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Hackers use common devices to attack U.S. websites with malware

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The robots are invading the online world. They are riding on common household electronic items to get in to a consumer’s computer system. It is like another Trojan war strategy for this digital age. There has been a massive denial-of-service attacks played on several major…

Malicious software caught collecting admin credentials on Prestashop

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A new kind of malicious software is circulating around the Internet. This illicit program was crafted with the ability to collect administrator’s data for e-commerce websites. Experts on online security, Sucuri caught one of this bugs creeping around Prestashop’s online store. Conrado Torquato was the…

Rowhammer, a malicious hardware bug that roots out Android phones

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Scientists have come up with a new jailbreak method that would give them unrestrained access to several Android phones. It takes advantage of the computer bug which helps an organization’s competitor or adversary to juggle data which are stored in integrated circuits.   Rowhammer is…

The Law Under Which The Yahoo Scan is, Expires Next Year

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National Security and privacy are two issues that have stirred up a huge debate in the United States. Recently, reports were made against Yahoo saying that Yahoo had an operation to scan emails for its customers for information. This operation was authorized by the government….

BuzzFeed Hacked by OurMine in Retaliation

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Being hacked is one threat that we can’t escape. Hackers have left celebrities confused about how safe the information they share on social media is. After Kanye West’s wife, Kim Kardashian, was attacked by robbers in her hotel room in Paris, most people have been…

Is There an Epilogue to May-Jun TeamViewer Hackings?

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The popular remote login software TeamViewer has stepped up the security game following the recent reports of users’ accounts being hacked. This would not be such important news if it was not for the fact that this tool is installed on millions of computers. Many…