Ubuntu forum hack

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper July 18, 2016

Maxthon Browser collects Sensitive Information Exatel and Fidelis Cyber security firms said in report that Maxthon browser collects sensitive information and sends it to the server. The feature named User Experience Improvement Program (UEIP) that collects analytic information about users' usage
OpenCellular Wi-Fi

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper July 11, 2016

Google Chrome Adds Anti-Tempering System against Quantum attacks The latest update to Google chrome Canary has brought anti-tempering system that protects encrypted data transfers against attacks done by quantum computers. Many companies are using quantum computers to flow large amount of data. G
google activity in control

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper July 5, 2016

JTB Corp. - a Japanese Travel Agency suffered from Data Breach JTB corp. is one of the biggest travel agency in Japan became victim of data breach. Unknown hackers have stolen around 7.93M users' details. The breach happened when an employee opened malicious MS word file received in spear phishin
wearable device

Watch out for Privacy issues before having Wearable Devices

Wearable technologies have escalated over the years as more and more mainstream players dive into the playground. This trend is receiving attention from manufacturing giants like Samsung and Apple coupled by the same feat from mainstream media and blogs. Well, 2015 marked yet another milestone for t
e filling pin for tax payers

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper June 27, 2016

The IRS is sun-setting e-Filling PIN Method for Tax payers The US Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is sunsetting e-Filling PIN (a number used for filing tax returns) system after being abused in last February. The authority has detected automated bot attack and an unknown attacker has configured a
data security

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper June 20, 2016

Business Email Compromise fraud resulted into $3 Billion Loss FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) said that business email compromise (BEC) is on its peak with $3.1 billion loss including loss of $960 million caused to US companies. The loss seems double compare to previous year as many h
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Biggest Security Challenges to Small e-Commerce Retailers

Security breaches have always been in the limelight as our traditional security parameters have proven shortfall against rising threats and crime vectors. Apart from the big businesses, hackers now prefer small enterprises for their target. These enterprises are like ripe fruits for malicious actors
Random Droid

ClickSSL Weekly InfoSec Snipper June 13, 2016

Angler Exploit was most dominated Attack of May 2016 Symantec has come up with intelligence report for May 2016 that shows the role played by Angler exploit kit in 51% of exploit kit attacks. Symantec generally highlights on malware, spam, and future business risk in its report. Previously Sparta