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AP finds hackers hijacked at least 195 Trump web addresses

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Four years ago, well before the furor over allegations Moscow meddled in the 2016 election that put Donald Trump in the White House, at least 195 web addresses belonging to Trump, his family or his business empire were hijacked by hackers possibly […]

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Kaspersky acknowledges taking inactive files in pursuit of hackers

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Credits: Reuters

Eugene Kaspersky said his company’s widely used antivirus software has copied files that did not threaten the personal computers of those customers, a sharp departure from industry practice that could increase suspicions that the Moscow-based firm aids Russian spies.

The acknowledgement, made […]

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Over a million Android users fooled by fake WhatsApp app in official Google Play Store

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Credits: Theregister UK

Once again Google’s Play Store has proved less than excellent at tackling malicious apps, after netizens found a fake version of WhatsApp that was good enough to fool over a million people into downloading it.

The rogue program was spotted […]

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Philippine government starts tracking down North Korean cyber-hackers

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Credits: Gulfnews

The Philippine government is tracking down North Korean hackers who were identified to have attacked a government-run cyber-security agency, a senior official said, prompting observers to assess that computer systems nationwide are vulnerable to attacks.

“The Department of Science and Technology […]

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XXXX Pornhub porn users hijacked by hackers with malware

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Hackers have hijacked advertising on adult site Pornhub to infect “millions” of users with malware, cyber security experts claim.

New research by Proofpoint claims to have uncovered a large scale attack known as malvertising, which presented fake adverts for web browser updates […]

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The TorMoil Bug – Tor Browser Critical Security Vulnerability

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Credits: Wearesegment

Recently, Wearesegment CEO, Filippo Cavallarin, discovered a critical security vulnerability in Tor Browser affecting Mac and Linux users that can lead to the leakage of users real IP address. We named it TorMoil.

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