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PPRA.ORG.PK – Hacked Cyber Alert

Tier3 monitoring teams have detected that Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) official website ppra.org.pk was earlier this morning by a hacker group "The Crash Rulers" . It is the same group that supposedly hacked Pakistan ...
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US – launched cyberattacks on Iran’s Systems

US officials say their attacks on Iranian military computers disabled systems that control missile and rocket launchers. The United States military launched cyberattacks against Iranian missile control systems and a spy network on Thursday after ...
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Hackers attack Pakistani Govt’s passport application tracking site

Scanbox framework used to hack Pakistani Govt’s passport application tracking site http://tracking.dgip.gov.pk Experts uncovered a watering hole attack against the Pakistani Govt’s passport application tracking site, hackers used the Scanbox Framework to steal visitors’ data ...
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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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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 […]
March 15, 2017

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

Cyber Alert – civildefence.gov.pk [XSS Vulnerability] Civil Defence Pakistan. Directorate General Civil Defence Pakistan 12 March, 2017 at 20:43 GMT Vulnerability reported via Open Bug Bounty […]
March 15, 2017

HIPAA Breach Notification Rule – Complete Guide

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy, Security Rules, and Breach Notification Rules protect the privacy and security of health information and provide individuals […]
March 14, 2017

Facebook Is Helping Pakistan Ban “Blasphemous Material” Under Islamic Law

Facebook Is Helping Pakistan Ban “Blasphemous Material” Under Islamic Law “Now they are the new fascists, cloaking themselves in the same kind of rhetoric that their […]
March 14, 2017

What is a phishing scam ?

What is a phishing scam ? The name “phishing” begin from attackers’ use of bogus emails and URLs to “attract” victims into giving personal data, typically […]
March 14, 2017

PAKISTAN PRIME MINISTER ORDERS REMOVAL OF BLASPHEMOUS CONTENT FROM SOCIAL MEDIA

“The blasphemous content on social media is a nefarious conspiracy to hurt the religious sentiments of entire Muslim Ummah,” PM was quoted as saying. Prime Minister Nawaz […]