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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...
Yahoo Quickly Fixes SQL Injection Vulnerability Escalated to Remote Code Execution

Yahoo Quickly Fixes SQL Injection Vulnerability Escalated to Remote Code Execution

Yahoo! was recently impacted by a critical web application vulnerabilities which left website...
Israeli Think Tank Compromised to Serve Sweet Orange Exploit Kit

Israeli Think Tank Compromised to Serve Sweet Orange Exploit Kit

The official website of a prominent Israel-based, Middle East foreign policy-focused think tank,...
Jobvite Recruitment Service Website Vulnerable to Hackers

Jobvite Recruitment Service Website Vulnerable to Hackers

Jobvite , a recruiting platform for the social web, is found vulnerable to the most common, but ...
Godzilla Hacker Takes Down Several Pakistani Government Websites

Godzilla Hacker Takes Down Several Pakistani Government Websites

While the rest of the world was engaged in cyber security and privacy, an Indian patriotic hacke...
50,000 Websites Hacked Through MailPoet WordPress Plugin Vulnerability

50,000 Websites Hacked Through MailPoet WordPress Plugin Vulnerability

The users of WordPress, a free and open source blogging tool as well as content management system (C...
Vulnerability in WPTouch WordPress Plugin Allows Hackers to Upload PHP backdoors

Vulnerability in WPTouch WordPress Plugin Allows Hackers to Upload PHP backdoors

If you own a mobile version for your Wordpress website using the popular WPtouch plugin, then yo...
20-years-old Alleged "NullCrew" Hacker Arrested by the FBI

20-years-old Alleged "NullCrew" Hacker Arrested by the FBI

The FBI officers have arrested a 20-year-old Tennessee man and charged with federal computer hac...
Vulnerability in Yahoo Websites Allows Hackers to Delete Any Comment

Vulnerability in Yahoo Websites Allows Hackers to Delete Any Comment

Two months ago, we reported a critical vulnerability on the Yahoo Answers platform that allowed a h...
300,000 Servers Still Vulnerable to Heartbleed Vulnerability After One Month

300,000 Servers Still Vulnerable to Heartbleed Vulnerability After One Month

It’s more than a month since we all were warned of the critical OpenSSL Heartbleed vulnerability...
KALI Linux Mailing List Website Hacked Using Heartbleed Vulnerability

KALI Linux Mailing List Website Hacked Using Heartbleed Vulnerability

When it comes to Digital Forensics, Penetration and Security testing, we mostly relies on Kal...
Thousands of websites based on Ruby on Rails vulnerable to Cookie Handling flaw

Thousands of websites based on Ruby on Rails vulnerable to Cookie Handling flaw

Ruby on Rails contains a flaw in its design that may allow attackers to more easily access applicati...
Buffer hacked; Twitter, Facebook flooded with Spam Weight-loss links

Buffer hacked; Twitter, Facebook flooded with Spam Weight-loss links

If you're a user of the Buffer app, the social-media management service that let you cross-posti...
Google detected Malware on PHP.net website; Flagged as 'Suspicious' site

Google detected Malware on PHP.net website; Flagged as 'Suspicious' site

If you are today trying to visit the php.net website, an official website of the PHP scripting l...
Web Application Security : PHP SuperGlobal Variables are vulnerable to Hackers

Web Application Security : PHP SuperGlobal Variables are vulnerable to Hackers

Hackers are focusing on vulnerabilities in the PHP web application development platform threaten...
Pakistan Army site and Facebook pages compromised by Indian hacker Godzilla

Pakistan Army site and Facebook pages compromised by Indian hacker Godzilla

Pakistan Army site (pakistanarmy.gov.pk) and Three Facebook pages hacked by an Indian hacker 'Go...
German Video Game 'Crytek' Websites go offline after Security Breach

German Video Game 'Crytek' Websites go offline after Security Breach

It seems that German Video Game company 'Crytek' has been the latest victim of hacking a...
Hacking PayPal accounts to steal user Private data

Hacking PayPal accounts to steal user Private data

If you're making a lot of money and you want to keep records of your transactions, then us...
Google Oman domain hijacked by Moroccan Hackers

Google Oman domain hijacked by Moroccan Hackers

Google’s Oman domain ( http://www.google.com.om/ ) was reportedly defaced today due to a hijacki...
Bicololo malware spreading via 404 Error targeting Russians

Bicololo malware spreading via 404 Error targeting Russians

A Trojan that attacks Russian Internet users using a new trick to spread itself. Known as "...