Twitter urged all its 330 million users on Friday to change their passwords as a recent bug had been found by them. Reportedly, the bug caused some of the passw...
In what could be the biggest data breach ever in India, Reliance Jio customer data has been posted on a website by the name magicapk.com. Reliance Jio, which has over 120 million users in India, said prima facie the data seemed to be unauthentic and it was investigating the “unverified and unsubstantiated claims of the website”. The site has since gone offline and is no longer accessible.
The site has just a search box where you can enter any Jio number and get details of the customer in return. We tried with a number purchased on July 2, 2017 and the activation date, circle and name of customer showed up. The Aadhaar and email numbers were blank for this number. The site kept throwing a blank for other numbers we tried or kept crashing.
Yahoo says one billion user accounts compromised in newly discovered security breach.. firstpost.com
Yahoo Inc warned on Wednesday that it had uncovered yet another massive cyber attack, saying data from more than 1 billion user accounts was compromised in August 2013, making it the largest breach in history...
Unsecure passwords that compromise security
Commonly used and simple passwords can compromise security. SplashData, a password management service, came out with a list of “Worst Passwords”. Some of the weak passwords in the list are given below.
How your bank account with internet banking facility can be hacked?
1. Hacker accesses your name and date of birth from Facebook.
2. With these details he goes to the IncomeTax site and updates them. From there he obtains the pancard and mobile numbers.
3. Then he gets a duplicate pancard made.
4. After this he lodges a mobile theft complaint in a police station.
5. With the duplicate pancard he gets another simcard from the mobile company.
6. Through internet banking he is now ready to access your account.
7. He goes to the site and uses the forgot my password option.
8. Now he easily gets past other options and gets the Internet banking pin on his simcard.
This information was issued by the Cyber Cell of Pune Police.
Everyone pls immediately remove "TrueCaller" from ur phone as its database has been hacked by Syrian Electronic Army (SEA), a hacking group... And truecall's data base is linked with all ur accounts (facebook, gmail, yahoo, twitter..) to save ur accounts from going into anyones hand, pls remove truecall from ur cell phone.
Its not a fake... You can confirm it from google.
Those who have true caller pls uninstall/Delete IMMEDIATELY this app has been hacked .... news also published in Times of India.
Please do share with others....
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Within hours of Pakistani hackers attacking the official website of Kerala Government on Sunday, ‘cyber warriors’ on this side of the border launched a counter attack and hacked nearly 250 ‘enemy websites’ triggering a full-fledged cyber war.Within hours of Pakistani hackers attacking the official website of Kerala Government on Sunday, ‘cyber warriors’ on this side of the border launched a counter attack and hacked nearly 250 ‘enemy websites’ triggering a full-fledged cyber war.