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Hackers Can Remotely Hack Self-Aiming Rifles to Change Its Target

Hackers Can Remotely Hack Self-Aiming Rifles to Change Its Target

July 30, 2015Mohit Kumar
High-tech Sniper Rifles can be remotely hacked to shoot the wrong target – Something really scary and unpredictable. Yes, Hackers can remot...
NSA-Proof "Blackphone" Gets Rooted Within 5 Minutes

NSA-Proof "Blackphone" Gets Rooted Within 5 Minutes

August 11, 2014Wang Wei
The ultra secure NSA-Proof Blackphone titled as, “ world’s first Smartphone which places privacy and control directly in the hands of it...
Airplanes Can Be Hacked Through Wireless In-flight Entertainment System

Airplanes Can Be Hacked Through Wireless In-flight Entertainment System

August 05, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Almost a year ago, at the ‘ Hack In The Box ’ security summit in Amsterdam, a security researcher at N.Runs and a commercial airline pil...
Hackers stole money from European ATMs using Malware-loaded USB Device

Hackers stole money from European ATMs using Malware-loaded USB Device

January 02, 2014Mohit Kumar
Hacking ATM Machines is nothing new, but it seems that instead of relying on ATM skimmers now some smart hackers in Europe are reportedly t...
Firmware vulnerability allows man-in-the-middle attack using SD Memory cards

Firmware vulnerability allows man-in-the-middle attack using SD Memory cards

January 02, 2014Anonymous
How is it possible to exploit SD Card, USB stick and other mobile devices for hacking? Another interesting hack was presented at the Chaos C...
First ever Malware for Firefox Mobile OS developed by Researcher

First ever Malware for Firefox Mobile OS developed by Researcher

October 18, 2013Mohit Kumar
Firefox OS is a mobile operating system based on Linux and Mozilla ’s Gecko technology, whose environment is dedicated to apps crea...
Android Malware uses Google Cloud Messaging Service; infected over 5 Million Devices

Android Malware uses Google Cloud Messaging Service; infected over 5 Million Devices

August 16, 2013Anonymous
The Kaspersky Lab researchers recently have discovered a number of Android malware apps are abusing the Google Cloud Messaging Service (GC...
Hackers turn Verizon signal booster into a mobile hacking machine

Hackers turn Verizon signal booster into a mobile hacking machine

July 15, 2013Mohit Kumar
A group of  hackers from security firm iSEC found a way to tap right into verizon wireless cell phones using a signal-boosting devices ...
Chrome, Firefox, Java, IE10 exploited at Pwn2Own competition

Chrome, Firefox, Java, IE10 exploited at Pwn2Own competition

March 07, 2013Mohit Kumar
During the first day of Pwn2Own competition at the CanSecWest conference in Vancouver , latest versions of all major browsers were expl...
ClubHack 2012 Hacking and Security Conference

ClubHack 2012 Hacking and Security Conference

November 12, 2012Mohit Kumar
Carrying reputation of being India's choicest and oldest hacker’s conference, Team ClubHack proudly brings the 6th edition of ClubHa...
Hackers release Windows Phone 8 Malware - to be showcased at MalCon

Hackers release Windows Phone 8 Malware - to be showcased at MalCon

November 10, 2012Mohit Kumar
It's be Just hours Windows Phone 8 has been released - and hackers have already dished out a malware prototype for the platform. Windows...
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Security Improvements overview

Android 4.2 Jelly Bean Security Improvements overview

November 02, 2012Mohit Kumar
Google is bringing a host of new features to its Android 4.2 Jelly Bean operating system designed to increase productivity, creativity ...
New windows malware can target smart cards for full remote access

New windows malware can target smart cards for full remote access

October 25, 2012Mohit Kumar
If you think that having a USB Token Smartcard is extremely secure for Digital signatures or other activities, you may be wrong! The researc...
Intercepting Traffic of widerange frequencies with HackRF Radio

Intercepting Traffic of widerange frequencies with HackRF Radio

October 22, 2012Mohit Kumar
At the ToorCon hacker conference in San Diego Saturday, Ossmann and his research partner Jared Boone plan to unveil a beta version of ...
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