Category Archive: secutiry

Teen Arrested for Creating Malware That Steals Cryptocurrency Wallet Passwords
  • 3
    May

Teen Arrested for Creating Malware That Steals Cryptocurrency Wallet Passwords

Japanese police have arrested a 17-year-old boy on suspicion of creating malware that steals private keys (passwords) that are used to access cryptocurrency wallets. He's also under investigation for using these passwords to steal funds from victims, albeit no charges...

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Inferring passwords using WiFi signals – Hacking passwords over WiFi
  • 12
    Apr

Inferring passwords using WiFi signals – Hacking passwords over WiFi

It seems that almost everything is breakable when it comes to security on the Internet. We’ve seen even the best security systems having one or more flaws that can be exploited for the hackers’ benefit. No, some professors across three...

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A new hack steals your PC login credentials from locked computers in 30 seconds
  • 28
    Sep

A new hack steals your PC login credentials from locked computers in 30 seconds

With security methods improving by the day, you wouldn’t have expected this but if Rob Fuller, security engineer, is to be believed, there is now a method to snatch your PC login credentials within 30 seconds. Fuller, who goes by...

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Big data is already a $46 billion market, but you ain't seen nothin' yet
  • 11
    Sep

Big data is already a $46 billion market, but you ain’t seen nothin’ yet

Big data has been a big buzzword for more than a few years already, and it's got some solid numbers to back that up, including US$46 billion in 2016 revenue for vendors of related products and services. But the big...

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Kaspersky NoRansom page lists Ransomware Decryption Tools
  • 2
    Sep

Kaspersky NoRansom page lists Ransomware Decryption Tools

Ransomware remains as one of the most brutal infection among the malware family that locks your computer or encrypts your files. What more, once infected you cannot get your data back unless you pay a ransom. Even if you decide...

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Warning: Fake Adobe Flash Update installs malware on your Windows computer
  • 1
    Sep

Warning: Fake Adobe Flash Update installs malware on your Windows computer

If you receive an unexpected message asking you to update your Adobe Flash Player, think twice before pressing the update button. This is an old strategy used by hackers to install malware on your computer. Unfortunately, their trick really works because...

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Supercomputer superheroes attempt to autonomously find, plug software holes, for cash
  • 25
    Aug

Supercomputer superheroes attempt to autonomously find, plug software holes, for cash

Seven supercomputers competed in a contest to find software vulnerabilities Giant refrigerator-sized supercomputers battled each other on Thursday in a virtual contest to show that machines can find software vulnerabilities. The result: the supercomputers time and time again detected simulated...

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Best ransomware decrypt tools for Windows 10
  • 23
    Aug

Best ransomware decrypt tools for Windows 10

Ransomware is probably the worst kind of malware than can infect your computer. This type of malware will encrypt and lock your files, and the only way to get access to them is to pay the ransom to the hacker....

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NoMoreRansom.org launched to help Ransomware victims
  • 17
    Aug

NoMoreRansom.org launched to help Ransomware victims

A new web portal NoMoreRansom.org will now help you removing the ransomware without paying off your hard earned money to the attackers. EUROPOL, Kaspersky, Intel, Netherland Police have come together to form a No More Ransom initiative. NoMoreRansom.org will help...

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Census: ABS website not attacked or hacked, Michael McCormack says
  • 10
    Aug

Census: ABS website not attacked or hacked, Michael McCormack says

Census: ABS website not attacked or hacked, Michael McCormack says The minister responsible for the census has directly contradicted the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) by saying its website was not attacked on census night, despite confirming that the site...

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