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This 'Killer USB' can make your Computer explode

This 'Killer USB' can make your Computer explode

March 12, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Can Hackers turn a remote computer into a bomb and explode it to kill someone, just like they do in hacker movies? Wait, wait! Before an...
Microsoft patches Stuxnet and FREAK Vulnerabilities

Microsoft patches Stuxnet and FREAK Vulnerabilities

March 11, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Microsoft has come up with its most important Patch Tuesday for this year, addressing the recently disclosed critical the FREAK encrypt...
'Regin' - 'State-Sponsored' Spying Tool Targeted Govts, Infrastructures for Years

'Regin' - 'State-Sponsored' Spying Tool Targeted Govts, Infrastructures for Years

November 23, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Researchers have uncovered a highly advanced, sophisticated piece of malware they believe was used to spy on a wide-range of internation...
Dragonfly Russian Hackers Target 1000 Western Energy Firms

Dragonfly Russian Hackers Target 1000 Western Energy Firms

July 01, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Gone are the days when cyber criminals focuses only on PCs to spread malwares and target people, whether it’s ordinary or a high profile per...
Stuxnet-like 'Havex' Malware Strikes European SCADA Systems

Stuxnet-like 'Havex' Malware Strikes European SCADA Systems

June 26, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Security researchers have uncovered a new Stuxnet like malware, named as “ Havex ”, which was used in a number of previous cyber attack...
Rogue software update cause Malware attack on Japanese Nuclear Power Plant

Rogue software update cause Malware attack on Japanese Nuclear Power Plant

January 09, 2014Wang Wei
The most critical and worst target of a State-sponsored cyber-attack s could be Hospitals, Dams, Dykes and Nuclear power stations and this m...
Super 'Stuxnet' Malware development in progress to destroy Iran’s nuclear program

Super 'Stuxnet' Malware development in progress to destroy Iran’s nuclear program

December 03, 2013Swati Khandelwal
Saudi Arabia and Israel’s Mossad intelligence division are reportedly collaborating to develop a computer worm more destructive than the Stu...
Stuxnet also infected the internal network of a Russian nuclear plant

Stuxnet also infected the internal network of a Russian nuclear plant

November 10, 2013Anonymous
We have a lot of information on Stuxnet virus, a powerful malware that for the first time has shown to governments the capabilities and...
Malware infected International Atomic Energy Agency Computers

Malware infected International Atomic Energy Agency Computers

October 22, 2013Wang Wei
Hackers and malware are everywhere, waiting for you around every corner of the Internet. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) , whi...
World War C report - Motives behind State Sponsored Cyber Attacks

World War C report - Motives behind State Sponsored Cyber Attacks

October 03, 2013Anonymous
Nation-state driven cyber attacks are routinely conducted on a global scale to defend national sovereignty and project national power. W...
Snowden Confirms Stuxnet Malware developed by NSA and Israel Together

Snowden Confirms Stuxnet Malware developed by NSA and Israel Together

July 08, 2013Mohit Kumar
In an interview with Germany’s Der Spiegel Magazine, American whistleblower Edward Snowden has Confirmed that Stuxnet Malware was deve...
Microsoft flaw allows USB loaded with payload to bypass security controls

Microsoft flaw allows USB loaded with payload to bypass security controls

March 15, 2013Wang Wei
During  March Patch Tuesday of 2013 , Microsoft released seven new security bulletins, with four rated as critical, and others as Importan...
Stuxnet 0.5 : Symantec study reveals Stuxnet was dated 2005

Stuxnet 0.5 : Symantec study reveals Stuxnet was dated 2005

February 27, 2013Anonymous
Today social media are spreading a shocking news, authors of Stuxnet virus that hit Iranian nuclear program in 2010 according a new res...
Stuxnet is Back ! Iran reported another cyber attack

Stuxnet is Back ! Iran reported another cyber attack

December 26, 2012Wang Wei
Iran claims to have repelled a fresh cyber attack on its industrial units in a southern province. In the last few years, various Iranian...
Batchwiper malware, new virus targets Iranian computers

Batchwiper malware, new virus targets Iranian computers

December 18, 2012Mohit Kumar
Iranian CERT is sounding the alarm over another bit of data-deleting malware it's discovered on PCs in the country. Dubbed Batchwiper , ...
Hunting vulnerabilities in SCADA systems, we are still too vulnerable to cyber attacks

Hunting vulnerabilities in SCADA systems, we are still too vulnerable to cyber attacks

December 17, 2012Anonymous
Stuxnet case is considered by security expert the first concrete act of cyber warfare, a malware specifically designed to hit SCADA systems ...
Narilam malware target Iran Financial SQL Databases

Narilam malware target Iran Financial SQL Databases

November 26, 2012Mohit Kumar
Symantec recently identified a database-corrupting piece of malware targeting systems mostly in Iran, but despite early speculation that i...
Stuxnet virus also infected Chevron's IT network

Stuxnet virus also infected Chevron's IT network

November 09, 2012Mohit Kumar
Stuxnet , a sophisticated computer virus created by the United States and Israel, to spy on and attack Iran’s nuclear enrichment facilit...
Israel preparing their Cyber Army under Unit 8200

Israel preparing their Cyber Army under Unit 8200

November 05, 2012Mohit Kumar
The Israeli military has set plans to boost its cyber warfare capabilities with a better Cyber Army by expand its Unit 8200. " It has b...
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