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Tor Releases Anonymous Instant Messenger. Here’s How to Use It

The Tor Project has officially launched the first beta version of Tor Messenger, an open source and Encrypted instant messaging client that works on top of the Tor network. Tor Messenger is designed by keeping both simplicity and privacy in mind. The team claimed that their app encrypts the content …

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15-year-old Boy Arrested in connection with TalkTalk Cyber Attack

The arrest is the first major outcome since TalkTalk – the biggest phone and broadband provider in the UK with more than 4 Million customers – had suffered a serious data breach. The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) and the investigating officers from the Metropolitan police’s cyber crime unit …

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NSA-linked Spying Malware Infected Top German Official’s Computer

The German authorities have initiated a further investigation into espionage by the United States secret service NSA and British intelligence agency GCHQ after… …the head of the German Federal Chancellery unit had his private laptop infected. According to a recent report published by Der Spiegel, the laptop of the Chancellery …

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Hackers Found A Way To Disable Car Airbags System

Car Hacking is a hot topic today. Today, many automobiles companies are offering vehicles that run on the mostly drive-by-wire system, which means that a majority of car’s functions are electronically controlled, from instrument cluster to steering, brakes, and accelerator. No doubt these auto-control systems makes your driving experience better, …

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Hacking Fitbit Health Trackers Wirelessly in 10 Seconds

Do you need a FitBit Tracker while jogging or running or even sleeping? Bad News! FitBit can be hacked that could allow hackers to infect any PC connected to it. What’s more surprising? Hacking FitBit doesn’t take more than just 10 Seconds. Axelle Aprville, a researcher at the security company …

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TalkTalk Hacked; 4 Million Credit Card Profiles may have been Stolen

TalkTalk, one of the biggest UK-based phone and Internet service provider with more than 4 Million customers, has been hacked again, the company announced late Thursday. TalkTalk is informing its 4 million customers that it has fallen victim to a “significant and sustained cyber attack” and it is possible that …

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Hacking CCTV Cameras to Launch DDoS Attacks

The connected devices, better known as the Internet of Things, have been attracting the significant interest of, not only users but also cyber criminals that are turning them into weapons for cyber war. Due to the insecure implementation of Internet-connected embedded devices, they are routinely being hacked and used in …

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WikiLeaks obtains CIA Director’s Hacked Emails and Plans to Publish them Shortly

Breaking…. WikiLeaks, The Anti-secrecy and transparency organization, claims to have obtained the contents of CIA Director John Brennan‘s personal AOL email account. Also, Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, has promised to publish them soon on their website. The teenager also posted a partial Spreadsheet filled with the supposed names, email …

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How Hackers Can Hack Your Chip-and-PIN Credit Cards

October 1, 2015, was the end of the deadline for U.S. citizens to switch to Chip-enabled Credit Cards for making the transactions through swipe cards safer. Now, a group of French forensics researchers have inspected a real-world case in which criminals played smart in such a way that they did …

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Cracking WiFi Passwords By Hacking into Smart Kettles

Hackers have come after your phone, your computer, and your car. Now hackers are coming after your home refrigerators, Smart TVs, and eventually KETTLES. Yes, your kettle turns out good for more than just heating up water or making coffee for you– they are potentially a good way for hackers …

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