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Worst Day for eBAY, Multiple Flaws leave Millions of Users vulnerable to Hackers

Worst Day for eBAY, Multiple Flaws leave Millions of Users vulnerable to Hackers

May 23, 2014Mohit Kumar
It's not been more than 36 hours since eBay revealed it was hacked and we just come to know about three more critical vulnerabilitie...
Snapchat user accounts vulnerable to Brute-Force Attack

Snapchat user accounts vulnerable to Brute-Force Attack

February 10, 2014Wang Wei
Snapchat , a Smartphone application that lets users share snapshots with friends is catching fire among teenagers. It was first hacked i...
Google Chrome added pop-up warning to prevent users from Browser hijacking

Google Chrome added pop-up warning to prevent users from Browser hijacking

February 03, 2014Anonymous
GOOGLE, one of the most trusted brands continuously trying to keep its products more robust and secure for keeping its users safe. Go...
iOS apps vulnerable to HTTP Request Hijacking attacks over WiFi

iOS apps vulnerable to HTTP Request Hijacking attacks over WiFi

October 29, 2013Anonymous
Security researchers Adi Sharabani and Yair Amit  have disclosed details about a widespread vulnerability in iOS apps , that could all...
iPhone Fingerprint scanner hack allows attacker to hijack Apple ID using Flight Mode

iPhone Fingerprint scanner hack allows attacker to hijack Apple ID using Flight Mode

October 06, 2013Wang Wei
A German security firm SRL claims a vulnerability in Touch ID Fingerprint Scanner and iCloud allows a hacker to access a locked device and...
Another day, Another verified Twitter Account Hacked

Another day, Another verified Twitter Account Hacked

May 14, 2013Mohit Kumar
Another day, Another verified twitter account with over 900,000 followers hacked by 'Colin'. Hacker hacked into a Sky News Twitter...
'The Onion' Twitter Account Hacked via Phishing Attack

'The Onion' Twitter Account Hacked via Phishing Attack

May 12, 2013Mohit Kumar
The hacktivist group Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) briefly took over the Twitter account of the satirical news publication The Onion, posting...
Facebook Camera App Vulnerable to Man in The Middle Attack

Facebook Camera App Vulnerable to Man in The Middle Attack

December 26, 2012Mohit Kumar
Egypt-based security researcher reported that Facebook Camera App for mobiles are Vulnerable to Man in The Middle Attack , that allow an ...
Exclusive : Hacking Hotmail and Outlook accounts using Cookie reuse vulnerability

Exclusive : Hacking Hotmail and Outlook accounts using Cookie reuse vulnerability

December 14, 2012Mohit Kumar
This Friday I was working with my co-security researcher " Christy Philip Mathew " in +The Hacker News  Lab for testing the...