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Hackers Plan to Ruin Christmas Eve for Millions of PlayStation and Xbox Live Gamers

Remember the notorious hacker group Lizard Squad that spoiled last Christmas holidays of many game lovers by knocking the PlayStation Network and Xbox Live offline with apparent Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks? But, Will you be able to Play Xbox and PlayStation Game this Christmas? Probably Not. Because a …

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13 Million MacKeeper Users Hacked — 21 GB of Data Exposed

MacKeeper anti-virus company is making headlines today for its lax security that exposed the database of 13 Million Mac users’ records including names, email addresses, usernames, password hashes, IP addresses, phone numbers, and system information. MacKeeper is a suite of software that claims to make Apple Macs more secure and …

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Hacker-Friendly Search Engine that Lists Every Internet-Connected Device

Meet an all-new Hacker’s Search Engine similar to Shodan – Censys. At the end of last month, security researchers from SEC Consult found that the lazy manufacturers of home routers and Internet of Things (IoT) devices have been re-using the same set of hard-coded cryptographic keys, leaving around 3 millions …

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Government Could Hack Children’s Toys to Spy on You

Smartphones, Smart TVs, Smart Watches, Cell Phone Towers, Messaging services… but now, What’s Next? Smart Toys? Yes, probably. Tech expert is warning that ‘Smart Toys’ could now be used by the government intelligence agencies to spy on suspects. As part of the Investigatory Powers Bill, children’s connected toys could be …

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France will not Ban Public Wi-Fi Or Tor Network, Prime Minister Valls Confirms

Despite the French Ministry of Interior’s demands, France will not ban the TOR anonymity network or Free public Wi-Fi as a way to help the law enforcement fight terrorism. French Prime Minister Manual Valls has gone on record saying that a ban on Free public Wi-Fi is “not a course …

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FBI Director Asks Tech Companies to At least Don’t Offer End-to-End Encryption

FBI declared War against Encryption. Encryption is defeating government intelligence agencies to detect terrorist activities and after the recent ISIS-linked terror attacks in Paris and California, the issue has once again become a political target in Washington….and meanwhile, Kazakhstan plans to make it Mandatory for its Citizens to Install Internet …

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Nemesis Bootkit — A New Stealthy Payment Card Malware

Another day, another stunning Malware – this time targeting banks, payment card processors, and other financial services. Security researchers have uncovered a sophisticated payment card malware that executes before the operating system boots, making the malware very difficult to detect and much less remove. The malware in question is part …

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Save the Date — 11th December: Anonymous to Celebrate ‘ISIS Trolling Day’

After hacking and taking down social media accounts of ISIS members, the online Hacktivist group Anonymous is back again with its new plan to harass the Islamic State (IS) militant group that was behind the horrific terror attack in Paris. Now, the hacktivist group has declared December 11th to be …

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Chakra JavaScript Engine: Microsoft Open-Sources the Heart of Edge browser

Microsoft has announced the plans to open source the core components of its “Chakra” – the JavaScript engine behind the new Edge browser – to GitHub code-sharing and collaboration repository next month. The company made this announcement at the JSConf US Last Call conference in Florida this weekend. What is …

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Russian Hacking Group Pawn Storm Attacks Defence Contractors

Russian based cyber espionage hacker group moniker Pawn Storm who also known as Sofacy has chosen new tools Air-Gap to defend network isolation policy from attacking defence contractors. As per security specialists from Kaspersky Lab, the gathering has been occupied with a progressing assault crusade concentrated on Defense Contractors since …

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