Tesla Wins Case Against Former Employee Accused Of Hacking, Transferring Data

Tesla

Tesla had filed a lawsuit against Martin Tripp, who formerly worked at the Tesla Gigafactory in Nevada, in 2018 claiming that he had admitted to writing software that hacked the carmaker’s manufacturing operating system. By  Reuters | Published: 44 minutes ago   Views View Photos Tesla’s former employee was fired for hacking and transferring company … Read more Tesla Wins Case Against Former Employee Accused Of Hacking, Transferring Data

Tesla Wins Case Against Ex-Employee Fired For Hacking, Leaking Data

NDTV News

The former Tesla employee had transferred several gigabytes of data to third parties. (File) US electric carmaker Tesla Inc won its case against a former employee, who was fired for hacking and transferring company data to third parties, according to court documents filed on Thursday. Tesla had filed a lawsuit against Martin Tripp, who formerly … Read more Tesla Wins Case Against Ex-Employee Fired For Hacking, Leaking Data

Twitter Says Tighter Security Measures For US Political Accounts Soon

NDTV News

The Twitter accounts will be required to use a strong password. (Representational) Twitter Inc, which was recently targeted in a hacking campaign that compromised the accounts of prominent political figures and celebrities, said on Thursday it was implementing more security measures for certain election-related accounts in the United States. Accounts belonging to the US executive … Read more Twitter Says Tighter Security Measures For US Political Accounts Soon

5 Chinese Charged In Mega Hacking Scheme, Indian Networks Hit: US

NDTV News

The Chinese nationals have been declared fugitive, said Justice Department. (Representational) Washington: The US Justice Department has charged five Chinese citizens with hacking over a 100 companies and institutions across the world, including Government of India networks, stealing valuable software data and business intelligence. Deputy US Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen on Wednesday announced three indictments … Read more 5 Chinese Charged In Mega Hacking Scheme, Indian Networks Hit: US

U.S. Charges Seven In Wide-ranging Chinese Hacking Effort

Robinhood App Back Online After Earlier Outage

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Justice Department said on Wednesday it has charged five Chinese residents and two Malaysian businessmen in a wide-ranging hacking effort that encompassed targets from videogames to pro-democracy activists. Federal prosecutors said the Chinese nationals had been charged with hacking more than 100 companies in the United States and abroad, including software … Read more U.S. Charges Seven In Wide-ranging Chinese Hacking Effort

US Announces Charges Over Chinese Hacking Operation

NDTV News

The charges were announced against five Chinese and two Malaysians. (Representational) Washington: The US Justice Department on Wednesday announced charges against five Chinese and two Malaysians who ran a global hacking operation for at least six years to steal identities and video game technology, and to spy on Hong Kong activists. The operation, long known … Read more US Announces Charges Over Chinese Hacking Operation

This Critical Windows Security Breach Can Leave Your Entire Company's Data at Risk

This Critical Windows Security Breach Can Leave Your Entire Company

A proof-of-concept exploit code has surfaced online for a Windows flaw, which could allow attackers to infiltrate full networks of companies by gaining administrative powers. As a result, attackers exploiting this breach in the Windows source code can get access to a company’s domain controllers, hence bypassing any authentication standard and getting access to … Read more This Critical Windows Security Breach Can Leave Your Entire Company's Data at Risk

North Korean Hackers Working With Russian Cybercriminals: Researchers

NDTV News

TrickBot works with “top-tier cybercriminals with a proven reputation”: Report (Representational) Washington: North Korean hackers are probably working with Russian-speaking cybercriminals on ransomware and other malicious software, researchers said Wednesday. Security firm Intel 471 said in a report it found links between North Korean hacker group Lazarus, known for attacks on banks worldwide, and a … Read more North Korean Hackers Working With Russian Cybercriminals: Researchers

Uber's Former Security Chief Charged With Covering Up Massive 2016 Hack

Uber

In an unprecedented case, a former chief security officer for Uber was criminally charged on Thursday with trying to cover up a 2016 hacking that exposed personal information of about 57 million of the ride-hailing company’s customers and drivers. The US Department of Justice charged Joseph Sullivan, 52, with felony obstruction of justice, saying he took “deliberate … Read more Uber's Former Security Chief Charged With Covering Up Massive 2016 Hack