its autonomous vehicle lab. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.engadget.com I often wonder if hackers do their thing to get work. They are obviously the perfect type of people to advise on IT … Continue reading

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Jewish-Arab school in Jerusalem targeted on Google-owned GPS app – Business Insider

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – A mixed Jewish-Arab… Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.businessinsider.com This is an interesting angle on the concept of crowd sourced data. In the traditional environment of cartography with mapping companies, many calls are received questioning accuracy of data … Continue reading

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Hacker drone is armed for aerial assault – RT

Events like DEFCON are great and smart vendors selling cool IoT consumer electronics, home automation and alarm systems will be asking, “would you like security with that?” If you say no, it will be at your peril. Continue reading

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GPS satellite networks are easy targets for hackers – CNNMoney

A pivotal network of space satellites doesn’t properly guard its communication, allowing hackers to hijack signals and wreak havoc. Sourced through Scoop.it from: money.cnn.com I briefly saw this story on CNN last night and while I don’t think the risk … Continue reading

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Hackers Can Disable a Sniper Rifle — Or Change Its Target

If a hacker attacks your TrackingPoint smart gun over its Wi-Fi connection, you may find the weapon is aiming at a different target than you think. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.wired.com Hacking has a number of different meanings. My involvement … Continue reading

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