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  • Criminals Hacking Into Buy Orders Of Businesses Via Emails

    Atlanta based security firm SecureWorks Inc. has come across a disturbing trend that is sure to unnerve businesses from all over the world. As per the data collected by the firm, cyber criminals are increasingly hacking into purchase orders via emails to commit fraud and theft. These types of business email scams are not only […]

  • Shade Ransomware Uses RAT Feature To Spy on High-Profile Victims

    The notorious Shade ransomware has just become a lot more dangerous thanks to the addition of RAT (Remote Access Trojan) feature into it. Security researchers analyzing the latest version of the ransomware were surprised to discover that the program now comes bundled with a modified version of TeamViewer remote desktop sharing program. This would allow […]

  • NSA Spied On Encrypted Traffic (Including VPNs) For A Decade

    The recent leak of NSA’s cyber weapons has certainly opened a Pandora’s box. The episode has not only confirmed that NSA was able to find tons of vulnerabilities in US-made security products, it even shows that the agency was using them to launch cyber-attacks against other governments and private organizations. And as if this was […]

  • Top 7 Alternatives To Kickass Torrents and Torrentz

    With both Kickass Torrents (KAT) and Torrentz.eu disappearing from the internet in quick succession, torrent lovers are scrambling to find suitable alternatives. While it is not going to be easy to fill the void left by KAT, there are numerous other bittorrenting sites that can help you to find your daily dose of movies, TV […]

  • Torrent Giants Kickass Torrents And Torrentz.eu Shut Down

    The bittorrenting community has suffered two huge setbacks in late July and early August. Kickass Torrents (KAT), unarguably one of the biggest torrenting sites on the internet receiving well over a million visitors every day; and Torrentz.eu, the most popular torrent meta-search engine on the web; both went offline within a fortnight of one another. […]

  • New Data Retention Law Threatens Privacy of German Citizens

    A new data retention law is threatening to undermine the privacy of millions of ordinary German citizens. The law was proposed in mid-2015 and was approved by both the houses of German parliament towards the end of last year. As per the provisions stated in the law, all the telephone and Internet Service providers within […]

  • Survey Shows 71 Percent Brits Prefer Faster Internet Over Online Security

    While security experts have been warning about the dangers associated with public Wi-Fi networks for quite some time now; there is still a noticeable lack of awareness regarding the issue among the general public. This was recently confirmed by the results of a survey which showed that as many as 71 percent of British people […]

  • How To Play Pokemon Go With A VPN?

    Pokemon Go is a blockbuster augmented reality game that has taken the world by storm. Developed by Niantic, Inc. in association with Nintendo, the game has been downloaded by over 130 million people since it was launched in July’ 2016. While the game has attracted its share of controversy for numerous security incidents and nuisance […]

  • A Single iMessage Can Now Hack Your iPhone Or Mac

    Security experts have come across a serious security vulnerability which allows hackers to compromise the security of Apple devices by sending just a single iMessage. Discovered by Tyler Bohan, a senior security researcher working for Cisco; the vulnerability is found in both OS X as well as iOS and is capable of infecting almost every […]

  • Cerber Ransomware Capable Of Morphing Every 15 Seconds Is On The Loose

    Online threats are continuously evolving and nothing demonstrates this more aptly than the recently discovered Cerber ransomware. The ransomware has not only become one of the most talked about security threats in a very short period of time, it now has the ability to come up with a new version of itself every 15 seconds! […]

  • Major DDoS Attack Against BitGo Shocks CryptoCurrency Community

    The cryptocurrency industry has grown by leaps and bounds in the last few years. From being an obscure mode of transaction accepted only by a handful of merchants, cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoins have become one of the favorite ways to transact anonymously on the web. As a matter of fact, there are over 200 cryptocurrencies […]

  • Malwares Finds News Ways To Compromise Android Security

    Researchers working at security firm Symantec recently discovered that notorious Android malwares Android.Bankosy and Android.Cepsohord have found new ways to defeat the operating system’s built-in security features. These two threats are well-known among the Android community since they are often used by criminals to steal passwords or to compromise the security and performance of Smartphones […]