Security Upgrades Added To Dallas Emergency Siren SystemOfficials in Dallas say they've completed security upgrades to the city's outdoor sirens that will prevent the kind of "malicious activation" that caused the emergency system to blare across the city in April.
Outdoor Emergency Siren Briefing At Dallas City Hall TodayThe whaling kept thousands of people awake and resulted in a rash of calls that overwhelmed an already troubled 911 system. Once again, the focus in Dallas is on the emergency outdoor siren system.
Lack Of Encryption Blamed For False Dallas Emergency SirensDallas officials concerned about hackers blame radio signal issues for the dozens of emergency outdoor sirens that falsely sounding last weekend.
Council Member Frustrated With Response To Warning Sirens HackWith the threat of severe weather many are wondering if the outdoor warning sirens in Dallas will be ready. After the system was hacked Friday night some city officials are pushing for answers and assurances that another meltdown won’t happen.
Yahoo Suffers World's Biggest Hack Affecting 1 Billion UsersYahoo has discovered a security breach that enabled a hacker to compromise more than 1 billion user accounts, breaking the company's own humiliating record for the biggest security breach in history.
Crowdfunding Website Kickstarter.com HackedUsers are being advised to change their passwords after crowdfunding platform website Kickstarter.com was recently hacked.
What's Trending Online: 8/19Mark Zuckerberg gets hacked, a ramen burger takes the New York food scene by storm, and Beyonce is interviewed by Kid President
Hackers Compromise AP Twitter AccountHackers compromised Twitter accounts of The Associated Press on Tuesday, sending out an erroneous tweet about an attack at the White House
Burger King Plans Apology After Twitter HackBurger King said Monday that it reached out to Twitter to suspend its account after an apparent hack.
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