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Smartwatch Hacked... Data Exchange with Smartphone Not So Secure

Smartwatch Hacked... Data Exchange with Smartphone Not So Secure

We are living in an era of smart devices that we sync with our smartphones and make our lives ve...
Mayhem — A New Malware Targets Linux and FreeBSD Web Servers

Mayhem — A New Malware Targets Linux and FreeBSD Web Servers

Security researchers from Russian Internet giant Yandex have discovered a new piece of malware ...
BrutPOS Botnet Compromises insecure RDP Servers at Point-of-Sale Systems

BrutPOS Botnet Compromises insecure RDP Servers at Point-of-Sale Systems

Cyber criminals are infecting thousands of computers around the world with malware and are utili...
98% of SSL enabled websites still using SHA-1 based weak Digital Certificates

98% of SSL enabled websites still using SHA-1 based weak Digital Certificates

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) had published a document on Jan 2011 tha...
More details about alleged 17-year-old Russian BlackPOS Malware Author released

More details about alleged 17-year-old Russian BlackPOS Malware Author released

Security experts at IntelCrawler provided a new interesting update on BlackPOS malware author , t...
Cyber criminals targeting another cryptocurrency 'Primecoin' with malicious miners

Cyber criminals targeting another cryptocurrency 'Primecoin' with malicious miners

Like Bitcoin, There are numerous other cryptocurrency similar in nature, including  MasterCoin , Pro...
Hackers behind TARGET data breach looking for Pro-cracker to decrypt Credit card PINs

Hackers behind TARGET data breach looking for Pro-cracker to decrypt Credit card PINs

I think you haven’t forgotten the massive data breach occurred at TARGET , the third-largest U.S. Re...
Hacking Wireless DSL routers via Administrative password Reset Vulnerability

Hacking Wireless DSL routers via Administrative password Reset Vulnerability

If you want to hack a Netgear and Linkys Wireless Routers , there is a quick backdoor entry availab...
World War C report - Motives behind State Sponsored Cyber Attacks

World War C report - Motives behind State Sponsored Cyber Attacks

Nation-state driven cyber attacks are routinely conducted on a global scale to defend national s...
Short Password Reset code vulnerability allows hackers to brute-force many websites

Short Password Reset code vulnerability allows hackers to brute-force many websites

Yesterday we received a vulnerability report in web applications from some unknown Indian Hacke...
Cracking 16 Character Strong passwords in less than an hour

Cracking 16 Character Strong passwords in less than an hour

The Password serves to protect your financial transactions, your social networking sites, and a ...