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Um... is Sandra Bullock registering sandrabullocksextape.porn?

A lesson in why being a nerd is good if you're an aspiring member of the paparazzi -- and the Streisand effect.

By May 31, 2015

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Google Apps bug exposes some users' personal info

A defect in Google's business software exposed e-mail addresses, mailing addresses and phone numbers of some users, making them potentially vulnerable to phishing schemes.

By March 13, 2015

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Down the rabbithole of Alfa-Arkiv

A new iOS game seems to be reviving the five-year-old Junko Junsui ARG that had apparently vanished from the web.

By July 24, 2014

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Google+ Local hotel listings commandeered

For unknown reasons, more than 3,000 hotel Web site listings on Google+ Local now point to third-party booking sites.

By January 14, 2014

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WhatsApp Web site hijacked, shows pro-Palestinian message

A group called KDMS Team claims credit for taking over the Web site of the popular messaging service, which is used to send billions of messages a day.

By October 8, 2013

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Microsoft scores xbone.com domain name

The domain taps into a nickname given to Microsoft's upcoming Xbox One, though at least one person doesn't like it.

By September 12, 2013

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Syrian Electronic Army implicated in Twitter, New York Times attacks

The hacker group gets administrator privileges for Twitter's domain name record and also appears involved in a New York Times' Web site outage.

By August 27, 2013

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'Amazing Grace' on Russian-nesting-doll theremins

Japan has scooped the Guinness World Record for the world's largest theremin ensemble, with 272 instruments shaped like matryoshka dolls.

By August 8, 2013

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Cyberattack on South Korea was part of 4-year spying campaign

McAfee releases a report saying that the massive March attack on banks and TV stations was part of an extensive campaign to steal government and military secrets.

By July 8, 2013

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South Korea probes 'massive' cyberattack

An online attack by a group called "Whois Team" downed servers at TV broadcasters and banks. Police are investigating the incident amid speculation North Korea may be involved.

By March 20, 2013