Hackers http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/hackers The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Hackers en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:12:00 GMT Google Unveils Project Zero, an Elite Cybersecurity Squad to Fight Hackers 'We're hiring,' the company says of its new security outfit, which will work to maintain cybersecurity across the Internet going beyond Google's own workings on the web. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:12:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235682 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235682 Geoff Weiss 'We're hiring,' the company says of its new security outfit, which will work to maintain cybersecurity across the Internet going beyond Google's own workings on the web. U.S. Says Fourth Amendment Does Not Protect Digitally-Stored Data A drug trafficking case in which the government is demanding Microsoft hand over emails stored in a Dublin datacenter has called into question Fourth Amendment rights in a digital era. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:57:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235650 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235650 Geoff Weiss A drug trafficking case in which the government is demanding Microsoft hand over emails stored in a Dublin datacenter has called into question Fourth Amendment rights in a digital era. Viral App 'Yo' Hires Its Hacker The founder of the ultra popular messaging app says it was ‘lucky’ the hack came at an early stage and the company is now working with the developer who hacked it. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235089 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235089 Catherine Clifford The founder of the ultra popular messaging app says it was ‘lucky’ the hack came at an early stage and the company is now working with the developer who hacked it. The ‘Yo’ Explosion Comes Full Circle: Viral App Gets Hacked The app that revolves around a one-syllable word starts off as a joke, brings in $1 million dollars in funding and then gets hacked. Only in Silicon Valley. Fri, 20 Jun 2014 15:50:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235042 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235042 Catherine Clifford The app that revolves around a one-syllable word starts off as a joke, brings in $1 million dollars in funding and then gets hacked. Only in Silicon Valley. Twitter's TweetDeck Returns After Security Issue Derailment Popular social-media tool gets hit by hackers sending strange messages. Wed, 11 Jun 2014 18:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234758 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234758 Jason Fell Popular social-media tool gets hit by hackers sending strange messages. Hacker Duo Brings 'Bricked' Apple Devices Back to Life As the 'kill switch' debate rages on in legal circles and among trade groups, a duo of hackers may have already made the conversation obsolete. Thu, 22 May 2014 14:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234158 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234158 Geoff Weiss As the 'kill switch' debate rages on in legal circles and among trade groups, a duo of hackers may have already made the conversation obsolete. Recruiting at a Hackathon? 5 Tips for Success Relationships, not resumes, will nab you the perfect candidate at hackathons. Thu, 15 May 2014 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233146 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233146 Samantha Drake Relationships, not resumes, will nab you the perfect candidate at hackathons. Snapchat's Legal Woes to 'Disappear' After Reaching Settlement With the FTC While Snapchat's snaps don’t necessarily disappear as advertised, the company is also facing heat about the deceptive way in which it unknowingly culled user data. Thu, 08 May 2014 19:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233740 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233740 Geoff Weiss While Snapchat's snaps don’t necessarily disappear as advertised, the company is also facing heat about the deceptive way in which it unknowingly culled user data. NSA's Cryptic Tweet Was Actually a Recruiting Tool The surveillance agency tweeted out a scrambled message on Monday meant to draw in would-be code breakers. Tue, 06 May 2014 16:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233662 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233662 Nina Zipkin The surveillance agency tweeted out a scrambled message on Monday meant to draw in would-be code breakers. Target's CEO Steps Down. But Why Now? Target's board praised the way CEO Gregg Steinhafel 'held himself personally accountable' for the company's massive data breach five months ago, but has decided it's time for new leadership. Mon, 05 May 2014 18:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233634 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233634 Geoff Weiss Target's board praised the way CEO Gregg Steinhafel 'held himself personally accountable' for the company's massive data breach five months ago, but has decided it's time for new leadership. Think Samsung's Fingerprint Scanner Is Foolproof? Think Again. The security feature on Samsung’s new Galaxy S5 was tricked. Here's how. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 13:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233316 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233316 Noah Kravitz The security feature on Samsung’s new Galaxy S5 was tricked. Here's how. Entrepreneurs Need to Get Serious About Security -- Now In this video, tech expert Veronica Belmont discusses the one thing business owners need to do better when it comes to technology. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233224 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233224 Jason Fell In this video, tech expert Veronica Belmont discusses the one thing business owners need to do better when it comes to technology. Crafts Chain Michaels Confirms Nearly 3 Million Credit Cards Compromised in Data Breach A security hole allowed data thieves access to some customer card information but not names, addresses or PINs. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:13:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233227 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233227 Benjamin Kabin A security hole allowed data thieves access to some customer card information but not names, addresses or PINs. How to Create a Super Strong Password (Infographic) In the wake of the recent Heartbleed SSL bug revelation, it's more crucial now than ever to update all of your online passwords. Here's how in one easy, neat and tidy infographic. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:31:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233214 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233214 Kim Lachance Shandrow In the wake of the recent Heartbleed SSL bug revelation, it's more crucial now than ever to update all of your online passwords. Here's how in one easy, neat and tidy infographic. 4 Ways to Protect Yourself From the 'Heartbleed' Bug While the 'Heartbleed' bug is causing pandemonium in the online world, individuals need to stay calm and protect their personal information. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232977 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232977 Chris Hutchison While the 'Heartbleed' bug is causing pandemonium in the online world, individuals need to stay calm and protect their personal information. Why Microsoft Is Thankful for a 5-Year-Old Xbox Fan A little boy discovered a major security loophole in the product, something people 10 times his age didn't notice. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 17:52:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232829 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232829 Nina Zipkin A little boy discovered a major security loophole in the product, something people 10 times his age didn't notice. Yahoo Unveils Massive New Encryption Scheme to Protect Users Online privacy champion Alex Stamos is making it a lot tougher for hackers and spies to snoop around Yahoo's insides. Here’s what you need to know. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 21:32:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232807 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232807 Kim Lachance Shandrow Online privacy champion Alex Stamos is making it a lot tougher for hackers and spies to snoop around Yahoo's insides. Here’s what you need to know. Tumblr Gets a Security Upgrade The blogging platform added two-factor authentication to protect users from hack attacks Tue, 25 Mar 2014 17:19:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232526 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232526 Nina Zipkin The blogging platform added two-factor authentication to protect users from hack attacks Hijacked! How to Stop Cybercriminals From Stealing Your Domain With Twitter, Google and other big-name companies under attack, no one is safe. Here is how to prevent your domain (and website) from getting hijacked. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232426 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232426 David L. Brown With Twitter, Google and other big-name companies under attack, no one is safe. Here is how to prevent your domain (and website) from getting hijacked. How to Keep Your Tax Returns Safe from Hackers If you are e-filing this year, take these precautions to protect your personal information. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232305 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232305 Jennifer Schlesinger If you are e-filing this year, take these precautions to protect your personal information.