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Researchers expose industrial controllers’ software potential for hackers

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The automation company, Schneider Electric, reveals a weakness in its engineering system. This weakness unintentionally enables cyber criminals to remotely interfere with the company’s operations. Programmable logic controllers or PLCs are special computers or machines that have the ability to control and monitor the mechanical…

Internet of Things Make Hackers Job a Lot Easier, Researchers Warn

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It only takes three minutes to break into a computer network. This isn’t an exaggeration but a warning from many Internet researchers about the vulnerability of network-connected devices. Any device which is connected to the Internet makes it easier for cyber crooks to sneak into…

Anonymous leader turns legitimate, works for cybersecurity

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A technology company had fallen prey to the wiles of Hector Monsegur, the most notorious cybercriminal for Anonymous when the crook had successfully waged a phishing scam on twelve of the company’s newly hired employees in its IT department. Their names had been meticulously selected out…

Ludicrous CIA Election malware takes $50 to vote, quite absurd

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An election malware has been discovered by a certain malware detection team just recently. This software menace invades your computer system by shutting down all your processes and puts a seemingly scary message on your screen. The annoying popup message would ask you to pay…