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New ZeroDay: Zbot variant spreads like fire

If you receive an e-mail supposedly from the ‘Bank of America’, with an alleged expenses report attached, make sure you do not open it. Delete it at once. The subject of the e-mail states that this is a ‘”statement of expenses” report notification, with a matching message inside, tagged with the ‘Bank of America’ logo […]

11,000 users fell into a WhatsApp scam

A young Spanish hacker developed a fictive application, which offered users to spy on private messages of their WhatsApp friends. Thousands users went into the site, which required them to register their mobile number. Whoever typed the number fell into a huge fraud by automatically being assigned to an advertisements site that sends ads for […]

Introducing the internet Black hole

Only a few hundred dollars and you would be the happy owner of a simple and easy hacking tools kit – Meet the Black hole. Few months ago I wrote a series of articles about hacking kits, which described ready-made kits that allow to attack computers automatically, without the immediate experience or ability as a […]

Twitter: Password is not enough.

After multiple attack waves, Twitter finally launched a secure identity verification.The feature is based on two-steps authentication – password and code, similar to Facebook and Gmail’s security, so now Twitter’s management hope to reduce accounts burglary rate. Among the attacks, a widely publicized infiltration was executed last month by Syrian hackers against the AP news […]