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Hacker Charged With Murder After A Worker Dies Building An Underground Tunnel System

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Federal Agencies Lack Cyber Attack Preparedness

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Zero-Day Flash Exploit Targeting Middle East

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Facebook Privacy Bug Affects 14 Million

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Facebook currently seem stuck in a labyrinth of data leaks as we hear news about data sharing and leaking on



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US Govt Takes On Botnets And Other Automated Attacks

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A large botnet which has affected more than 40K devices by hackers is currently being used for cryptocurrency mining as well



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Cisco have fixed a critical vulnerability that could expose servers to remote hackers. Cisco removed this bug from its Access Control



Cisco Fix Critical Vulnerability Affecting Secure Access Control System on Latest Hacking News.

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92 Million Accounts Details For DNA Testing Service MyHeritage Hacked

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VPNFilter malware which has affected over half million devices and Network Attached Storage devices spanning 54 countries during the past



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Here's the biggest news of the week—Microsoft has reportedly acquired GitHub for $7.5 billion.

For those unaware, GitHub is a popular code repository hosting service that allows developers to host their projects, documentation, and code in the cloud using the popular Git source management system, invented in 2005 by Linux founder Linus Torvalds.

GitHub is used by many developers and big tech


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Amazon And eBay Pull Hackable CloudPets

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Immersive Labs and Goldman Sachs have announced a new programme that will help improve the cyber skills of employees working



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With the migration of governments and enterprises towards controller-based architectures, the role of a core network engineer has become more important than ever.

Today, majority of interconnected wide area networks (WANs) and local area networks (LANs) in the world run on Cisco routers and other Cisco networking equipments, and therefore most organizations need network engineers to maintain


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Cisco Fixes Critical Bug That Exposed Networks To Hackers

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The Department of Homeland Security in the US is trying to build a database that would consist of a large



Homeland Security Creating Database of DNA, Facial Recognition and Marital Status Data on Latest Hacking News.

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Facebook admits as many as 14 millions of its users who thought they're sharing content privately with only friends may have inadvertently shared their posts with everyone because of a software bug.

Facebook said in front of Congress in March over the Cambridge Analytica scandal that "every piece of content that you share on Facebook you own, you have complete control over who sees it and how


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Cryptocurrency Theft Malware Is Now An Economy Worth Millions

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Here we have episode 51 of our daily podcast. For daily updates you can subscribe: via iTunes here  Alternatively, if



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After being embroiled into controversies over its data sharing practices, it turns out that Facebook had granted inappropriate access to its users' data to more than 60 device makers, including Amazon, Apple, Microsoft, Blackberry, and Samsung.

According to a lengthy report published by The New York Times, the social network giant struck data-sharing partnerships with at least 60 device


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Ship Hack Risks Chaos In English Channel

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Hundreds of thousands of websites running on the Drupal CMS—including those of major educational institutions and government organizations around the world—have been found vulnerable to a highly critical flaw for which security patches were released almost two months ago.

Security researcher Troy Mursch scanned the whole Internet and found over 115,000 Drupal websites are still vulnerable to


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Ransomware Hits Atlanta Police Dashcam Footage

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Here we have episode 49 of our daily podcast. For daily updates you can subscribe: via iTunes here  Alternatively, if



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Not following cybersecurity best practices could not only cost online users but also cost cybercriminals. Yes, sometimes hackers don't take best security measures to keep their infrastructure safe.

A variant of IoT botnet, called Owari, that relies on default or weak credentials to hack insecure IoT devices was found itself using default credentials in its MySQL server integrated with command


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Vigilance Hacker Charged Over Minnesota Government Hacks

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It is said that Facebook gave access to their user data to device manufacturer Huawei which is on the Pentagon’s



Facebook Give User Data Access To Huawei; A Company On Pentagon No-Buy List on Latest Hacking News.

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At Worldwide Developer Conference 2018 on Monday, Apple announced the next version of its macOS operating system, and it's called Mojave.

Besides introducing new features and improvements of macOS 10.14 Mojave—like Dark Mode, Group FaceTime, Dynamic Desktop, and Finder—at WWDC, Apple also revealed a bunch of new security and privacy features coming with the next major macOS update.

Apple CEO


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Marcus Hutchins Hit With Fresh Charges

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Hackers seem to have an insatiable craving for data. They chase just about anything where they can find a large



MyHeritage Data Breach – Data Of 92 Million Accounts Exposed on Latest Hacking News.

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If you have already uninstalled Flash player, well done! But if you haven't, here's another great reason for ditching it.

Adobe has released a security patch update for a critical vulnerability in its Flash Player software that is actively being exploited in the wild by hackers in targeted attacks against Windows users.
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