Security

Critical WordPress Plugin Flaw Makes 400K Sites Vulnerable To Attack

Researchers have found serious vulnerabilities in three WordPress plugins that have been installed on 400,000 websites — leaving them wide open for cyberattacks. The bugs...

Hacker Uses NSA-Discovered Vulnerability In Windows To Spoof NSA

As a part of the latest Patch Tuesday update, Microsoft fixed a critical Windows 10 CryptoAPI vulnerability (CVE-2020-0601) that was discovered by the National...

Top 10 Common Hacking Techniques You Should Know About

Short Bytes: Using simple hacks, a hacker can know about your personal unauthorized information which you might not want to reveal. Knowing about these...

NSA Discovers Critical Windows 10 CryptoAPI Vulnerability, Update Now

Microsoft has rolled out the Patch Tuesday updates for January 2020. Among all the security fixes, there is one that exists for a spoofing...

Beware! Ryuk Ransomware Turns On Powered Off Devices To Encrypt Files

Ryuk ransomware has been operating since August 2018 and has targeted several large organizations, demanding a high ransom. Now, the authors behind it have...

Sodinokibi Ransomware Publishes Stolen Data For Unpaid Ransom Demands

Sodinokibi ransomware which made rounds this month after attacking several enterprises including Travelex and New York Airport System. Now, the ransomware has taken serious...

Google’s War On Joker: 1,700 Android Apps Removed From Play Store

Google has removed over 1,700 malicious apps from Play Store that were infected with the Joker malware since the company started tracking it in...

Hacker Uses Drake’s “Kiki Do You Love Me” In Malware Attack

Hackers love music too; at least this one hacker who used Drake's popular song "In My Feelings" lyrics to drop a malware surely loves...

New Cambridge Analytica Leak Reveals A Lot More About Global Manipulation

A new trove of over 100,000 documents related to the defunct Cambridge Analytica has started to leak online via the Twitter handle @HindsightFiles. According...

DeathRansom Ransomware Can Actually Encrypt Files Now

DeathRansom ransomware was first reported in November 2019 but it was considered a joke until recently. According to cyber-security firm Fortinet , DeathRansom is...