baliinternationaleducation.com was hacked by Nyro Hacker and Cosmo Hacker. Nyro hacker is an active hacker who has been hacking several websites by teaming up with other hackers.This time he teamed up with Cosmo Hacker.One more website was hacked during the week by these hackers, http://meganews.com.pk, a Pakistani News website.
Phishing is one old technique from which hackers retrieve personal information of targeted individual. Many online services related to 'online money transaction' keeps warning their customers about phishing, to prevent them from being trapped. A new scam has been reported by Millersmiles on the 26th of September relating to online banking.It was titled : Urgent Notification (Protect Your online Banking)
"We Are Legion: The Story of the Hacktivists" is a documentary that takes us inside the world of Anonymous, the radical "hacktivist" collective that has redefined civil disobedience for the digital age. The film explores the historical roots of early hacktivist groups like Cult of the Dead Cow and Electronic Disturbance Theater and then follows Anonymous from 4chan to a full-blown movement with a global reach, one of the most transformative of our time.
A nice documentary related to Anonymous. Different views from different people about what is Anonymous? Who is Anonymous? etc..
Katerina Stanisi website was hacked and defaced by Indian hacker Nyro hacker. Katerina Stanisi is a musician and she has around 1700 followers on Facebook. Nyro hacker hasn't been active lately but he came back with quite a hard one,defacing a celebrity website.
A hosting website has been hacked by Indian Hackers known as H4x4rwOw & ShOrTy420. ShOrTy420 is one active Indian hacker who has been 'working' with several other hackers in hacking and defacing websites since quite a long time.
19 Japanese websites has been under cyber attack since the 11th of September after Japan Government decided to nationalize the Senkaku Islands.These websites included banking website, private sector companies websites as well as Government websites.
Through a pastebin document posted on 16th September, we were able to see the whole database of International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP). This has not been confirm whether these data are genuine.Find below an extract from the document.
On the 14th of September, a new Paypal phishing scam was reported at Millersmiles.The fake Paypal website has been well design so that victims get trapped more easily.
The mail goes as follows:
"PAYPAL SERVICE - UPDATE REQUIRED FOR YOUR
Because of concerns for the security and
integrity of your account, we issued this
It has been brought to our attention that
your account access must be updated as part
of our ongoing commitment to
protect your account and reduce cases of
fraud on our website.
If you could take 5-10 minutes of your
online experience and update your records.
Once you have updated your account, yo..."
So,dear readers,don't get fool by such stuff. Do not provide personal information like password to untrusted emails or website which you are being redirected to.This is the best way for unethical hackers to get access to your account and steal money from you!
Charlie Miller, the former Apple developer is joining Twitter security team. He wrote on his Twitter account:
"Monday I start on the security team at Twitter. Looking forward to working with a great team there! "
Charlie Miller became famous after his hacks on iPhone by finding vulnerable holes and exploiting them. He has been working for 5 years as a global network sploitation analyst fot the NSA.
Through the Twitter account of OpUkraine , we came across a pastebin document from Anonymous. This document consisted about the Internet domain registrar and web hosting company GoDaddy. Below is what was there in the document.At the time of writting this post,the document had already received 1900 hits within one hour.
A hacking group known as Turkish Ajan Hacker Group has hacked the worlds largest fast food pizza company and has leaked all the user credentials in 8 pastebin document. These document consist of user ids, city, forename, mobile phone number, state, password, email address and location address. Going through these document, we can observe that the password are unencrypted,that is, they have been stored in plain text. There is around 37000 user credential in all.
Several websites were defaced by a hacker called 'Phoenix64' . Nothing much was written on these defaced page. The hacker greeted some people at the end.He also added the Indian National Anthem as a background music.
Indian Hacker known as Jaguar Hacker hits again. Its been a while we haven't seen him around.So here's a little something from him.The sub domain of techbyte4u.com was defaced,just like,some days back a Pakistani hacker defaced The Hacker News[THN] sub domain.
The Hacker News[THN], one of the leading website providing news about hacking and IT security sub domain has been hacked and defaced by well known Pakistani hacker Shadow008. By the time we are writting this,the sub domain has been taken offline and in unavailable,we provided the mirror link of how the defaced webpage was.
BitCoin trading exchange had to stop operation after a hacker was able to bypass the security and steal
24000 unit in virtual currency.
The hacker first accessed the BitFloor server and once there he discovered an unencrypted backup of the keys used for online transaction.Roman Shtylman, the founder of BitCoin Trading Exchange is trying to solve this issues so that the site can operate again.
"I still have all of the logs for accounts, trades, and transfers. I know exactly how much each user currently has in their account for both USD and BTC. No records were lost in this attack." he said
After members of Teamr00t, its now the turn of members of the hacking group Bangladesh Grey Hat Hackers to hit on Israeli websites. More than 60 websites were defaced by them.All the websites with mirrors are provided in the pastebin document.
Several Israeli websites were hacked by members of the hacking group known as Teamr00t.Some of the website has gone offline for restoring and others are still with the defaced page done by the members. On most of the website,the same message was posted with the above image.
Several websites were hacked today by Soldier of God,also known in short as SOG, a Pakistani hacker who has been attacking several Indian websites before. All the websites seems to be related to certification like CCNA and CCNP (not confirmed). Below is the list of all the websites defaced.Mirrors as well has been provided.Other website like routermania.in was hacked some month back by SOG.