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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 […]

Teen hacked Apple hoping the company would offer him a job

Adelaide teenager gets a good-behavior bond for hacking twice into Apple’s computer systems An Australian teenager who was a big admirer of the technology giant, Apple hacked into the company’s secure computer system twice hoping to get a job. He is now pleading guilty to multiple computer hacking charges. The […]

Chinese hackers breached TeamViewer’s systems in 2016 reveals report

TeamViewer confirms breaching by Chinese cyber attackers in 2016 The German software company behind the most popular software in the world, TeamViewer recently confirmed that its systems were breached by Chinese state-sponsored hackers in 2016, after a report by German newspaper Der Spiegel. However, the company said that TeamViewer chose […]

Hackers breach Stack Overflow Q&A platform and compromise users’ data

Stack Overflow confirms hackers breached its systems; some users’ data compromised Stack Overflow, a popular question and answer site for professional and tech programmers, recently confirmed that their systems were breached by hackers. “Over the weekend, there was an attack on Stack Overflow. We have confirmed that some level of […]

Anonymous Arabe hacks and deface Government website of Morocco.

Hacker going with the handle kjfido who is also a member of Anonymous Arabe, hacked and defaced the government website of Morocco, of the province of El Jadida.the hacked website was showing a deface page as shown in the screenshot provided below: A short message was displayed on the defaced website(https://www.eljadida.gov.ma/), […]

ASUS Software updates hacked to push malware into millions of PCs

1 million ASUS computers targeted by hackers through malicious ASUS Live Update Utility software The Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Labs in a blog post disclosed that they detected a new advanced persistent threat (APT) campaign that compromised system updates to install a malicious backdoor on ASUS laptops and desktops of […]

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 […]

18-year-old hacker arrested for stealing over $130k in cryptocurrency

Japanese teenager gets arrested for stealing over $130k in cryptocurrency An 18-year-old Japanese teenager has been arrested for stealing roughly 15 million Yen ($134,310) worth of MonaCoin virtual currency. For those unaware, Monappy is an online wallet service for storing cryptocurrency and the virtual currency MonaCoin (MONA) is Litecoin hard […]

Programmer discovers ATM flaw that allowed him to withdraw $1 million in cash

Chinese programmer gets jailed for withdrawing $1 million in cash using an ATM flaw A senior Chinese bank programmer was arrested after he withdrew more than 7 million yuan (around $1,000,000) in “free” cash by exploiting an ATM flaw. He has been given a prison sentence of 10 and a […]

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 […]