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7-year old Linux vulnerability patched

While WannaCry wreaked havoc across the world, users of Linux and MacOS just kept staring at the confusion and sighed a relief that they...

Invisible ‘cloak and’ a bloody ‘dagger’

Researchers at Georgia Institute of Technology have discovered a new class of android vulnerability. Dubbed as ‘Cloak and dagger’, the new vulnerability affects android...

After face recognition, now iris scanner of Samsung S8 hacked

Seems like even 2017 isn’t that great for Samsung. Its flagship phones have always been marred by different controversies, be it exploding batteries, or...

NEC manufactures hacker-proof earbuds

NEC Corporation announced the development of a prototype "hearable device" (earphone device) user authentication technology, aiming to achieve new forms of convenient, safe and...

98% victims of WannaCry are Windows 7 users

The most common Windows is also the worst hit by the ransomware WannaCry attack. According to a research published by Kaspersky Lab, over 98...

Microsoft builds customized Windows 10 for China

China’s obsession with censorship and paranoia while adopting foreign technology is known to the whole world. The new cybersecurity law also mandates a safe...

North Korea denies accusations of conducting WannaCry attack

North Korea has rubbished the accusations that linked Pyongyang with the ransomware WannaCry cyberattack, calling it ‘ridiculous’. "Relating to the cyberattack, linking to the DPRK,...

A patch in time saves nine

Unpatched and outdated software are one of the biggest challenges of any cybersecurity corporation. The recent ransomware attack WannaCry made use of this vulnerability...

Hallowed be thy Cry

Ransomware WannaCry took the world by storm. From banking corporations to healthcare to federal agencies, everyone was affected. Top cybersecurity agencies deployed a slew...

Chelsea Manning is a free woman

"First steps of freedom!!", Manning wrote on a photo shared on social media. Seven years after being charged with cyber espionage, Chelsea Manning, earlier known...

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