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Mohit Kumar (unixroot)
Entrepreneur, Researcher, Trainer, Infosec Journalist, Speaker, Traveller & Part-time Hacker
Entrepreneur, Researcher, Trainer, Infosec Journalist, Speaker, Traveller & Part-time Hacker
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Critical Flaw in Apache Struts2 Lets Hackers Take Over Web Servers
Security researchers have discovered a critical remote code execution vulnerability in the popular Apache Struts web application framework, allowing a remote attacker to run malicious code on the affected servers. Apache Struts is a free, open-source, Model...
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European Companies Must Tell Employees If Their Work Emails Are Being Monitored
Finally, European companies must inform employees in advance if their work email accounts are being monitored. Yes, the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) on Tuesday gave a landmark judgement concerning privacy in the workplace by overturning an earlier ...
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China Bans Initial Coin Offering (ICO) Fundraising
China's central bank today announced an immediate ban on all ICO—Initial Coin Offering—fundraising, to prevent fraud and illegal fundraising. ICO is the hottest new thing in the blockchain world, which is an alternative to crowdfunding that lets a firm rais...
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Taringa: Over 28 Million Users' Data Exposed in Massive Data Breach
Exclusive — If you have an account on Taringa , also known as "The Latin American Reddit," your account details may have compromised in a massive data breach that leaked login details of almost all of its over 28 million users. Taringa is a popluar social n...
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Instagram Hacker Puts 6 Million Celebrities Personal Data Up For Sale On DoxaGram
It's now official, Instagram has suffered a massive data breach , and reportedly an unknown hacker has stolen personal details of more than 6 million Instagram accounts. Just yesterday, we reported that Instagram had patched a critical API vulnerability tha...
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FDA Recalls Nearly Half a Million Pacemakers Over Hacking Fears
Almost half a million people in the United States are highly recommended to get their pacemakers updated, as they are vulnerable to hacking. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recalled 465,000 pacemakers after discovering security flaws that could a...
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Massive Email Campaign Sends Locky Ransomware to Over 23 Million Users
Whenever we feel like the Locky ransomware is dead, the notorious threat returns with a bang . Recently, researchers from two security firms have independently spotted two mass email campaigns, spreading two different, but new variants of the Locky ransomwa...
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AngelFire: CIA Malware Infects System Boot Sector to Hack Windows PCs
A team of hackers at the CIA, the Central Intelligence Agency, allegedly used a Windows hacking tool against its targets to gain persistent remote access. As part of its Vault 7 leaks , WikiLeaks today revealed details about a new implant developed by the C...
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Instagram Suffers Data Breach! Hacker Stole Contact Info of High-Profile Users
Instagram has recently suffered a possibly serious data breach with hackers gaining access to the phone numbers and email addresses for many "high-profile" users. The 700 million-user-strong, Facebook-owned photo sharing service has currently notified all o...
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Oops! WikiLeaks Website Defaced By OurMine
OurMine is in headlines once again—this time for defacing WikiLeaks website. The notorious hacking group, OurMine, is known for breaching into high-profile figures and companies' social media accounts, including Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg , Twitter CEO Ja...
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