Anonymous hacks ESA and exposes private data of thousands of people

Man With anonymous association mask working on the laptop

Anonymous, a famous hacking group, claims compromising European Space Agency (aka ESA). According to them, the hack exposed personal information including emails, names and passwords. The group performed the hack as a ‘prank’ ahead of the Christmas holiday. The group hacked ESA’s sub-domains. This hack should be a warning to the 8,000 folks whose personal …

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Lawsuit uncovers the severity of ethiopian hacking amid Obama’s Africa tour

Gulf leaders request cyber-security collaboration to Obama

US president Barrack Obama, who is currently on tour in Africa and visiting Ethiopia for the first time this weekend, is being faced with the pressure of discussing human rights issues as a result of a pending lawsuit back home that is contesting whether the African country can spy on an American by converting his …

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DOJ and FBI target Goolge and Apple in Crypto war

DOJ and FBI target Goolge and Apple in Crypto war

The DOJ and FBI on Wednesday targeted latest set of enemies for law enforcement and national security: not pedophiles, or ISIS, but Google and Apple. These giant organizations and others that give or will soon allow E2E encryption make it difficult to peruse blocked computerized messages — and without mentioning names, James Comey (FBI Director) …

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Popular Privacy tools targeted by Chinese hackers

Chinese target privacy tools

A new research found that hackers from China have found their way into cracking privacy tools used to unblock the state censored content. According to the reports, hackers are targeting both, readers and the creators of the web content. According to the findings of Jaime Blasco, a security researcher working in a Silicon Valley based …

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US to extend its cyber defense over Japan to help protect from cyber attacks

American Will Help to Protect Japan From Cyber Attacks

The America will expand its cyber security umbrella on Japan, aiding its Asian friend deal with the increasing danger of internet hacks against military headquarters and infrastructure just like power houses, the two counties stated in a joint announcement on 30th of May (Saturday). Under a fresh set of privacy instructions between Tokyo and Washington …

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US Tried but Failed to Hack North Korean Nuclear Program via Stuxnet Virus, Reuters

US Tried and Failed to Hack North Korean's Nuclear Program via Stuxnet Virus

America tried to install a version of the computer worm named Stuxnet to hack North Korea’s nuclear missiles program 5 years ago, however, eventually failed. The secret failed cyber attack has been revealed by folks familiar with the secret US campaign. According to a fresh report, Stuxnet (the private digital weapon) was created and installed …

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Gulf leaders request cyber security collaboration to Obama

Gulf leaders request cyber-security collaboration to Obama

According to reports, the leaders of Gulf countries are wanting to push Barack Obama (US President) for expanded internet security collaboration when the leaders meet in Maryland. It’s nice (or some what tricky) to see that everyone is taking step to help (and get help from) each another. Right after China-Russia cyber agreement, Gulf leaders …

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24 Hour Shutdown Threat to Torrent Websites

24 Hour Shutdown Threat to Torrent Websites

MPA (The Motion Picture Association), has specifically reached top torrents service providers including Kickass Torrents, The Pirate Bay, Torrentz and many more popular ones. The MPA has issued them a warning of 24 hours to shut down under threat of conceivable legitimate activity. MPA, the European subdivision of the American MPAA, a group of the …

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China’s ‘Great Cannon’ could allow online censors to hack sites globally

China's 'Great Cannon' could Hack Yourself

A team of researchers has named a brand new cyber-weapon controlled by the Chinese administration the ‘Great Cannon. ‘The weapon was lately used within an attack on GitHub and GreatFire.org, plus is equipped to concentrating on any computer worldwide collaborating with Chinese sites. Chinese online censors have established an “offensive system” that will make it …

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Google ends support for recently breached security certificates from China

Google ends support breached security certificates China

Google Chrome has updated its report on miss-issued digital certificates from China and CNNIC, ceasing to support them after a small grace period offered to their current users. Firefox and Microsoft follow the very same steps on the matter. As you may recall, Google had announced a few days ago that there have been severe …

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