Computer Hacking

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New Bedford Man Charged With Hacking Police Records, Credit Cards, Grades

A 25-year-old man allegedly hacked into police records and credit card accounts, and altered his grades at Bristol County Community College.

06/02/2014

Swansea Police Department (WBZ-TV photo)

Swansea Police Pay Ransom After Computer System Was Hacked

The Swansea Police Department confirms that earlier this month, they were forced to pay $750 to hackers through an untraceable online currency.

11/18/2013

This January 16, 2012 photo shows a view of the online shoe seller Zappos.com. The US based Zappos was notifying some 24 million customers Monday that a hacker had gained entry to its computer network, but said credit card data was not affected. Zappos, which claims to have more than $1 billion in annual sales of shoes and other merchandise, said it had invalidated the current passwords of customers, requiring them to reset their accounts.AFP PHOTO/ Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Zappos.com Customer Database Hacked

Online shoe seller Zappos.com says a hacker may have accessed the personal information of up to 24 million customers.

01/16/2012

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