Articles by 'Gotham'

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 19, Softpedia – (International) OpGabon: Gabon Ministry of Justice, other government sites attacked by Anonymous. Members of a hacktivist group have disrupted a number of Web sites that belong to the government of Gabon by distributing DDoS attacks. A few participants attempted to utilize a web-based DDoS attack tool to send large amounts of packets in an effort to render the sites inoperable.Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/OpGabon-Gabon-Ministry-of-Justice-Other-Government-Sites-Attacked-by-An... read more.

  • April 22, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 19, Softpedia – (International) OpGabon: Gabon Ministry of Justice, other government sites attacked by Anonymous. Members of a hacktivist group have disrupted a number of Web sites that belong to the government of Gabon by distributing DDoS attacks. A few participants attempted to utilize a web-based DDoS attack tool to send large amounts of packets in an effort to render the sites inoperable.Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/OpGabon-Gabon-Ministry-of-Justice-Other-Government-Sites-Attacked-by-An... read more.

  • April 22, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 18, IDG News Service – (International) US Bitcoin exchange BitFloor shuts down again. Due to issues with financials, BitFloor, the largest Bitcoin exchange in the U.S. closed down indefinitely and will return all funds. The exchange is unable to provide the same amount of USD deposits and withdrawals as it has in the past. Source: http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/041813-us-bitcoin-exchange-bitfloor-shuts-268848.html April 18, Softpedia – (International) Malware alert: Fertilizer plant explosio... read more.

  • April 19, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 18, IDG News Service – (International) US Bitcoin exchange BitFloor shuts down again. Due to issues with financials, BitFloor, the largest Bitcoin exchange in the U.S. closed down indefinitely and will return all funds. The exchange is unable to provide the same amount of USD deposits and withdrawals as it has in the past. Source: http://www.networkworld.com/news/2013/041813-us-bitcoin-exchange-bitfloor-shuts-268848.html April 18, Softpedia – (International) Malware alert: Fertilizer plant explosio... read more.

  • April 19, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 17, Softpedia – (International) Oracle fixes 128 vulnerabilities with April 2013 CPU. A Critical Patch Update (CPU) from Oracle closed a total of 128 security vulnerabilities in its various products, including 42 in Java SE, 39 of which can be exploited without authentication. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Oracle-Fixes-128-Vulnerabilities-With-April-2013-CPU-345992.shtml April 17, The H – (International) Apple updates Safari and Java 6 support. Apple released updates for its Safari browser... read more.

  • April 18, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 17, Softpedia – (International) Oracle fixes 128 vulnerabilities with April 2013 CPU. A Critical Patch Update (CPU) from Oracle closed a total of 128 security vulnerabilities in its various products, including 42 in Java SE, 39 of which can be exploited without authentication. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Oracle-Fixes-128-Vulnerabilities-With-April-2013-CPU-345992.shtml April 17, The H – (International) Apple updates Safari and Java 6 support. Apple released updates for its Safari browser... read more.

  • April 18, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 16, The H – (International) Attackers gain access to Linode customer data. Hosting company Linode provided details of an attack on its servers, stating that attackers gained access to one of its Web servers as well as part of its backend code and customer database. Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Attackers-gain-access-to-Linode-customer-data-1842777.html April 16, IDG News Service – (International) Symantec report finds small businesses battered by cybercrime. Symantec’s Internet... read more.

  • April 17, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 16, The H – (International) Attackers gain access to Linode customer data. Hosting company Linode provided details of an attack on its servers, stating that attackers gained access to one of its Web servers as well as part of its backend code and customer database. Source: http://www.h-online.com/security/news/item/Attackers-gain-access-to-Linode-customer-data-1842777.html April 16, IDG News Service – (International) Symantec report finds small businesses battered by cybercrime. Symantec’s Internet... read more.

  • April 17, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 15, Softpedia – (International) Web hosting company Linode hacked, Seclist.org impacted. Linode, the Web hosting provider for Seclist.org, detected suspicious activity on its networks as attackers attempted to access the virtual private server (VPS) systems of Seclist.org. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Web-Hosting-Company-Linode-Hacked-Seclist-org-Impacted-345365.shtml April 15, Threatpost – (International) Online poker rooms fraught with vulnerabilities. Findings published by two research... read more.

  • April 16, 2013

By Gotham, Posted in Security

April 15, Softpedia – (International) Web hosting company Linode hacked, Seclist.org impacted. Linode, the Web hosting provider for Seclist.org, detected suspicious activity on its networks as attackers attempted to access the virtual private server (VPS) systems of Seclist.org. Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Web-Hosting-Company-Linode-Hacked-Seclist-org-Impacted-345365.shtml April 15, Threatpost – (International) Online poker rooms fraught with vulnerabilities. Findings published by two research... read more.

  • April 16, 2013