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Kenya Google has been the victim of a cyber-attack

  On Monday morning, Google has been the victim of a cyber-attack. Defacement attack was launched by Bangladeshi hacker TiGER-M@TE, their Kenyan domain google.co.ke was defaced, instead the page splayed a black background€™ stamped in red across it. When a user visited the page the hacked screen spiraled in as some foreign music played in […]

Chinese hackers defaced the website of the government owned Philippines News Agency (PNA)

Chinese hackers defaced the website of the government owned Philippines News Agency (PNA) Defaced page of the website was with the Chinese flag and the text: “China Hacker EvilShadow Team, We are evil shadow. We are the team. We have our own dignity China Hacker Lxxker.” The hackers shared news of the attack on Facebook. […]

privacy of millions of htc devices at Risk

  More than 18 million smartphones and other mobile devices made by HTC are at risk  vulnerable to many security and privacy issue. The Federal Trade Commission charged HTC with  customizing  the software on its Android- and Windows based phones in ways that let third-party applications install software that could steal personal information. The vulnerabilities […]