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These iPhone Lightning Cable Can Hijack Your Computer

Legit-looking modified lightning cables can be used to access Apple devices remotely A security researcher has created a modified Apple Lightning cables that could potentially allow an attacker to remotely access your Mac computers. The inventor of the cable, only known as _MG_ on Twitter, demonstrated the Apple USB Lightning cable […]

KDE Linux Desktops are vulnerable to hack just by downloading Malicious files

Researcher discloses an unpatched KDE vulnerability that can run malicious code on a user’s system A security researcher has published a proof-of-concept (POC) code on Twitter for a zero-day vulnerability in the KDE software framework that is yet to be fixed. The security expert, Dominik Penner aka “@zer0pwn” who discovered […]

Your Android smartphone can be hacked just by playing a malicious video

Beware! Just opening a video on Android can hack your smartphone More than one billion devices running versions between Android 7.0 Nougat and Android 9.0 Pie are facing a critical remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability, reports The Hacker News. The critical RCE flaw ( CVE-2019-2107 ) in question resides in the Android Media […]

Russian FSB Intel Agency Contractor Hacked, Secret Projects Exposed

Hackers steal massive trove of Russian-spy agency data and leak it to the media Hackers broke into the server of a major contractor for the Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) and stole 7.5 terabytes of data in what is possibly “the largest data leak in the history of the work […]

Beware Linux users! Vulnerability in Vim or Neovim Editor could compromise your Linux

CVE-2019-12735: Opening a specially crafted file in Vim or Neovim Editor could hack your Linux system Security expert Armin Razmjou recently detected a high-risk arbitrary OS command execution vulnerability (CVE-2019-12735) in Vim and Neovim. For those unaware, Vim and Neovim are two most popular and powerful command-line text editing applications that […]

Amitabh Bachchan’s Twitter Account Hacked

Amitabh Bachchan, Probably one of the most popular star in the history of Indian cinema got his twitter account hacked earlier today by a group of hacker going with the twitter name, Turkish Cyber Armny. Hacker’s changed Sir Bachchan’s twitter DP with that of Pakistan’s prime minister Imran Khan and […]

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 […]

Prepare to Be Hacked: Why Realtime Security is Crucial in 2019

The threat of cyberattacks grows each year. According to a recent survey by Pew, cyberattacks now rank as one of the top global threats alongside climate change and terrorism. Attacks are becoming more complex and sophisticated. Malicious actors are now in control of vast resources including massive username and password […]

Hackers can hack an Android smartphone just by looking at a PNG image

Vulnerability in PNG file can allow hackers to hack Android smartphones Beware, while opening a harmless-looking image downloaded from the internet, emails, social media apps, or messaging apps, as it could compromise your smartphone. Google has discovered three new critical vulnerabilities that allow hackers to hack an Android smartphone just […]