Posts Tagged ‘hacking’

How Printers Get Hacked and your Computer Becomes at Risk

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

credit: inky
As if computer owners didn’t have enough to worry over with new viruses being created every year, a new threat was recently revealed to make us all pause for thought before printing a job. Following rigorous tests, researchers at Columbia University announced that ‘tens of millions’ of HP LaserJet printers are vulnerable to being… Read more

What Exactly is a Hack-a-Thon?

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Should Hack-a-Thon Even be Legal?
Hack-a-thon has started to become a new craze and it is a bit like a rock-a-thon or a bowl-a-thon. Basically, it is the hacker version of any charity event that has a group of people doing something for a very long time. With a bowl-a-thon groups will bowl all night or… Read more