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Zomato Hacked; Hacker Puts Up 17 Million Users' Emails and Passwords On Sale

Zomato Hacked; Hacker Puts Up 17 Million Users' Emails and Passwords On Sale

May 17, 2017Mohit Kumar
If you ever ordered food from Zomato, You should be Worried! India's largest online restaurant guide Zomato confirmed today that th...
Yahoo! Hack! How It Took Just One-Click to Execute Biggest Data Breach in History

Yahoo! Hack! How It Took Just One-Click to Execute Biggest Data Breach in History

March 15, 2017Swati Khandelwal
In the digital world, it just takes one click to get the keys to the kingdom. Do you know spear-phishing was the only secret weapon behind...
Hacker Selling Over 1 Million Decrypted Gmail and Yahoo Passwords On Dark Web

Hacker Selling Over 1 Million Decrypted Gmail and Yahoo Passwords On Dark Web

March 06, 2017Swati Khandelwal
Hardly a day goes without headlines about any significant data breach. In past year, billions of accounts from popular sites and services...
Yahoo Reveals 32 Million Accounts Were Hacked Using 'Cookie Forging Attack'

Yahoo Reveals 32 Million Accounts Were Hacked Using 'Cookie Forging Attack'

March 01, 2017Mohit Kumar
Yahoo has just revealed that around 32 million user accounts were accessed by hackers in the last two years using a sophisticated cookie ...
130 Celebrities' Email Accounts Hacked; Hacker Stole Movie Scripts and Sex Tapes

130 Celebrities' Email Accounts Hacked; Hacker Stole Movie Scripts and Sex Tapes

December 23, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Breaking News: A 23-year-old Bahamian man has been arrested and charged with hacking into the email accounts of 130 celebrities and ste...
FBI Deputy Director's Email Hacked by Teenager Who Hacked CIA Chief

FBI Deputy Director's Email Hacked by Teenager Who Hacked CIA Chief

November 05, 2015Mohit Kumar
The same group of teenage hackers that hacked the AOL email account of the CIA director John Brennan two weeks ago has now hacked into...
High school Student Hacked Into CIA Director's Personal Email Account

High school Student Hacked Into CIA Director's Personal Email Account

October 19, 2015Swati Khandelwal
A self-described teenage hacker has claimed to have hacked into personal AOL email account of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Director...
Israeli Singer Jailed for Hacking Madonna Emails

Israeli Singer Jailed for Hacking Madonna Emails

July 12, 2015Swati Khandelwal
An Israeli Singer and former contestant on a reality talent show has been jailed for hacking Madonna's online accounts and stealing ...
This Simple Trick Requires Only Your Phone Number to Hack your Email Account

This Simple Trick Requires Only Your Phone Number to Hack your Email Account

June 19, 2015Wang Wei
We all have been receiving spam phone calls and messages on almost daily basis from scammers who want to pilfer your money and personal ...
Hacker Abuses Google Apps vulnerability for Sending Phishing Emails

Hacker Abuses Google Apps vulnerability for Sending Phishing Emails

March 08, 2015Swati Khandelwal
A critical vulnerability has been discovered in the Google Apps for Work that allows hackers to abuse any website’s domain name based em...
Complete Google Security Checkup, Get 2GB Extra Google Drive Space

Complete Google Security Checkup, Get 2GB Extra Google Drive Space

February 10, 2015Wang Wei
Google has found an excellent idea to celebrate Safer Internet Day . The search engine giant is offering a nice perk for its users who c...
Want to Hire a Hacker? Check Out Hacker's List Website

Want to Hire a Hacker? Check Out Hacker's List Website

January 19, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Want to hack someone’s Facebook account? or Gmail account? or break into somebody’s network? But don’t have hacking skills to do so. The...
Google's Devices and Activity Dashboard — A New Account Security Wizard

Google's Devices and Activity Dashboard — A New Account Security Wizard

November 25, 2014Wang Wei
We access our Google account from so many devices that we our self forget on how many devices our account is still connected and perhaps...
Limitless Keylogger Optimized with AutoIT Infected thousands of Computers

Limitless Keylogger Optimized with AutoIT Infected thousands of Computers

September 22, 2014Wang Wei
A new surge of malware has been discovered which goes on to infect hundreds of thousands of computers worldwide and allegedly steals use...
AOL Hit by Massive Data Breach, Urges Users to Change Passwords

AOL Hit by Massive Data Breach, Urges Users to Change Passwords

April 29, 2014Wang Wei
If you are a user of the American On-Line (AOL) mail service then you are advised to change your password as soon as possible. AOL I...
Worst Data Breach in German History, 18 Million Email Passwords Compromised

Worst Data Breach in German History, 18 Million Email Passwords Compromised

April 04, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Germany has confirmed its biggest Data theft in the country's history with usernames and passwords of some 18 million email accounts...
LinkedIn Hack Tool Exposes Users' Emails without Exploiting Any Vulnerability

LinkedIn Hack Tool Exposes Users' Emails without Exploiting Any Vulnerability

April 03, 2014Anonymous
A Free Chrome, Firefox and Safari web browser plugin floating around the web, called ' Sell Hack ' allows users to view the hidd...
WATCH OUT! Scammers targeting Google Account with Phishing Page hosted on Google Drive

WATCH OUT! Scammers targeting Google Account with Phishing Page hosted on Google Drive

March 18, 2014Swati Khandelwal
You all are quite aware of phishing attacks , and for those who are not, Phishing scams are typically fraudulent email messages, masquer...
Yahoo Mail turns on HTTPS encryption by default to protect users

Yahoo Mail turns on HTTPS encryption by default to protect users

January 09, 2014Wang Wei
After the release of NSA Secret spying over Internet communications, I am expecting from all tech companies to make surveillance significan...
'Dark Mail Alliance', Future of surveillance proof email technology

'Dark Mail Alliance', Future of surveillance proof email technology

October 30, 2013Mohit Kumar
Yesterday I learned about  ' Dark Mail Alliance ', where  Lavabit , reportedly an email provider for NSA leaker Edward Snowden a...