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Monthly Archives: August 2014

JPMorgan Chase among US companies ‘targeted by Russian hackers’

At least five firms hit by coordinated attacks earlier this month in possible retaliation for sanctions on Kremlin, Bloomberg says   The hacking attacks siphoned off huge amounts of account data from JPMorgan and at least four other companies, the New York Times reported. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images The FBI is investigating a hacking attack on JPMorgan Chase and at least one other bank, according to reports. Bloomberg.com said the

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Spice Fire One Mi-FX 1: First Firefox phone in India to take on budget Androids – Firefox OS smartphone for 2299 rs.
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Mozilla’s Firefox OS as a smartphone operating system has had a negligible impact on the market, but all that could change very soon as the first Firefox smartphone has been announced for India. The Spice Fire One has predictable low-end specifications and a greatly attractive price tag.   At Mobile World Congress, Mozilla unveiled plans to expand to additional markets in Latin America and eastern Europe, and also announced a blueprint for

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Firefox OS — The Adaptive Phone — Great Smartphone Features, Apps and More — Mozilla
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Hello Readers..! Great news! By popular request, ‪#‎FirefoxOS‬ is now available in India! Check out these affordable smartphones and fall in love with being online:http://mzl.la/NU53Q6.

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DDOS Attack Worldwide-Tracking BOTS of Top 25 Countries.

Hello Readers, Here is the top 25 Countries, which is tracking DDOS Attack with their Tracking BOTS.

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Researchers develop defense against Cyber Attacks

Today, a group of journalists has reported the existence of the "Hacienda" spy program. According to this report, five western intelligence agencies are using the Hacienda software to identify vulnerable servers across the world in order to control them and use them for their own purposes. Scientists at the Technische Universität München (TUM) have developed free software that can help prevent this kind of identification and thus the subsequent

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Gmail App is Vulnerable, Amazon App is Secured by University of California.

Malicious apps are a popular way for scammers to gain control of your phone, but what about data housed within the supposedly secure apps on your device? A team of researchers from the universities of Michigan and California Riverside have found that just one malware-ridden app on a device can infiltrate other apps on the phone, regardless of their levels of security. The weakness allowed researchers to access apps like Gmail, Chase Bank, and H&R

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Weighing Risk Against the Total Cost of a Data Breach: Can You Afford a Web Application Layer Attack?

One of the strongest weapons in a cybercriminal’s arsenal is a successful data breach from an attack on web applications. These attacks are among the most difficult to mitigate, yet the costs they incur can be far greater than the initial theft. Calculating the potential impact of a data breach is a critical component to mounting a strong defense against would-be attackers. Excerpt: “Whether your data is at risk is not the only question. You

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Facebook clarifies why Messenger needs permission for your whole phone !

Facebook sets up a page to clarify why the Messenger app is requesting permission to access features on Android phone or tablet? [caption id="attachment_2715" align="alignnone" width="640"] Facebook Messenger[/caption] Facebook which received a lot of backlash for pushing its Messenger mobile app, has set up a web page to explain the app permissions in detail. Facebook rolled out its Facebook Messenger mobile app to users last week and has received

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iPhone 6 Facebook Scams, Android Ransomware, And Other Security News
Facebook Scam

Looks likes the news of iPhone 6 release has got online scammers to work. Let’s read about this, and other news and incidents in the world of IT security. Beware of Facebook Posts offering you Tools to Hack Facebook Accounts A new Facebook scam is on the rise. Facebook users are receiving phishing emails that claim to provide steps on how to hack the account of any Facebook user. The steps may look benign to a normal user, but their main purpose

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