Tag Archives: Cybercrime & Hacking

Snapchat Photos Hacked over Third party application

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Snapchat database with more then 100 million users pictures and videos have been published by hackers. still not known the way that hackers have compromised the database but the first analyses shows that the leak was due to a third

Heartbleed used for Spam message

Heartbleed vulnerability is one of the latest hot topics that are constantly updated on the infosec media. TrendMicro is alerting about a spam message that is using heartbled with a suspicious link claiming to be a CNN report related to the

Anonymous Operating System Shipped with Backdoors

Anonymous the hack activist group has released an operating system designed for their activities that include tools for breaching systems and hacking online services to create the usual shout on internet and bring attention to their act. The operating system

LulzSec Sabu is an FBI Informant

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Sabu leader of the infamous computer hacking group LulzSec have been uncovered over this week. After a whole year of following his account on twitter and other social media it seems that he was captured by FBI on June last

ZeuS Botnet with Excellent Customer Care

On some hacking forums user of ZeuS expressed disappointment as they are not finding improvement in the malware program. The problem that they need to update source code to find new bugs allows having more income. According to Brian Krebs

Infosec Weekly Roundup, December 19 – 25, 2011

This week have been full with new security vulnerabilities and attacks, here is a summary of the news: Anonymous takes down Egyptian Websites Anonymous are still active even in holidays , in what appears to be a massive and carefully

UK Household Botnet Infestation

An international study has revealed a staggering 6% of household computers are harbouring malicious botnets. This equates to over one million households in the UK alone being in regular connection to the criminal networks. The botnets attack websites, send spam,