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Bitcoin Price hits milestone in 2017. Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $1000 For First Time In last 3-Years
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Microsoft has released 12 security bulletins, 6 of which are rated 'critical' (remote code execution flaws)
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The Russian government has introduced a draft bill that proposes 10 Year in Prison Sentence for Hackers and Malware Authors
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The FBI Hacked into 8,000 Computers in 120 Countries Using A Single Warrant
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5 Major Russian Banks Hit With Powerful DDoS Attacks emerging from insecure IoT Devices
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Hacking to Disrupt Emergency Services is not FUN.
18-year-old teenager hacker, Meetkumar Hiteshbhai Desai, arrested for disrupting 911 emergency system with ddos attack.
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Dubbed "Switcher," a new Android Malware Hijacks Your Wireless Router DNS from Smartphone App
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New Popcorn Time Ransomware Unlocks Your Files For Free If You help criminals to Infect Others
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Stegano exploit kit spreading via malicious ads on a number of popular websites is targeting millions of daily visitors.
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A Single laptop with a decent internet connection can bring down major Internet servers and modern-day firewalls using BlackNurse dos Attack
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Key Manager Plus is a simplest Management Tool to Gain Centralized Visibility Over the SSL and SSH keys across your large Organization.
How ManageEngine’s Key Manager Plus Simplify SSH key and SSL Cert Management Across the Enterprise
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Mirai Botnet Itself is Flawed; #Hacking Back IoTs Could Mitigate #DDoS Attacks http://thehackernews.com/2016/10/mirai-botnet-iot-malware.html -- Exploit Released!
Mirai Botnet Itself vulnerable to buffer overflow vulnerability and hacking Back IoT devices Could Mitigate DDoS Attacks
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Entrepreneur, Researcher, Trainer, Infosec Journalist, Speaker, Traveller & Part-time Hacker
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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.


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How To Stop Larry From Hacking Your WiFi in 2017
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How to Stop Hackers from hacking into your Wi-Fi Network in 2017

Don't Fall For This Dangerously Convincing Ongoing Phishing Attack
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Beware, Don't fall for this Convincing Gmail Phishing Scam.

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Donald Trump appoints Rudy Giuliani CyberSecurity Advisor Whose Site Is Damn Vulnerable to Hacking

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Hackers can take advantage of the autofill feature to steal your Personal Information

Secure Your Enterprise With Zoho Vault Password Management Software
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Zoho Vault Review — Best password manager for enterprise. Secure Your Business With Password Management Software.

Stolen NSA "Windows Hacking Tools" Now Up For Sale!
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The Shadow Brokers, the hacker group behind theft of NSA hacking tools and zero-day exploits has put up Windows Hacking Tools on sale

Over 27,000 MongoDB Databases Held For Ransom Within A Week
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Over 27,000 MongoDB Databases Held For Ransom Within A Week by various hacking groups.

FTC Sues D-Link Over Failure to Secure Its Routers and IP Cameras from H...
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The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) filed a lawsuit against D-Link Over Failure to Secure Its Routers and IP Cameras from Hackers

Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $1000 For First Time In last 3-Years
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Bitcoin Price hits milestone in 2017. Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $1000 For First Time In last 3-Years

Obama Expels 35 Russian Spies Over Election Hacking; Russia Responds Wit...
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The United States has expelled 35 Russian spies in response over US Election Hacking.

New Android Malware Hijacks Router DNS from Smartphone
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Dubbed "Switcher," a new Android Malware Hijacks Your Wireless Router DNS from Smartphone App

Cyanogen Shutting Down All Services; No More Android ROM Updates
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Android ROM CyanogenMod Shutting Down its all Services

Hackers threaten to take down Xbox Live and PSN on Christmas Day
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Bad news for gamers! Hackers threaten to take down Xbox Live and PSN once again on 2016 Christmas Day

NIST Calls Development of Quantum-Proof Encryption Algorithms
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NIST Calls cryptographers for help in writing new Quantum-Proof Encryption Algorithms

Google 'Android Things' — An Operating System for the Internet of Things
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Google's Android Things is an Android-based Operating System for smart devices and Internet of Things

Hackers Suspected of Causing Second Power Outage in Ukraine
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Ukraine Suffers Second Major Power Outage Possibly Due to Energy Plant Hack

'MethBot' Ad Fraud Operators Making $5 Million Revenue Every Day
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The biggest advertising fraud ever! 'MethBot' Ad Fraud Operators Making $5 Million Revenue Every Day

DNSChanger Malware is Back! Hijacking Routers to Target Every Connected ...
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DNSChanger malware is hijacking wireless routers to target every connected device with malvertising

Ubuntu’s Crash Report Tool Allows Remote Code Execution
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Critical vulnerability in Ubuntu's crash reporter handler allows remote code execution