Latest Mat Honan Stories

2012-08-08 20:58:12

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There´s an old saying about a fence which was once widely universal, suggesting that these safeguards only kept the good people off of your property or out of your house. Though a bit pessimistic in nature, the truth contained within is hard to deny: Those who are inclined to engage in some sort of criminality will do it, fences be damned. So, in a world where simple key combinations are translated to ones and zeros to build a...

Trouble In The Cloud?
2012-08-05 06:11:54

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Consumer electronics weblog Gizmodo was the victim of a sophisticated cyberattack in which a hacker was able to gain access to one of their social media accounts by first cracking into the iCloud account of a former contributor, various media outlets reported over the weekend. According to Emil Protalinski of ZDNet, the Gawker Media-owned website had their Twitter account hacked into Friday by a group identifying themselves as...

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