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August, 2018

  • 20 August

    Apple removes 25,000 ‘illegal’ apps from App Store in China

    Apple removes 25,000 ‘illegal’ apps from App Store in China

    Apple has removed more than 25,000 apps from its App Store in China that were against the Chinese regulations. At least 4,000 of these apps were tagged with the word “gambling,” according to Bloomberg, while the 25,000 figure comes from the state broadcaster CCTV. “Gambling apps are illegal and not …

  • 20 August

    EU Set to Legislate on Terror Content

    EU Set to Legislate on Terror Content

    The European Commission to force social networks to take down the terror content within an hour, in light of the apparent failure of self-regulation. Security commissioner, Julian King, told the FT on Sunday that he had “not seen enough progress” from the likes of Facebook, Google and Twitter on that …

  • 19 August

    Trump Takes Offensive Cybersecurity Step Forward

    Trump Takes Offensive Cybersecurity Step Forward

    The Obama Presidential Policy Directive 20 (PPD-20) that outlined the interagency communications required for the US to deploy cyber-weapons was reversed by President Trump, according to the report from Wall Street Journal Wednesday 15 August. The Infosecurity Magazine has contacted with the White House for comment, but Trump administration reportedly …

  • 18 August

    UK Researchers Warn of Serious WordPress PHP Flaw

    UK Researchers Warn of Serious WordPress PHP Flaw

    UK Researchers Warn of Serious WordPress PHP Flaw: A British researcher has published details of a serious wordpress flaw left unfixed for over a year which could easily allow attackers for complete system compromise. Sam Thomas, head of research at Secarma, presented the paper – it’s a PHP Unverialization Vulnerability Jim, …

  • 17 August

    Best Car Accident Lawyers in San Jose

    Best Car Accident Lawyers in San Jose

    San Jose Car Accident & Personal Injury Lawyers: In the serious Car Accident or any other personal injury in San Jose, injured victims might face several types of important questions. How will I pay my medical bills? How will I be compensated for missed work? If I need prolonged medical …

  • 17 August

    Indian Bank Loses $13.5m in Global Attack

    Indian Bank Loses $13.5m in Global Attack

    Indian Bank Loses $13.5m in Global Attack: An Indian bank has lost over 944m rupees ($13.5m) after the hackers withdrew the funds from ATMs around the world and made other fraudulent SWIFT transfers. Pune-headquartered Cosmos Bank claimed that the attackers have first stolen the customer information by installing the malware on …

  • 16 August

    What Drives Hackers to a Life of Cybercrime?

    What Drives Hackers to a Life of Cybercrime?

    What Drives Hackers to a Life of Cybercrime?: It is no surprise that cyber-criminals are financially motivated, but according to the new research, many actors in the cyber world are also driven to a life of digital crime by ego as well as socioeconomic and psychological factors. A recent report Under …

  • 15 August

    PakPeek (The Leading Platform of Pakistan)

    PakPeek (The Leading Platform of Pakistan)

    PakPeek (The Leading Platform of Pakistan): Today we will be talking about platform. That will change the way you look at Pakistan. Pakpeek.com online portal provides Pakistan news, Mobile, Business and finance news. Classified live cricket, top student interviews and many other. Pakpeek.com provides information about the news, food, culture, …

  • 15 August

    Hackers Target Instagram, Users Blame Russia

    Hackers Target Instagram, Users Blame Russia

    Hackers Target Instagram, Users Blame Russia: The Facebook owned photo sharing platform Instagram which has reportedly fallen victim to an attack, which do appears that have originated from Russia, according to news from The Sun. Both Mashable and Reddit have reported the use of word “hack” in their tweets related to …

  • 14 August

    More Than 10K Recorded Vulnerabilities in 2018

    More Than 10K Recorded Vulnerabilities in 2018

    More Than 10K Recorded Vulnerabilities in 2018: The number of vulnerabilities disclosures which were recorded continues to rise, with 10,644 published throughout the first half of 2018 by Risk Based Security’s VulnDB team. That the total reportedly is around 3,279 vulnerabilities than those which listed on CVE/NVD, according to the …