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Security Flaw Left Major Banking Apps Vulnerable to MiTM Attacks Over SSL

Security Flaw Left Major Banking Apps Vulnerable to MiTM Attacks Over SSL

December 07, 2017Swati Khandelwal
A team of security researchers has discovered a critical implementation flaw in major mobile banking applications that left banking crede...
Critical Flaw in Major Android Tools Targets Developers and Reverse Engineers

Critical Flaw in Major Android Tools Targets Developers and Reverse Engineers

December 06, 2017Mohit Kumar
Finally, here we have a vulnerability that targets Android developers and reverse engineers, instead of app users. Security researchers...
New TeamViewer Hack Could Allow Clients to Hijack Viewers' Computer

New TeamViewer Hack Could Allow Clients to Hijack Viewers' Computer

December 05, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Do you have remote support software TeamViewer installed on your desktop? If yes, then you should pay attention to a critical vulnerabi...
MailSploit — Email Spoofing Flaw Affects Over 30 Popular Email Clients

MailSploit — Email Spoofing Flaw Affects Over 30 Popular Email Clients

December 05, 2017Mohit Kumar
If you receive an email that looks like it's from one of your friends, just beware! It's possible that the email has been sent by...
macOS High Sierra Bug Lets Anyone Gain Root Access Without a Password

macOS High Sierra Bug Lets Anyone Gain Root Access Without a Password

November 28, 2017Mohit Kumar
If you own a Mac computer and run the latest version of Apple's operating system, macOS High Sierra, then you need to be extra carefu...
Another Facebook Bug Allowed Anyone to Delete Your Photos

Another Facebook Bug Allowed Anyone to Delete Your Photos

November 27, 2017Swati Khandelwal
If you think a website whose value is more than $500 billion does not have any vulnerability in it, then you are wrong. Pouya Darabi, a...
Exim Internet Mailer Found Vulnerable to RCE And DoS Bugs; Patch Now

Exim Internet Mailer Found Vulnerable to RCE And DoS Bugs; Patch Now

November 26, 2017Mohit Kumar
A security researcher has discovered and publicly disclosed two critical vulnerabilities in the popular Internet mail message transfer ag...
MS Office Built-In Feature Could be Exploited to Create Self-Replicating Malware

MS Office Built-In Feature Could be Exploited to Create Self-Replicating Malware

November 23, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Earlier this month a cybersecurity researcher shared details of a security loophole with The Hacker News that affects all versions of Mic...
Remotely Exploitable Flaw Found In HP Enterprise Printers—Patch Now

Remotely Exploitable Flaw Found In HP Enterprise Printers—Patch Now

November 22, 2017Mohit Kumar
Security researchers have discovered a potentially dangerous vulnerability in the firmware of various Hewlett Packard (HP) enterprise pri...
Critical Flaws in Intel Processors Leave Millions of PCs Vulnerable

Critical Flaws in Intel Processors Leave Millions of PCs Vulnerable

November 21, 2017Swati Khandelwal
In past few months, several research groups have uncovered vulnerabilities in the Intel remote administration feature known as the Manag...
Bluetooth Hack Affects 20 Million Amazon Echo and Google Home Devices

Bluetooth Hack Affects 20 Million Amazon Echo and Google Home Devices

November 15, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Remember BlueBorne? A series of recently disclosed critical Bluetooth flaws that affect billions of Android, iOS, Windows and Linux de...
17-Year-Old MS Office Flaw Lets Hackers Install Malware Without User Interaction

17-Year-Old MS Office Flaw Lets Hackers Install Malware Without User Interaction

November 14, 2017Swati Khandelwal
You should be extra careful when opening files in MS Office. When the world is still dealing with the threat of 'unpatched' Mic...
Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Releases Update to Fix 53 Vulnerabilities

Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Releases Update to Fix 53 Vulnerabilities

November 14, 2017Swati Khandelwal
It's Patch Tuesday—time to update your Windows devices. Microsoft has released a large batch of security updates as part of its No...
Warning: Critical Tor Browser Vulnerability Leaks Users’ Real IP Address—Update Now

Warning: Critical Tor Browser Vulnerability Leaks Users’ Real IP Address—Update Now

November 03, 2017Mohit Kumar
If you follow us on Twitter , you must be aware that since yesterday we have been warning Mac and Linux users of the Tor anonymity browse...
Hackers Could Turn LG Smart Appliances Into Remote-Controlled Spy Robot

Hackers Could Turn LG Smart Appliances Into Remote-Controlled Spy Robot

October 26, 2017Swati Khandelwal
If your smart devices are smart enough to make your life easier, then their smart behaviour could also be exploited by hackers to invade you...
KRACK Demo: Critical Key Reinstallation Attack Against Widely-Used WPA2 Wi-Fi Protocol

KRACK Demo: Critical Key Reinstallation Attack Against Widely-Used WPA2 Wi-Fi Protocol

October 15, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Do you think your wireless network is secure because you're using WPA2 encryption? If yes, think again! Security researchers have...
MS Office Built-in Feature Allows Malware Execution Without Macros Enabled

MS Office Built-in Feature Allows Malware Execution Without Macros Enabled

October 12, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Since new forms of cybercrime are on the rise, traditional techniques seem to be shifting towards more clandestine that involve the explo...
Microsoft Issues Patches For Severe Flaws, Including Office Zero-Day & DNS Attack

Microsoft Issues Patches For Severe Flaws, Including Office Zero-Day & DNS Attack

October 10, 2017Swati Khandelwal
As part of its "October Patch Tuesday," Microsoft has today released a large batch of security updates to patch a total of 62 ...