Cyber Security News (30th January 2018)

Nearly 2000 WordPress Websites Infected with a Keylogger WordPress is a free and open-source content management system based on PHP and MySQL. More than 74.6 Million websites are running on WordPress. If you are one of them then bad news for you, according to the latest report, More than 2,000 WordPress websites have once again... Continue Reading →

Cyber Security News (29th January 2018)

Someone Stole Almost Half a BILLION Dollars from Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Cryptocurrency exchanges are websites where you can buy, sell or exchange cryptocurrencies for another digital currency or fiat money. According to the latest report, Coincheck, a Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange, has suffered what appears to be the biggest hack in the history of cryptocurrencies, losing... Continue Reading →

Cyber Security News (23rd January 2018)

Nearly Half of the Norway Population Exposed in Healthcare Data Breach Hackers previously targeted various health care to steal data. According to the latest report, an unknown hacker or group of hackers managed to breach the systems of Health South-East Regional Health Authority (RHF) and reportedly stolen personal info and health records of some 2.9... Continue Reading →

Cyber Security News (22nd January 2018)

Facebook Hacking Android Malware GhostTeam Found in 53 Play Store Apps The researchers at Trend Micro have identified new Android malware called as GhostTeam. It is capable of stealing Facebook credentials after infecting devices. The malware tricks unsuspecting users into installing it and it is spread through malicious, infected apps. Research suggests that it is... Continue Reading →

Cyber Security News (15th January 2018)

Fourth Fappening Hacker Admits to Stealing Celebrity Pics From iCloud Accounts A federal court has accused George Garofano, 26, of North Branford, of violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, who had been arrested by the FBI for Fappening.  According to the latest report, the hacker has been charged with hacking into over 250 Apple... Continue Reading →

Cyber Security News (13th January 2018)

New Intel AMT Security Issue Lets Hackers Gain Full Control of Laptops in 30 Seconds Recently Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities have been discovered in popular processors. According to the latest report, a new critical security flaw in Intel hardware that could allow hackers to access corporate laptops remotely. F-Secure reported unsafe and misleading default behavior... Continue Reading →

Cyber Security News (12th January 2018)

Android Malware written in Kotlin found in Play Store stealing data Just another day with just another Android malware hosted on Google Play Store targeting unsuspecting users but this time, the malware is written in Kotlin, a statically-typed programming language. According to the IT security researchers at Trend Micro have discovered an Android malware Androidos_Bkotklind.Hrx... Continue Reading →

Cyber Security News (11th January 2018)

Microsoft Releases Patches for 16 Critical Flaws, Including a Zero-Day Microsoft has issued its first Patch Tuesday for 2018 to address 56 CVE-listed flaws, including a zero-day. Sixteen of the security updates are listed as critical, 38 are rated important, one is rated moderate, and one is rated as low in severity. The updates address... Continue Reading →

Cyber Security News (10th January 2018)

Critical Vulnerability in Electrum Bitcoin Wallets Finally Addressed The flaw was identified by a commenter using the alias “jsmad,” in a Github on 24 November 2017. The electrum daemon is running, someone on a different virtual host of the web server could easily access your wallet via the local RPC port. Currently, there is no... Continue Reading →

Cyber Security News (9th January 2018)

Youth arrested for spreading rumours about another bandh According to the news published by Pune Mirror, the Solapur police on Monday arrested a 21-year-old youth from a village near Mohol for allegedly circulating a post on social networking sites claiming that Sakal Maratha Samaj Sanghatana has announced another Maharashtra bandh on January 10. After it... Continue Reading →

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