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Owning the Dark Web

Security experts developed their PunkSPIDER, a Tor crawler, that already scanned more than 7000 domains and discovered numerous vulnerabilities. PunkSPIDER, the crawler that scanned the Dark Web

Uber data slip

Uber Data Breach Exposes Licenses and IRS Documents for Nearly a Thousand Drivers  

Hack my medicalz

Thousands of critical medical systems – including Magnetic Resonance Imaging machines and nuclear medicine devices – that are vulnerable to attack have been found exposed online. Security researchers Scott Erven and Mark Collao found,...

0 CSRF disclosure

Synack senior security researcher Wesley Wineberg has received US$25,000 from Microsoft for quietly disclosing a bug that allows any Hotmail account to be hijacked.