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Google Fixes MediaTek Rootkit Vulnerability

After almost a year since its discovery, a critical vulnerability affecting millions of Android devices using MediaTek chips (now tracked as CVE-2020-0069) has been...

Kr00k Vulnerability Allows Wi-Fi Packet Decryption

At the ongoing RSA Conference USA 2020 in San Francisco, ESET, an antivirus company, shed light on Kr00k vulnerability that is affecting around a...

Philippines Most Vulnerable to Cyberthreats, Two Years in a Row

The Philippines, for the second time in a row, has been crowned number one in South-East Asia (SEA) and ranked seventh globally, in terms...

FireEye Acquires Cloud Security Startup Cloudvisory

Cybersecurity firm FireEye has acquired cloud security startup Cloudvisory to advance its cloud-hosted security operations. FireEye caters to enterprises and helps businesses thwart cyberattacks. With...

Microsoft Confirms Security Flaw in Internet Explorer

Microsoft announced that it’s developing a fix for a zero-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer that was exploited by a hacking group named DarkHotel. The...

Microsoft Fixes Critical Bug in Patch Tuesday, Credits NSA for Findings

Microsoft’s first Patch Tuesday of 2020 saw a total of 49 CVEs (bugs) being fixed, however, the one that matters the most in the...

“Cable Haunt” Vulnerability Exposes 200 Million Modem Cables to MITM Attacks

A security vulnerability named “Cable Haunt,” in Broadcom's cable modem, exposed around 200 million home broadband gateways in Europe, to remote hijacking attacks. The flaw,...

Google Agrees to Pay US$ 7.5M Over Google+ Data Breaches

In a recent data leak incident, which exposed the private data of around 500,000 former Google+ users to outside developers, Google has agreed to...

10 IoT Security Incidents That Make You Feel Less Secure

By Rudra Srinivas Internet of Things (IoT) has become a primary target for cybercriminals. The repeated security incidents on IoT devices represent a rising...

All You Need to Know About India’s First Data Protection Bill

By Rudra Srinivas Most people in India have never accessed the Internet through a computer. In fact, their encounter with the Internet is only through...

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