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Lizard Squad attacks Krebs on Security

The two parties traded insults and then the LS attacked Kreb’s website.

Macs vulnerable to Thunderstrike

A malicious Thunderbolt device could implant a root kit on your Mac.

Xbox 360 SDK released by hackers

H4LT says they may post unreleased¬†games as well, they are seeking “protection” from the Lizard Squad.

Google Engineer posts details on Windows 8.1 0-Day

Waited 90 days w/o patch from Microsoft so Project Zero made the details public.

US sanctions vs N. Korea over cyberattacks

An executive order from President Obama brings new restrictions vs N. Korea with more to come.

Bogus CNN hack threat irritates FBI

A TN man claims to have threatened to hack CNN as a joke.

iCloud accounts may be vulnerable to iDict bruteforce tool

A new tool claims to bypass Apple’s brute force protection schemes.

WordPress Plugin WP Symposium under attack

If you have that plugin installed on your WP server, update asap.

CCC says it can recreate fingerprints from pictures

Using VeriFinger commercial software.

Who is the Lizard Squad

Brian Krebs has a concise set of facts about the hacker group.