Hackers from a group calling itself "Syria's Electronic Army" seized the English-language Facebook page of Saudi owned television news channel Al Arabiya and defaced it.
As part of Google's ongoing commitment to encouraging women to excel in computing and technology, we are pleased to announce the extension of the Google EMEA Travel and Conference Grant to any female hackers planning on attending HITBSecConf2012 - Amsterdam in May.
One of the most exciting trends of the early 21st century has been the explosion of hacker culture around the world. By hackers, I don’t mean people who pose security threats to computer networks. I’m referring simply to people who use technology to create useful products. For a number of reasons, the next few decades will see more hackers added to the global population than at any time in history. Because of their skills, hackers are uniquely positioned to become entrepreneurs and start companies.
Online voting at the NDP leadership convention has suffered delay by hackers with party officials saying they've found evidence of denial of service attacks against it's online voting system servers.
Forbes claims that the US government, amongst other possible 'customers', are paying as much as $250,000 for the privilege of having access to a 0-day Apple iOS exploit.