LinuxSecurity.com
Share your story
The central voice for Linux and Open Source security news
Home News Topics Advisories HOWTOs Features Newsletters About Register

Welcome!
Sign up!
EnGarde Community
Login
Polls
What is the most important Linux security technology?
 
Advisories
Community
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
SELinux
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Securitydistro
Latest Newsletters
Linux Advisory Watch: July 18th, 2014
Linux Advisory Watch: July 13th, 2014
Subscribe
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
E-mail:
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

  
Hacks/Cracks
We have thousands of posts on a wide variety of open source and security topics, conveniently organized for searching or just browsing.



Copy protection on Whistler easily cracked  20 January 2001 
Source: TheRegister - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Whistler's copy protection is by no means uncrackable, according to various of The Register's shady sources. The hardware-locked key system currently shipping with the Whistler beta seems to be fairly easy to get around, and the inconvenience of the system - . . .
 
Internet worm squirms into Linux servers  18 January 2001 
Source: CNET - Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
When trying to infect Red Hat 6.2 systems, the worm will use the RPC.statd and wu-FTP flaws, according to an analysis completed by Daniel Martin, a Debian Linux developer. RPC.statd is one of several services that a Linux server can run . . .
 
Hackers' video technology goes open source  17 January 2001 
Source: ZDNet - Posted by Dave Wreski   
DivX has been touted by some as the technology that could do for video online what MP3 did for music. The technology itself doesn't allow hackers to break through the anti-copying protections on DVDs. But used in conjunction with technologies that . . .
 
Tech firms form alliance against hackers  16 January 2001 
Source: ZDNet - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Some of the biggest names in technology, including bitter rivals Microsoft Corp. and Oracle Corp., are forming a private alliance to share sensitive information about cyber-attacks and vulnerabilities in their software and hardware products, which are used by much of the . . .
 
Besieged and busy  15 January 2001 
Source: Lawrence Journal-World - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Worried about hackers, companies flock to computer security firms to lock out dangers. If it's not a group of tech-savvy malcontents cracking into Internet powerhouses like Amazon and eBay, it's a smart-aleck Filipino kid scripting an e-mail virus, just because he . . .
 
Computer security company to hackers: Bring it on  15 January 2001 
Source: CNN - Posted by Chris Pallack   
OpenHack III, a computer-hacking contest sponsored by eWeek magazine, will feature some stiff competition when it opens Monday. In one corner is Savoy, Illinois-based Argus Systems Group, maker of a computer security product called PitBull that the company claims is virtually . . .
 
Group Says It Beat Music Security but Can't Reveal How  15 January 2001 
Source: NY Times - Posted by Jen Olson   
As part of an industry competition to test the security of a digital music copyright protection system developed by a group of entertainment and technology companies, Professor Felten was part of a group that says it successfully disabled the system. But . . .
 
U.S.-based computer security company to host computer-hacking contest  15 January 2001 
Source: Canada.com - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Ladies and gentlemen, start your modems. OpenHack III, a computer-hacking contest sponsored by eWeek magazine, will feature some stiff competition when it opens Monday. In one corner is Savoy, Ill.-based Argus Systems Group, maker of a computer security product called PitBull . . .
 
Teen plot to overthow the Internet?  14 January 2001 
Source: ZDNet - Posted by Dave Wreski   
A group of teen and young adult computer hackers allegedly planned an international conspiracy in which they hoped to ``take down the Internet'' on New Year's Eve, federal agents in Los Angeles said on Friday. The Federal Bureau of Investigation said . . .
 
Wireless spam: How can it be stopped?  14 January 2001 
Source: ZDNet - Posted by Dave Wreski   
In our wireless world, can solicitors find you anywhere within cell range if you have a data-ready wireless phone turned on? Internet users have for years been complaining about unwanted email, or spam, with messages that promise everything from quick cash . . .
 
<< Start < Prev 196 197 198 Next > End >>

Results 1951 - 1960 of 2138
    
Partner

 

Latest Features
Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
Securing a Linux Web Server
Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
Password guessing as an attack vector
Squid and Digest Authentication
Squid and Basic Authentication
Demystifying the Chinese Hacking Industry: Earning 6 Million a Night
Free Online security course (LearnSIA) - A Call for Help
What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits
Review: A Practical Guide to Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Fifth Edition
Yesterday's Edition
Anti-surveillance advocates want you to run an open, secure WiFi router
Attackers raid SWISS BANKS with DNS and malware bombs
A Convicted Hacker and an Internet Icon Join Forces to Thwart NSA Spying
Black Hat presentation on TOR suddenly cancelled
Partner Sponsor

Community | HOWTOs | Blogs | Features | Book Reviews | Networking
 Security Projects |  Latest News |  Newsletters |  SELinux |  Privacy |  Home
 Hardening |   About Us |   Advertise |   Legal Notice |   RSS |   Guardian Digital
(c)Copyright 2014 Guardian Digital, Inc. All rights reserved.