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vBulletin Releases Patch Update for New RCE and SQLi Vulnerabilities

vBulletin Releases Patch Update for New RCE and SQLi Vulnerabilities

October 08, 2019Wang Wei
After releasing a patch for a critical zero-day remote code execution vulnerability late last month, vBulletin has recently published a ...
Europol Shuts Down Two Major Illegal 'Dark Web' Trading Platforms

Europol Shuts Down Two Major Illegal 'Dark Web' Trading Platforms

May 03, 2019Wang Wei
Europol announced the shut down of two prolific dark web marketplaces— Wall Street Market and Silkkitie (also known as Valhalla)—in simu...
Police Shut Down xDedic – An Online Market for Cyber Criminals

Police Shut Down xDedic – An Online Market for Cyber Criminals

January 29, 2019Mohit Kumar
In an international operation involving law enforcement authorities from the U.S. and several European countries, feds have shut down an o...
Real Identity of Hacker Who Sold LinkedIn, Dropbox Databases Revealed

Real Identity of Hacker Who Sold LinkedIn, Dropbox Databases Revealed

November 21, 2018Swati Khandelwal
The real identity of Tessa88—the notorious hacker tied to several high-profile cyber attacks including the LinkedIn , DropBox and MySpace ...
0-Day Flaws in Vanilla Forums Let Remote Attackers Hack Websites

0-Day Flaws in Vanilla Forums Let Remote Attackers Hack Websites

May 12, 2017Mohit Kumar
A security researcher has publicly disclosed two critical zero-day vulnerabilities in Vanilla Forums, an open source software that powers...
Popular PlayStation and Xbox Gaming Forums Hacked; 2.5 Million Users' Data Leaked

Popular PlayStation and Xbox Gaming Forums Hacked; 2.5 Million Users' Data Leaked

February 01, 2017Wang Wei
Do you own an account on one of the two hugely popular PlayStation and Xbox gaming forums? Your details may have been exposed, as it ha...
Ubuntu Linux Forum Hacked! Once Again

Ubuntu Linux Forum Hacked! Once Again

July 15, 2016Swati Khandelwal
No software is immune to being Hacked! Not even Linux. The Ubuntu online forums have been hacked, and data belonging to over 2 Million ...
BitTorrent Forum Hacked; Change your Password Immediately

BitTorrent Forum Hacked; Change your Password Immediately

June 08, 2016Mohit Kumar
If you are a torrent lover and have registered on  BitTorrent community forum website, then you may have had your personal details compr...
Malware And Hacking Forum Seized, Dozens Arrested

Malware And Hacking Forum Seized, Dozens Arrested

July 16, 2015Swati Khandelwal
The FBI and other law enforcement agencies have arrested more than 70 people suspected of carrying out cyber criminal activities assoc...
Popular Hackforums Website Defaced by Egyptian Hacker

Popular Hackforums Website Defaced by Egyptian Hacker

August 28, 2014Wang Wei
Hackforums - one of the popular hacking forum in the world - has been hacked and defaced by the famous Egyptian hacker with the online h...
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