Hacked: Hacking Finance

Hacked: Hacking Finance



Japanese PM’s Website Targeted in Anonymous Takedown Protesting Whaling

Posted on December 10th, 2015.

A twitter account of an activist hacker purporting to be a part of the hacktivist collective Anonymous has taken claim for the shutdown of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s personal website. In a daily briefing on Thursday, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga confirmed in a daily briefing that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s...



Japan’s Cybercriminals Take Payments in PlayStation Codes

Posted on October 16th, 2015.

A report from cybersecurity firm Trend Micro reveals that the cybercriminal underground in Japan is still only finding its feet despite its potential for tremendous havoc. Japan may find itself at the crossroads. It faces a growing threat posed by its cybercriminal underground that is still finding its feet and less prolific compared to...