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As per the reports of the local German media, Different hacking groups conduct on an average of 20 cyber-attacks against the Germany's government networks every day. With their attacks getting more consolidated and sophisticated by the time, hackers are aiming at weakening the system, steal information and cause damage by breaching into the computer systems of the German institutions and…

Nowadays, Internet security is the most important issue in today’s world. Hacking is on the rise in this era. One such incident occurred in China; The Chinese video service giant Youku got hacked recently. Around 100 Million accounts got sold out on the website Dark web. The vendor has gone by the handle of CosmicDark is selling a database containing…

Claiming that the Russian cyber-attacks and information warfare pose a threat to their democracies, the US and European intelligence heads are raising alarms about the anti-establishment politics being carried out across the West. The US intelligence has stated that as an order from Russian President Vladimir Putin, an influence campaign was conducted in 2016 which was aimed at US presidential…

Security threats pertaining to loss of personal data such as account information, address, social security number, etc. being hacked is a constant in the cyber world. A lot of threats have indeed shaken the whole cyber world, and increased the instances of cyber crime. Recent amongst this, a cyber crime involving PlayStation and Xbox rose its ugly head. According to…

Now that the Cyber Age has dawned and most countries are doing away with cash transactions and switching over to online digital currencies or financial instruments, it becomes imperative for everyone who uses the computer and the Internet to became aware of the grave threat posed by Hackers and cyber criminals in protecting yourself and your family as well as…

According to the academic journal IEEE Security & Privacy, it takes less than six second to crack  the card number, expiry date and security code of any Visa credit or debit card just by guessing. A research paper highlighting what is termed as "Distributed Guessing Attack" explains how  one can get around even the most intricate checks and balances to…

Lucideus received a contract from Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to test its cyber defenses as well train its staff in handling cyber attacks. Saket Modi, CEO of Lucideus has also received attention from private financial insitutions such as HDFC Bank and ICICI Bank. This four-year-old startup tests their clients IT systems for hacking vulnerabilities as well as malware attacks…

The Hacker Group, Shadow Hackers claim that they have a new list of organizations that it claims the NSA - US Governments security agency, has hacked for more than a decade. In a post it claims of having in its possession ip addresses of these organizations that point to the Equation Group that is supposedly a bunch of NSA affiliated…

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