The 10 Biggest Computer Hacks of All Time

10. Google – Operation Aurora

Really Google? You? The company that is one of the stalwarts in the technology field? The place where employees can take cat naps during the day and have an amazing food court to choose from? Yes. Google got hacked, in a very ironic twist, in 2009. Operation Aurora was a series of cyberattacks based out of Beijing China. “Aurora” was part of the file path on the attacker’s machine. The goal was to infiltrate high tech, security and defense contractor companies through Google’s systems. Google was very tight-lipped about what went down. Perhaps a little egg on the face?
10. Google – Operation Aurora