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Chrome Plans to Mark All 'HTTP' Traffic as Insecure from 2015

Chrome Plans to Mark All 'HTTP' Traffic as Insecure from 2015

December 16, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Google is ready to give New Year gift to the Internet users, who are concerned about their privacy and security. The Chromium Project&#...
POODLE SSL Vulnerability Now Attacking TLS Security Protocol

POODLE SSL Vulnerability Now Attacking TLS Security Protocol

December 09, 2014Mohit Kumar
POODLE , a critical SSL flaw discovered in October that was patched and fixed by webmasters around the world after Google alerted softwa...
Instasheep — Instagram Account Hacking Tool Released

Instasheep — Instagram Account Hacking Tool Released

July 30, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Two days ago, we reported at The Hacker News about a critical issue in the most popular image and video sharing service, Instagram app ...
Microsoft issues Emergency Windows Update to Block Fake SSL Certificates

Microsoft issues Emergency Windows Update to Block Fake SSL Certificates

July 11, 2014Mohit Kumar
Today, Microsoft has issued an emergency update for almost all versions of Windows and also for Microsoft devices running Windows Phone ...
Millions of LinkedIn Users at Risk of Man-in-the-Middle Attack

Millions of LinkedIn Users at Risk of Man-in-the-Middle Attack

June 18, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Two year back in 2012, one of the most popular online social networking sites Linkedin spent between $500,000 and $1 million on forensi...
Critical GnuTLS Flaw Leaves SSL Clients Vulnerable to Remote Code Execution

Critical GnuTLS Flaw Leaves SSL Clients Vulnerable to Remote Code Execution

June 04, 2014Mohit Kumar
GnuTLS, a widely used open source SSL/TLS cryptographic library is vulnerable to a buffer overflow vulnerability that could be exploited...
Fake Digital Certificates Found in the Wild While Observing Facebook SSL Connections

Fake Digital Certificates Found in the Wild While Observing Facebook SSL Connections

May 11, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Visiting a website certified with an SSL certificate doesn’t mean that the website is not bogus. Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protect the ...
HeartBleed Bug Explained - 10 Most Frequently Asked Questions

HeartBleed Bug Explained - 10 Most Frequently Asked Questions

April 14, 2014Mohit Kumar
Heartbleed – I think now it’s not a new name for you, as every informational website, Media and Security researchers are talking about ...
YAHOO! Now Encrypts Everything; Encrypted Yahoo Messenger Coming Soon

YAHOO! Now Encrypts Everything; Encrypted Yahoo Messenger Coming Soon

April 03, 2014Swati Khandelwal
ON HIGH-PRIORITY YAHOO! is finally rolling out encryption implementation over their site and services in order to protect users. Yahoo i...
Back off, NSA! Gmail now Encrypts every single Email

Back off, NSA! Gmail now Encrypts every single Email

March 20, 2014Wang Wei
2014 - The Year for Encryption! Good News for Security & Privacy seekers, Gmail is now more secure than ever before. Google has...
Snowden's disclosures haven't changed much about Facebook Security

Snowden's disclosures haven't changed much about Facebook Security

March 18, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Mark Zuckerberg is continually denying working with the NSA or any other Government Intelligence Agency in serving out data they gathe...
HTTPS can leak your Personal details to Attackers

HTTPS can leak your Personal details to Attackers

March 06, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Explosive revelations of massive surveillance programs conducted by government agencies by the former contractor Edward Snowden trigge...
Malicious Russian Tor Exit Relays Intercepting encrypted Traffic of Facebook Users

Malicious Russian Tor Exit Relays Intercepting encrypted Traffic of Facebook Users

January 23, 2014Mohit Kumar
Tor is one of the best and freely available privacy software that lets people communicate anonymously online through a series of nodes...
Converting Google Chrome into a Bugging Device by exploiting Speech Recognition feature

Converting Google Chrome into a Bugging Device by exploiting Speech Recognition feature

January 22, 2014Swati Khandelwal
How many of you use Google Chrome for surfing the Internet and feel safe while working on it? I think many of you. Chrome is one of th...
Yahoo Mail turns on HTTPS encryption by default to protect users

Yahoo Mail turns on HTTPS encryption by default to protect users

January 09, 2014Wang Wei
After the release of NSA Secret spying over Internet communications, I am expecting from all tech companies to make surveillance significan...
BREACH decodes HTTPS encrypted data in 30 seconds

BREACH decodes HTTPS encrypted data in 30 seconds

August 03, 2013Mohit Kumar
A new hacking technique dubbed BREACH can extract login tokens, session ID numbers and other sensitive information from SSL/TLS encrypt...
Facebook implementing Advanced HTTPS to minimize NSA Interception

Facebook implementing Advanced HTTPS to minimize NSA Interception

June 29, 2013Mohit Kumar
For years the National Security Agency has successfully shielded its surveillance programs from any real public scrutiny. There have bee...
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