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Ever since its inception in 2006 in Iceland, Wikileaks has released a number of significant documents that have been front-page news items across the globe. Recently this international Non for profit organization that specializes in exposing secrets has dumped thousands of confidential documents detailing the hacking tools and methodologies adopted by Central Investigation Agency of US. While the CIA has…

ESET had released a new campaign that was specifically directed towards MacOS, and the increase in Ransomware. The team wanted more Mac users to start using the ESET antivirus to protect their machines and information against virus and security vulnerabilities. It is apparently true that most hackers have a day when they can expose vulnerabilities within the software that aspire…

More than one million accounts hacked, with the number increasing by 13,000 every single day. These are the figures associated with the latest large scale malware attack, known as the Gooligan attack. The Malware, after infecting your mobile phone, roots it, steals authentication data and hacks into your Gmail accounts, including the Play Store. It then starts downloading malicious apps.…

Though email communication could not be more secure than secure messaging, after reviewing different service provides we provide a list that you may select from: Hushmail.com - This email provider has been there for a long time and been offering decent service and better terms and conditions. However, it has implemented features that allow it to access users accounts in…

The last two months the press has been chasing Donald Trump for his every sound byte and now the incoming US President has some bytes for Hackers to digest. First he is going to chase Hackers down using the tool of auditing all government computer systems for their risks and vulnerabilities Next he is going to hire more Cybercops integrating…

The fabled television series where a hacker becomes virtually invisible to the mainstream is something many geeks would love to be one if possible. Mr. Robot is a fictional character and the steps he takes to become invisible may well be fictional as well but we can show you how to PWN your spare smartphone using the Kali operating system…

This time it is AdBlock Vs Facebook. So AdBlock makes it quite easy for people to block ads on their devices and this has got Facebook a bit on their nerves. Everyone was thrilled to see this happen on smartphones and devices. However, since then; advertising being Facebook's revenue model, it has found a work around to AdBlock Plus's blocking…

Yes. You got that right. Google does not seem to trust to use it's own Screen Lock feature for internal use and instead has now asked its staff to use what it says is "Tap Factor Authentication" which is inherently nothing more than "Out of band Authentication." Now they are allowing Google users also to use this feature across its…

When Elon Musk said a little while back that he will be investing in technology to fight AI, the concept of AI enabled robots running amok causing death and destruction seems so much more realistic. And then we had this story of some robots actually running amok in a Russian processing plant. With companies appointing robotic financial and legal advisors,…

When the 2010 Google Aurora attack happened. Everything changed as far as how we look at Cyber Security. This well crafted attack showed us everyone from the government to the private industry is now vulnerable to this kind of attack. Then on Advanced Persistent Threat or APT is considered as the most advanced, stealthy and most camouflaged of cyber attacks…

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