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Chinese Hackers Targeting Indian WhatsApp Users With Part-Time Jobs

In fresh trouble for WhatsApp, which is facing backlash over its upcoming user data policy in India, New Delhi-based think-tank Cyberpeace Foundation said that...

AI Likely To Replace Humans In Cybersecurity Space By 2030

As Artificial Intelligence (AI) becomes all-pervasive, a new report has forecast that technology would replace humans by 2031 in the field of cybersecurity, as...

FBI: Hackers Carry Out Swatting Attacks Using Home Smart Devices

In a warning to people who use smart home devices, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has said that offenders are hijacking victims'...

Cyberattacks That Shook The World In 2020

In a virus-hit year that kept more people hooked to their Internet-connected devices for far too long, cybercriminals saw more opportunities to push their...

Data of 70 Lac Indian Cardholders Circulate in Dark Web

Personal details, including phone numbers and email addresses of 70 lakh Indian debit and credit cardholders, have been circulating on the dark web, an...

FBI: Hackers Stole Source Code From Government Agencies And Private Firms

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has issued a security alert saying threat actors have stolen source code from government agencies and private...

68% Hackers Initiate Cyber Attacks Only to be Challenged by Fellow Community

An interesting survey has revealed that most of the hackers (68 per cent) initiate cyber attacks in order to get challenged by the fellow...

42% of Indian Workers Use Personal Devices to Access Corporate Data

As the lines between work and home life get increasingly blurred, 42 per cent of workers in India are using personal devices to access...

Fortnite: A Gold Mine For Hackers

The popular mobile game Fortnite, currently in a legal battle between its developer Epic Games and Apple, is a gold mine for hackers as...

386M Databases From 18 Companies Stolen

A hacker/hacking group known as ShinyHunters flooded a hacker forum with 386 million user records stolen from 18 companies. According to BleepingComputer, ShinyHunters last week...

Nintendo Reveals 3 lakh Accounts Hacked in Almost Three Months

Japanese gaming giant Nintendo has admitted that hackers breached nearly 3 lakh accounts since early April, which is nearly twice as many as initially...

Story Of Delhi-based Firm that Executed Global Cyber Heist

Tucked in a small office at Netaji Subhash Place in Shakurpur area of East Delhi, an obscure IT company BellTroX InfoTech Services has targeted...

This Hacker Group is Selling User Data From 10 Firms For INR 13.6 Lakh Approx

A hacker group is selling data of 10 companies including online dating app Zoosk, US newspaper Star Tribune and food delivery service Chef that...

Now, Hackers Targetting People With Links To Fake Zoom HR, Payroll Discussion Video Meetings

Cybersecurity researchers at UK-based Sophos on Tuesday revealed hackers are now targeting people across the world with sending emailed with links to fake Zoom...

Agent Tesla Malware Being Delivered Through Hacking Scams, Exploiting MS Office Vulnerablilities

As coronavirus-related hacking scams gain steam, Pune-based Quick Heal Security Labs on Wednesday said it has observed Agent Tesla malware being delivered through such...

New Regulation Policies Emerge To Safeguard Businesses From Hackers

As cybercriminals pose new challenges to legitimate businesses, countries across the world will see increased regulation on a variety of topics from a variety...

Majority of Smartphone Apps Contain “Backdoor Secrets” Which Allow Hackers To Access Private Data

Cybersecurity researchers have discovered that a large number of mobile phone applications contain hardcoded 'backdoor secrets' allowing hackers to access private data or block...

Cyber-Threats increase Amidst “Work From Home” Trend Due To Novel Coronavirus

With companies across the globe turning to work from home, via the online medium amid the COVID-19 outbreak, threats to cyber security have increased. Deepak...

Hacker Obtains Source Files For Xbox Series X Graphics

US-based semiconductor company AMD claimed that a hacker has obtained source files for some of its current and future GPUs, including details about the...

Hackers Take Advantage Amidst Coronavirus Outbreak By Using “Special Hacking Services” on Dark Net

Even as the spread of coronavirus hit businesses across the world, hackers are taking advantage of the situation by offering their "goods" at discounted...

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