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Windows Zero-Day Vulnerability Allow Hackers To Take Complete Control Over PC

Microsoft patch zero-day vulnerability discovered by Kaspersky Labs Microsoft last week released a patch for a Windows zero-day vulnerability that could allow hackers to take full control over a targeted device. Kaspersky Lab researchers, Vasily Berdnikov and Boris Larin, who discovered the zero-day vulnerability last month reported the vulnerability to […]

New vulnerabilities in WPA3 Protocol allow hackers to steal Wi-Fi password

Dragonblood vulnerabilities discovered in Wi-Fi WPA3 protocol Last year, Wi-Fi Alliance had released the next-gen WPA3 (Wi-Fi Protected Access 3) with several security improvements over WPA2 after the KRACK (Key Reinstallation Attack) exploit that affected almost every Wi-Fi supported device. WPA3 was introduced to protect against brute-force dictionary attacks on […]

Hackers remotely hijack Android phones by exploiting insecure UC browser ‘feature’

‘Secret function’ in UC browser allows hackers to compromise Android devices Doctor Web, a leading Russian anti-malware company, published in a report that the mobile device browser – ‘UC Browser’ – could be exploited by remote attackers to automatically download and launch new software components, bypassing Google Play servers. For […]

Firefox, Safari, Edge And Tesla Hacked At Pwn2Own 2019

Firefox, Safari, Edge And Tesla fall prey to hacking in the Pwn2Own 2019 hacking competition in Vancouver Pwn2Own Vancouver 2019 sponsored by Microsoft, VMware, and Tesla took place between March 20-22nd 2019 at the Sheraton Wall Centre hotel in Vancouver, Canada. The event saw hackers successfully exploiting web browsers like […]

CSRF vulnerability in Facebook allows attackers to hijack accounts with a single click

Facebook pays $25,000 to security researcher for discovering CSRF exploit that leads to stealing accounts A security researcher discovered a fatal cross-site request forgery (CSRF) vulnerability that would allow hackers to takeover Facebook accounts by simply forcing the victim to click on the malicious link. The cybersecurity expert who goes […]

Someone Hacked NASA And Gained Access To Employees’ Information

NASA is an independent agency of the United States Federal Government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research. A few days ago this technologically advanced space research center sent an email to all employees. This email informed the employees’ about the recent data breach through […]

Hack Facebook or Instagram accounts and get paid up to $40,000

Facebook to pay up to $40,000 for finding ways to hack Facebook or Instagram accounts Facebook has been going through a rough patch this year after suffering two severe security breaches that affected millions of its users. While every year, Facebook pays millions of dollars to researchers and bug hunters […]

Hacker discovers iPhone Passcode Bypass in iOS 12.1 just hours after its release

New iOS Passcode Bypass Found Hours After Apple Releases iOS 12.1 Apple considered as the highly secured device was bypassed shortly after the Cupertino giant released the latest version of its mobile operating system, iOS 12.1 on Tuesday. Jose Rodriguez, a Spanish security researcher, and an iPhone enthusiast has managed […]

WhatsApp bug allowed hackers to crash app while answering a video call

Critical vulnerability that could compromise your WhatsApp account when answering a video call fixed Although WhatsApp uses end-to-end encryption method in messages/calls/video calling, your smartphone could still get hacked by just answering a video call. This is what was discovered by Natalie Silvanovich,  a security researcher with Google’s Project Zero […]

Chinese spy chips are found in hardware used by Apple, Amazon, reports Bloomberg

Apple, Amazon denies report of servers being compromised by Chinese spy chips Chinese spying chips have been found on servers used by nearly 30 American companies, including Apple and Amazon, according to a Bloomberg BusinessWeek report on Thursday. However, Apple, Amazon Web Services and other involved companies have denied reports of […]