The personal and professional details of about 2.7 crore members registered with the retirement fund body Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) have been exposed to data theft. In a letter to the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, the Central Provident Fund Commissioner has written that hackers have stolen data from the Aadhaar seeding portal Read more about Provident Fund Hacked, Possible Data Theft of 2.7 Crore People[…]
Luis Fonsi’s record-breaking video for “Despacito” appears to have been deleted from YouTube in an apparent hack. Just five days after it was announced that the video, which also features Daddy Yankee, had reached the remarkable milestone of becoming the first YouTube video in history to reach 5 billion views, it disappeared. A still on the video shows Read more about Despacito: Most watched YouTube video ever ‘deleted’ in apparent hack[…]
Pakistan’s internet-using population were slammed today with a systematic take-down of local versions of some of the world’s biggest names in tech, and several hours after first going down, Google.pk, Google.com.pk, Yahoo.pk, Apple.pk, Microsoft.pk still do not appear to be working. In all, it appears that 279 other sites in Pakistan were hacked by a group that Read more about Massive Crackdown : Google, Apple, 300 Other Pakistani Sites Hacked[…]
A foreign hacker has stolen 3.6 million Social Security numbers and 387,000 credit and debit card numbers from South Carolina’s Department of Revenue, putting most of the state’s 4.7 million residents at risk of identity theft.
Anyone who filed a South Carolina tax return in the past 14 years may have had their Social Security number stolen and has been urged by the state government to immediately […]