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Signal Seeks to Silence Government Censorship in Egypt

Signal Seeks to Silence Government Censorship in Egypt

Signal, the popular messaging service that allows users to communicate using end-to-end encryption methods is set to develop new features to defeat government censorship. Announcing the new plans, the company behind the app, Open Whispers said that it had noted that some states had developed new methods of blocking Signal. …

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Yahoo Breached Again: 1 Billion Accounts Hacked

500 million Yahoo accounts swiped in worst breaching incident ever

In an interesting twist of events, Yahoo has announced that it has discovered that more than 1 billion of the accounts of its clients were hacked back in 2013. This new revelation comes hot on the heels of another announcement by the company that 500 million user accounts were compromised …

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Air India Frequent Flyers Accounts Hacked, Techie Held Liable

Air India Frequent Flyers Accounts Hacked, Techie Held Liable

In a recent hacking incident in which accounts of frequent Air India Flyers were hacked, the investigation carried out by the Delhi Police led to the arrest of a 23-year old techie, said Delhi Police on Sunday. The accused, Anitesh Giri Goswami was arrested from Jaipur on Friday, who happened …

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Netflix extends geo block to IPv4 and IPv6 tunnel brokers

U.S content disappears from screen in Canada as Netflix continues with VPN crack down

Netflix is continuing its fight against users who want to watch geo-blocked content. The company is now extending its fight to the blockade of IPv4 and the IPv6 tunnel brokers even if the user is using these tunnel brokers legitimately. The fact that Netflix has been treating users of different …

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Bank’s security ignorance costs them $81 million

Bangladesh bank hacked

One of the best ways to learn in the world is from your mistakes. Or how about someone else’s mistakes? The Bank of Bangladesh mistakes is giving all current and future bank owners lessons on how not to skimp on your network security through its mistakes. Thanks to the complete …

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Anonymous Plan DDoS Attack on Israeli Military in Protest

Anonymous Plan DDoS Attack on Israeli Military in Protest

Hacktivist collective Anonymous have announced plans to attack Israeli military websites, including those of the military, in response to the ongoing detention of Mohammed Al-Qeeq, a Palestinian journalist detained on charges that he has connections with terrorist organizations. Al-Qeeq, a reporter for the Saudi own TV station Al Majd, was …

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