Tag Archives Password Vulnerability

Malicious Attackers usually rely on their Capabilities, intent and opportunity to be able to carry out an attack on their prey successfully. While the organisations can hardly do anything with the first two attributes, it’s the opportunities on offer that they can leverage their intelligence upon to apply intelligence-driven security across their infrastructure and operations. And with the increasing buzz…

A lot of businesses, owing to security vulnerabilities and other security issues feel the increasing need to hire a cyber-security specialist, who is capable and can help them solve major & minor issues with ease. The industry lacks skilled and knowledgeable people, which have left organizations vulnerable to attacks. The reason for the shortage can be attributed to the lack…

A great number of people are going mobile with the Internet, and the way they use their devices. Growth in a number of WiFi enabled devices, and mobile WiFis has allowed people to access the Internetin public, and this excellent example of Internet of Things is seeing growth.Today, Internet of Things is conducting the way we connect to printers, coffee…

In a report published at the end of February, it was revealed that almost nine popular password managers confirmed security vulnerabilities. With this news comes the big question- will we be able to protect anything in 2017? Can we keep things safe from the hackers? The main purpose behind having password managers is to make sure all your passwords are…

With every gap pronounced, Whatsapp is releasing updates to close them and ensure a seamless user experience. Currently, WhatsApp is all set to introduce a new feature which will allow you to recall messages that were sent by mistake. As part of this update, Whatsapp will also allow live location tracking to know your contacts’ whereabouts in real-time. Interesting, isn’t…

Anonymous shopping can protect your identity, financial details, and discourage marketeers from spamming you by sharing very little information about you.  It can also cloak your identity, and prevent fraud transactions. Most people think only criminals and people purchasing illegal stuff use anonymous purchasing methods. However, just about anyone should be encouraged to protect their identity and financial records and…

Whatsapp Scams

Whatsapp is now the most popular messaging app across the world and more particularly in India. Everyone with a smartphone and Internet connection must have Whatsapp installed and the app is used in myriad number of ways. And as with any popular software and service, it has also become the target of major scams. So let us check out some…

When the first mobile phones hit the market, there was such a huge euphoria and with every new release of particular brand, that euphoria seems to have dissipated. And yet it is unfathomable for anyone to be without one in this day and age as without one would mean one is technology backward or obsolete. But the real truth of…

With the advent of the 21st Century, came the age of crypto-currency. This is not the same as digital currency which had already took roots through the e-commerce boom of the 1990s. One of the novel feature of crypto-currency such as Bitcoins was that it offered high degree of security of transactions making it very difficult if not impossible for…

When one trusts someone or something, there is little hesitance in sharing in the real world but in the virtual world, things could be quite different as users of OnLogin discovered recently. OneLogin in a recent blog post came out with an advisory for it's customers notifying them that a serious flaw in their logging system enabled hackers to steal…

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