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WhatsApp Hacked – Vulnerable App used for Surveillance

Hackers were able to use the vulnerability and install other malware on phones. After 2 Weeks WhatsApp confirms its 1.5 Billion users need an upgrade. WhatsApp the most popular messenger app, is also owned by ...
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Fileless Malware Attacks -The Growing threat to Pakistani Enterprises

Fileless malware attacks are increasing every day.They can nowadays be seen as the perfect crime of opportunity. The initial vector of these attack can be a seemingly innocuous business email with a link to an ...
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Authorities Issue Alert Warning of Potential for Cyber Attacks

In a latest security alert email sent by PKNIC (registrar of all .PK domains ) to its customers, it is reported that there has been an increase in cyber attacks on Pakistani IT installations in ...
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Worst passwords for 2018?

Even if security experts continue to make awareness campaign, people continue to use bad passwords exposing their data to the risk of hack. Bad habits are hard to die, 123456 is the most used password ...
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How to Protect yourself from bank fraud and cyber crime in Pakistan?

1. Do not give any personal information (name, address, bank details, email or phone number) to organisations or people before verifying their credentials. Always question unsolicited calls, texts or emails requesting your personal or financial ...
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DEBIT / CREDIT CARD FRAUD in Pakistan. A guide on what to do ?

Payment/ bank card fraud involves the compromise of any personal information from credit, debit or store cards. The personal information stolen from a card, or the theft of a card itself, can be used to ...
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Bank Islami denies losing $6 million in country’s ‘biggest cyber attack’

Karachi-based Bank Islami acknowledged on Sunday of suffering a security breach of its payment cards system but denied reports of having lost an alleged $6 million in what local press have called the biggest cyber-attack ...
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Pakistani hackers attack institutions in EU and the US

The Pakistani hacker group is attempting to attack government organizations using the infrastructure it also uses to send spam to malware. According to researchers from Palo Alto Networks Unit 42, the group Gorgon Group is ...
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Afghan diplomats in Pakistan suspicious of targeted “Cyber attacks” by state-backed APT Groups

Afghan diplomats in Pakistan have been warned they are believed to be victims of "government-backed" cyber attacks trying to steal their email passwords.Afghan embassy sources told the BBC two staff members and a generic account received ...
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Fake News & Social Media Propaganda – Impact and Effects on Election Campaigns and polls in Pakistan

Fake News & Social Media Propaganda – Impact and Effects on Election Campaigns and polls in Pakistan When Channel4 investigated Cambridge Analytica, the company’s bosses boasted of helping swing last year’s presidential election in Kenya ...
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March 24, 2017

Top Companies in US & UK pull YouTube ads on extremist content

  The controversy surrounding Google and YouTube advertising and extremist content has spread around the world. According to a report, some of YouTube’s biggest advertising customers, […]
March 22, 2017

UK Three mobile customers experience a new data breach

It has happened again, customers of the company Three UK experienced a new data breach.Some customers logging into their accounts were able to view personal data […]
March 22, 2017

Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) confirms one arrest in Social media Blasphemy case

The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) of Pakistan submitted its report on the matter and informed the court that they had registered a case two days ago […]
March 19, 2017

CARBANAK FILELESS MALWARE CAMPAIGN TARGETS FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

Cyber security professionals have discovered two recent fileless malware campaigns targeting financial institutions, government agencies and other enterprises are linked to the same attack group. The campaigns, […]
March 15, 2017

Email Marketing Software – Developed for Pakistan Supports Urdu Language

Email Marketing Software – Developed for Pakistan Supports Urdu Language T-Mail is a brilliant idea of having all marketing tools in one place, versatile, robust and most […]
March 15, 2017

LMS – Learning Management System Development In Pakistan

LMS is a learning management system, created by Tier3 Secure Development Team for our corporate clients and educational institutes in Pakistan. It’s One Institute OR Multi institute management […]
March 15, 2017

HRMIS Development- Human Resource Management System

Tier3 specializes in development of customized software for our corporate clients in Pakistan. These software are developed maintaining highest level of coding and security standards. Human […]
March 15, 2017

Cyber Alert – ntp.gov.pk [XSS Vulnerability]

 National TB Control Program – Pakistan. 6 March, 2017 at 18:14 GMT Vulnerability reported via Open Bug Bounty 7 March, 2017 at 06:47 GMT Notification sent […]