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Security tips for Online Shopping

With holidays around the corner and most eCommerce sites throwing away huge offers and discounts, we have to be extra careful against online scams and frauds. In this post today, we have listed down some helpful tips that you can use for safe credit card usage on the Internet. A few days back Flipkart announced its “Big App Shopping Days” offer for users who use the Flipkart App. Amazon is another site that has been hosting ”Deals of the Day”

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5 Million Gmail Usernames, Passwords Hacked And Posted To Russian Bitcoin Forum: Report

[caption id="attachment_2768" align="alignnone" width="770"] Nearly 5 million Google users are named in a recent hack that appears to have originated in Russia[/caption] Hackers appear to have dumped nearly 5 million Gmail usernames and passwords to a Russian bitcoin forum. Word first spread of the still-unconfirmed hack when a user posted a link to the log-in credentials in a security-centric corner of Reddit frequented by hackers, professional

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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.

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

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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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

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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