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Candid Board Hacked: Data of 180,000 Users Stolen

FBI Tells Congress They Need Hackers to Keep Up

Hackers have managed to hack into the database of the Candid Board, a leading upskirt porn site, and expose the data of more than 180,000 users of the site; it has been reported. The hackers managed to access the database of the site back in September last year and steal …

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ProtonMail is now available on the Dark Web, thanks to Tor

New Tor Browser 6.0 Comes Packed With Security Improvements and Updates

ProtonMail, the Swedish provider of encrypted email services, is now available on the dark web via the Tor anonymity service. In a statement, the company said that its users will now be able to access it via the Tor network through a special URL address. The co-founder of the company, …

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An Unknown Hacker Steals 700k User Accounts from PakWheels

An Unknown Hacker Steals 700k User Accounts from PakWheels

An anonymous hacker has managed to breach the security features of PakWheels, a common automotive website in Pakistan, and make away with data of about 700 registered users of the account. Reports by LeakedSource, a site that reports all sites that have been breached, indicates that the PakWheels breach occurred …

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A New Online Tool, Iknowwhatyoudownload.com, Helps to Monitor Torrents

A New Online Tool, Iknowwhatyoudownload.com, Helps to Monitor Torrents

A new website, Iknowwhatyoudownload.com helps individuals and organisations to track what other people are downloading for 24 hours secretly. According to the Marketing Director of the new tool, Andrey Rogov, the new website has been set up for demonstration purposes and the benefit of copyright holders and other parties involved …

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Russia to Sell its Proprietary Anti-Hacking Technology to India

Russia to Sell its Proprietary Anti-Hacking Technology to India

Russian is ready to sell its innovative anti-hacking technology to India. Speaking recently, the head of Russian Quantum Centre, the body that is in charge of developing the technology, Ruslan Yunusov, said that his agency is willing to work with India on a broad range of security-related projects. He added …

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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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Hacker Creates a Hacking Competition in Turkey

Hacker Creates a Hacking Competition in Turkey

A hacker who goes by the pseudonym, ‘Mehmet’ has created a competition in which participants are encouraged to launch DDoS attacks against specific websites. According to Forcepoint Security Labs, a security firm that carried out investigations on the competition and published its findings, the hacker has managed to create a …

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