Hackers backed by Lebanese government affect thousands

Once again, hackers have made the headline! Supposedly, some hackers backed by the Lebanese government have had a phishing scam in progress for several years. Recently, a group of security researchers have discovered a simple but obviously effective hacking method, that has been linked to affecting thousands of people. The location of the hacks have

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Russia inbound, hackers take a crack at Senate email

Recently announced, a Russian hacker group known as “Pawn Storm” has taken to the web for a bold attack on the Senate. In an attempt to gain email access, tensions rise in the US governments management of the continual Russian online invasions from hackers abound. This hacking group has been known for its penetration of

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Uber made a Uber mistake

Recently disclosed by Uber was a mishap that affects millions of customers and drivers, but it was swept under the rug, potentially putting millions at a higher risk. Apparently late 2016, Uber had been hacked, and millions of customers and drivers’ sensitive information had become known to the malicious online hackers. Instead of disclosing this

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Ransomeware inbound! Another threat is looming on the web

This year alone, there has already been three large outbreaks involving online security and breaches. Recently a new ransomware campaign has begun, and the targets have been high profile, for example Russia and Eastern Europe. This new threat has been named Bad Rabbit. The appearance of Bad Rabbit had been a grand event, simultaneously hitting

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US says North Korea is behind cyberattacks dating back to 2009

The FBI and DHS are pinning several high-profile hacks on a group called Hidden Cobra, formally known as the Lazarus Group. On Tuesday, the US Department of Homeland Security and the FBI issued a joint statement saying that the people behind the attacks are “cyber actors of the North Korean Government” who target computers running

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Big business fights back !

Big Businesses are fighting for your privacy!   Google is currently waging a quiet war against the United States Government. The FBI is tasking out warrants demanding that Google hands over information from Gmail data that is stored overseas. And google stores customer accounts in servers around the globe, so this is a fight that

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