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Business Insider hacked by OurMine hacking group

Business Insider hacked by OurMine hacking group

Reports are indicating that Business Insider was hacked on Wednesday morning. The cyber attackers which were involved in the hacking attempt identified themselves as the OurMine hacking group and they posted and managed to edit some articles which were on the US version of the website. In one of the …

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100,000 enslaved web devices were used for the attack

100,000 enslaved web devices were used for the attack

The cyber attack which took down various websites such as Twitter, Netflix, and Reddit last week has now been said to have been originated from the 100,000 web enabled devices which were taken together by the malicious software program. This is according to the company which was involved in the …

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Source code for Mirai Trojan made public by author

Trojan Horse

A Trojan program that managed to infect about hundreds of thousands of internet of things devices has had its source code published online which will clearly pave a way for more botnets to be used. The Trojan used the IoT devices to launch some distributed denial of service attacks against …

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400 and more infected apps seen on Google Play

New Danger For Androids Malware Can Erase Data

Google Play is the most populated app store in the world, therefore detecting which app might be hazardous or faulty might be a little tricky. Just recently, the Google Play App Store was seen to house about 400 apps that were believed to have infected some phones. The apps which …

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