LinkedIn AutoFill Plugin Flaw Is Allowing Hackers To Steal Users Data

A flaw in LinkedIn’s autofill plugin could allow hackers to steal your full name, phone number, email address, ZIP Code, company and job title. Malicious sites have been able to invisibly...

TaskRabbit CEO posted a statement regarding the company’s security breach

TaskRabbit website and its app are back online after a cyber security breach. Stacy Brown-Philpot, CEO of TaskRabbit posted a detailed statement about the event saying: “While our investigation is ongoing, preliminary...

Latest Hacking News Podcast #16

Here we have episode 15 of our daily podcast. For daily updates you can subscribe via iTunes here or add us to your Alexa app by searching for “latest hacking news”...

Amazon Patent Technology To Identify Bitcoin Users

The online retail giant won a patent for a subscription feed which it claims could identify the participants of Bitcoin transactions for government and law enforcement agencies. The patent was approved this Tuesday...

Older Androids Susceptible To Cyber Attack

Older androids are not getting software updates due to which they are more susceptible to cyber-attack. Last summer, Apple announced that they would not make the latest iOS (which at that time...

A Facebook malware has compromised thousands of accounts

The IT security researchers at Radware have discovered a sophisticated malware campaign targeting unsuspecting Facebook users in the name of a painting application called ‘Relieve Stress Paint.’ As a result, tens of...
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TaskRabbit CEO posted a statement: Security Breach

TaskRabbit website and its app are back online after a cyber security breach. Stacy Brown-Philpot, CEO of TaskRabbit posted a detailed statement about the event saying: “While our investigation is ongoing, preliminary...
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Russian Cyber-Attack Puts UK Energy Sector On Alert

Executives from the main energy companies in Britain were warned and asked to tighten their security in light of the nerve agent attack on a former Russian agent and his daughter. Russian...

Norway And Switzerland Have Joined The Cybercrime Action Taskforce

Norway and Switzerland became the newest members of the Joint Cybercrime Action Taskforce that is grounded within Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) in the Netherlands. The New Dutch Chairmanship of Joint Cybercrime...

LocalBlox Rumbled After Scraping 48 Million Users Data and Accidently Leaving it Open to...

LocalBlox, A small data firm has scraped the data of 48 Million personal profiles from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Zillow without user’s consent. The firm said that their spider automatically crawls...

Google has launched a Chrome update with content autoplaying blocked

Google has issued an update for Chrome which now supports autoplay blocking by default, the update also includes some security improvements and developer features. Chrome has a 1 Billion userbase, which makes...

Russia has blocked 1.8 Million IP addresses of Google and Amazon to block Telegram

The Russian telecommunications community has blocked 1.8 Million IP address belonging to Amazon Web Serves and Google Cloud Platform. Google was also affected since Telegram tried to move their cloud infrastructure...

Russian Hackers Under Fire: Receive a Joint Warning from the UK and USA

Russian hackers have been in the news for all the wrong reasons. Recently, there were reports of Russian hackers attempting to seize the control of the internet, as per American and...

Russian Hackers Warning: Here’s How To Stay Protected

We recently talked about how Russian hackers are trying to hack routers to own the internet. This is a major concern not just for the US, but for users around the...

George Garofano, The Man Behind The Hacking of 250 iCloud Accounts Including Celebrities, Pleads...

George Garofano, a 26 year old male who belongs to Connecticut, was recently pleaded guilty for hacking into 250 iCloud accounts, which included celebrity accounts as well. The aim of these hacks...

Latest Hacking News Podcast #15

Here we have episode 15 of our daily podcast. For daily updates you can subscribe via iTunes here or add us to your Alexa app by searching for “latest hacking news”...

Which Phone is More Vulnerable to Hacking – iPhone or Android?

iOS users take on Android while Android users criticise Apple — But which OS is actually secure?It is a fact that cybercriminals develop an Android malware every 17 seconds while the...

50,000 Minecraft users infected with hard drive wiping malware

Here is why you should avoid downloading mods and skins for games especially Minecraft, at least for now.Nearly 50,000 Minecraft users have been infected with a nasty piece of malware that aims at...

Vlogger loses $2M in cryptocurrency during YouTube live stream

Ian Balina is a well-known, sponsored YouTube blogger or rather Vlogger. He is known for reviewing cryptocurrency initial coin offerings (ICOs) via live streaming of videos. Unfortunately, the blogger became a...

Millions of apps are exposing sensitive & unencrypted user data

Security researchers at Kaspersky Lab discovered that about 4 million popular mobile apps are unreliable because these use insecure Software Development Kits or SDKs, which leads to leaking of user data...
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Russian Hackers Under Fire: Receive a Joint Warning

Russian hackers have been in the news for all the wrong reasons. Recently, there were reports of Russian hackers attempting to seize the control of the internet, as per American and...

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Online Food Company Faasos Witness Four Fold Loss In The Financial...

Cryptocurrencies saw a sudden rise in the recent times. At present, there are atleast ten popular digital currencies that are ruling the virtual currency...

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