|Car being hacked remotelyImagine driving to work in the morning, and all of sudden your heat turns on, the radio switches stations, the windshield wipers turn on and then the engine turns off.
What if your car could be remotely controlled by hackers? That isn’t too farfetched, as security experts presented at Black Hat security conference. To find out more, read the articles below.Sources:
|The Inside Story of the Biggest Hack in HistoryTarget, Home Depot and Sony have had headline stealing hacks that have cost billions of dollars. But none of those come close to this hack. In a matter of hours, 35,000 computers were wiped or destroyed by malware.Sources:
A very common phishing attack right now is a wire transfer fraud. The basics of how it works. Someone sends a spoofed email as the CEO or another C-level executive saying he needs a wire transfer taken care of while he is out of town. The FBI has warned of this type of attack, and cyber thieves stole $215 million dollars in just over a year’s time.
|Scariest hacks this summerThe scariest hacks from Black Hat and Defcon.Sources: