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PayPal Subsidiary Data Breach Hits Up to 1.6 Million Customers

PayPal Subsidiary Data Breach Hits Up to 1.6 Million Customers

December 03, 2017Wang Wei
Global e-commerce business PayPal has disclosed a data breach that may have compromised personally identifiable information for roughly 1...
Authentication Flaw in PayPal mobile API Allows Access to Blocked Accounts

Authentication Flaw in PayPal mobile API Allows Access to Blocked Accounts

October 09, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Payment services provider PayPal is vulnerable to an authentication restriction bypass vulnerability , which could allow an attacker to...
PayPal Freezes $275,000 Campaign Funds of Secure-Email Startup 'ProtonMail'

PayPal Freezes $275,000 Campaign Funds of Secure-Email Startup 'ProtonMail'

July 01, 2014Swati Khandelwal
ProtonMail ,  an End-to-End Encrypted email service developed by MIT, Harvard and CERN researchers, who already received over $275,000 ...
LoopHole in PayPal Terms Allows Anyone to Double PayPal Money Endlessly

LoopHole in PayPal Terms Allows Anyone to Double PayPal Money Endlessly

June 12, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Many of us own a PayPal account for easy online transactions, but most of us don’t have balance in our PayPal Account. But what will hap...
eBay and PayPal UK website hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

eBay and PayPal UK website hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

February 02, 2014Swati Khandelwal
A pro-hacker group, aligned with president Bashar al-Assad, very well known as Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) has again gained the media ...
PayPal denies to pay Bug Bounty reward to teenager

PayPal denies to pay Bug Bounty reward to teenager

May 28, 2013Mohit Kumar
When coders and online security researchers find errors in websites or software, the companies behind the programs will often pay out a ...
FBI sponsored Ragebooter DDoS attack service

FBI sponsored Ragebooter DDoS attack service

May 21, 2013Mohit Kumar
A website that can be described as " DDoS for hire " is perfectly legitimate, according to the owner. Malicious sites that off...
Paypal hacker escaped jail

Paypal hacker escaped jail

February 01, 2013Mohit Kumar
In London today, an 18-year-old anonymous hacker received an 18-month youth rehabilitation order and a 60-hour unpaid work requirement for...
Google, Paypal, Facebook Internal IP disclosure vulnerability

Google, Paypal, Facebook Internal IP disclosure vulnerability

December 31, 2012Anonymous
Do you have any idea about an Internal IP Address or a Private IP Address that too assigned for Multinational Companies? Yeah, tod...
Cyber Criminals phishing with smart subdomains to earn millions

Cyber Criminals phishing with smart subdomains to earn millions

December 06, 2012Mohit Kumar
Like many other security issues that now affect computer users, there is a growing threat known as phishing". Phishing attacks are p...
PayPal Bug Bounty Program - playing fair ?

PayPal Bug Bounty Program - playing fair ?

November 13, 2012Mohit Kumar
Bug Bounty program, where white hat hackers and researchers hunt for serious security vulnerabilities and disclosing them only to the v...
Skype Illegally handed over data of alleged Anonymous Paypal Hacker

Skype Illegally handed over data of alleged Anonymous Paypal Hacker

November 06, 2012Mohit Kumar
Dutch media report   Skype has Illegally (without court order) distributed a 16 years old user's personal information including user nam...