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

Plastic Surgery Clinics hacked; over 25,000 photos and private data leaked

A chain of plastic surgery clinics in Lithuania suffered cyber attack earlier this year with over 25,000 pictures (including nudes and personal data) stolen, and police said the hackers released those details online last Tuesday. According to the police report, those responsible for this attack are popularly known as "The Tsar Group." The attack occurred earlier in … Continue reading Plastic Surgery Clinics hacked; over 25,000 photos and private data leaked

Hackers reveal how Donald Trump’s old Android phone can be compromised

The U.S. President is still using his unsecured personal mobile phone despite warnings from tech experts that he's more likely to suffer the same fate as Mrs. Hillary Clinton. Hackers say it is very easy to hack Donald Trump's Android phone, and guess what? They revealed how. It's a mystery why Donald Trump just can't … Continue reading Hackers reveal how Donald Trump’s old Android phone can be compromised

How to avoid hackers and stay safe online

Gone are the days when hackers faced a mountainous problem to gain access to your phone, computer system, blog, website and network. If you're among the lucky ones who have survived such attacks, don't celebrate until you read this. Anyone's security information can be compromised. That's true. However, some careless mistakes go a long way … Continue reading How to avoid hackers and stay safe online

Actress Lucy Hale threatens Celeb Jihad over leaked private photos

Lucy Hale has come to terms with the reality that nothing, and no one is completely safe in this world, not even those private pictures she snapped behind closed doors in the comfort of her home. The 27-year-old Hollywood actress never had the slightest that her naked pictures had been hacked. Lucy received some "black … Continue reading Actress Lucy Hale threatens Celeb Jihad over leaked private photos

Hackers hijacked a billboard in Indonesia, played porn video for 5 minutes

Seems like hackers in this 21st Century are getting tired of taking away millions from banks and companies. Sometimes they just want to have fun and prove what they're capable of doing. A report from Metro confirms a large billboard on one of Jakarta's roads in Indonesia was recently hacked. Why hack a billboard when you … Continue reading Hackers hijacked a billboard in Indonesia, played porn video for 5 minutes

How To Know If Your Email Has Been Hacked, And What You Can Do.

YAHOO! An acronym for "Yet Another Hierarchically Organized Oracle", released a public statement Thursday, Sept. 22 confirming that the company suffered a security breach back in 2014. Over 500 million subscribers were affected in the alleged "state-sponsored" hacking. The company went further with the assurance that all affected users will be notified, adding that action has been taken … Continue reading How To Know If Your Email Has Been Hacked, And What You Can Do.

SWIFT And Fraudulent Bank Transfers: Any Security Measures On Course Against Cyber Criminals?

SWIFT, the world money exchange, on Tuesday warned about 11,000 financial institutions around the world to hasten with their software updates after a reported $81 million was stolen by cybercriminals from Bangladesh Central Bank. The 21st Century hackers are getting sophisticated with super-technological know-how, and always a step ahead of financial institutions. According to a report from … Continue reading SWIFT And Fraudulent Bank Transfers: Any Security Measures On Course Against Cyber Criminals?