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Fake Bad Piggies Game hijack Google Chrome browser

Fake Bad Piggies Game hijack Google Chrome browser

Rovio's latest game, Bad Piggies, is now available via Google Play and the App Store, and as a P...
Barrett Brown charged with Internet threats, retaliation, conspiracy charges

Barrett Brown charged with Internet threats, retaliation, conspiracy charges

A Dallas man linked to the worldwide hacking group Anonymous is accused of threatening to ruin ...
Four million hotel locks vulnerable to 'Dry erase marker'

Four million hotel locks vulnerable to 'Dry erase marker'

At Black Hat security conference this year Cody Brocious demonstrated that How a simple Dry erase ma...
5 Major Japanese universities websites hacked

5 Major Japanese universities websites hacked

A group of hackers identifying itself as " Ghost Shell " said that he has leaked some 120,...
Cyber attack on Iran’s Internet system Disrupts Iran Internet

Cyber attack on Iran’s Internet system Disrupts Iran Internet

IRAN state official has said that Cyber attackers have targeted Iranian infrastructure and communica...
Thousands of sites defaced by Bangladeshi hackers to protest against movie "Innocence of Muslims"

Thousands of sites defaced by Bangladeshi hackers to protest against movie "Innocence of Muslims"

A new group of hackers, known as Bangladesh Hackers group called " 3xp1r3 cyber army "  ha...
Google Warning about New State Sponsored Attacks

Google Warning about New State Sponsored Attacks

“ Warning: We believe state-sponsored attackers may be attempting to compromise your account or comp...
300% Increase in malnets Attack in the past six months

300% Increase in malnets Attack in the past six months

Blue Coat systems has undertaken detailed research into the use of 'malnets' by criminals ...
Millions of DSL modems hacked in Brazil, spread banking malware

Millions of DSL modems hacked in Brazil, spread banking malware

More than 4.5 million DSL modems have been compromised as part of a sustained hacking campaign in Br...
HackAdemy – Free eLearning Platform

HackAdemy – Free eLearning Platform

I talked with Marius Corici Co-founder and CEO for Hack a Server project about Hackademy – eLear...
Cyber Attacks on Six Major American Banks

Cyber Attacks on Six Major American Banks

According to reports, some of the United States biggest financial institutions  including Wells ...
ARMY : USB Drive responsible for over 70 percent of Cyber Security Breaches

ARMY : USB Drive responsible for over 70 percent of Cyber Security Breaches

A ban on the use of pen drives has not been able to safeguard cyber security as it has now been labe...
Android Malware can now steal 3D Model Of Your Location

Android Malware can now steal 3D Model Of Your Location

It's a fact that as smartphones get more capable, the possibilities for their misuse also increa...
Beacon : A new advance payload for Cobalt Strike

Beacon : A new advance payload for Cobalt Strike

Raphael Mudge (Creator of Cobalt Strike ) announced Another Advance Payload for Cobalt Strike ...
Billions of Windows Users Affects with Java Vulnerability

Billions of Windows Users Affects with Java Vulnerability

Researchers at Security Explorations disclosed a new vulnerability in Java that could provide an att...
The FixMeStick : My Parents Need This

The FixMeStick : My Parents Need This

The founders over at FixMeStick sent us a pair of their latest devices to check out. The FixMeStick...
Exploit Released for Internet Explorer zero-day attacks : CVE-2012-4969

Exploit Released for Internet Explorer zero-day attacks : CVE-2012-4969

Microsoft has confirmed reports that a zero-day vulnerability in its Internet Explorer browser is be...
Security in a Serious Way - The Hacker News Magazine September 2012 Edition

Security in a Serious Way - The Hacker News Magazine September 2012 Edition

Hey faithful readers and people interested in Internet Security! Enjoy our - The Hacker News Magazin...
Electromagnetic Pulse Attacks : Are we prepared ?

Electromagnetic Pulse Attacks : Are we prepared ?

An electromagnetic pulse (EMP) attack is a threat few Americans are familiar with, yet one which cou...
BlackHole Exploit Kit 2.0 released with more latest Exploits

BlackHole Exploit Kit 2.0 released with more latest Exploits

According to release announcement on Pastebin by unknown developers in a Russian-language BlackHole...