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Customer Data of 11 Million Yahoo! Users Exposed in MongoDB Leak

Customer Data of 11 Million Yahoo! Users Exposed in MongoDB Leak

Independent security researcher Bob Diachenko spotted a customer database with 11 million records. The database contains 10,999,535 email addresses from Yahoo! Personal data in the database includes names, addresses, state and...
Pegasus Spyware by NSO Group Found in 45 Countries

Pegasus Spyware by NSO Group Found in 45 Countries

Security researchers have identified NSO Group-made spyware 'Pegasus' in the United States and 44 other countries. The findings were published by digital rights watchdog Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto. ...
Best Encryption Software Tools For Every Job

11 Best Encryption Software Tools for Every Job

There’s hardly a single aspect of using computer technology these days that hasn’t been touched by encryption technology. From inside our devices to out on the web. At some point, something is getting encrypted...
Basics - Beginners Guide to Encryption

Simple Encryption for Beginners: Just the Basics

Computer jargon and the technologies they describe can be very complicated. There’s nothing wrong with that and, for the people who develop and make this stuff, the complexities are part of the thrill. Even as...
Safari and Edge Browser Prone to Address Bar Spoofing Vulnerability

Safari and Edge Browser Prone to Address Bar Spoofing Vulnerability

A security researcher has identified serious vulnerabilities in Safari and Edge that could allow hackers to hijack your internet activity. The vulnerability has already been informed to Apple and Microsoft over 90...
Privilege Escalation Bug

[Updated] NordVPN and ProtonVPN Found to Contain Privilege Escalation Bug

A privilege escalation bug was found in NordVPN and ProtonVPN. The bug allowed malicious code to run with administrator privileges. The latest versions of NordVPN and ProtonVPN seem to have addressed this vulnerability. Update...
Security Firm ESET Discovers Kodi Add-Ons with Cryptocurrency Malware

Security Firm ESET Discovers Kodi Add-Ons with Cryptocurrency Malware

Multiple Kodi Add-Ons with Cryptocurrency Malware have been spotted by security research firm ESET affecting Windows and Linux users. The affected repositories include Gaia, Bubbles, and XvBMC. The malware hijacks a...
42 Million Emails and Passwords Leaked Online on Kayo.Moe

42 Million Emails and Passwords Leaked Online on Kayo.Moe

A large database of usernames, passwords and credit card information has been leaked to kayo.moe. The operator of the file-sharing website sent the database to Troy Hunt to be listed as a...
Hackers have managed to compromise the Aadhaar biometric security system

Hackers Manage to Compromise Aadhaar’s Biometric Security System

A hack to bypass biometric authentication for Aadhaar enrolment is doing round across WhatsApp groups.  The hack can bypass most of the required biometric and GPS authentications thereby allowing anyone in possession of...
Popular Trand Micro apps have been removed from the Mac App Store

Trend Micro Apps Removed From Mac App Store for Leaking User Data

Many Trend Micro security apps have been removed from the Mac App Store. These apps were found to exfiltrate sensitive user information. Security researchers show that there could be some connection between Trend...

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