New Ransomware Dubbed “Petya” Spreading

Petya, a virus in the form of a ransomware, has begun hitting major entities in Europe while spreading to other parts of the world at an unprecedented rate.

Pacemakers recalled by FDA Due to Hacking Vulnerabilities

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the United States has recalled nearly half a million pacemakers because they carry vulnerabilities that could put...

30M South Africans Affected In Major Data Breach

South Africa has been hit by a crippling cyber nightmare. This is none other than the data breach of more than 30 million South...

Data of More than 6 Million Verizon Customers Exposed in Leak

Verizon, an American telecommunications company, just suffered an internal data breach affecting more than six million customer accounts.The breach has resulted in leaked information...

Popular Optimization Software CCleaner Compromised by Hackers

Popular optimization software CCleaner has been compromised by hackers. The software is a tool used by various entities for optimization purposes on their Windows...
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Millions of Dollars’ Worth of Ethereum Locked Up

The cryptocurrency world continues to face challenges as more individuals across the globe continue to adopt various forms of digital currencies in many ways.The...
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Muslim Activists Hack ISIS News Agency, Release Supporters’ Emails

The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria’s online platform, Amaq, has been hacked and shut down by a group of Muslim activists by the...

Fake Apps on the Android Play Store

Fake apps uploaded to the Google Play Store by ill-motive developers are the primary source of viruses that are on smartphones today. The viruses...

Android Applications Sending Data to Chinese Servers

A Chinese developed spyware has been discovered to be sending users' data to Chinese servers after a particular time interval.The data sent is very...

U.K. Parliament Hacked Through Brute Force, Proves the Importance of Email Security

In late June, a cyber attack was orchestrated on 90 email accounts within the United Kingdom Parliament.To initiate the breach, the perpetrator used a...

Hacker Claims to Have Compromised Apple’s Secure Face ID

Technological advancement continues to bring out new challenges, as is the case with Apple’s new iPhone X which uses Face ID for authentication.Upon the...

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