Macron campaign targeted by Russia-linked hackers, experts say

The campaign of French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron has been targeted by the shadowy Pawn Storm hacking group, according to security researcher Trend Micro.

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International athletics body IAAF hacked, warns that athletes' data may be compromised

The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has been hacked by the shadowy ‘Fancy Bears’ group, officials said Monday, warning that athletes’ data may be compromised.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/03/international-athletics-body-iaaf-hacked-warns-that-athletes-data-may-be-compromised.html

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Hacker Guccifer 2.0 back on Twitter after leaking Democrats' contact info

A shadowy hacker who uses the name ‘Guccifer 2.0’ was briefly suspended from Twitter this weekend following the latest dump of information stolen in cyberattacks on Democratic organizations.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/08/15/hacker-guccifer-2-0-back-on-twitter-after-leaking-democrats-contact-info.html

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Aussie Cops Raid Home of Elusive Suspected Bitcoin Inventor


Australian police on Wednesday raided the home of a shadowy figure who just hours earlier had been outed as one of the original founders of bitcoin digital currency in two separate media reports. Identified in multiple media reports, Australian entrepreneur Craig Steven Wright was said to be the man who for years had been known as “Satoshi Nakamoto” — widely considered the creator of the controversial bitcoin cryptocurrency. The Australian Federal Police “conducted search warrants to assist the Australian Taxation Office,” said a spokesperson.

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Telegram boots more terrorist channels as its battle with ISIS continues

The shadowy social media platform favored by Islamic State for its confidentiality may have kicked the terrorist army off briefly after Friday’s attacks in Paris, but the jihadist group was back on Telegram with a vengeance.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/11/19/telegram-boots-more-terrorist-channels-as-its-battle-with-isis-continues.html

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Why the OPM hack is an ongoing cyber headache

The shadowy hackers that stole more than 21 million social security numbers in a huge breach of federal personnel files have created an ongoing cyber headache, experts warn, citing the data’s value to both criminals and cyber spies.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/07/13/why-opm-hack-is-ongoing-cyber-headache/

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