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13 Free Movie Download Websites — Watch HD Movies Online

Mon, 08/10/2018 - 09:57
When you search for free movie download or watch free movies online, search engines serve you a long list of best free movie websites. But you need to beware, as most free movies files and free movie site could end you up into downloading links to nasty computer viruses. They could infect or, at worst case, take control over your computer. One more thing I have learned in these years is that

Silk Road Admin Pleads Guilty – Could Face Up to 20 Years in Prison

Sat, 06/10/2018 - 04:52
An Irish national who helped run the now-defunct dark web marketplace Silk Road pleaded guilty on Friday to drug trafficking charges that carry a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison. Gary Davis, also known as Libertas, was one of Silk Road's site administrators and forum moderators for Silk Road, then-largest underground marketplace on the Internet used by thousands of users to sell and

Chinese Spying Chips Found Hidden On Servers Used By US Companies

Thu, 04/10/2018 - 10:03
A media report today revealed details of a significant supply chain attack which appears to be one of the largest corporate espionage and hardware hacking programs from a nation-state. According to a lengthy report published today by Bloomberg, a tiny surveillance chip, not much bigger than a grain of rice, has been found hidden in the servers used by nearly 30 American companies, including

Wi-Fi Gets Simplified Version Numbers and Next Version is Wi-Fi 6

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 15:36
Do you know what is the latest version of Wi-Fi? It's okay if you don't know. It is — Wi-Fi is 802.11ac. I am sure many of us can't answer this question immediately because the Wi-Fi technology doesn't have a traditional format of version numbers… at least until yesterday. The Wi-Fi Alliance—the group that manages the implementation of Wi-Fi—has today announced that the next version of WiFi

Bank Servers Hacked to Trick ATMs into Spitting Out Millions in Cash

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 08:18
The US-CERT has released a joint technical alert from the DHS, the FBI, and Treasury warning about a new ATM scheme being used by the prolific North Korean APT hacking group known as Hidden Cobra. Hidden Cobra, also known as Lazarus Group and Guardians of Peace, is believed to be backed by the North Korean government and has previously launched attacks against a number of media organizations,

Facebook Finds 'No Evidence' Hackers Accessed Connected Third-Party Apps

Wed, 03/10/2018 - 04:27
When Facebook last weekend disclosed a massive data breach—that compromised access tokens for more than 50 million accounts—many feared that the stolen tokens could have been used to access other third-party services, including Instagram and Tinder, through Facebook login. Good news is that Facebook found no evidence "so far" that proves such claims. In a blog post published Tuesday,

Google Announces 5 Major Security Updates for Chrome Extensions

Tue, 02/10/2018 - 13:29
Google has made several new announcements for its Chrome Web Store that aims at making Chrome extensions more secure and transparent to its users. Over a couple of years, we have seen a significant rise in malicious extensions that appear to offer useful functionalities, while running hidden malicious scripts in the background without the user's knowledge. However, the best part is that

New iPhone Passcode Bypass Hack Exposes Photos and Contacts

Tue, 02/10/2018 - 06:36
Looking for a hack to bypass the passcode or screen lock on iPhones? Jose Rodriguez, an iPhone enthusiast, has discovered a passcode bypass vulnerability in Apple’s new iOS version 12 that potentially allows an attacker to access photos and contacts, including phone numbers and emails, on a locked iPhone XS and other recent iPhone models. Rodriguez, who also discovered iPhone lock screen

GhostDNS: New DNS Changer Botnet Hijacked Over 100,000 Routers

Mon, 01/10/2018 - 09:50
Chinese cybersecurity researchers have uncovered a widespread, ongoing malware campaign that has already hijacked over 100,000 home routers and modified their DNS settings to redirect users to malicious web pages—especially if they visit banking sites—and steal their login credentials. Dubbed GhostDNS, the campaign has many similarities with the infamous DNSChanger malware that works by changing

Telegram Calling Feature Leaks Your IP Addresses—Patch Released

Mon, 01/10/2018 - 06:05
The desktop version of the security and privacy-focused, end-to-end encrypted messaging app, Telegram, has been found leaking both users' private and public IP addresses by default during voice calls. With 200 million monthly active users as of March 2018, Telegram promotes itself as an ultra-secure instant messaging service that lets its users make end-to-end encrypted chat and voice call

Facebook Hacked — 10 Important Updates You Need To Know About

Sat, 29/09/2018 - 06:29
If you also found yourself logged out of Facebook on Friday, you are not alone. Facebook forced more than 90 million users to log out and back into their accounts in response to a massive data breach. On Friday afternoon, the social media giant disclosed that some unknown hackers managed to exploit three vulnerabilities in its website and steal data from 50 million users and that as a

Hackers Stole 50 Million Facebook Users' Access Tokens Using Zero-Day Flaw

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 16:35
Logged out from your Facebook account automatically? Well you're not alone… Facebook just admitted that an unknown hacker or a group of hackers exploited a zero-day vulnerability in its social media platform that allowed them to steal secret access tokens for more than 50 million accounts. In a brief blog post published Friday, Facebook revealed that its security team discovered the attack

Julian Assange will no longer be the editor-in-chief of WikiLeaks

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 09:44
Julian Assange, the founder of popular whistleblower website WikiLeaks, is stepping down from the position of editor-in-chief of the organisation under "extraordinary circumstances." Assange, the 47-year-old Australian hacker, founded WikiLeaks in 2006 and has since made many high-profile leaks, exposing 'dirty' secrets of several individuals, political parties as well as government

Google Hacker Discloses New Linux Kernel Vulnerability and PoC Exploit

Fri, 28/09/2018 - 05:35
A cybersecurity researcher with Google Project Zero has released the details, and a proof-of-concept (PoC) exploit for a high severity vulnerability that exists in Linux kernel since kernel version 3.16 through 4.18.8. Discovered by white hat hacker Jann Horn, the kernel vulnerability (CVE-2018-17182) is a cache invalidation bug in the Linux memory management subsystem that leads to

16-Year-Old Boy Who Hacked Apple's Private Systems Gets No Jail Time

Thu, 27/09/2018 - 16:20
An Australian teenager who pleaded guilty to break into Apple's private systems multiple times over several months and download some 90GB of secure files has avoided conviction and will not serve time in prison. An Australian Children's Court has given the now 19-year-old adult defendant, who was 16 at the time of committing the crime, a probation order of eight months, though the magistrate

Pangu Hackers have Jailbroken iOS 12 on Apple's New iPhone XS

Thu, 27/09/2018 - 12:21
Bad news for Apple. The Chinese hacking team Pangu is back and has once again surprised everyone with a jailbreak for iOS 12 running on the brand-new iPhone XS. Well, that was really fast. Pangu jailbreak team has been quiet for a while, since it last released the untethered jailbreak tool for iOS 9 back in October 2015. <!-- linkads --> Jailbreaking is a process of removing limitations on

Cybersecurity Researchers Spotted First-Ever UEFI Rootkit in the Wild

Thu, 27/09/2018 - 11:16
Cybersecurity researchers at ESET have unveiled what they claim to be the first-ever UEFI rootkit being used in the wild, allowing hackers to implant persistent malware on the targeted computers that could survive a complete wipe of a target computer's hard drive. Dubbed LoJax, the UEFI rootkit is part of a malware campaign conducted by the infamous Sednit group, also known as APT28, Fancy Bear,

VPNFilter Router Malware Adds 7 New Network Exploitation Modules

Thu, 27/09/2018 - 07:30
Security researchers have discovered even more dangerous capabilities in VPNFilter—the highly sophisticated multi-stage malware that infected 500,000 routers worldwide in May this year, making it much more widespread and sophisticated than earlier. Attributed to Russia's APT 28, also known as 'Fancy Bear,' VPNFilter is a malware platform designed to infect routers and network-attached storage

ex-NSA Hacker Discloses macOS Mojave 10.14 Zero-Day Vulnerability

Thu, 27/09/2018 - 04:26
The same day Apple released its latest macOS Mojave operating system, a security researcher demonstrated a potential way to bypass new privacy implementations in macOS using just a few lines of code and access sensitive user data. On Monday, Apple started rolling out its new macOS Mojave 10.14 operating system update to its users, which includes a number of new privacy and security controls,

New Linux Kernel Bug Affects Red Hat, CentOS, and Debian Distributions

Wed, 26/09/2018 - 09:14
Security researchers have published the details and proof-of-concept (PoC) exploits of an integer overflow vulnerability in the Linux kernel that could allow an unprivileged user to gain superuser access to the targeted system. The vulnerability, discovered by cloud-based security and compliance solutions provider Qualys, which has been dubbed "Mutagen Astronomy," affects the kernel versions