Category Archives: Hacks

Hacking My Cat

So  trying to work at home today was made a bit more difficult by our cat Sophia. Constantly trying to get on my lap.  Like many cats, she seeks heat. So I placed towel on the floor for her to … Continue reading

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Police Arrest 3 Anonymous Members Allegedly Connected to Sony Hack | Threat Level | Wired.com

    Police Arrest 3 Anonymous Members Allegedly Connected to Sony Hack | Threat Level | Wired.com.

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You Mac Does not Need Steam Cleaning…

Harwell, 20, was perhaps as clever as he was creepy in carrying out his alleged crimes. Police said he installed software on his alleged female victims Macs that would send error pop-ups that instructed them to “fix their internal sensor … Continue reading

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Do You Use the Same Password for Multiple Services? Is one of them PSN?

Sony admits utter PSN failure: your personal data has been stolen. This is bad news.  According to this  article they have lost control of: Your name Your address (city, state, and zip) Country E-mail address Birthday PSN password and login … Continue reading

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Playstation “Now” Does Everything!

Well that took longer than I thought it would. I’m guessing that this comes back to Sony taking away the ability to install your own OS on the PS3 last year. BBC News – iPhone hacker publishes secret Sony PlayStation … Continue reading

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HDCP Master Key Confirmed; Blu-Ray Has Been Cracked | News & Opinion | PCMag.com

Well the only surprising thing about this news is that it took 4 years. HDCP Master Key Confirmed; Blu-Ray Has Been Cracked | News & Opinion | PCMag.com.

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Three Indicted in Largest Corporate Identity Theft Case in History – FOXNews.com

According to the Justice Department, the suspects used a sophisticated hacking technique called an “SQL injection attack,” which “seeks to exploit computer networks by finding a way around the network’s firewall to steal credit card and debit information.” OK, those … Continue reading

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Warning: ZOMBIES AHEAD

Hacking programmable road signs | Geek Gestalt – CNET News We see them everywhere these days, digital signs by the side of the road telling us about road conditions or that we should prepare to stop or that our local … Continue reading

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