Tags website defacement
Case involving 'AlfabetoVirtual' website defacements ends in guilty plea
Billy Anderson allegedly hacked into and defaced thousands of websites, including ones run by the NYC Comptroller and West Point.
DHS holds election security exercise with states to prep for midterms
With less than three months until the midterm elections, federal agencies worked with 44 states on all types of attack scenarios.
Why did Maria Butina want info on a phished civil rights group?
The Russian national took a keen interest in a D.C.-based organization's cybersecurity vulnerabilities soon after the group was hit by phishing attempts last year.
Hacktivists expected to move on from vandalizing websites to more dangerous hacks, report states
Website defacement is increasingly becoming a staple in the toolkit of activists looking to bring attention to their causes online, according to a report from cybersecurity company Trend Micro.