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Anonymous Hacks Swedish Government in Revenge for 'Pirate Bay' Takedown

Anonymous Hacks Swedish Government in Revenge for 'Pirate Bay' Takedown

An online "hacktivist" group that calls itself Anonymous has claimed responsibility f...
Quantum Encryption Makes Credit Cards Fraud-Proof

Quantum Encryption Makes Credit Cards Fraud-Proof

Credit card frauds are very common these days – today a data breach occurs in retailer’s shop, ...
'SoakSoak' Malware Compromises 100,000 WordPress Websites

'SoakSoak' Malware Compromises 100,000 WordPress Websites

The users of WordPress , a free and open source blogging tool as well as content management syst...
Alibaba Marketplace Vulnerability Puts Millions Of Shoppers at Risk

Alibaba Marketplace Vulnerability Puts Millions Of Shoppers at Risk

Alibaba Group has patched a major security vulnerability in one of its e-commerce portals that ...
Las Vegas Sands' Casino Network hit by Destructive Malware

Las Vegas Sands' Casino Network hit by Destructive Malware

Sony Pictures Entertainment hack that started at the end of the last month and so far has cause...
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...
Sony Pictures Scarier Hack — Hackers Leak Scripts, Celebrity Phone Numbers and Aliases

Sony Pictures Scarier Hack — Hackers Leak Scripts, Celebrity Phone Numbers and Aliases

The massive hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment has reached a more scarier phase...
'The Pirate Bay' Goes Down After Swedish Police Raid Server Room

'The Pirate Bay' Goes Down After Swedish Police Raid Server Room

The Pirate Bay — an infamous Torrent website predominantly used to share copyrighted material s...
POODLE SSL Vulnerability Now Attacking TLS Security Protocol

POODLE SSL Vulnerability Now Attacking TLS Security Protocol

POODLE , a critical SSL flaw discovered in October that was patched and fixed by webmasters arou...
Powerful Linux Trojan 'Turla' Infected Large Number of Victims

Powerful Linux Trojan 'Turla' Infected Large Number of Victims

Security researchers have discovered a highly nasty Linux trojan that has been used by cybercrim...
Sony Pictures Employees Receive Threatening Email After Hack

Sony Pictures Employees Receive Threatening Email After Hack

The massive hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment have reached a totally unbelieva...
Operation Cleaver — Iranian Hackers Targeting Critical Infrastructure Worldwide

Operation Cleaver — Iranian Hackers Targeting Critical Infrastructure Worldwide

For over past two years, Iranian hackers have infiltrated computer networks of some of the world...
Sony Pictures Hack — 5 Things You Need To Know

Sony Pictures Hack — 5 Things You Need To Know

What a horrible start the holiday season in U.S. Over Thanksgiving weekend, Sony Pictures Entert...
Crash Your Friends' WhatsApp Remotely with Just a Message

Crash Your Friends' WhatsApp Remotely with Just a Message

A Vulnerability has been discovered in the wildly popular messaging app WhatsApp , which allows ...
Unreleased Sony Pictures Movies Leaked Online After Sony Hack Attack

Unreleased Sony Pictures Movies Leaked Online After Sony Hack Attack

Following the last week's massive hack attack on Sony Pictures' network by a group call...
Uber’s Android app is Literally Malware?

Uber’s Android app is Literally Malware?

The popular ride-sharing service Uber has been hit by various controversies lately, but now the...
Syrian Electronic Army Hacks UK based Media Websites

Syrian Electronic Army Hacks UK based Media Websites

Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) , a pro-hacker group supposed to be aligned with Syrian President B...
China-made E-Cigarette Chargers Could Infect Your Computer with Virus

China-made E-Cigarette Chargers Could Infect Your Computer with Virus

It's better for smokers to quit smoking. Are you using electronic cigarettes (E-cigarettes) ...
Google's Devices and Activity Dashboard — A New Account Security Wizard

Google's Devices and Activity Dashboard — A New Account Security Wizard

We access our Google account from so many devices that we our self forget on how many devices ou...