Facebook Admits to Censoring Links to WikiLeaks DNC Emails Leak

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WikiLeaks unleashed a controversial DNC email dump that flooded Facebook recently, and many of the social media giant’s one billion users encountered censorship issues when attempting to share the links. Though the incident is said to be an accident, integrity and credibility seem to be underlying concerns. The censorship only implies how freedom of speech …

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5 Techniques on How to Protect Your Online Privacy

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Security breaches and hacking events one after the next are now a mainstay in the news. No system can be absolutely impenetrable at this point, but humans are empowered over computers to protect their online privacy. Your weapon? Outsmarting cybercriminals. First things first. Know what you’re dealing with. What are you protecting yourself from and …

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UK Rail Network Encountered Multiple Cyber Attacks

UK Rail Network Attacks

According to researchers, the UK rail network became a victim of cyber attacks in the last one year. The spate of cyber attacks has become commonplace to the extent that the UK rail network suffered not less than four major attacks in the past twelve months alone. Darktrace discovered the cyber attacks which targeted different …

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Latest Cyber Security Threats To look Out For

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Cyber Security Cyber security is an important topic these days, thanks to cyber threats that come in myriad forms: worms, malware, ghostware, machine to machine attacks, jailbreaking and many others. Given the fact that a lot is at stake for whosoever may be affected by these, the fear is understandable as hackers have more sophisticated …

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LizardStresser Used To Target IoT To Launch DDoS Attacks

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An increasing number of threat actors are taking advantage of Lizard Squad’s LizardStresser botnets for targeting IoT gadgets. Their purpose? For later use in a massive distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack. The “DDoS for hire” tool created by the group has allowed cybercriminals to assemble botnet armies, with the most recent successfully launched DDoS attacks against …

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