AfricaHackOn: Group in Africa Aims to Create & Improve Cyber Security

AfricaHackon, a cyber security firm established in the East African region in collaboration with relevant stakeholders, aims to raise awareness about internet security and improve it as well.

Hackers Arrested as They Attend Hacking Conference

Marcus Hutchins, the British hacker who helped contain the recent spread of the notorious WannaCry ransomware, has been arrested while attending the DEFCON conference...

Hacking Group “Shadow Brokers” Threatens to Unmask Former NSA Hacker

The Shadow Brokers, a hacking group famed to the perpetrators behind an infamous NSA hack in which several exploits were stolen, is now threating...

Israel Hacked Kaspersky, Alerted U.S. of Russian Hacking Attempts

Russian hackers were allegedly caught in the act by Israeli intelligence officials for attempting to spy and obtain confidential information from the U.S. government.This...
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Results of Kenya’s Presidential Tally Hacked, Claims Opposition Leader

As countries embrace technology in conducting their general elections, it is no doubt that a section of key players might employ dubious means to...

Dossier by WikiLeaks Shows How The CIA Spies On Its Targets

WikiLeaks released a dossier, dubbed Vault 7, demonstrating how the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) gathers intelligence by spying on their perceived targets and...

NSA Breach Allegedly Linked to Russian Company

It is now confirmed—the United States National Security Agency has been hit again by a cyber attack.This time, a cyber security company linked to...

Spanish Court Extradites Russian Hacking Suspect to the United States

The Spanish high court has come to a conclusion to extradite Pyotr Levashov, a Russian hacker, to the United States.He is purported to be...

How to Become a Professional Hacker — 10 Credible Tips for Beginners

Anyone can write up an outlandish cyberpunk username and pose as a hacker. However, there is so much that goes into becoming a professional...
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Data Breach at Uber Technologies Affects Approximately 57 Million Persons

For more than a year now, Uber Technologies has remained mute about a massive breach at the tech firm where hackers obtained personal details...
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DUHK: A New Crypto Attack Discovered

The type of hacking attempts that take place in modern times overthrow every security claim and gain access to even the most impenetrable systems...

Cyber Espionage Increasingly Common Among Governments

In the wake of increased cyber activities among governments globally, it is no doubt that some countries will employ whatever technological means available to...
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Inside the “Hack” Programming Language

“Hack” is a programming language developed some years ago by a team of Facebook engineers who wanted to enhance their daily efficiency by increasing...
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DDoS Attack Halts Swedish Transport Systems

A distributed denial of service has hit the Sweden transport system, specifically its train network. This has rendered delays in some areas to access train services, all as a result of automated booking and other services.

Gaming Keyboards that Contain Keyloggers

Espionage is a vice that is put into practice at large by various parties intending to dig out more information or collect data due...

An Inside Look at US-China Relations Regarding Cybersecurity

The relationship between China and the United States has changed drastically over the last few years.The diplomatic understanding between these two countries has significantly...
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Data Breach at TIO Networks, A Subsidiary of PayPal

TIO Networks, a Canada-based subsidiary of PayPal that offers digital payments services, has experienced a security breach in which the data of nearly 1.6...
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North Korea Hack Compromises South Korea’s Military Blueprint

North Korea has been on the global watch list for a long time now. This is out of the mere fact that it has...
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Fugitive Hacker, Activist Seeks Asylum in Mexico

A hacker from the group known as Anonymous has been on the run for a long time now. This time around, Anonymous is asking...
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Hong Kong Travel Agency Suffers Major Data Hack

Hong Kong is one of the world’s top tourist hubs. It’s an administrative center with an expanding threshold of businesses basing their headquarters in...
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Hacks in Learning Institutions: Students Employ Hacking Methods to Change Grades

Students, especially those in institutions of higher learning universities, are taking their game a notch higher by employing hacking methods to alter their end-of-semester...

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