Posts Tagged ‘hackers’

Facebook pays $40,000 to bug spotters

Written on August 31st, 2011 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Facebook wants you to try to hack into its site — and if you succeed, it will pay you for the details. Facebook said this week that that it […]

‘Hacked’ boy’s Facebook page: 4000 respond to open house party

Written on February 25th, 2011 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Queensland Police have issued a warning about social network security after a teenager’s Facebook site was hacked and thousands of people responded to an open house party. Police were […]

Zuckerberg’s Facebook fan site hacked

Written on January 27th, 2011 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet A Facebook fan page dedicated to the site’s creator, Mark Zuckerberg, was hacked Tuesday morning. The hack was relatively benign, only updating a single fake status update as the […]

Adelaide hacker infects 22,000 computers

Written on December 1st, 2010 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet An Adelaide computer hacker infected more than 22,000 computers in Australia and overseas with a program to capture banking details, a court has heard. Anthony Scott Harrison, 20, used […]