Password Hijacking

Gawker Roadkill? How To Find Out and Recover

CLARIFICATION: This story corrects information concerning the availability of the stolen account names and passwords online.
Millions of Web users are waking up to news that broke over the weekend that systems belonging to Gawker Media were hacked and password data on millions of user accounts published on the Internet. How can you figure out if your e-mail and password were among more than a million that were stolen? Read on for instructions on figuring out if you’re one of the victims of the Gawker attack, and what to do about it.

Childs Guilty of Hijacking SF Passwords

[img_assist|nid=4578|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=100]After a six-month trial, San Francisco city admin Terry Childs was found guilty
of a sole felony count of hijacking the city’s computer system. Read the full article. [Wired]

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