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Anonymous member Barrett Brown Arrested by FBI

Anonymous member Barrett Brown Arrested by FBI

September 13, 2012Mohit Kumar
Anonymous hacker Barrett Brown was arrested by the FBI last night, his apartment raided while he was in the middle of a live TinyChat sessio...
Eject any WiFi device from network using Android

Eject any WiFi device from network using Android

September 13, 2012Mohit Kumar
If you want to disable any ip address which use same router to connect internet. Now you can used your android application, WifiKill use as ...
Chip and PIN payment card system vulnerable to Card cloning

Chip and PIN payment card system vulnerable to Card cloning

September 13, 2012Mohit Kumar
At a cryptography gathering in Leuven, Belgium, on Tuesday, Cambridge University researchers made it known that they do not like what they s...
Anonymous dump 2.5 GB data from email of priest accused for child abuse

Anonymous dump 2.5 GB data from email of priest accused for child abuse

September 13, 2012Mohit Kumar
In July 2012 Italy police have arrested a Catholic priest over allegations he abused a teen girl. Father Don Giacomo Ruggeri , 43, was immed...
WhatsApp vulnerability can be misused for Spreading Malware

WhatsApp vulnerability can be misused for Spreading Malware

September 13, 2012Mohit Kumar
A Cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in WhatsApp website reported to The Hacker News by Edgard Chammas. WhatsApp is one of the most ...
Ankit Fadia site again Hacked and Suspended by Hosting provider

Ankit Fadia site again Hacked and Suspended by Hosting provider

September 11, 2012Mohit Kumar
Another Funny news, today India's most popular but Self Claimed Hacker - Ankit Fadia's website just got hacked by a 17 Year old kid Kul...
Anonymous Hacker take down GoDaddy with IRC Bots

Anonymous Hacker take down GoDaddy with IRC Bots

September 11, 2012Mohit Kumar
GoDaddy.com, which hosts millions of websites mostly for small businesses, said Monday it was investigating an outage that had knocked some ...
The 10 Most Infamous Student Hackers of All Time

The 10 Most Infamous Student Hackers of All Time

September 10, 2012Mohit Kumar
Hacking has always been inherently a young person's game. The first usage of the word "hacker" was to describe pranksters meddling with the ...
Al Jazeera SMS service Hacked, Fake messages spread by Hackers

Al Jazeera SMS service Hacked, Fake messages spread by Hackers

September 09, 2012Mohit Kumar
Al-Jazeera says hackers have targeted the Qatar-based TV satellite channel for the second time in a week, sending out false news reports on ...
BASTARDS!!

BASTARDS!!

September 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
Last month, those assholes in the California State Assembly passed a resolution urging state educational institutions to more aggressively c...
Gauss Malware Detection Tool released by Iranian CERT

Gauss Malware Detection Tool released by Iranian CERT

September 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
Iranian National Computer Emergency Response Team releases a tool for Gauss malware detection . Cyber surveillance virus has been found in ...
CRIME : New SSL/TLS attack for Hijacking HTTPS Sessions

CRIME : New SSL/TLS attack for Hijacking HTTPS Sessions

September 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
Two security researchers claim to have developed a new attack that can decrypt session cookies from HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secur...
Will everyone Please get the Facts Right - FREE ASSANGE NOW!

Will everyone Please get the Facts Right - FREE ASSANGE NOW!

September 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
Julian Assange's mother, Christine Assange has done an excellent job of compiling the facts surrounding the issue of Julian's extradition c...
First Irish language Ransomware Malware demanding €100 for unlock

First Irish language Ransomware Malware demanding €100 for unlock

September 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
A new Ransomware Malware dubbed Gaeilge  locks up an infected computer and attempts to extort €100 from the user for an unlock code. The dem...
Operation Aurora - Other Zero-Day Attacks targeting finance and Energy

Operation Aurora - Other Zero-Day Attacks targeting finance and Energy

September 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
The infamous Aurora Trojan horse is just one of many attacks launched by the same group of malware authors over the past three years, accor...
Google buys Online Malware Multi Scanner VirusTotal

Google buys Online Malware Multi Scanner VirusTotal

September 08, 2012Mohit Kumar
Google on Friday said it acquired online virus-scanning service, VirusTotal, a provider of a free service that detects computer viruses ...
#Antisec Hackers hack FBI laptop and leak 12 Million Apple Device Records

#Antisec Hackers hack FBI laptop and leak 12 Million Apple Device Records

September 04, 2012Mohit Kumar
The hacker group AntiSec released a file of a million and one UDIDs unique device identifiers which it claims to have hacked it off an FBI ...
Al Jazeera News network website hacked by Pro-Assad hackers

Al Jazeera News network website hacked by Pro-Assad hackers

September 04, 2012Mohit Kumar
The official website of one of the biggest Arabic-language news network " Al Jazeera " got hacked just now by Pro-Assad hackers ca...
New Ransom malware infecting computers

New Ransom malware infecting computers

September 03, 2012Mohit Kumar
The Metropolitan Police have issued an urgent warning about a new ransom malware that is in circulation. Ransomware (also referred to in so...
Iran still on target of 'Mahdi' malware after detection

Iran still on target of 'Mahdi' malware after detection

September 03, 2012Mohit Kumar
In JULY Kaspersky Lab and Seculert revealed the presence of a new cyber-espionage weapon known targeting users in the Middle East. Despite t...
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