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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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Careem Taxi Service System Hacked – Millions of Users affected

Careem on Monday warned its users that their personal data had been compromised in a massive cyber-security breach.The company stated that sensitive information like customers' names, email addresses, phone numbers and trip history data had ...
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UK launched cyber-attack on Daesh : criticizes Russia for unacceptable cyber-behaviour

The UK Govt announced that it has conducted a "major offensive cyber-campaign" against the Islamic State (Daesh) group, the director of the intelligence agency GCHQ has revealed. This operation has hindered the group's ability to ...
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Iran- based Cyber Hackers group TEMP.Zagros targets Asia and Middle East regions

Experts at FireEye have uncovered a new massive phishing campaign conducted by TEMP.Zagros group. This group is targeting Asia and Middle East regions. These Iranian hackers were most active in this period, researchers uncovered a ...
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July 26, 2016

www.hu.edu.pk – Sql Vulnerability

website : www.hu.edu.pk/oldwebsitehu/webtest/view_deg_prog.php?id=1 Vuln type : Sql Injection Submitted by : Waqas Haider POC : Vuln-Parameter: id (GET) Type: AND/OR time-based blind Title: MySQL >= 5.0.12 […]
May 16, 2016

Pakistan FO to seek ISI help against cyber attacks

  The decision comes after Foreign Office (FO) systems have faced three major attacks by hackers over the past 18 months. Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Office has […]
May 16, 2016

pcb.com.pk – XSS vulnerability

  pcb.com.pk Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Official Website. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is the central industry for cricket in Pakistan which deals with all the […]
May 16, 2016

propakistani.pk – XSS vulnerability

  ProPakistani.pk – Latest Technology News and Startups Information. First appeared on May 5th, 2008, ProPakistani is largely known for publishing exclusive and top notch content […]
May 8, 2016

https://www.24hours.pk – XSS Vulnerability

  Website : https://www.24hours.pk Bug : Reflected XSS ( Cross site scripting) Submitted By  : Haq Khokhar ( https://twitter.com/Abdulhaqkhokhar ) Location/ URL  :   https://www.24hours.pk/deals/search Vulnerable Field : Search bar […]
April 13, 2016

Controversial Cyber Crime Bill approved by NA

Controversial Cyber Crime Bill Pakistan approved by NA The controversial Prevention of Electronic Crimes Bill 2015 was approved in the National Assembly (NA) on Wednesday. The […]
April 11, 2016

Cyber Alert eduvision.edu.pk – XSS Vulnerability

Cyber Alert eduvision.edu.pk – XSS Vulnerability   EduVision-A project of ease foundation. Eduvision is Pakistan’s largest educational Information website offering Program Finder, Admission Updates, My College, […]
April 6, 2016

WhatsApp Just Switched on Encryption for a Billion People

FOR MOST OF the past six weeks, the biggest story out of Silicon Valley was Apple’s battle with the FBI over a federal order to unlock […]