Tips and Tools to Protect Yourself from the NSA PRISM or any Govt’s Spying Acts

Tips and Tools to Protect Yourself from NSA PRISM or any Govt’s Spying Acts

By now, news of NSA spying on Americans, wiretapping private communications and creating vulnerabilities in private computer networks won’t come as shocker. Over the years, US intelligence agencies have gone as far as impersonating private entities such as Seattle times just sniff around real and perceived enemies of America. Recently, the FBI has been pilling …

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Darktrace Reveals Six Months’ Data Breach in Financial Services by Hackers

Darktrace Reveals Six Months’ Data Breach

Financial information has allegedly been breached, due to malware detected by Darktrace security firm. Fears of boldness in the actions of hackers increase, due to the recent attacks against Sony and found in business sites universally. Security firm Darktrace has highlighted a recent revelation about financial data being breached for a period of six months, …

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UK Set to Infringe on Online Privacy Under National Security Guise

UK Set to Infringe on Online Privacy

The UK is set to go the US way by tightening its grip on online freedom and privacy. The government of the UK is using the excuse of taking care of national security interests to take away the citizenry’s rights to online privacy. Prime Minister David Cameron has said that the government will focus on …

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Republicans Oppose to Obama’s Net Neutrality Regulations and Fight

Republicans Oppose Obama’s Net Neutrality Regulations

President Obama has brought the Internet into the spotlight, urging the FCC to reclassify it as public utility. The Republicans disagree and they wish to prevent the respective legislation from being accepted and put into effect. Both parties concern as to the impact of Internet usage and the interests related to it, with the vote …

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Vulnerabilities in Alibaba eCommerce Site Compromised Security of Millions

Alibaba Group Site Vulnerabilities

Numerous vulnerabilities in Alibaba’s eCommerce platform compromised the account details of millions of Merchants and shoppers according to Israel cyber security Experts. Alibaba has patched up the flaws and is urging its customers to update their accounts accordingly. If you can’t afford a $600 product from an online store, why not change the price to …

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Cybercriminals Take Over Stock Trading on Wall Street

Cybercriminals Take Over Stock Trading on Wall Street

Cybercriminals could be running the show on Wall Street if a recent report by Fire Eye is anything to go by. The reports indicate the hackers infiltrated the computer network of 100 companies on Wall Street, stealing crucial information which could help them commit insider trading. Their identities is still an enigma but there is …

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Trojan-Banker Malware Targeting Brazil Mobile Bankers

Trojan-Banker Malware Targeting Brazil Mobile Bankers

Kaspersky researchers have discovered a Trojan-Banker malware targeting Brazilian mobile banking users. They malware masquerading  as legitimate banking Apps on official Google store had already made over 80 download before being unmasked. Phishing masters never rest, they would do anything humanly possible to lay their fingers on the target’s banking information, including PIN and credit/debit …

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Intel and Europol Partners in Cybercrime

An MOU between Intel Security Firm and Europol, will see the two combine resources and Expertise in combating cybercrime, in an already porous battle line. As cybercriminals advance their techniques and expertise, it is paramount that all those on the receiving end stage a united front or perish one at a time. Europol received a …

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Two Tennessee Men prove how easy it is to Crack ATMs

Two Tennessee Men prove how easy it is to Crack ATMs

Two little known Tennessee men used factory default passcode to dupe ATM machines into giving more cash in an 18 months hacking spree cut short by Secret Service.  The money minting operations proves how low-tech street criminals poses a threat to poorly configured and serviced ATMs all over the world. A recent shocker in the …

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Chinese Hackers Breached US Weather Systems and Satellite Network

Chinese Breached US Weather Systems

Chinese hackers intruded US National Weather Service network disrupting crucial public services such as commercial airlines, disaster warning systems and shipping industry who rely heavily on informational from NOAA to run their business. As expected China has denied any involvement in the attack and taunted US to up her game. Alleged Chinese hackers intruded US …

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