20 Feb 2019

The official website of the popular state-owned LPG gas company Indane was found to be leaking the personal details of its millions of customers including their Aadhaar number. The data breach was discovered by French security researcher Baptiste Robert known by the nickname “Elliot Alderson” on Twitter together with the help of an Indian researcher…

18 Feb 2019

An exciting news for the hackers and penetration testers.  The Offensive Security has released Kali Linux 2019.1 which is the first 2019 version of its Swiss army knife for cybersecurity professionals. The latest version of Kali Linux operating system includes kernel up to version 4.19.13 and patches for several vulnerabilities together with many updated packages…

18 Feb 2019

Google Earth has accidentally revealed the secret Taiwanese military installations due to an update in the Google Earth online platform. According to the South China Morning Post, few of the most sensitive military sites of Taiwan have been revealed publicly through the update, which includes new three-dimensional renditions of Taipei, New Taipei, Taoyuan, and Taichung….

18 Feb 2019

Pirates used Apple’s enterprise developer certificates to release hacked versions of some of the apps. The changed versions of apps like Spotify, Angry Birds, Pokemon Go and Minecraft have their paid features available for free and with removed in-app ads thereby drawing the profit away from the app developers and Apple. For instance, in the…

18 Feb 2019

A popular software cracks/keygens uploader CracksNow was found to be repeatedly distributing malware bundles along with the uploads. This uploader had trusted status among many torrent sites as, it has shared thousands of cracked software titles in recent years. There are a dedicated group of followers for the account and “Cracksnow” was previously listed as…

16 Feb 2019

Eight Windows 10 app were found to be mining the Monero cryptocurrency without the knowledge of the user and was removed by Microsoft from their official store. The apps that were removed included Fast-search Lite, Battery Optimizer (Tutorials), VPN Browsers+, Downloader for YouTube Videos, Clean Master+ (Tutorials), FastTube, Findoo Browser 2019, and Findoo Mobile &…

15 Feb 2019

A collection of 127 million records were stolen from eight companies which was then put up for sale on the Dream Market marketplace by a seller named “gnosticplayers” and demands amount worth $14,500 in bitcoin for the whole batch. It was just a week ago that the same seller has listed another collection of 620…

13 Feb 2019

A high severity issue is affecting Cisco’s Network Assurance Engine (NAE) that could permit an attacker to use a flaw in its password-management system to take down an NAE server and cause a denial of service. The vulnerability could allow users who know the previous administrator password to login to the device through the CLI…

13 Feb 2019

Xiaomi electric scooter has a remarkable market and is being used by various bands with some modifications. Smart devices like these makes our lives faster and organized but any insecurity in these are sure to ruin your life. Those who use electric scooter must be concerned, as the security researchers at Zimperium have discovered a…

12 Feb 2019

Hackers are using a new technique to bypass Apple’s MacOS security systems and to infect the Mac Computers by deploying malicious Windows EXE file which usually runs only on Windows systems. This was found by the security researchers at Trend Micro and they found numerous samples of malicious macOS application (.dmg) disguised as installers for…