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Bleep – Secured instant messenger from BitTorrent

Bleep

Secure communication is one of the most important needs for all internet users since privacy is one of the most important constraints for all users. There are already different forms of instant messengers available including Google hangout, Skype etc., but Bleep is one of the most recent instant messengers from BitTorrent which has the capability to provide secure communication on ...

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Security Vulnerability in Instagram Mobile App

Instagram security vulnerability

Securing privacy and ensuring data security is very much important in most of the platforms like Email, VOIP and much more. Mazin Ahmed had reported Facebook with the security vulnerability in Instagram Mobile App which was acquired by Facebook in April 2012. He added the details of the security vulnerability in his blog spot. Instagram is a Mobile App that ...

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Malware that attack *nix web server s – Mayhem

Mayhem

Security researchers were keeping on working on cyber security issues and everyday it keeps on going. Recently security researchers Andrej Kovalev, Konstantin Ostrashkevich and Evgeny Sidorov employees of Russian based search engine Yandex found a new malware that targets Linux and FreeBSD web server named Mayhem which has the capability to provide malicious activities over the servers and also has ...

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Pushdo Malware is continuing its attack on 11,000 Computers in a day

Pushdo botnet

Cutwail botnet is found is 2007 which sends spam e-mails. Trojan component called Pushdo which helps to install the bot on the infected machine. The target of this malware is Microsoft windows. As per record, it is calculated that cutwail botnet was the one which affected large number of computers by June 2009. Cutwail Botnet is also known as “0bulk ...

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Security Vulnerability on Android phone applications that can make calls without permission

android vulnerability

Security vulnerability is on android phone that allows malicious applications to make calls or send USSD without permissions. Curesec research team had already reported to Google Inc., last year about this bug and it is noticed in version 4.1 according to the internet sources. While installing the application on android phone, the application should notify and need permission to make ...

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Yahoo Aviate Launcher – Intelligent automatic Simplification for your Phone

yahoo aviate

Aviate an intelligent app that adds your android home screen which automatically shows what you need was acquired by Yahoo earlier this year. After yahoo acquired Aviate, the android app is formally launched Yahoo Aviate Launcher in play store which helps you to simplify your screen automatically and update you according your daily needs. Yahoo Aviate has some best key ...

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Steps to Dissect Android Simplelocker Ransomware

simplelocker-screenshot

Simplelocker is a ransomware that decrypts files on victims’ android mobile and demands to pay some ransom for decrypting the files. Earlier there are more types of ransomware are used by the attacker on desktop and laptops like CryptoLocker, Cryptowall where as SimpleLocker was the first ransomware to infect android based mobile phones. Earlier this month ESET detected the ransomware ...

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