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Kickstarter hacked, loses control over customer data

In an email with the subject “Important Kickstarter Security Notice“ sent to all customers, the CEO of  the company announced that on Wednesday, Feb 12, 2014, law enforcement officials contacted Kickstarter and alerted them that hackers had sought and gained unauthorized access … Continue reading

Ubisoft breached, users asked to reset passwords

If you’re a Ubisoft customer, you probably wondered why you are  being asked to reset your password. Ubisoft is now part of the “big family” of prominent websites that got hacked and lost customer data: LinkedIn, eHarmony, LastFM and others. … Continue reading

Opera.com hacked, distributed malware signed with their certificate to probably thousand of users (Update)

According to a post on the Opera Security Blog, the company suffered on June 19th “a targeted attack on  internal network infrastructure”. The attackers were able to obtain at least one old and expired Opera code signing certificate, which they have … Continue reading

Evernote hacked – all users have to change passwords

This is how the nightmare of having a bad press starts: Evernote’s Operations & Security team has discovered and blocked suspicious activity on the Evernote network that appears to have been a coordinated attempt to access secure areas of the … Continue reading

Linux.com and kernel.org down for maintenance due to security breacheas

On September 8th, 2011 the Linux Foundation found out that some of their servers were breached and decided to suspend the websites until they find out what exactly has happened. The  LinuxFoundation.org and Linux.com websites are currently down for maintenance. Interestingly, the … Continue reading