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New Intel CPUs Can Be “Hacked” Using The USB Port And A Hardware Feature

Short Bytes: On Modern Intel CPUs, the USB 3.0 port can be used to access the hardware debugging interface JTAG via DCI. According to...
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How This Hacker Broke Facebook With ImageMagick Flaw And Won $40k Reward

Short Bytes: A widely-reported flaw in ImageMagick, an open source tool, was used by a hacker to crack Facebook's servers with remote code execution....
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ISIS Is Using Drones To Drop Bombs And Spread Terror

Short Bytes: Following the reports from the Kurdish media house Rudaw, ISIS is using weaponized commercial quadcopters to target the Iraqi Security Forces. The drones are,...
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This Simple Hacks Allows Hackers To Listen Your Facebook Voice Messages

Short Bytes: A security researcher has uncovered a loophole in Facebook's security that allows a hacker to listen to you private Facebook voice messages...
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Beware! This Is The Smartest Gmail Phishing Attack You’ll Ever Encounter

Short Bytes: Gmail phishing is one of most common methods used by hackers to compromise the online security of naive users. But, a recent...
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This Scary Website Is Sharing Your Personal Information — Here’s How To Delete It

Short Bytes: FamilyTreeNow.com is one of the creepiest websites on the internet. It stores a striking amount of personal data -- including name, age,...
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Student Hacker Infects 16,000 Computers With Spyware, Faces 10 Years In Prison

Short Bytes: A student hacker from Virginia, named Zachary Shames, has pleaded guilty to the charges to writing a keylogger and selling it. His keylogger...
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WhatsApp’s Alleged “Secret Backdoor” Is Actually A “Feature”, Company Claims

Update (13:30 IST): Open Whisper Systems, whose Signal protocol is used in WhatsApp, has claimed that the "secret backdoor" story is not true. The...

The “Hackable” Website Of Trump’s “Internet Protector” Uses Outdated Tech

Short Bytes: What if the website of the man appointed to safeguard the US government from cyber threats is hackable itself. It has been known...
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China Collects Massive Personal Data Of All Citizens — And It’s Up For Sale

Short Bytes: It's not hidden that China keeps a close eye on its citizen and censors the internet using its Great Firewall. Added to...