Tag Archives: Information Security

Google Goes Public About Unpatched Windows Vulnerability

Google security engineers have once again made details of a vulnerability in Microsoft’s software public, before Microsoft has been able to roll out a patch. Windows users and system administrators around the world have become accustomed to Microsoft releasing important security patches for its wide variety of products on the second Tuesday of every month,… Read More »

Hackers Demonstration for SQL Injection – In-Flight Entertainment System Can Hacked

Hackers demonstrate SQL injection vulnerability in a in-flight entertainment system. It is being used by the leading airlines, including Emirates, United, American Airlines, Virgin, and Qatar, could let hackers hijack several flight systems and even take control of the plane. Security researchers explained in IOActive, the security vulnerabilities resides in the Panasonic Avionics In-Flight Entertainment (IFE) system used… Read More »

Data Breach on Datadog Servers, Asked to Change Passwords

The software-as-a-service monitoring and analytics platform company Datadog has faced a massive attack on their servers. Due to this attack, Hackers breached their servers and a user credential database. Datadog has high profile clients including Facebook, Spotify, Citrix and others has strongly suggested that customers initiate password resets in efforts to err on the side… Read More »

Data Leak : 154 Million US Voter Records Exposed Online

A security researcher working with MacKeeper exposed a database containing 154 million voter profiles for US citizens.  The database was available online without username or password protection, it has been revealed. The information, compiled by a US-based data brokerage firm called L2 that builds and sells profiles on US citizens, was left exposed online by a client and… Read More »

Data Breach For T-Mobile : 1.5 Million Users Data for Sale

Czech Republic based mobile company T-Mobile has reported internal data breach, 1.5 Million users data stolen by it employee and he put the data on sale. Recently we have seen massive data breach happened for LinkedIn, VK.com, Tumblr by Russian hacker “Peace” But T-Mobile hack is insider breach. T-Mobile Czech Republic, a member of the international telecommunications group… Read More »

Hacking Attack on GoToMyPC.com, Company Asked For Password Reset

Remote Access Software GoToMyPC faced hacking attack over the weekend. According to the GoToMyPC,  They have faced a “very sophisticated password attack”. Company is investigating the attack vectors, Still it is not revealed that how many users were affected in the hack, but has initiated password resets for all users. The company claimed that the attack was not… Read More »

Acer Online Store Hacked – Customers’ Private Data Exposed

Acer Online Store has revealed that its US online storeAcer.com has suffered a data breach. It could have affect every customer who accessed the website over the past 12 months between12 May 2015 and 28 April 2016.. Acer has sent a notification letter by informing all users of its US online store that their personal data might… Read More »

Leaked Password Attack Has Been Used to Hack GitHub Accounts

Most common and Popular code repository website GitHub has warned that attackers is trying the leaked passwords to get account access. According to the statement given by GitHub, Some user accounts may have been compromised by hackers using account details from other recent data breaches in order to guess user credentials from the site. GitHub informed to its users… Read More »

North Korean Hackers Steal 140,000 Defense Files from South Korea

North Korea-based hackers steal more than 140,000 computers of South Korean government agencies and firms, and allegedly injected malware in the systems. The cyber attack was designed to lay for a long term period against its rival, authorities in Seoul said. The South Korean police reportedly teamed up with companies and other government agencies to disable the… Read More »

BitTorrent Forum Hacked: Asked to Change Password

  Most commonly used BitTorrent community forum website has be compromised by hackers. According to the official statement generated by BitTorrent Forum that its community forum has been hacked, which exposed private information of hundreds of thousands of its users. If you are registered on BitTorrent community forum website, then you may have had your personal details compromised, along with… Read More »