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University Pays Hackers $20,000 to get back its Ransomware Infected Files

University Pays Hackers $20,000 to get back its Ransomware Infected Files

June 07, 2016Mohit Kumar
What's the worst that could happen when a Ransomware malware hits University? Last month, the IT department of the University from ...
AlienVault Releases Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) Best Practices

AlienVault Releases Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) Best Practices

August 20, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Network security practitioners rely heavily on intrusion detection systems (IDS) to identify malicious activity on their networks by ex...
Hacker exploits Heartbleed bug to Hijack VPN Sessions

Hacker exploits Heartbleed bug to Hijack VPN Sessions

April 18, 2014Mohit Kumar
Cyber criminals have explored one more way to exploit Heartbleed OpenSSL bug against organisations to hijack multiple active web session...
'The Washington Post' compromised 3rd time in the last 3 years

'The Washington Post' compromised 3rd time in the last 3 years

December 20, 2013Anonymous
Security experts at Mandiant intelligence firm have discovered a new intrusion into the network of The Washington Post , it is the third tim...
Malware that transfers stolen data using Inaudible Audio signals

Malware that transfers stolen data using Inaudible Audio signals

December 03, 2013Mohit Kumar
If you think that a computer which is not connected to a network, doesn't have any USB sticks attached to it and doesn’t accept any kind...
Importance of Logs and Log Management for IT Security

Importance of Logs and Log Management for IT Security

October 02, 2013Wang Wei
IT Security is the name of the game and no matter how big or small the size of your organization, you will always invest enough on sec...
Intrusion detected on two FreeBSD Project app dev servers

Intrusion detected on two FreeBSD Project app dev servers

November 19, 2012Mohit Kumar
The FreeBSD team has announced over the weekend that two machines within the FreeBSD.org cluster have been compromised and have been consequ...
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