Hacked: Hacking Finance

Hacked: Hacking Finance



London Processing Firm Hires LulzSec Hacker Al-Bassam

Posted on March 17th, 2016.

Hacking can pay. Just ask Iraqi-born hacker Mustafa Al-Bassam who was sentenced to 20 months in prison for computer misuse. Secure Trading, a processing firm based in London’s Canary Wharf, has hired him to act as a security advisor, according to Business Insider. Al-Bassam — who reportedly hacked Sony, FBI affiliate Infragard, and...



10 Most Notorious Hacking Groups of All Time

Posted on September 15th, 2015.

Want to get caught up real quick on the history of hacking? This article on the 10 most notorious hacking groups of all time will help you. Don’t forget to check out our article on the 10 most notorious hackers of all time.  1. Lizard Squad Lizard Squad has claimed responsibility for the cyber attacks on Malaysia Airlines which...



Zombie CISPA Follows Lizard Squad

Posted on January 12th, 2015.

Remember CISPA, the draconian law and cousin to SOPA and PIPA, which would give the US government unprecedented control over that champion of intellectual freedom, the Internet? Well, thanks to the recent antics of hacker group Lizard Squad and the government’s insistence that these actions were actually those of “rogue...