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Have you installed #Viber Messaging app? Check Out: Viber vulnerabilities & poor data #security practices Threaten 150 Million User Privacy. http://thehackernews.com/2014/04/vibers-poor-data-security-practices.html
Viber Messaging Application vulnerabilities and poor data security practices Threaten User Privacy.
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Russian 'Facebook' VKontakte Founder Pavel Durov Fired Dramatically and VK in Control Of Putin.
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Grams - The First Search Engine for Underground Black Markets http://thehackernews.com/2014/04/grams-first-search-engine-for.html #Security
Grams is the First Search Engine for Underground illegal and Black Markets to buy Guns, Drugs or hacking tools.
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Using Feedly Android App ?? You should know that a Javascript Injection vulnerability exposes Millions of Users to Hackers. Update it as soon as possible - http://thehackernews.com/2014/04/feedly-android-app-javascript-injection.html
Feedly Android App Javascript Injection vulnerability exposes its Millions of users to Hackers.
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Hackers are exploiting OpenSSL Heartbleed vulnerability to Hijack Secure VPN Sessions, Mandiant Reported.
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Russian 'Facebook' VKontakte Founder Pavel Durov Fired Dramatically and VK in Control Of Putin.
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By Enabling 'Nearby Friends' feature, Facebook Can Track Your GPS Location Continuously via Android and iPhone Smartphones.
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Dutch Court Accepts to Extradite Russian Hacker involved in Biggest US Hacking Case http://thehackernews.com/2014/04/dutch-court-accepts-to-extradite_19.html #Security
Dutch Court Accepts to Extradite Russian Hacker Vladimir Drinkman involved in Biggest US Hacking Case.
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Warning: ‘Unflod Baby Panda’ Chinese Malware Campaign targeting Jailbroken iOS Devices to steal Apple ID and password. http://thehackernews.com/2014/04/iphone-ios-Malware-targeting-apple-account.html
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Cyber Security Researcher, The Hacker News Founder & Part-time Hacker
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Cyber Security Consultant , Red Hat Certified Linux Server Security Specialist (RHCSS) , Red Hat Certified Virtualization Administrator (RHCVA) , Penetration Tester , Ethical Hacker , SEO Expert , Cyber Crime Investigator , Web Developer , Graphic Designer , Server Administrator
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    Researcher, Founder & Editor-in-chief, 2010 - present
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Yes! I am Same 'The Hacker News' Founder , who update YOU about every Hacking & Security Event happening around the World.
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Mohit Kumar is the Founder and Editor-in-chief at 'The Hacker News' which is an Internationally recognized as a leading news source dedicated to promoting awareness for security experts and hackers, with over Millions of Readers and Followers. Mohit is a Hard working Security Researcher & Analyst, with experience in various aspects of Information Security. Mohit is uniquely qualified with his ability to bridge the knowledge and common platform gap between the Underground Hackers, Security Researcher and law enforcement through his various projects. His all efforts are Supported and endorsed by administrators and members of various underground hacking groups, Security Researcher and communities worldwide, he has become a worldwide leader in information security and renowned Ethical Hacker. 

He is also the Co-founder of India's first Black Hat Hackers conference, founded in July 2012 as 'The Hackers Conference'. He was covered on Digital and Print media many times in his Security talks, analyses at 'The Hacker News' & Infosec Trainings. He has developed most sophisticated Android Malware frameworks along with his co-researchers and presented at many Security and Hacking Conferences.

Other than this : He is Red Hat Certified Security Specialist (RHCSS) , Web Developer, Designer, Blogger, Internet Activist, Strong supporter of Anonymous & Wikileaks.

Website : http://www.thehackernews.com/

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Viber's Poor Data Security Practices Threaten User Privacy
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Viber Messaging Application vulnerabilities and poor data security practices Threaten User Privacy.

NIST Removes Dual_EC_DRBG Random Number Generator from Recommendations
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NIST Removes NSA-Compromised Dual Elliptic Curve Deterministic Random Bit Generator (Dual_EC_DRBG) Random Number Generator from Recommendati

ORACLE Subdomain Defaced using JavaScript Injection
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ORACLE Subdomain Defaced by Indian Hackers I-HOS TEAM using JavaScript Injection

Desktop Viruses Coming to Your TV and Connected Home Appliances
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Desktop Viruses Coming to Your TV and Connected Home Appliances

Google Gives Refund to Thousands of Buyers Who Bought Bogus Android Anti...
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Google Gives Refund to Thousands of Buyers Who Bought Bogus Android AntiVirus App ‘Virus Shield’ from Play Store.

Pavel Durov, CEO of Russian Facebook 'VKontakte' Fired Dramatically
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Russian 'Facebook' VKontakte Founder Pavel Durov Fired Dramatically and VK in Control Of Putin.

Next Big Thing: End-to-End Encryption for Gmail
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Google is working on End-to-End Encryption for Gmail using PGP (Pretty Good Privacy) Software.

Grams - First Search Engine for Underground Black Markets
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Grams is the First Search Engine for Underground illegal and Black Markets to buy Guns, Drugs or hacking tools.

ZeuS Botnet Updating Infected Systems with Rootkit-Equipped Trojan
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New ZeuS Banking Trojan equipped with Rootkit to prevent the removal of malicious files and registry entries.

Facebook 'Nearby Friends' Can Track Your GPS Location Continuously
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By Enabling 'Nearby Friends' feature, Facebook Can Track Your GPS Location Continuously via Android and iPhone Smartphones.

TCP 32764 Backdoor Reactivated Again
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Remember the Router's TCP 32764 Backdoor flaw ? Router Manufacturers Secretly added it again after Patching ! Any Guesses, Why ?? http://the

Router Manufacturers Secretly added TCP 32764 Backdoor Vulnerability Again
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Eloi Vanderbeken found that Router TCP 32764 Backdoor Vulnerability Secretly added to SerComm Patched Versions again by the Manufacturers.

Feedly Android App Javascript Injection vulnerability exposes Millions o...
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Feedly Android App Javascript Injection vulnerability exposes its Millions of users to Hackers.

Dutch Court Accepts to Extradite Russian Hacker involved in Biggest US H...
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Dutch Court Accepts to Extradite Russian Hacker Vladimir Drinkman involved in Biggest US Hacking Case.

Hacker exploits Heartbleed bug to Hijack VPN Sessions
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Hackers are exploiting OpenSSL Heartbleed vulnerability to Hijack Secure VPN Sessions, Mandiant Reported.

Warning: Malware Campaign targeting Jailbroken Apple iOS Devices
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Warning: ‘Unflod Baby Panda’ Malware Campaign targeting Jailbroken iOS Devices to steal Apple ID and password.

Satellite Communication (SATCOM) Devices Vulnerable to Hackers
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Satellite Communication (SATCOM) Devices Vulnerable to Hackers,which are often used by the military, government and industrial sectors.

Several Tor Exit Nodes Vulnerable To Heartbleed Vulnerability
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Several Tor Exit Nodes Vulnerable To OpenSSL Heartbleed Vulnerability, and blacklisted 380 vulnerable Tor exit nodes.

Control Your PC from Anywhere using Chrome Remote Desktop for Android
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Access and Control Your PC from Anywhere using Google's Chrome Remote Desktop.

19-Year-Old Teenager Arrested for Exploiting Heartbleed Bug to Steal Data
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19-Year-Old Teenager 'Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes' Arrested by Canadian police for Exploiting Heartbleed Bug and stealing data from Canada R