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Germany and France declare War on Encrypted mobile messaging services to Fight Terrorism
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Omegle, the Popular 'Chat with Strangers' Service Leaks Your Dirty Chats and Personal Info
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Former NSA TAO employee, experts and Snowden confirms NSA hack by The Shadow Brokers links to NSA-tied Equation Group hackers
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Someone is Spying on Team of Researchers Experts Behind VeraCrypt Security Audit
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DiskFiltration Hack Using Hard Drive's Noise to Transfer Stolen Data Out of An Air-Gapped Computer
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Microsoft Accidentally Leaks Backdoor Golden Keys to Bypass Secure Boot Feature
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Do you Know — Even Your Computer Monitors Could Be Hacked To Spy On You http://thehackernews.com/2016/08/computer-monitor-hack.html #hacking #security
Your Computer Monitors Could Be Hacked To Spy On You
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Unknown Bidder Buys 2,700 Bitcoins (worth $1.6 million) at US Government Bitcoin Auction
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Microsoft Open Sources its PowerShell on Github and it is now Available for Linux and Mac OS X
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A New Crypto-Currency, called DDoSCoin, Pays Miners for Participating in DDoS Attacks
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Blackhat Firm Offers $500,000 for Zero-day #iOS Exploit; Double Than #Apple’s Highest Bounty http://thehackernews.com/2016/08/zero-day-exploit-buy.html
Blackhat Firm Exodus Intelligence Offers $500,000 for Zero-day iOS Exploit; Over Double than Apple’s Highest Bug Bounty
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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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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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Happy Birthday! LINUX Turns 25 Years Old Today
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Linux has turned 25! The Hacker News team wishes a very very Happy Birthday to Linux!

ATMs in Thailand Hacked; 12 Million Baht Stolen; 10,000 ATMs Prone to Ha...
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12 million Baht Stolen from Thailand ATMs; More than 10,000 ATMs Prone to Hackers

MIT Researchers Solve the Spectrum Crunch to make Wi-Fi 10 times Faster
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MIT Researchers has developed MegaMIMO 2.0 that solves the Spectrum Crunch issue and makes Wi-Fi 10 times Faster

Unknown Bidder Buys 2,700 Bitcoins (worth $1.6 million) at US Government...
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Unknown Bidder Buys 2,700 Bitcoins (worth $1.6 million) at US Government Bitcoin Auction

Leaked Exploits are Legit and Belong to NSA: Cisco, Fortinet and Snowden...
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Cisco, Fortinet and Snowden Docs Confirm that Leaked Exploits are Legit and Belong to NSA

The NSA Hack — What, When, Where, How, Who & Why? Explained Here...
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Former NSA TAO employee, experts and Snowden confirms NSA hack by The Shadow Brokers links to NSA-tied Equation Group hackers

Internet Traffic Hijacking Linux Flaw Affects 80% of Android Devices
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Internet Traffic Hijacking Linux TCP Flaw Affects 80% of Android Devices

NSA's Hacking Group Hacked! Bunch of Private Hacking Tools Leaked Online
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NSA's Equation Hacking Group has been Hacked and bunch of its Private Hacking Tools and exploits have been Leaked Online

DDoSCoin — New Crypto-Currency Pays Users for Participating in DDoS Attacks
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A New Crypto-Currency, called DDoSCoin, Pays Miners for Participating in DDoS Attacks

Linux TCP Flaw allows Hackers to Hijack Internet Traffic and Inject Malw...
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A Critical Flaw in TCP implementation of Linux allows Hackers to Hijack Internet Traffic and Inject Malware Remotely

How Your Computer Monitor Could Be Hacked To Spy On You
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Your Computer Monitors Could Be Hacked To Spy On You

This ATM Hack Allows Crooks to Steal Money From Chip-and-Pin Cards
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New ATM Hack Allows hackers to Steal Money From Chip-and-Pin Cards

4 Flaws hit HTTP/2 Protocol that could allow Hackers to Disrupt Servers
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Four Flaws hit HTTP/2 Protocol that could allow Hackers to disrupt Servers

Telegram Hacked? Turn ON Important Security Settings to Secure your Priv...
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Telegram Hacked? Nope, But Turn ON these Important Security Settings to Secure Your Account

Using VPN in the UAE? You'll Be Fined Up To $545,000 If You Get Caught!
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Using VPN in the UAE is Illegal, you could face temporary imprisonment and fines of up to $545,000 (~Dhs2 Million).

End of SMS-based 2-Factor Authentication; Yes, It's Insecure!
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NIST declares SMS-based two-factor authentication will soon be banned

Edward Snowden Designs an iPhone Case to Detect & Block Wireless Sno...
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Edward Snowden and hardware hacker Andrew "Bunnie" Huang Design an iPhone Case to Detect & Block Wireless Snooping

Beware! Your iPhone Can Be Hacked Remotely With Just A Message
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iPhone or iPad can be hacked using Stagefright like vulnerability with just a message

Japan's Softbank buys semiconductor giant ARM for $32 Billion in Cash
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Japan's SoftBank is buying chip designer ARM for $31.4 billion in cash

3 Popular Drupal Modules Found Vulnerable — Patch Released
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3 Popular Drupal Modules Found Vulnerable to Hackers. Install Drupal Security Update to Patch them.