Report: A new Android malware appears in every 18 seconds

A New Android Malware Appear in Every 18 Seconds

Latest Android vulnerability strains almost 440,000 malware discovered within the 1st quarter of 2015, or you can say that a new smartphone bug strain for Android is exposed every 18 seconds and 5000 times per day. According to a recent research from G DATA and its report about Mobile Malware in 2015, the financial bugs …

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GhostShell hackers return: Breached over 300 websites within 24 hours

GhostShell hackers return

A group of hackers identified as Team GhostShell is exposing the snippets of private information allegedly hacked from the databases of a number of hacked websites in the last 24 hours. A sting of high-profile hacking attacks were linked with Team GhostShell in the past. The group went silent but now reverted with mass database …

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OPM shuts down online background check system due to vulnerability

OPM shuts down online background check system due to vulnerability

Issues for the American OPM (Office of Personnel Management) aren’t easing up. The OPM said on Monday it had shut down a website utilized for personal investigations after a vulnerability was found in the Web-based application. Office of Personnel Management officials expressed Congress they supposed their networks were safe, however on Monday the OPM announced …

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15 deadly vulnerabilities exposed in Adobe Reader and Windows

15 Vulnerabilities for Adobe Reader and Windows

A researcher from Google Project Zero has publicly revealed details on many of patched Microsoft and Adobe vulnerabilities, finding one in the Font Driver of Abode Type Manager that could allow to takeover several computers supporting latest font engines. Mateusz Jurczyk researcher at Google Project Zero discovered a total of ‘fifteen’ vulnerabilities, he also found …

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VPN service providers lick their lips at Australian anti-piracy bill

VPN service providers lick their lips at Australian anti-piracy bill

The Virtual Private Network (VPN) service providers say they are supposing business to increase in upcoming days, after a legislation to restrict piracy related sites passed by the Australian parliament. Government and copyright holders’ efforts to stop folks from accessing sites just won’t succeed as per the CEO of a well-known VPN service provider. As …

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Casino spammer hacked Microsoft’s pro-privacy website

Casino Spammer Hacked Microsoft's pro-privacy website

Microsoft’s website dedicated to fighting American surveillance has been “hacked” by a spammer. According to the investigation reports, the website was still running an old and vulnerable edition of WordPress. The website Digital Constitution, launched in middle of 2013 after the leaks from Edward Snowden initially cam out, soon turn out to be a platform …

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DuckDuckGo traffic grown 600% since 2013, thanks to NSA and Apple

DuckDuckGo Traffic Has Exploded

On Tuesday, DuckDuckGo, the search engine that has developed its status as the privacy-friendly search engine said, the traffic of the search engine has grown 600% since the National Security Agency mass surveillance programs got revealed in year 2013 by Snowden. As Apple made DuckDuckGo a search option in iOS 8, it also exploded the …

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LG and Samsung smartwatches leave private data unencrypted

LG and Samsung smartwatches leave private data unencrypted

Hackers can hack the private information from Samsung and LG smart watches with ease, investigators have come to an end that none among both of the brands encrypting private data. The researchers alert, both LG and Samsung watches are leaving personal data of users vulnerable and not keeping their privacy intact. At the University of …

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Europol and Eurojust in massive joint operation against cybercriminals

Europol and Eurojust in massive joint operation against cybercriminals

The police has captured lots of suspects in a global investigation into a cybercrime group that tapped millions of Euros from targets’ accounts in an identity theft scam. Tripwire reported that, 49 suspects were arrested by Europol European Cybercrime Center in a combined worldwide investigation targeting the shutdown of a main cybercrime ring. The group …

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Kaspersky Lab’s Network attacked by Duqu 2.0 – Opens a chilling new chapter

Kaspersky Lab's Network attacked by Duqu 2.0

Kaspersky Lab a leading anti-virus providers has exposed that its personal computers were recently attacked by hackers. The hack was aimed to attack on its latest technologies, as believed by Kaspersky Lab. The company said the hack consist of up to 3 formerly unknown hacking techniques. Kaspersky stated that it was enduring to complete the …

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