Hundreds of Spotify Accounts Leaked in Apparent Hack

Over one thousand email addresses and passwords from the music streaming app Spotify were leaked following a hack attack last week, according to multiple victims who confirmed with Newsweek. Newsweek verified the details of the hack with nine individuals whose email addresses were posted publicly on November 2. One victim claimed he was locked out of his account for three days. Another victim says he […]

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WikiLeaks Begins Releasing Leaked Saudi Arabia Cables

61,205 documents and cables leaked online Friday The transparency advocate site WikiLeaks began publishing leaked documents from the Saudi Arabia Foreign Ministry on Friday afternoon, dumping over 60,000 classified documents into the public domain. A press release on WikiLeaks asserted that the 61,205 documents and cables leaked Friday would be the first publication of many for “The Saudi Cables.” The […]

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Former NSA Chief’s Interview ‘Leaked’ Online

After managing one of the largest cyber intelligence operations in the world, former National Security Agency boss Michael Hayden experienced how the other half lives while aboard the Amtrak Acela commuter train. As Hayden provided unnamed reporters with off-the-record phone interviews, fellow passenger and former MoveOn.org director Tom Matzzie took the opportunity to live-tweet the exchange. According to a report […]

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Facebook Android App Leaked Hundreds of Millions of Users’ Phone Numbers

It’s been a rough couple of weeks for Facebook. Recently, the social network had to apologize for accidentally leaking the contact information of over 6 million users. And then, a few days later, it was revealed that even more people were affected by the data breach than originally reported, with the site standing accused of trying to hide the extent of its privacy […]

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