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Xiaomi Data Breach — "Exposing Xiaomi" Talk Pulled from Hacking Conference

Xiaomi Data Breach — "Exposing Xiaomi" Talk Pulled from Hacking Conference

China’s number one — and the world’s 3rd largest — smartphone manufacturer, Xiaomi , which is t...
Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Sends User Location and Safari Search Data to Apple

Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Sends User Location and Safari Search Data to Apple

Apple's latest desktop operating system, known as Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite , sends location a...
SEANux — Syrian Electronic Army To Release its Own Linux-based Distribution

SEANux — Syrian Electronic Army To Release its Own Linux-based Distribution

Lots of Linux distributions are offered free of cost on the Internet by a number of companies, n...
The Snappening — Snapchat Hacker Threatens to Leak thousands of Nude Images

The Snappening — Snapchat Hacker Threatens to Leak thousands of Nude Images

The waves of celebrities nude photos have not yet stopped completely, and a new privacy threat ...
Windows 10 Preview Has A Keylogger to Watch Your Every Move

Windows 10 Preview Has A Keylogger to Watch Your Every Move

This week Microsoft announced the next version of its Operating system, dubbed WIndows 10, provi...
Privacy-focused Tails 1.1.2 Operating System Released

Privacy-focused Tails 1.1.2 Operating System Released

Tails , a Linux-based highly secure Operating System specially designed and optimized to preserve us...
More Celebrity Nude Photos Leaked — Kim Kardashian and Others Targeted

More Celebrity Nude Photos Leaked — Kim Kardashian and Others Targeted

So far people have not forgotten about the recent celebrity iCloud hacking scandal , a new wave ...
How a Cell Phone User Can be Secretly Tracked Across the Globe

How a Cell Phone User Can be Secretly Tracked Across the Globe

Since we are living in an era of Mass surveillance conducted by Government as well as private s...
New Android Browser Vulnerability Is a “Privacy Disaster” for 70% Of Android Users

New Android Browser Vulnerability Is a “Privacy Disaster” for 70% Of Android Users

A Serious vulnerability has been discovered in the Web browser installed by default on a large n...
Facebook Rolling Out Privacy Checkup for Users

Facebook Rolling Out Privacy Checkup for Users

Facebook has launched a new tool to help you better manage sharing your information and postings...
Reported Apple iCloud Hack Leaked Hundreds of Nude Celebrity Photos

Reported Apple iCloud Hack Leaked Hundreds of Nude Celebrity Photos

Now this gonna be the height of Privacy Breach! Nude images of several high-profile persona incl...
Google Map Tracks Your Every Move. Check Your 'Location History' to Verify It

Google Map Tracks Your Every Move. Check Your 'Location History' to Verify It

Google has been involved in several controversies including among the companies that was claimed...
Worldview-3 — Satellite That Could Allow Google and U.S Government to See Your Face from Space

Worldview-3 — Satellite That Could Allow Google and U.S Government to See Your Face from Space

Majority of my articles are related to government spying, privacy and security issues of your onli...
Attackers Compromise TOR Network to De-Anonymize Users of Hidden Services

Attackers Compromise TOR Network to De-Anonymize Users of Hidden Services

A critical vulnerability in Tor — an encrypted anonymizing network considered to be one of the ...
HTML5 Canvas Fingerprint — Widely Used Unstoppable Web Tracking Technology

HTML5 Canvas Fingerprint — Widely Used Unstoppable Web Tracking Technology

Till Now we have seen many traditional way of tracking web users, such as using cookies that get...
NSA Employees Routinely Pass Around Intercepted Nude Photos

NSA Employees Routinely Pass Around Intercepted Nude Photos

The 31-year-old former US National Security Agency (NSA) contractor Edward Snowden has warned t...
Beware of the NSA, If You Are Privacy Conscious and Security Enthusiast

Beware of the NSA, If You Are Privacy Conscious and Security Enthusiast

We all are aware of the National Security Agency’s (NSA) mass surveillance program to track non-Amer...