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Hacker Selling 200 Million Yahoo Accounts On Dark Web

Hacker Selling 200 Million Yahoo Accounts On Dark Web

August 01, 2016Swati Khandelwal
Hardly a day goes without headlines about any significant data breach. In the past few months, over 1 Billion account credentials from po...
Nearly 7 Million Dropbox Account Passwords Allegedly Hacked

Nearly 7 Million Dropbox Account Passwords Allegedly Hacked

October 14, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Internet users have faced a number of major privacy breaches in last two months. Major in the list are The Fappening , The Snappening a...
Hacking DropBox account, Vulnerability allows hacker to bypass Two-Factor Authentication

Hacking DropBox account, Vulnerability allows hacker to bypass Two-Factor Authentication

July 05, 2013Mohit Kumar
Q-CERT team found a critical vulnerability that allows the attacker to bypass the two-factor authentication in the most popular file s...
HP LaserJet Security flaw allows remote data access

HP LaserJet Security flaw allows remote data access

March 14, 2013Wang Wei
A critical vulnerability discovered in certain LaserJet Pro printers that could give remote attackers access to sensitive data. Homeland...
Twitter added DMARC support to prevent email phishing

Twitter added DMARC support to prevent email phishing

February 22, 2013Mohit Kumar
Twitter announced via its blog today that it has begun using a new method called Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting and Confo...
Facebook OAuth flaw allows gaining full control over any Facebook account

Facebook OAuth flaw allows gaining full control over any Facebook account

February 21, 2013Mohit Kumar
Facebook OAuth is used to communicate between Applications & Facebook users, to grant additional permissions to your favorite apps. ...
Group behind largest Ransomware campaign arrested by Spanish police

Group behind largest Ransomware campaign arrested by Spanish police

February 14, 2013Wang Wei
Police in Spain have arrested a gang of 11 cyber criminals who used ransomware to demand money from thousands of victims in 30 countries ...
Team GhostShell Exposes 700k accounts from African universities and businesses

Team GhostShell Exposes 700k accounts from African universities and businesses

January 28, 2013Mohit Kumar
The Hacktivist group  Team GhostShell today exposes data including 700,000 accounts / records from African universities and businesses duri...
Art of twitter account hacking, now or never !

Art of twitter account hacking, now or never !

November 09, 2012Mohit Kumar
Phishing is most commonly perpetrated through the mass distribution of e-mail messages directing users to a fraud web site or services. ...