Fileless Malware: Why You Should Care

One of the more recent developments in attacker tradecraft is so-called “fileless malware.” This trend — which emerged a few years ago but gained significant prominence in late 2016 and throughout 2017 — refers to malware that is designed specifically and architected to not require — or in fact interact with at all — the
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Most Common Attacks Affecting Today’s Websites & Servers

New web-based attack types and vectors are coming out every day, this is causing businesses, communities and individuals to take security seriously now more than they ever have in the past. This is a huge win for the World Wide Web and it’s a trend that is pushing technology further towards more robust and securely
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Hacker’s Typo Error helps stop a Billion dollars Bank Heist

A spelling mistake in an online bank transfer instruction helped prevent a nearly $1 billion heist last month involving the Bangladesh central bank and the New York Fed, banking officials said. Unknown hackers still managed to get away with about $80 million, one of the largest known bank thefts in history.The hackers breached Bangladesh Bank’s
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Now integrate Facebook with your WhatsApp alongwith Encryption

The new Whatsapp update (version 2.12.413) on Android, brings Facebook account integration along with an option to enable encryption. While the Facebook integration would be available in the account setting options, there’s also a hidden security setting that provides users with the option to enable encryption. Only rooted Android phones will be able to take
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IIT kharagpur developed an unbreakable passwords system in collaboration with US counterparts

If you are hassled using multiple passwords for accessing your accounts, you can breathe easy. Experts at IIT Kharagpur have come up with a solution that won’t tax your memory. Instead of a password, you may be asked a few questions such as what was the last call you received or the latest song you
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Internet Of Things under Attack claims Symantec

A perfect cyber crime storm is brewing, and two of the main ingredients are ransomware and the Internet of Things. Cybercrime has become an industry with all the operational trappings of any legitimate sector, McAfee Labs noted in its five-year threat review released earlier this month. It has its own supply chain, market segments, service
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“BASH” shell bug even BIGGER threat than “Heartbleed”

A newly discovered security bug in a widely used piece of Linux software known as “Bash” could pose a bigger threat to computer users than the “Heartbleed” bug that surfaced in April, cyber experts warned. Bash is the software used to control the command prompt on many Unix computers. Hackers can exploit a bug in
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Bit torrent launches its Encrypted P2P chat BLEEP

In the rush of new services for consumers that are concerned about their data privacy, make room for another messaging app. Peer-to-peer file distribution service BitTorrent is today announcing the public availability of Bleep — its encrypted P2P chat app for voice calls and texts that is still in alpha — with Mac and Android
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How to send self-destructing emails

In the era of Snapchat and Poke, self-destructing messages on smartphones and tablets are the new fad. However, such self-deleting messages are not limited to handheld gadgets only. You can now send self-destructing messages via good old email too. Yes, there are a number of services in the market that let you send messages to
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GMAIL passwords were not compromised, Assures google

Millions of leaked email passwords purported to be from Gmail accounts were likely collected over time from outside sources — such as phishing scams and hacked websites — and have affected a very small number of users, according to Google. The company said in a blog postit had “identified several listsclaiming to contain Google and
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