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Audit Shows UMD Network Vulnerable

Five years, countless victims and a new audit reveals that the University of Maryland-College Park still doesn’t have it right. Christie Ileto reports on how the campus network remains vulnerable to hackers.

12/11/2014

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University Of Maryland Reports 2nd Data Breach In 4 Weeks

The University of Maryland says someone hacked into its computer network and obtained personal information for the second time in four weeks.

03/20/2014

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Johns Hopkins Data Spilled In ‘Extortion’ Attempt

Johns Hopkins University is hit by a hacker. The university and the FBI are investigating a data breach involving hundreds of staff and students.

03/07/2014

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Hackers Charged For Stealing 160 Million Credit Card Numbers

A gang of computer hackers are busted for stealing the credit card numbers of 160 million Americans. Seventeen major corporations were hacked, including a number of companies here in Maryland.

07/25/2013

Trinity, professional hacker [from The Matrix]

Hackers Are Targeting Cars, Says Antivirus Software Company

It’s no secret that cars have become increasingly dependent on computers, and there’s no sign of that trend slowing anytime soon. But are computer hackers a threat to today’s drivers? Antivirus software manufacturer MacAfee seems […]

09/08/2011

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British PM Addresses Phone Hacking Scandal

The News Corp phone hacking scandal zeroes in on the British prime minister and now he’s firing back.

07/20/2011

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