Hacked: Hacking Finance

Hacked: Hacking Finance



Report: Dark Web Marketplace Dealings Revealed

Posted on September 27th, 2016.

A new report has found that hidden dark web websites across numerous countries are being utilized to sell goods illegally online. The report: Mining the Dark Web: Drugs and Fake IDs by Dr. Andres Baravalle, Dr. Sin Lee Wee, and Mr. Mauro Sanchez Lopez, found that once users had access to the websites it was a simple process of obtaining...



Indian Hackers Target Pakistan Govt. Websites for ‘Pay Back’

Posted on November 26th, 2015.

A group of Indian hackers who go with the moniker – ‘Indian Black Hats’ have targeted and defaced several Pakistan-based websites including a government domain. A group of internet hackers from India targeted and shut down at least 10 Pakistan-based websites citing ‘pay back’ on the seventh anniversary of 26/11 when a deadly...



Private Investigators Hire Hackers to Gain an Edge in Civil Court

Posted on February 23rd, 2015.

Five people, including a former San Francisco police officer were indicted by a federal grand jury in San Jose on charges that they had hacked into computers to gain an advantage in civil lawsuits. The case focuses around private investigators Nathan Moser and Peter Siragusa. The two men hired Trent Williams, a 24-year-old, and Sumit...



Hacker Claims FBI Threatened Prison If He Didn’t Work For Them

Posted on February 21st, 2015.

A 28-year-old hacker named Fidel Salinas is currently serving a six-month prison sentence after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor count of computer fraud and abuse. What’s interesting is that only a few months before, he was faced with 44 felony charges of hacking and cyber stalking. All of his felony charges were later dismissed,...