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What you need to know about VPNFilter Malware Attack

Have you heard about the latest VPNFilter Malware attack? In brief, the software networking firm and its network analysis department known as ‘Talos’ identified a...
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Phish for Facebook passwords with DNS manipulation [Tutorial]

Password Phishing can result in huge loss of identity and user's confidential details. This could result in financial losses for users and can also...
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Machine learning based Email-sec-360°surpasses 60 antivirus engines in detecting malicious emails

E-mail is the traditional, primary, and the most vital part of communication within business organizations. They hold minutes of important discussions, confidential documents as...
NetSpectre attack exploits data from CPU memory

Chinese hackers use snail mails to send malware on board government PCs

Recently, Cisco and Huawei had faced a major breach in their routers where attackers used two different bypass methods. Hackers managed to compromise Cisco...

Git-bug: A new distributed bug tracker embedded in git

git-bug is a distributed bug tracker that is embedded in git. Using git's internal storage ensures that no files are added in your project....
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Privilege escalation: Entry point for malware via program errors

Malware or a malicious software is designed to harm user’s computer systems in multiple ways. Over the years, hackers and attackers have implemented various...
The best penetration testing tools for ethical hackers

EU to sponsor bug bounty programs for 14 open source projects from January 2019

Julia Reda, EU member of the parliament, announced, last week, that EU will be funding the internet bug bounty programs for 14 out of...
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Using deep learning methods to detect malware in Android Applications

Researchers from the North China Electric Power University have recently published a paper titled, ‘A Review on The Use of Deep Learning in Android...
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Hyatt Hotels launches public bug bounty program with HackerOne

Hyatt Hotels Corporation launched its bug bounty program with HackerOne, earlier this week. As part of the bug bounty program, ethical hackers are invited...
Packt and Humble Bundle come together for cybersecurity bundle

35-year-old vulnerabilities in SCP client discovered by F-Secure researcher

Yesterday, Harry Sintonen, researcher at F-Secure, discovered 35-year-old vulnerabilities associated with SCP (Secure Copy Protocol) client, a network protocol, that uses Secure Shell (SSH)...

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Top 6 Cybersecurity Books from Packt to Accelerate Your Career

With new technology threats, rising international tensions, and state-sponsored cyber-attacks, cybersecurity is more important than ever. In organizations worldwide, there is not only a dire need for cybersecurity...

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