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March 1, 2017

Google publishes remote code vulnerability in Microsoft browsers

Google’s Project Zero published an unpatched and very severe vulnerability in the Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer version 11 browsers.
March 1, 2017

Govts can now unlock iPhone 6 and 6+, also extract data from popular apps

Cellebrite’s also now targets Uber apps on Android and iOS, a potentially massive source of personal data that includes the user’s account and locations.
February 28, 2017

expopakistan.gov.pk – IFRAME Injection

Website : expopakistan.gov.pk Vulnerability : IFRAME Injection Latest check for patch:   20.02.2017 Vulnerability status:   Publicly disclosed Alexa Rank   4921988 expopakistan.gov.pk Description Expo Pakistan […]
February 27, 2017

New ” Tech Support scam ” uses rogue Google Chrome extension

” Tech Support scam ” uses rogue Google Chrome extension   Given Google Chrome’s popularity, it is no surprise to see it being more and more […]
February 27, 2017

DomainMonster Hacked: Hundreds of websites defaced after British web host server hacked

DomainMonster Hacked: Hundreds of websites defaced Hundreds of websites have been defaced by hackers who hijacked a web-hosting server run by UK domain registrar DomainMonster. The […]
February 26, 2017

Cloudbleed – Cloudflare leaks sensitive data, many major websites affected

The bug, which was discovered on February 17 according to Project Zero's Tavis Ormandy and is now fixed, has caused the most damage between February 13 and February 18, according to Cloudflare, when about one in every 3,300,000 HTTP requests caused data to leak.
February 22, 2017

‘Op Radd-ul-Fasaad’ (رَدُّالفَسَاد) meaning

Operation aims at indiscriminately eliminating residual / latent threat of terrorism, consolidating gains of operations made thus far and further ensuring security of the borders.
February 21, 2017

Ransomware Growth In Pakistan Fueled By Indian Cybercriminals

Some of these groups are making tens of thousands of Indian Rupees a day from their extortion campaigns. Those participating in the ecosystem appear to be doing so with impunity and with little fear of being caught.