History repeats itself as DDoS cyber attack hits 123-reg

History repeats itself as DDoS cyber attack hits 123-reg

Posted by Wendy, 07-01-2017

123-Reg has not had a great start to 2017, with the hosting provider hit by yet another distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack. The attack has reportedly left customers unable to access their acc...

Major torrent sites are offline thanks to mysterious cyber attacks

Major torrent sites are offline thanks to mysterious cyber attacks

Posted by John 123, 30-12-2016

The Pirate Bay and ExtraTorrent, two of the biggest remaining torrent sites on the internet, appear to be unavailable for users right now. According to TorrentFreak, a massive DDoS attack is responsib...

Hackers ‘can hijack your PLANE remotely’ using a flaw found in 13 major airline in-flight systems

Hackers ‘can hijack your PLANE remotely’ using a flaw found in 13 major airline in-flight systems

Posted by John Tan, 28-12-2016

Hackers can access a plane’s controls remotely using a flaw in an in-flight entertainment system used by 13 major airlines, according to cyber researchers.   A flaw in an in-flight entert...