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Domino’s Pizza blackmailed by hackers

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Hacking group, Rex Mundi have been blackmailing the French and Belgian chains of Domino’s Pizza for 30,000 euros with the threat of releasing stolen account information of over 600,000 Domino’s customers. The hackers wrote on a Web clipboard service that each record contained a customer’s name, address, telephone number, email address,… Read more »

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Inside Breach Exposes Hospital Data

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Alabama’s Flowers Hospital recently began notifying an undisclosed number of patients that their personal information may have been stolen by a former employee. “Flowers Hospital’s laboratory processes lab tests submitted to us by your health care provider,” hospital privacy officer Patti Hatcher explained in a notification letter. “Unfortunately, we discovered on… Read more »

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Internet Explorer at risk of hijacking

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Microsoft has warned of a new security flaw in all versions of its Internet Explorer web browser for Windows PCs. A patch has yet to be released for the crocked code. The flaw allows miscreants to hijack at risk Windows computers. It’s all due to “the way Internet Explorer accesses… Read more »

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Medical devices manufacturer’s network hacked

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Hackers have penetrated the computer networks of a top US medical device makers. The attacks struck manufacturer, Medtronic, the world’s largest medical device maker, Boston Scientific and St. Jude Medical sometime during the first half of 2013 and it is thought that the hack might have lasted as long as… Read more »

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Credit card hackers hit Neiman Marcus

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According to independent security researcher Brian Krebs US department store Neiman Marcus confirmed that its database of customers was hacked last month. The Neiman Marcus breach occurred around mid-December, the same time as the Target attack which has seen up to 110 million customers affected. Another similarity to the Target attack is… Read more »

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Dick Cheney’s terror attack fears result in heart implant modification

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Former Vice President Dick Cheney has revealed that he once feared that terrorists could use the electrical device that had been implanted next to his heart as a means of assassination. The device was wireless and therefore open to security threat. After years of heart trouble, including the first of five… Read more »

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