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CloudPets Teddy Bears leak millions of voice recordings to hackers

Smart Teddy Bears which serve as toys to kids are leaking private voice recordings to hackers. Thus, Hackers are now holding these messages for ransom and are demanding $1190 worth of bitcoins as a payoff from parents. The recordings include some private conversations happening between couples captured via the toy. As per a report published […]

UK launches Cyber Attacks stimulation Program

The United Kingdom has launched a cyber attacks stimulation program to unearth fresh talent who could thwart cyber attacks on companies related to connected cars. The program was hosted by Protection Group International (PGI) and saw more than 60 top amateur cyber practitioners from over 30 countries participating in the event. The program which was […]

Ransomware hits MySQL Servers

A ransomware attack was launched on hundreds of MySQL Servers last week which can be treated as an evolution of MongoDB cyber attack. And the news is out that the cyber crooks who launched the attack are demanding a 0.2 bitcoins to unlock the servers which account to $234. As per the report prepared by […]

Cyber Attacks result in £8 billion loss to consumers of UK Financial Services

A recent study confirmed that cyber attacks have caused £8 billion loss to consumers of UK Financial Services in 2016. ThreatMetrix, a security watchdog that monitors 20 billion online transactions per year was the one which prepared the report and predicted that the consequences may deteriorate further in this year. ThreatMetrix says that the spike […]

Deutsche Telekom hacker arrested at London Airport

A British hacker who is suspected to have launched a cyber attack on millions of Deutsche Telekom customers last year was arrested in this week by Britain’s National Crime Agency in coordination with German Police Officials. As per our sources, the arrested 29-year old was the mastermind behind the major cyber attack which rocked more […]

Cyber Attack on France Presidential Candidate Macron

France has alleged Russia for cyber attacking presidential probable Emmanuel Macron to put down his winning stance in the upcoming elections. Macron who is currently riding high in the polls has said through his spokesperson that his campaign website and email servers were hacked in January this year. In an interview to Journal Du Dimanche […]

Trillium Inc vows to eliminate cyber attacks on Autonomous Cars

Trillium Inc, a Tokyo-based company has pledged to close the cyber security gap that threatens to stop self-driving cars from being hijacked or stopped midway. Very recently, the company received Series A Financial funding to strengthen its stand in the business of cyber security and lead investors who were involved in the investment includes Global […]

Illinois Police department hit with Ransomware

Computer Systems at Roxana Police Department based in Illinois have been hit by Ransomware. And as per our sources, the whole database which stores criminal records, mugshots, and details of the latest crime incidents has been encrypted. However, the chief of the Village’s police department is saying that the organization has an already a Plan […]

Hacker who launched Cyber Attack on Brussels Airport arrested

Law Enforcement teams from Brussels- Belgium in coordination with FBI officials have arrested a teenager from the United States for launching a cyber attack on Brussels Airport in 2016 hours after the suicide bombings. However, FBI agents have confirmed that the 14-year-old boy who is an American National has nothing to do with terrorist organizations […]

Cyber Attack only on Dark Web Websites!

An anonymous Cyber Attack was launched on websites used by hackers and others to share anonymous info. The attack was so severe that it disabled a large chunk of the websites used by Dark Web users for almost 96 hours. Our sources serving Cyber Security Insiders said that the attack was launched on Friday last […]

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