Netflix Hacker Also Claims Theft From ABC, Fox, IFC, National Geographic

The hacking group that goes by the name The Dark Overlord doubled down on its piracy of the new season of Netflix’s “Orange is the New Black” by claiming to have absconded with content from four other networks as well. Read more

Israel Foils Wide-Scale Cyberattack on Government Offices

Israel thwarted a large cyberattack on government offices and private citizens, the National Cyber Bureau at the Prime Minister’s Office said Wednesday. Read more

French Consulate In New York Evacuated After Bomb Threat

The French consulate in New York, where thousands of expatriates were registered to cast ballots in their presidential election, was briefly evacuated on Saturday following a bomb threat, AFP reported. Read more

Somali Pirates In Gun Battle With Private Security Guards

Dramatic footage has been released online showing private security guards firing machine guns at Somali pirates trying to hijack their cargo ship. Read more

Air Marshal Leaves Gun In Bathroom on NY Bound Flight

NEW YORK – A U.S. air marshal reportedly forgot her loaded gun in the bathroom of a Delta flight headed from England to New York and the gun was found by another passenger. Read more

Hackers Can Now Steal Your Password Just By Looking At How You Tilt Your Phone

Hackers could steal mobile phone users’ pin numbers from the way their devices tilt as they type on them, researchers have claimed. Read more

CIA, FBI Launch Manhunt For Leaker Who Gave Top-Secret Documents To WikiLeaks

The CIA is searching for a traitor inside their own spy agency as it was revealed Wednesday that the saboteur who handed a trove of documents to Wikileaks in March works for the government. Read more

Big Brother Is Watching: How Israel Uses Big Data To Fight Terror

Israel’s security services have used the internet to thwart hundreds of potential terror attacks in less than a year, with the Shin Bet security service and Military Intelligence stopping 2,200 Palestinians at various stages of planning and preparing for attacks, mostly stabbings and car-rammings. Read more

Hacking Group Claims NSA Infiltrated Mideast Banking System

A group of hackers called the Shadow Brokers has just released a new dump of data from the National Security Agency. This is plausibly the most extensive and important release of NSA hacking tools to date. Read more

Julian Assange Fires Back At CIA Director

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange accused the CIA of trying to “subvert” his First Amendment rights after agency Director Mike Pompeo called the group a “non-state hostile intelligence service” that is often abetted by “state actors like Russia.” Read more