Safety tips for WhatsApp group managers

Hackers are not only hacking peoples lines but now they also hack a whole group page completely. Once they succeed in doing that, they will immediately remove all the Admins and thereby become the only Admin of the page. In such situation, it is either you remain with their fraudulent posts or you start the process … Continue reading Safety tips for WhatsApp group managers

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How to keep your social media and banking apps safe from hackers

Hackers are a menace to data privacy and personal security of netizens, so you need this knowledge to stay safe on social media. Follow these steps to protect your bank, Facebook and Whatsapp accounts: 1. FACEBOOK GO TO YOUR FACEBOOK ACCOUNT SETTINGS, CLICK ON IT, SCROLL DOWN TO SECURITY, CLICK ON IT, SCROLL TO SECURITY … Continue reading How to keep your social media and banking apps safe from hackers

EasyJet: Hackers accessed over 9 million customers’ details

Britain's data watchdog is investigating after the breach which saw 2,200 customers' credit card details accessed by hackers. Easyjet has revealed that the personal details of nine million customers have been accessed by "highly sophisticated" hackers. The discount airline - currently mired by the grounding of flights because of the coronavirus crisis and a leadership tussle led … Continue reading EasyJet: Hackers accessed over 9 million customers’ details

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US taxpayers protest paying hackers in ransomware attacks with public funds

Security announced results of a new study that explores taxpayers' point-of-view on ransomware in the wake of growing attacks against cities. The survey, conducted by Morning Consult on behalf of IBM, highlights that nearly 80% of citizens surveyed across the United States are increasingly worried about ransomware attacks on cities - yet more than half are still … Continue reading US taxpayers protest paying hackers in ransomware attacks with public funds

Latest Facebook hack to affect millions of subscribers

 If you start receiving more telemarketing calls, you can blame Facebook. Recently, a security researcher named Bob Diachenko found a database of user account info including their name and phone numbers for 267 million Facebook users. It was available in an unprotected format and copied to other hacker forums, Forbes reports. Reports indicate that this presents a treasure … Continue reading Latest Facebook hack to affect millions of subscribers

North Korean hackers targeting ATMs around the world

  Security experts this week identified a highly sophisticated hacking group as the mastermind behind a troublesome spate of cyber attacks that have left financial firms across the world rattled since 2016. Drawing links between a spate of global cyber attacks orchestrated by a gang of cybercriminals, experts have managed to unmask a malware attack … Continue reading North Korean hackers targeting ATMs around the world

How big is Russia’s impact on American politics?

Sweeping accusations that the Kremlin tried to sway the 2016 U.S. election haven't chastened Russian trolls, hackers and spies — and might even have emboldened them. U.S. officials and tech companies say Russians have continued online activity targeted at American voters during the campaign for Tuesday's election, masquerading as U.S. institutions and creating faux-American social … Continue reading How big is Russia’s impact on American politics?

Why you need cyber security training today

  Organizations need effective cyber-security management strategies to survive in a ‘lawless’ world of cybercrimes such as identity theft, privacy violation and inter-governmental espionage, among other criminal activities carried out for financial rewards and more. Contrary to what you would expect, the real threat is internal. For instance, a skilled Internet Technology (IT) personnel knows … Continue reading Why you need cyber security training today

How to protect your WhatsApp account from hackers

Hackers are not as smart as you think, and they will never steal your WhatsApp passwords, credit card information or private details if you understand their tricks.   WhatsApp has now come a very long way; from being a simple chat app to one of the most popular messaging apps, and the company keeps on … Continue reading How to protect your WhatsApp account from hackers

How your most trusted WPA2 permits hackers to snoop on encrypted messages

Are you still wondering how hackers can bypass encryption to steal your private data? It's no longer a mystery. In a short YouTube video posted Monday 16 Oct., Mathy Vanhoef, a security researcher explained in details every possible way your transmitted data could have been intercepted by hackers. Vanhoef says all communications through wireless devices, especially … Continue reading How your most trusted WPA2 permits hackers to snoop on encrypted messages