Yahoo hack hits half a billion users
Yahoo announces that data from as many as 500 million user accounts were stolen in a breach during 2014. The data breach poses many problems for Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer as she tries to close a $4.8bn sale to Verizon Communication who were only made aware of the leak two days ago. With the deal not set to close […] The post Yahoo hack hits half a billion users appeared first on AhelioTech.
Are all hackers criminals?
Not all hackers are created equal. The terms ‘hacker’ and ‘cyber criminal’ seem to be used interchangeably in online media which is both misleading and reductive. A cybercriminal uses online means to profit from illegal activity regardless of the cost to its many victims. Hacker is a blanket term that doesn’t allow for much differentiation […] The post Are all hackers criminals? appeared first on ...