Multiple Security Flaws Discovered in Google App Engine

Multiple Security Flaws Discovered in Google App Engine

A Poland based web Vulnerability research firm has unearthed several critical vulnerabilities in Google App Engine (GAE) which could be exploited to allow malicious execution of Java codes and enable complete Sandbox escapes. Google App Engine (GAE) is marred by over 30 vulnerabilities, some of which could be exploited by malicious hackers to circumvent Sandbox …

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10 Biggest IT Security Threats of 2014

10 Biggest IT Security Threats of 2014

It is an ongoing struggle for businesses to get thorough protection against IT security threats, since there are a lot of different things that require attention. As we are about to find out, in 2014 there have been a lot of threats that have made significant impact on businesses everywhere. These threats have been monitored …

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Snowden Exposed: NSA Operation AURORAGOLD for Hacking Cellphone Networks Worldwide

Exposed NSA Operation AURORAGOLD for Hacking Cellphone Networks Worldwide

Edward Snowden latest leaks reveals a worldwide operation by NSA to infiltrate literally all active Cellphone networks on the globe. NSA further weakens encryption and introduces flaws into private networks in addition to monitoring thousands of email accounts of senior executives in telecommunication companies. News of NSA hacking private computer networks or eavesdropping on internet …

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A Critical Bug in Acrobat Reader 11 Windows Sandbox Unearthed

Critical Bug Acrobat Reader 11 Windows Sandbox

Windows users should updated to the lasted version of Acrobat reader, or risk falling prey to a security hole in Acrobat Reader 11 windows sandbox which could be exploited to gain higher privileges to compromised systems, according to reports from Google’s Project Zero initiative. A critical security hole in Adobe’s Acrobat 11 windows sandbox could …

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Is Uber’s Android App really a Malware?

Is Uber’s Android App really a Malware

News that Uber’s Android app is “Literally a Malware” shocked thousands of customers who use the App to call for cabs. Like with every fair coin that has two sides, Uber has defended its app saying the company only collects necessary information, a fact seemingly backed by another security researcher who rubbished earlier reports as …

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WordPress Unveils Version 4.0.1 and Fixes all Security holes in Earlier Versions

WordPress 4.0.1 fixes Security Holes

WordPress latest security advisory fixes all know vulnerabilities in its online publishing sites including a security hole that allowed a malicious hacker to gain administrative rights to a site. The company also unleashed the youngest 4.0.1 WordPress Version which promises a safe haven free from all vulnerabilities. WordPress users can now blog their nights away, …

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How XDA-Developers hacked Windows Phone 8.1

XDA-Developers hacked Windows Phone 8.1

Just weeks after Microsoft announced a security hole in nearly all its operating systems, XDA-developers now unearthed a new vulnerability in Microsoft’s youngest OS Windows 8.1 that could be exploited to hack a Lumia phone in rather simple but fascinating steps. In yet another swing of misfortunes on Microsoft’s youngest OS Windows 8.1, XDA developers …

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A Swedish Hacker Discovers a “Rootpipe” Security Hole in OS X Yosemite

Swedish Hackers Discovers OSXYosemite Security Whole

A Swedish white-hat hacker discovered privacy escalation vulnerability in Apple’s latest operating System OS X Yosemite. Rootpipe overrides password authentication allowing the hacker to take full control of your system. As expected Apple is yet to acknowledged flaw in its youngest OS. A Swedish white-hat hacker unearthed a privacy escalation vulnerability in Apple’s latest operating …

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Argus Cyber Security exploits a vulnerability in Zubie to Remotely Hack a Car

Argus Cyber Security exploits a vulnerability in Zubie to Remotely Hack a Car

Former Israel spooks have unearthed a vulnerability in Zubie- a third party car device- allowing hackers to control a car remotely. A successful attack would allow the hacker to remotely commandeer functions such as unlocking doors, tampering with instrument- readings, controlling the vehicle’s engine, brakes and steering components, revealed Argus cyber Security. In the past, …

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Heartbleed Attacks and How to Get Thorough Protection against Such a Menace

Heartbleed Bug has spread like the plague quite recently, leaving disaster and ongoing doubt as to the field of Internet security in general. Since it is a severe vulnerability found at the OpenSSL certificate, it has raised grave concern regarding the ability of cryptographic tools to deliver what they promise Internet users to do. Imagine …

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