German hospital hacked, patient taken to another city dies

The hospital said that that “there was no concrete ransom demand.” It added that there are no indications that data is irretrievably lost and that its IT systems are being gradually restarted.

published on : 17th September 2020

Hackers entered Trump's Twitter account with 'yourfired' password

The Dutch hackers found Trump's password because of a 2012 LinkedIn data breach involving a database of 117 million usernames and passwords.

published on : 11th September 2020

Nachiyarpuram: Youth killed while trying to rustle goats; another loses arm

A 24-year-old youth was hacked to death by a group of people when he and his friends were allegedly attempting to rustle goats from a farm in Nachiyarpuram here in the wee hours of Wednesday.

published on : 6th August 2020

KSEB’s online payment site hacked

 Kerala State Electricity Board’s Facebook page saw a strange post from a hackers’ group, K Hackers claiming that they have hacked the board’s online site.

published on : 2nd August 2020

Twitter says hackers manipulated employees to gain access to accounts

The hack is the largest the company has ever experienced which may put a dent in the security reputation of what is essentially the world's de facto wire service.

published on : 18th July 2020

Personal data of top celebrities including Priyanka Chopra, Robert De Niro hacked

The trove of data stolen from the New York-based firm by hackers "a total of 756GB" includes contracts, nondisclosure agreements, phone numbers and email addresses.

published on : 12th May 2020

Actress Urvashi Rautela's Facebook account hacked

Urvashi realized that her Facebook has been hacked when a few posts, comprising pornographic content, started originating from the account.

published on : 25th April 2020

'Hacked' review: A so-so film that speaks of internet era’s predatory behaviour

Hacked follows the tried-and-tested formula of the stalker trope with a whole lot of tech stuff thrown in for good measure (half of which seems wildly implausible).

published on : 8th February 2020

Tribal youth hacked to death by kin

A 26-year-old tribal youth engaged in catching pigs was hacked to death in public allegedly by four of his relatives near Mayiladuthurai on Saturday night.

published on : 20th January 2020

Adam Sandler's Twitter account hacked

The hacker tweeted several racist, sexist and anti-Semitic messages but they were quickly taken down.

published on : 3rd January 2020

Tamil Nadu photographer's data gets encrypted by hackers; threatened to pay USD 980

The victim opened a mail in his inbox after which he files in the computer were encrypted by hackers, who according to the police, are not from India.

published on : 15th December 2019

India asks Facebook for update on hacking impact

Facebook has Monday been verbally asked to update the government on the number of Indian users impacted by the recent attack.

published on : 2nd October 2018

Activists of CPM and RSS fatally hacked in Kerala

The RSS worker, identified as Shimoj, was attacked with sharp objects and sustained injuries on his face and chest. CPM member Babu was also hacked to death in Mahe.

published on : 8th May 2018

Defence Ministry website hacked, nine more government sites affected​

The trouble began with the Defence Ministry website where a Chinese character appeared on top of its home page when www.mod.gov.in was opened.

published on : 6th April 2018
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