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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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500,000 IoT devices made vulnerable to Mirai Botnet

500,000 IoT devices made vulnerable to Mirai Botnet

Security researchers have managed to identify about 500,000 vulnerable Internet of Things devices which might have been easily taken up by the Mirai or other similar botnets. A group of security researchers had noticed that the recent attacks were being powered by many of the Internet of Things devices. The …

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Betternet releases new portable VPN device named Betterspot

Betternet releases new portable VPN device named Betterspot

Some technology inventions and breakthroughs have made it easier for anyone anywhere to check what you have been browsing on the internet while at work. Everyone from your company to the government and hackers all have the means to check your browsing history. That is of course if the necessary …

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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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