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Hackers amass new zombie army  17 September 2000 
Source: MSNBC - Posted by Dave Wreski   
The nation's government-funded computer security watchdog issued a warning Friday that computer intruders have taken control of hundreds of computers connected to the Internet. The attackers are in a position to launch a serious attack, according to the CERT Coordination Center, . . .
So-called hackers: please grow up  15 September 2000 
Source: TheRegister - Posted by Chris Pallack   
We ran a story, Wednesday, on SDMI's open challenge to hackers to break its new music codes with the incentive of $10,000 for anyone that did. Yes, it was a PR stunt but it was a pretty good one. And a bloody big gamble.. . .
Linux community snubs SDMI hacker challenge  15 September 2000 
Source: ZDNet UK - Posted by Dave Wreski   
The Linux Journal is sponsoring a boycott of the Secure Digital Music Initiative hacking challenge, which starts Friday and promises to pay $10,000 (£6,100) to any hacker who strips out the watermark from a digital song.. . .
Hackers offered £7,000 to crack copyright protection technology  13 September 2000 
Source: ananova - Posted by Jen Olson   
The organisation responsible for coming up with a global standard for the secure distribution of music over the internet is to enlist the support of hackers. The Secure Digital Music Initiative has laid down a $10,000 (£7,000) challenge to anyone who . . .
Hacker Tells OPEC - Lower Oil Price, Help the Poor  13 September 2000 
Source: excite news - Posted by Jen Olson   
An internet hacker has broken into OPEC's Web site to tell the oil cartel in no uncertain terms to lower crude prices and help the world's poor. "I think I speak for everyone out there (the entire planet) when I say . . .
Suspect arrested in nuclear weapons lab hacking  12 September 2000 
Source: CNET - Posted by Jen Olson   
A man suspected of hacking into a computer at a nuclear weapons laboratory last year has been arrested. Benjamin Breuninger, 21, was taken into custody yesterday by federal agents at his Minnesota home on charges of unauthorized access of a protected . . .
Hackers' invitation to hit system links  12 September 2000 
Source: - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Far from being an expression of masochism, the strategy aims to test on the ground the stability and robustness of the corporate information system. Over the past year, companies such as Computer Associates, Ernst & Young and Compuware have begun setting . . .
Vandals up attacks on Linux Web pages  12 September 2000 
Source: TheStar [LinuxToday] - Posted by Dave Wreski   
Do you know which operating system your Web server's running? If the answer is Linux, there's an increasing chance your home page will be attacked. According to statistics gathered by security research group Attrition, Linux-based Web sites are four times more . . .
Insurgency on the Internet  11 September 2000 
Source: CNN - Posted by Dave Wreski   
A nice compendium of the most noteworthy hacks/cracks in history. Includes a gallery of hacked sites, a definition of 'hacking', most recent hacking info, and general hacking links.
Western Union Hit by Hackers  11 September 2000 
Source: - Posted by Jen Olson   
Hackers stole credit and debit card information from 15,700 online customers of Western Union, whose Web site was unprotected while undergoing maintenance. By Sunday evening, no cases of credit card fraud had been reported to the Englewood, Colo.-based company, and only . . .
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