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EPIC Fail — For the Third Time, Linux Ransomware CRACKED!

EPIC Fail — For the Third Time, Linux Ransomware CRACKED!

January 07, 2016Mohit Kumar
Ransomware is now a common practice for money-motivated cyber criminals. It's basically a type of software written in any system-ba...
Shocking! Instagram HACKED! Researcher hacked into Instagram Server and Admin Panel

Shocking! Instagram HACKED! Researcher hacked into Instagram Server and Admin Panel

December 18, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Ever wonder how to hack Instagram or how to hack a facebook account? Well, someone just did it! But, remember, even responsibly report...
FBI denies paying $1 MILLION to Unmask Tor Users

FBI denies paying $1 MILLION to Unmask Tor Users

November 14, 2015Mohit Kumar
Just day before yesterday, the Tor Project Director Roger Dingledine accused the FBI of paying the Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) at...
Hacking Team Flash Zero-Day Linked to Cyber Attacks on South Korea and Japan

Hacking Team Flash Zero-Day Linked to Cyber Attacks on South Korea and Japan

July 09, 2015Wang Wei
The corporate data leaked in the recent cyber attack on the infamous surveillance software firm Hacking Team has revealed that the Ado...
FBI: Banned Security Researcher Admitted to Hacking Plane In-Flight

FBI: Banned Security Researcher Admitted to Hacking Plane In-Flight

May 16, 2015Swati Khandelwal
A security researcher who was pulled out from a United Airlines flight last month had previously admitted to Federal Bureau of Investiga...
Researcher Uncovers Vulnerability Oracle Data Redaction Security Feature

Researcher Uncovers Vulnerability Oracle Data Redaction Security Feature

August 09, 2014Wang Wei
Oracle’s newly launched Data Redaction security feature in Oracle Database 12c can be easily disrupted by an attacker without any need ...
Project Zero - A Team of Star-Hackers Hired by Google to Protect the Internet

Project Zero - A Team of Star-Hackers Hired by Google to Protect the Internet

July 15, 2014Mohit Kumar
Today Google has publicly revealed its new initiative called “ Project Zero, ” a team of Star Hackers and Bug Hunters with the sole miss...
Yahoo is now offering up to $15,000 in bug bounty after policy review

Yahoo is now offering up to $15,000 in bug bounty after policy review

October 03, 2013Mohit Kumar
Offering cash rewards for vulnerability reports has become something of a norm when it comes to big tech companies these days.  Yah...
Yahoo! discourages Security Researchers with just $12.50 bug bounty for vulnerability reporting

Yahoo! discourages Security Researchers with just $12.50 bug bounty for vulnerability reporting

October 01, 2013Wang Wei
Today more and more companies are looking for external security researchers to help identify vulnerabilities and weaknesses in their ap...
Researchers detected the Malware that targets the Russian stock-trading platform QUIK

Researchers detected the Malware that targets the Russian stock-trading platform QUIK

April 21, 2013Wang Wei
Security Researcher from Group-IB ( Group-IB is one of the leading companies in global cybercrime prevention and hi-tech crime investiga...
SkypeHide to Send secret messages into silence of Skype Calls

SkypeHide to Send secret messages into silence of Skype Calls

January 07, 2013Wang Wei
Polish Researchers have discovered a clever way to send secret messages during a phone call on Skype. We know that, by default skype calls u...
Korean Cyber espionage attack Targets Russia

Korean Cyber espionage attack Targets Russia

December 16, 2012Anonymous
Ask an expert on cyber espionage and he for sure he will speak of China, the most active and advanced country in this sector, this time a cl...
GPS based tracking service provided by Samsung vulnerable to thieves

GPS based tracking service provided by Samsung vulnerable to thieves

December 07, 2012Mohit Kumar
Samsung which is currently believed to the highest Smartphones Seller in the World is now providing a Remote tracking solution in all it...
Researchers found Apache Server-Status Enabled Security Vulnerability in Popular sites

Researchers found Apache Server-Status Enabled Security Vulnerability in Popular sites

October 31, 2012Mohit Kumar
Researchers found Apache Server-Status Enabled on some popular site like php.net , cisco, nba.com, Cloudflare, Metacafe, Ford, yellow....
Firefox 16.0.2 available, Cross site scripting attack patched

Firefox 16.0.2 available, Cross site scripting attack patched

October 29, 2012Mohit Kumar
16.0.2 Firefox is now available for anyone who wants to try before anyone else. Mozilla address one serious vulnerability. According to the...