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500,000 Cisco routers hacked worldwide by Russian Hackers

Cisco warns 500,000 routers have been hacked in suspected Russian plan to attack Ukraine Security researchers from Cisco’s cyber intelligence unit Talos have warned that Russian hackers have infected over 500,000 routers with a sophisticated malware and have plans to launch a cyber attack on Ukraine. According to the researchers, […]

Nintendo Banning Players Who Hacked Their Switches From Using Online Services

Nintendo Resorts To Online Ban On Switch Console of Hackers There is no doubt that hackers have a particular liking when it comes to hacking Nintendo Switch. The gaming console in the past has not only been hacked to play homebrew games and ROMs, run Debian Linux, but also has […]

Hackers built a ‘master key’ that unlocks millions of hotel rooms

Hackers find a serious security vulnerability in hotel key system Researchers from the Finnish cyber security firm, F-Secure have discovered a critical flaw that allows hackers to use a used or even a discarded hotel key card to create a master key for the entire building within minutes without leaving […]

Hacker Adrian Lamo who turned in Chelsea Manning dies at the age of 37

Adrian Lamo, who hacked Microsoft and Yahoo, passes away at the age of 37 Adrian Lamo, a Colombian-American threat analyst and former hacker, has died at the age of 37. He was best known for passing on information that led to the arrest of Chelsea Manning. Lamo, who was also […]

South Korea Intelligence: North Korea May Be Involved In Japan’s $530M Coincheck Heist

North Korea Possibly Behind Coincheck Hack, Says South Korea’s Intelligence Agency Recently, Coincheck, one of Japan’s and Asia’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, was hit by the biggest hack in the history of cryptocurrency in which 58 billion Yen ($534 million) worth of the virtual currency “NEM (Nemu)” was stolen from its digital wallets. […]

British teenager posed as CIA boss to access secret military files

Crackas With Attitude’ Hacker Gained Access To CIA Chief’s Accounts A British teenager who gained access to intel-operations in Afghanistan and Iran by posing as the CIA chief has pleaded guilty in a London court on Friday. The accused, Kane Gamble, now 18, who was then aged 15 and 16 […]

How to Access and Manage Your Voice Command Data

The past few years have been huge for voice-activated command services. It seems like every major tech manufacturer has one on the market. Whether you’re using Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Apple’s Siri or Microsoft Cortana, it’s hard to ignore the hands-free revolution. But how secure are your communications? Are your commands […]

The Agonizing Dilemma of the White Hat Hacker

For most of us, the word hacker immediately brings negative connotations to mind. Usually that word is used in the media and on the news in connection with a cyber crime that has resulted in massive amounts of sensitive information being lost. Indeed, the one thing that tax fraud, digital […]

North Korean hackers behind attacks on cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea

South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges hacked by North Korea, claims report North Korean hackers are suspected to be behind the attacks on cryptocurrency exchanges this year who have netted millions in the virtual currency, claims South Korea’s chief intelligence agency. The widespread malware campaign targeting cryptocurrency users is believed to be […]

‘Moneytaker’ hacker group stole millions from U.S. and Russian banks

Russian hacking group steals more than $10 million from U.S. banks A Moscow-based security firm, Group-IB has discovered a new group of Russian-speaking hackers who have stolen millions of dollars since May 2016 through international heists. In a 36-page report published on Monday, Group-IB, which runs the largest computer forensics laboratory in […]