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It's A Unix System! You Can Now Play Out Jurassic Park's Hacking Scenes In Real Life.

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Hold onto your butt, you can now play out one of Jurassic Park's infamous hacking scenes...

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A Porn Company Hijacked The Miami Dolphins Cheerleaders Website

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Earlier today, people visiting the Miami Dolphins cheerleaders website on mobile devices may have been shocked to find themselves on a porn site.

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Hackers Knocked Out A Major Road In Israel

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So Israel's road network got hacked. We live in the future. Expect tomorrow to feature the Internet plugged directly into our brains.

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The Bible Is Being Used To Crack Your Password

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Password cracking is getting help from an unexpected source: The Bible.

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Hooray For Technology! The Lightbulbs In Your Home Can Be Hacked Now.

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A simple hack of the Philips Hue bulb means lights out when visiting the wrong site. But that is just the tip of a dangerous iceberg.

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Church Websites Are Three Times More Likely To Give You A Virus Than Porn Sites

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The good news: Your grandma is probably not looking at porn. The bad news: She probably got that virus on her computer from her church's website.

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'Watch Dogs' Has A Release Date And An Out Of Control New Trailer

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'Watch Dogs' dials down the hacking, and dials up the explosions in its latest trailer...

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Burger King’s Twitter Account Got Hacked By Patrick Carney On Behalf Of McDonald’s, Apparently

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Possibly inspired by Patrick Carney's brilliant Bieber trolling expedition, Burger King's Twitter was hacked and turned into a McDonald's Twitter account.

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The Zombie Apocalypse Has Begun In Montana, Reports TV Station Prankster

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Someone in Montana hacked into the Emergency Alert System to warn that "bodies of the dead are rising from their graves and attacking the living."

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FTC: Bring Me The Head Of Rachel From Card Services!

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The FTC wants robocalls dead, and they're willing to pay to get it done.

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Twitter Has Ridiculously Stupid Security Flaw

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Twitter apparently does not believe anybody tries the brute force attack anymore. Also, people vote on sensible policy ideas! And unicorns are real!

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Syria's Murderous D-Bag Leader Gets His Email Hacked

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/shutterstock_90035200.jpg"></a>Bashar Al-Assad is, and we hope we're not being too subtle in our feelings here, a complete and total monster currently committing war crimes because the citizens of the country he rules with an iron fist <a href="http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/14/video-shows-protests-in-syrias-second-city-as-war-rages-elsewhere/">would like somebody who isn't a douchebag</a>, please.

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EA Fixes FIFA 2012 After Nearly Six Months of Hacking

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Back in October, we started <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gaming/2011/10/why-is-ea-ignoring-widespread-fifa-hacking/">covering the Microsoft/FIFA hacking scandal</a>.

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FTC Websites Get Hacked, Old People Freak Out

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<a href="http://uproxx.files.wordpress.com/2012/02/shutterstock_86386963.jpg"></a>It seems that nobody over the age of forty seems able to comprehend that taking down a website is a fairly easy thing to do.

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If You Bought A Sandwich At Subway In The Past 3 Years, There’s A Chance Your Credit Card Data Was Stolen

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We get that running cheap software on a computer is a hallmark of the franchise business; you've got to save money where you can.

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Another Day, Another Gaming Service Hacked

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You know, you'd think game companies, of all people, would be aware that their fan base tends to have a large contingent of teenage nerds, who also tend to be interested in computers and also tend to be interested in the online equivalent of mailbox baseball.

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Nook Color Gets a Major Overhaul, Still Needs Hacking

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As <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2011/07/your-best-android-tablet-is-a-nook">we've mentioned before</a>, we feel the stock Nook Color with a little Android rammed up in it is the best tablet you can buy, something we're standing behind, especially since we use it to buy comics.

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Researchers Crack Captcha?

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It's been a staple of the Internet for years: having to type some vaguely coherent sounding phrase into a little box in order to heap verbal abuse on somebody who thinks "Star Trek: The Motion Picture" is the one with Khan in it.

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Why Is EA Ignoring Widespread FIFA Hacking?

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Hey, remember when Microsoft basically pulled a Nelson Muntz as Sony had a massive, humiliating security breach centered around the PS3.


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