KRACK: WPA2 Flaw Means Attackers Can Intercept Your Password

KRACK

Researchers have found a new attacked called KRACK which comes bearing bad news for Linux and Android users. This means that this is the first time that researchers have managed to find a significant weakness in the industry-standard WPA2 protocol. What does this weakness do? It enables hackers to intercept passwords. Of course, hackers have …

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Yahoo Ads Flash Vulnerability Been Exploited By Hackers

Hackers have been sending malicious bits of code, through the network of Yahoo ads to many computers who use Yahoo services for the past seven days. The attack which began on the 28th of July 2015 was confirmed by Yahoo on Monday, 3rd of August 2015. The attack is one of many attacks by hackers …

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Hacking Android phones possible with just a text message, says security firm

Google is Planning to Boost up Android privacy controls

A security research company revealed that it has discovered a flaw in Google’s Android operating system, which could potentially allow hackers access to the personal data of millions of users. The company referred to this flaw as “the mother of all Android vulnerabilities.” Zimperium, the security firm that uncovered the flaw, specifically said that the flaw …

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Milano, tool for detecting HackingTeam spyware in your computers

Milano for detecting HackingTeam spyware in your computers

An IT security company named Rook Security has solved the problem of those people who are worried that they have been attacked with HackingTeam malware. The security firm released a free of cost security tool that will identify the HackingTeam spyware into your system. Rook security named the tool as ‘Milano’. Milano will search out …

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Update: Hacking Team develop malware for Windows, Flash and Android

Hacking Team Wrote Malware for Windows, Flash and, Android

Updated Private source code pinched from Hacking Team, and then revealed on the internet, has exposed new vulnerabilities in software that are misused by the spyware developer to infect targets’ systems. Researches done by cyber security professionals suggest that stolen data of the Hacking Team contains a number of unpatched and unreported Adobe, Windows and …

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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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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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LogJam bug affects thousands of websites and popular browsers

New Critical LogJam Bug Affects Thousands of Websites

It looks like we just patched the Heartbleed bug, however there is another vulnerability with SLL named “LogJam” that shakes number of important internet protocols. Researchers just found an internet vulnerability as of now termedas LogJam — and it is assumed to be influencing 8% of the world’s huge sites. What makes it so much …

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