The FBI Is Investigating a Cyberattack on Continental Tire

The FBI Is Investigating a Cyberattack on Continental Tire

Continental AG’s headquarters in Hannover, Germany Photo: Julian Stratenschulte/picture alliance (Getty Images) Earlier this month, tire manufacturer Continental revealed that it was the target of a cyberattack in August. The German company also announced that it was investigating the data breach. However, Continental has refused to comment on reports that the data is being sold … Read more

2K Customer Data Stolen, Sold Online After Support Desk Scam

2K Customer Data Stolen, Sold Online After Support Desk Scam

screenshot: NBA 2K23 Back in September, 2K suffered a data breach when hackers were somehow able to gain access to the company’s support desk, and in doing so impersonate official channels in order to get hold of people’s data. At the time the company wasn’t sure what, exactly, had been stolen, but it does now. … Read more

Will the Rockstar Hack Delay Grand Theft Auto 6?

Will the Rockstar Hack Delay Grand Theft Auto 6?

Photo: Luca Lorenzelli (Shutterstock) What, if any, is the impact of a severe hack earlier this week going to be on Rockstar Games’ business? The game publisher’s systems were breached just days ago in what some are calling the biggest hack of its kind in recent memory. Known for popular franchises like Red Dead tea … Read more

GTA Publisher Take-Two’s Bad Week Gets Worse With Disaster Hack

GTA Publisher Take-Two’s Bad Week Gets Worse With Disaster Hack

screenshot: 2K / Kotaku Take-Two is definitely not having a good time of it. Following the weekend’s colossal leak of GTA VIits septimana horribilis continue with the fresh news that its 2K Games support services have been hackedand customers are now being sent out phishing scams. Posting to the official 2K Support Twitter account, 2K … Read more

How Much Crypto Has Been Stolen in the Last Three Months?

How Much Crypto Has Been Stolen in the Last Three Months?

Photo: Dan Kitwood (Getty Images) Cryptocurrencies havehaven’t been doing so hot lately. The last three or four months have seen price plummet, and the general outlook for crypto bros (and gals) has been grim. But crypto’s cruel summer and the instability that’s come with it haven’t changed the fact that fraud, theft, and financial mayhem … Read more

Hackers offer data on 1 billion Chinese after alleged leak | Business and Economy News

Hackers offer data on 1 billion Chinese after alleged leak |  Business and Economy News

Hackers claim to have obtained a trove of data on 1 billion Chinese from a Shanghai police database in a leak that, if confirmed, could be one of the largest data breaches in history. In a post on the online hacking forum Breach Forums last week, someone using the handle “ChinaDan” offered to sell nearly … Read more

Top US court seeks Biden input on lawsuit against Israel’s NSO | Cybersecurity News

Top US court seeks Biden input on lawsuit against Israel’s NSO |  Cybersecurity News

The United States Supreme Court wants the administration of President Joe Biden to weigh in on whether NSO Group has sovereign immunity from civil litigation in US courts to assess whether a lawsuit by WhatsApp against the Israeli spyware company can proceed. NSO Group’s lawyers had argued that because the company’s product is used by … Read more

North Korea hackers accused of Axie Infinity crypto heist | Cybercrime News

North Korea hackers accused of Axie Infinity crypto heist |  Cybercrime News

North Korea’s hacking program dates back to the mid-1990s and is believed to employ some 6,000 people. The United States has linked North Korean hackers to a multi-million dollar cryptocurrency heist last month focusing on players of the popular Axie Infinity game. The March hack of Blockchain project Ronin was one of the biggest to … Read more

Hydra Darknet Market Shuttered, $25 Million in Bitcoin Seized

Hydra Darknet Market Shuttered,  Million in Bitcoin Seized

Photo: LagartoFilm (Getty Images) Hydra, a long time dark web cesspool of money laundering and drug sales, has been shut down by police. On Tuesday, officials with Germany’s Federal Criminal Police Office announced Hydra’s demise, revealing in a press release that authorities had seized much of the site’s server infrastructure, as well as some 543 … Read more