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New Long-Range Wi-Fi Standard Offers Double Range to Home Devices

New Long-Range Wi-Fi Standard Offers Double Range to Home Devices

January 05, 2016Swati Khandelwal
It is a common problem: Home Wireless Router's reach is terrible that the WiFi network even does not extend past the front door of t...
Critical Netgear Router Exploit allows anyone to Hack You Remotely

Critical Netgear Router Exploit allows anyone to Hack You Remotely

October 09, 2015Khyati Jain
Yes, NETGEAR Routers have once again become a victim of DNS Monitoring, potentially affecting 11,000 Devices. This week, we reported...
Incredible! Someone Just Hacked 10,000 Routers to Make them More Secure

Incredible! Someone Just Hacked 10,000 Routers to Make them More Secure

October 05, 2015Khyati Jain
Has anyone ever heard about a " Vigilante-style Hacker ," who hacks every possible system to make them more Secure? No. It...
D-Link Accidentally Publishes Its Private Code-Signing Keys on the Internet

D-Link Accidentally Publishes Its Private Code-Signing Keys on the Internet

September 18, 2015Swati Khandelwal
It's not every time malware creators have to steal or buy a valid code-signing certificate to sign their malware – Sometimes the man...
​SYNful Knock: Backdoor Malware Found in Cisco Routers

​SYNful Knock: Backdoor Malware Found in Cisco Routers

September 16, 2015Khyati Jain
Mandiant , a FireEye sister concern has been involved in researches related to cyber defense. In their recent findings, a backdoor m...
THN Weekly Roundup — 15 Most Popular Cyber Security and Hacking News Stories

THN Weekly Roundup — 15 Most Popular Cyber Security and Hacking News Stories

September 14, 2015Mohit Kumar
We are once again here with our weekly round up based on last week’s top cyber security threats and challenges. I recommend you to r...
THN Weekly Roundup — Top 14 Must-Read Cyber Security Stories

THN Weekly Roundup — Top 14 Must-Read Cyber Security Stories

September 06, 2015Mohit Kumar
We found a high concern for cybersecurity tactics and an increased awareness of the challenges that it brings. This week, we shared...
Popular Belkin Wi-Fi Routers vulnerable to Hackers

Popular Belkin Wi-Fi Routers vulnerable to Hackers

September 03, 2015Khyati Jain
US-CERT has outlined about Wireless routers developed by Belkin supposedly containing several vulnerabilities. CERT in their Vulnera...
NetUSB Driver Flaw Exposes Millions of Routers to Hacking

NetUSB Driver Flaw Exposes Millions of Routers to Hacking

May 19, 2015Swati Khandelwal
A simple but shockingly dangerous vulnerability has been uncovered in the NetUSB component, putting Millions of modern routers and othe...
DDoS Botnet Leverages Thousands of Insecure SOHO Routers

DDoS Botnet Leverages Thousands of Insecure SOHO Routers

May 12, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Small office and home office (SOHO) routers are an increasingly common target for cybercriminals, not because of any vulnerability, but...
Vulnerability in Hotel WiFi Network Exposes You to Hackers

Vulnerability in Hotel WiFi Network Exposes You to Hackers

March 26, 2015Swati Khandelwal
There is no end to users problem when it comes to security. Everything is easily hackable — from home wireless routers to the large web ...
Have a D-Link Wireless Router? You might have been Hacked

Have a D-Link Wireless Router? You might have been Hacked

February 03, 2015Wang Wei
The popular DSL wireless router model from D-Link are allegedly vulnerable to a software bug that could allow remote hackers to modify ...
Router Vulnerability Puts 12 Million Home and Business Routers at Risk

Router Vulnerability Puts 12 Million Home and Business Routers at Risk

December 19, 2014Swati Khandelwal
More than 12 million routers in homes and businesses around the world are vulnerable to a critical software bug that can be exploited b...
81% of Tor Users Can be Easily Unmasked By Analysing Router Information

81% of Tor Users Can be Easily Unmasked By Analysing Router Information

November 18, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Tor has always been a tough target for law enforcement for years and FBI has spent millions of dollars to de-anonymize the identity of ...
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