Nasdaq Attacker involved with espionage

Following the breach of Nasdaq’s Director’s Desk Web application last fall, the attackers left monitoring tools to eavesdrop on board directors’ communications.

According to an article in Reuters, the hackers responsible for breaching the Nasdaq stock exchange network last year had left remote-monitoring software, allowing them in spying on corporate directors.


McAfee warns public about the security threat in cars

According to the report from McAfee, cars that incorporate Internet technology are in danger since they ventured into the hacker’s territory.

The report has the title “Caution: Malware Ahead”, which got released, Tuesday afternoon warns the public that the safety devices they are using on their cars are also the devices that would put their car in danger. Hackers are eventually going to hack their way through the devices with the help of the software that is running the devices.