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The Hacks We Can't See

We Asked Hackers To Predict The Future of Hacking

Radio Motherboard talks to hackers about tomorrow’s biggest hacks, and what you can do to be secure online.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.2.16
The Hacks We Can't See

The Motherboard Guide to Not Getting Hacked (Out of Date)

These are the basic steps you should take to keep yourself, and your data, safe online.
Joseph Cox
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
8.2.16
The Hacks We Can't See

Preserving the Ancient Art of Getting Pwned

Getting infected with a computer virus used to be so much more fun.
Emanuel Maiberg
7.30.16
The Hacks We Can't See

What’s the Future of Chinese Hacking?

Despite successful diplomatic efforts, Chinese hackers will keep attacking American targets.
Adam Segal
7.30.16
The Hacks We Can't See

Become the Best Hacker 1980 Has to Offer in ‘Quadrilateral Cowboy’

Brendon Chung’s newest is the closest you’ll get to a Mission: Impossible game.
Zack Kotzer
7.30.16
The Hacks We Can't See

What Are the Risks of Hacking Infrastructure? Nobody Really Knows

Before we learn how to defend our infrastructure against hackers, we need to understand what threats it faces.
Robert M. Lee
7.29.16
Can I Hack It

The Hacker Who Turns Office Equipment into Bugging Devices

A clever hack could broadcast sensitive secrets over radio frequencies.
MOTHERBOARD STAFF
7.29.16
The Hacks We Can't See

Hacker Mass-Scans Dark Web Sites for Vulnerabilities, Dumps Results

Justin Seitz automated a tool that reveals weaknesses in Tor hidden services.
Joseph Cox
7.29.16
The Hacks We Can't See

British Spies Used a URL Shortener to Honeypot Arab Spring Dissidents

A shadowy GCHQ unit used several Twitter accounts to try to influence protests in Iran and across the region since 2009.
Mustafa Al-Bassam
7.29.16
The Hacks We Can't See

'It's Been Harrowing': Alleged Hacker Lauri Love Awaits Extradition Decision

After final arguments this week, a UK judge will rule in September whether Love is to be extradited to the US.
Kevin E G Perry
7.29.16
The Hacks We Can't See

The ‘Danger Drone’ Is a $500 Flying Hacker Laptop

Two researchers have created a proof-of-concept for a cheap, multi-functional, hacker drone.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
7.28.16
The Hacks We Can't See

Are Data Breaches Becoming More Common?

Numbers from breach notification site Vigilante.pw indicates that data breaches really are becoming more frequent.
Joseph Cox
7.28.16