This is why you should always think twice before opening innocent looking email attachments, especially word and pdf files.

Cybersecurity researchers at Cisco Talos have once again discovered multiple critical security vulnerabilities in the Atlantis Word Processor that allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code and take over affected computers.

An alternative to Microsoft Word,

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By Waqas Another day, another service outage at social media giant Facebook and its subsidiary company Instagram. Yes, Facebook and Instagram have been hit by a worldwide service outage forcing both platforms to go offline. According to the outage map displayed on DownDetecter, the scale of this outage can be seen affecting users in Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Colombia, Italy, […] This is a post from HackRead.com Read the original post: Is your Facebook and Instagram down? Well, you are not alone

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By Waqas There’s bad news for those who rely upon SMS-based 2FA authentication. A Berlin-based security researcher Sébastien Kaul has revealed that Voxox exposed a huge database containing tens of millions of text messages by storing it on an unprotected server. The VOIP and Cloud communication for SMS and voice services provider firm, Voxox, has exposed sensitive […] This is a post from HackRead.com Read the original post: Cloud communication firm exposes millions of sensitive text messages to public access

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It seems as though not a day goes by without a new story breaking about a high-level cyber attack on a major corporation or national government.

Hackers are becoming increasingly adept at breaking through a variety of super-secure firewalls, and they're not just after the riches of Fortune 500 companies.

Hackers are equally (if not more) interested in hacking into your personal computer and

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By Carolina Nowadays, it has become a social rule to own a smartphone, and humanity has become more dependent on social networks than ever before. We need to be connected to the Internet at all times and we publish our most private and personal thoughts there. Even in social events people spend their time constantly checking their […] This is a post from HackRead.com Read the original post: iKeyMonitor Spy App for iPhone and Android: Best Remote Monitoring Tool

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Two hackers have been sent to prison for their roles in hacking TalkTalk, one of the biggest UK-based telecommunications company, in 2015 and stealing personal information, banking, and credit card details belonging to more than 156,000 customers.

Matthew Hanley, 23, and Connor Allsopp, 21, both from Tamworth in Staffordshire, were sentenced Monday to 12 months and 8 months in prison,

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By Waqas Daniel's Hosting, one of the largest hosting service providers on Dark Web has come under a massive cyber attack forcing its website along with over 6,500 websites hosted on its server to go offline but the damage is way more than that. The hosting administrator, a German software developer Daniel Winzen has acknowledged the attack and stated […] This is a post from HackRead.com Read the original post: 6500 sites down after hackers wipe out database of dark web hosting firm

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