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Visa Credit Card Details Can Get Stolen In Under Six Seconds

12/05/2016, Credit cards are the most common method of making payments online. It’s pretty easy to make a payment using a card, you just need to punch in the number, the expiry and the secure code on the back. Card safety issues still persist even though there...

San Francisco Muni Hacker Hit By Revenge Hack

11/30/2016, You might have read recently that San Francisco’s Muni light rail transportation system was hacked over the Thanksgiving weekend, it was giving free rides to people. The San Francisco Muni hacker got a taste of his own medicine as he was hit by a...

Hackers Trick ATMs Into Spitting Cash

11/22/2016, The FBI has warned that hackers might soon target ATMs in the United States. The warning follows cyberattacks against ATMs in Thailand and Taiwan. Hackers have apparently been able to develop an exploit which enables them to make ATMs spit out cash. Their...

U.S. To Launch Cyberattacks If Russia Interferes In The Elections

11/06/2016, If you’ve been following all of the developments related to the upcoming presidential elections in the United States, then you might have heard some people say that Russia is trying to hack the United States to try and influence the elections in...

CIA Reportedly Planning Cyber Attack Against Russia

10/16/2016, The United States recently pointed the finger directly at Russia, accusing it of launching cyber attacks to undermine the upcoming presidential elections. A new report claims that the country is now planning to retaliate in the same manner. The Central...

Massive Yahoo Data Breach May Be Confirmed Soon

09/22/2016, Things might be about to get worse for the ailing tech company Yahoo. A new report claims that in the near future, Yahoo is going to confirm a massive security breach which ended up compromising personal information of hundreds of millions of its users....

FBI Warns Foreign Hackers Compromised State Election Databases

08/29/2016, The Federal Bureau of Investigation has come across evidence which reveals that foreign hackers have compromised at least two state election databases in the past few weeks. The bureau is warning election officials across the country to improve the...

200 Million Yahoo Accounts Reportedly Being Sold On Dark Web

08/02/2016, Hundreds of millions of people who use Yahoo might want to pay attention. A hacker claims to have stolen login credentials of 200 million Yahoo accounts which are now being sold on the dark web – the internet’s black market. The stolen...

Hacker Who Leaked Celebrity Photos Gets Six Months In Jail

07/24/2016, The hacker who leaked celebrity photos has pleaded guilty to hacking their emails and stealing explicit images, he has now been sentenced to six months in jail as well as two years of supervised release. The sentence was handed down by District Judge John...

Twitter CEO’s Twitter Account Gets Hacked

07/10/2016, It feels a bit ironic when you’re the CEO of a microblogging network and it’s your account that ends up getting hacked because you of all people should know better. This slightly embarrassing situation was faced by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey...