Online Security:3 Of The Absolute Worst Hacks Of 2017 (One Bonus Hack)

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As far as crazy years go, 2017 proved to be absolutely bananas for a variety of reasons. The things that happened in the field of cybersecurity represent many of those reasons. Hackers negatively impacted institutions of all sorts around the globe. All the while they also affected the billions of people who trusted these institutions …

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Is Ransomware The Biggest Threat To Everyone? Even To Big Tech Companies?

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Well, if a Europol report is to be believed then ransomware is an ugly manifestation of the biggest cyber threat to everyone on the planet. Europol published its annual Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA) report on Thursday and according to the vast research conducted by Europol, it has been revealed that the agency considers …

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500 Million Yahoo Accounts Have Been Hacked

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Yahoo has been the victim of a massive hack attack. The internet company has revealed that more than 500 million accounts have been compromised. This couldn’t have come at a worse time for the company since Yahoo is in the process of being bought by Verizon. Yahoo representatives say that the act was carried out …

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Yahoo Ads Flash Vulnerability Been Exploited By Hackers

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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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Google Collaborates with Yahoo to Offer Full Encryption

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Google has released an improved version of its existing End-to-End Chrome extension introduced a few months ago. The New version, which has been moved to Github, an opens source repository incorporates contributions from Yahoo and other industry experts. Snowden’s revelation of massive spying on internet users marked a return on the crypto war of the …

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