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AngelFire: CIA Malware Infects System Boot Sector to Hack Windows PCs

AngelFire: CIA Malware Infects System Boot Sector to Hack Windows PCs

August 31, 2017Swati Khandelwal
A team of hackers at the CIA, the Central Intelligence Agency, allegedly used a Windows hacking tool against its targets to gain persiste...
This $5 Device Can Hack your Password-Protected Computers in Just One Minute

This $5 Device Can Hack your Password-Protected Computers in Just One Minute

November 16, 2016Swati Khandelwal
You need to be more careful next time while leaving your computer unattended at your office, as it cost hackers just $5 and only 30 sec...
Pre-installed Backdoor On 700 Million Android Phones Sending Users' Data To China

Pre-installed Backdoor On 700 Million Android Phones Sending Users' Data To China

November 15, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Do you own an Android smartphone? You could be one of those 700 Million users whose phone is secretly sending text messages to China ever...
Xiaomi Can Silently Install Any App On Your Android Phone Using A Backdoor

Xiaomi Can Silently Install Any App On Your Android Phone Using A Backdoor

September 15, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Note — Don't miss an important update at the bottom of this article, which includes an official statement from Xiaomi . Do you ow...
Oops! Microsoft Accidentally Leaks Backdoor Keys to Bypass UEFI Secure Boot

Oops! Microsoft Accidentally Leaks Backdoor Keys to Bypass UEFI Secure Boot

August 10, 2016Swati Khandelwal
It's True  —  There is no such backdoor that only its creator can access. Microsoft has accidentally leaked the Secret keys that allow...
Warning — Linux Mint Website Hacked and ISOs replaced with Backdoored Operating System

Warning — Linux Mint Website Hacked and ISOs replaced with Backdoored Operating System

February 21, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Are you also the one who downloaded Linux Mint on February 20th? You may have been Infected! Linux Mint is one of the best and popul...
Juniper Firewalls with ScreenOS Backdoored Since 2012

Juniper Firewalls with ScreenOS Backdoored Since 2012

December 18, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Juniper Networks has announced that it has discovered " unauthorized code " in ScreenOS , the operating system for its NetScre...
FBI Director Asks Tech Companies to At least Don't Offer End-to-End Encryption

FBI Director Asks Tech Companies to At least Don't Offer End-to-End Encryption

December 09, 2015Swati Khandelwal
FBI declared War against Encryption. Encryption is defeating government intelligence agencies to detect terrorist activities and aft...
Backdoor in Baidu Android SDK Puts 100 Million Devices at Risk

Backdoor in Baidu Android SDK Puts 100 Million Devices at Risk

November 03, 2015Mohit Kumar
The China's Google-like Search Engine Baidu is offering a software development kit (SDK) that contains functionality that can be ab...
​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...