Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Security

Android end of update

Over One Billion Android Devices At Risk Due To End Of Update Cycle

According to a report by the consumer review company Which?, more than one billion Android devices are at risk as they are running Android...
Microsoft accounts Compromised No MFA

1.2 Million Microsoft Accounts Hacked, Made The “Same” Mistake

The importance of putting proper security measures to safeguard your online accounts has only increased with time. Here, technologies like 2-factor authentication play an...
Linux Vulnerability

Several Linux Systems Can Be Hacked Via This 17-Yr-Old RCE Flaw

Several Linux-based operating systems have been affected by a 17-year old remote code execution (RCE) flaw which affects Point-to-Point Protocol daemon (pppd) software. Pppd...
Microsoft Subdomains Vulnerability

Don’t Download Anything From “mybrowser.microsoft.com”!!

A security researcher duo from Vullnerability has revealed the careless attitude Microsoft maintains when it comes to the online security of its products and...
surfingattack

Hackers Can Attack iPhone, Pixel & Galaxy Phones Using $5 Transducer

A group of researchers from Michigan State University, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Washington University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences demonstrated how a $5...
Cloud Snooper: Hackers Using Linux Kernel Driver To Attack Cloud Server

Cloud Snooper: Hackers Using Linux Kernel Driver To Attack Cloud Server

Whether you're a Linux user or not, you must have heard the buzzword about the Linux — "Best OS for security." Well, it is...
Kr00k security flaw wifi

‘Kr00k’ Wi-Fi Flaw Affects Billions Of Apple, Samsung, Xiaomi, Amazon Devices

Security researchers at ESET have discovered a high-severity Wi-Fi flaw dubbed 'Kr00k' which has affected more than a billion devices, including smartphones, PCs, and...
Facial Recognition Company Clearview AI Got Its Entire Client List Stolen

Facial Recognition Company Clearview AI Got Its Entire Client List Stolen

Facial recognition startup, Clearview AI, works with approximately 600 law enforcement agencies across North America. So, you would assume that Clearview has robust security. However,...
WhatsApp Group Invite link indexed on Google

Private WhatsApp Groups Exposed On Google Search, But It’s A Feature [Update]

Update (24/02/2020, 7:00 PM IST): Initially, it seemed that WhatsApp didn't give users even a single ray of hope after their private chats ended...
Microsoft Defender Apps For Android iOS

Microsoft Previews Its Linux Antivirus; Apps For Android, iOS Coming This Year

Microsoft has announced in a blog post that it's planning to bring the Defender antivirus to more platforms. This includes Microsoft Defender ATP for Linux...