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Tencent Analysts: Nascent malware MrbMiner is infecting Microsoft SQL servers

A new malware has been prowling the web in the past few months and has infected several Microsoft SQL servers using harmful...

NY attorney general asks Dunkin’ Donuts to upgrade Cybersecurity, pay $650,000 fine

Dunkin’ Donuts parent company faced legal action from the attorney general of New York, Letitia James, who penalised them $650,000 for lax...

More than 600 organizations become victim of Ransomware attacks, report says

Where there is the internet, there is the possibility of data leaks. This statement stands true today, with the advent of Ransomware...

ImmuniWeb: 97% of Cybersecurity firms face data leaks on Dark Web

Research by global IT security company ImmuniWeb showed that 97% of cybersecurity firms had faced data leaks on the Dark Web and...

NetWalker hits Karachi electricity company, hampers services

K-Electric, the company in charge of providing electricity to Karachi, Pakistan, faced a cyberattack this week. This attack involved NetWalker, for-hire ransomware,...

New Zealand Govt issues advisory warning over Emotet malware spread

The New Zealand Government’s Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT) issued a warning statement about Trojan malware spread, which targets banking systems -...

Cybersecurity provider Cygilant becomes victim of ransomware attack

Cygilant, a cybersecurity threat management company, was the latest victim of a ransomware attack. The attack reportedly involved a malware named 'NetWalker,'...

Bitcoin scam continues, Indian PM Narendra Modi is the latest victim

Indian Prime Minister Narenda Modi's website was the latest victim of a Twitter hack by Bitcoin scammers. PM Modi's personal website "narendramodi.in"...

Florida-based Miami Dade College to introduce Cybersecurity course in Spring 2021

Where there is the internet accessibility, there is a chance of having a security breach. This has created a need for Cybersecurity...

Myanmar amends Privacy law after three years of flak

In a historic moment in the South-east Asian country of Myanmar, amendments were made to the nation's controversial Privacy Law by the...

Conspiracy to hack Tesla Giga Nevada using ransomware uncovered, FBI saves the day

Tesla’s Nevada Gigafactory faced the possibility of being breached by Russian hackers in July-August 2020. Thankfully, the FBI was alerted by the...

12 Interesting benefits of using a VPN you must know

Whether you are a cyber security nerd or an ordinary, IT greenhorn, the sad but true fact is that our privacy is...

Can Switcherry VPN app compete with NordVPN?

Digital privacy has become a mainstream issue. One of the ways to get open access without being tracked by other corporations and...

Facial Recognition Softwares make changes due to Covid-19 masks

Facial recognition technology has been in development since the beginning of the decade and has reached its zenith, with many private firms...

Google Chrome will start blocking ads from August

Google Chrome will start blocking short intrusive ads from August onwards. They are planning to block those ads which are less than...

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