Compromise any Windows XP machine
(that you have physical access to) with one single line of code. Even if you're logged on as guest, this cmd line text will upgrade your account to root level on the fly, after which time you can do anything you wish to the machine, (even reformat the drive & install linux!). ACHTUNG: Link goes to video that, for inexplicable reasons, has Limp Bizkit for the soundtrack.
One million credit card numbers stolen! News at 11!
has gone public with a rather dry account of a huge organized attack on ecommerce sites, exploiting security flaws in NT which Microsoft fixed and offered patches for nearly two years ago.
Attack of the Killer MS Flacks
Has anyone seemed to notice that shortly after the Wall Street Journal broke the story
about the Microsoft hackers that the NYT became a voice for MS when they first claimed that no source code was stolen
and next when they seemed to remember they tracked the entire attack for all 12 days
Microsoft’s network is hacked
It's gotta be tough for MSNBC to report this...