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How to create a strong password: Tips and tricks

To create a strong password, avoid using phone numbers, addresses, birthdays, your name, family members’ names, or pets’ names. World...

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Single flaw made Android devices vulnerable to hacking since 2011: Report

MediaTek and Qualcomm, the two largest mobile chipset manufacturers in the world, used the ALAC audio coding in their widely distributed mobile...

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Hacking group posted fake Ukrainian surrender messages, says Meta in new report

In a new Adversarial Threat Report, Meta details a campaign mounted by Belarus-aligned hackers in which the Facebook accounts of Ukrainian military...

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Lapsus$ cyberattacks: the latest news on the hacking group

The Lapsus$ ransomware gang made headlines after targeting a number of high-profile tech companies, including Microsoft, Samsung, Ubisoft, Nvidia,...

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Seven teenagers arrested in connection with the Lapsus$ hacking group

City of London Police arrested seven teenagers due to their suspected connections to the recently prolific Lapsus$ group, BBC News reports. The group...

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Lapsus$ hacking activities likely carried out by teenagers, Microsoft tells users what to do

Lapsus$ reportedly released a 9GB compressed archive of files citing it to have source code of some of Microsoft's major projects- Bing,...

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A teen is reportedly the mastermind behind the Lapsus$ hacking group

A new Bloomberg report indicates that an England-based teenager might be the mastermind behind the Lapsus$ hacking group that has taken credit for...

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Android 12 smartphones impacted by major flaw: How to check if your phone is affected

If any bad actor exploits this vulnerability, they will be able to take control Android devices and also make changes in the affected device. ...

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BJP Chief JP Nadda's Twitter account hacked briefly, asks donations for Russia

As per the tweet, "Stand with the people of Russia. Now accepting cryptocurrency donations. Bitcoin and Ethereum." BJP chief JP...

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Official YouTube channel of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha taken down after hacker changes name to ‘Ethereum’

The Sansad TV channel was hacked at around 1 AM, The Sansad TV Social Media Team worked on the situation and restored the account at around 3:45 AM ...

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Discord hacking is the newest threat for NFT fans

Attacks carried out on Discord servers for the Monkey Kingdom and Fractal NFT collections exposed security weaknesses in the crypto ecosystem that...

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Microsoft says it took over servers being used by China-based hacking group Nickel

Microsoft has taken over 42 websites it says were compromised by Chinese hacking group Nickel. Microsoft says that the hackers targeted human rights...

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Beware! Scammers are using Google ads for stealing cryptocurrency

According to the report by Check Point Research (CPR), scammers are placing ads at the top of Google Search that imitate popular wallet brands, such...

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77 percent of Indian organizations experienced unexpected downtime due to Covid-19

According to IT professionals in India, holidays have been the most challenging peak periods for cybercrimes -- while 52 per cent of them indicated...

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India and Taiwan expanding bilateral relations by collaborating on Cyber security

Prof Chin Tsan Wang, Director, Science, and Technology, Taipei Economic and Cultural Center in India, focused on a win-win situation for both the...

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India now second Cloud hacking targeted country after US

As per a new report, India is now second most cloud hacking targeted country in the world after the United States of America (USA). As per the...

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The FBI is remotely hacking hundreds of computers to protect them from Hafnium

In what’s believed to be an unprecedented move, the FBI is trying to protect hundreds of computers infected by the Hafnium hack by hacking them...

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Twitter’s new hacking label has already been hacked

Twitter has introduced a new hacking warning label, but it’s already been hacked to work on any tweet. It’s part of a new Twitter policy to label...

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US announces charges against North Korean hackers for sweeping hacking scheme

The Justice Department announced charges against three North Korean computer programmers accused of conspiring to extort over $1.3 billion from banks...

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Ticketmaster will pay $10 million for hacking rival ticket seller

Ticketmaster will pay $10 million to defer prosecution on charges that it hacked competitor CrowdSurge (which later merged with Songkick) to steal...

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The ACLU is suing for more information about the FBI’s phone-hacking lab

The FBI’s Electronic Device Analysis Unit has handled a range of encryption cases, but there’s still little public data about what the unit does...

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Go read this story about schools buying FBI-grade phone-hacking tech

Gizmodo has written a great story about how schools are buying devices that let them see students’ texts, photos, and other data — all without a...

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Tesla whistleblower Martin Tripp ordered to pay $400,000 to settle hacking case

A former employee of Tesla was ordered to pay the company $400,000 for leaking confidential information to reporters. Martin Tripp, a former...

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US charges six Russian intelligence officers with hacking Ukraine, 2018 Olympics, and Skripal investigation

The US Justice Department has charged six GRU officers with carrying out an international cyberespionage campaign to promote Russian national...

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Nintendo confirms 160,000 Nintendo Accounts accessed in hacking attempts

Nintendo has confirmed that around 160,000 accounts have been accessed during recent hacking attempts. Some Nintendo account owners have had...

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The guy who knew Nintendo’s Switch surprise ahead of time has pled guilty to hacking

The Department of Justice announced that Ryan Hernandez has pled guilty to hacking Nintendo’s servers on multiple occasions as well as to...

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How to secure your WhatsApp account from social hacking

It’s easy to secure your WhatsApp account with a six-digit PIN, so we’d suggest setting one up as soon as you get the chance. Then, if your SMS...

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Fujitsu updates iconic Happy Hacking Keyboard with USB-C and Bluetooth

Fujitsu has unveiled three new Happy Hacking Keyboard models. They now come with a USB Type-C port, and two of them can also be connected over...

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