Security

Operation Darkness Falls Leads to Arrest of Top Dark Web Drug Vendors

“Operation Darkness Falls” Leads to Arrest of Top Dark Web Drug Vendors

The US government has ramped up its efforts against the war on drugs sold in the dark web with several arrests being made this week. The arrests include a couple of high...
Recent T-Mobile and AT&T Data Breach Linked to Website Flaws

Recent T-Mobile and AT&T Data Breach Linked to Website Flaws

Both T-Mobile and AT&T suffered from data breaches which led to user pins being potentially exposed. The security flaws were identified by security researchers Ryan and Nicholas Ceraolo. The flaws allowed...
Personal Data of 2 Million T-Mobile Users Possibly Stolen

Personal Data of 2 Million T-Mobile Users Stolen in a Hack

Security experts at T-Mobile identified a data breach earlier this week, and personal information of up to 2 million users may have been affected. The company revealed in a statement that law...
Facebook’s Onavo App Removed from Apple's App Store

Facebook’s Onavo App Removed from Apple’s App Store

Apple has removed the official Onavo app by Facebook which offered security features for iPhone and iPad devices. The app was removed because Onavo violated the Apple’s privacy rules. Onavo was...
Chat App Wickr Seeks to Evade State-Level Censorship

Chat App Wickr Seeks to Evade State-Level Censorship

Encrypted chat apps are being targeted by governments and are being blocked in countries with strict censorship laws. Wickr seeks to evade local censorship by working with anti-blocking service Psiphon to offer...
Nintendo Disables Free 3DS Game Downloads Via eShop Clone

Nintendo Disables Free 3DS Game Downloads Via eShop Clone

An exploit which allowed Nintendo console owners to download games from the Nintendo eShop for free has been patched. The exploit was predominantly used by the 3DS for years and also the...
Android Triout Spyware Can Record Your Phonecalls, Read Your Texts, Bitdefender Discovers

Android Triout Spyware Can Record Your Phonecalls, Read Your Texts, Bitdefender Discovers

Bitdefender discovered a new powerful Android spyware  Triout is a spyware that can collect sensitive data on victims, including phone call recordings A brand new Android malware was discovered by the folks at Bitdefender....
The Best Ways to Encrypt Internet Browsing

The Best Ways to Encrypt Internet Browsing

The illusion that you’re alone and away from prying eyes when you browse the web is a strong one. After all, one of the first things we were told when the internet first came...
Microsoft Disrupts APT28 Russian Hackers Attack on Republican Sites Ahead of Midterm Elections

Microsoft Disrupts APT28 Russian Hackers Attack on Republican Sites Ahead of Midterm Elections

Microsoft took down six websites created by Russian APT28 hackers. The hackers targeted six sites, including one Microsoft domain. This takes it up to 84 domains in two years. Microsoft has announced it shut...
The Pros and Cons of Data Encryption

The Pros and Cons of Data Encryption

There is no such thing as perfection when it comes to security and privacy. There is simply a solution which is so hard to circumvent that it’s not worth whatever is kept behind it. When...

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