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January 29, 2017

Pakistan Cyber Security:Pak Army proposes new network along CPEC

Pakistan Army has proposed a new alternative network along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) route for secured flow of the internet traffic as the current framework involve Indian companies posing security risk.
January 27, 2017

New malware-campaign: Chrome displays a message “font not found” to its users

Experts of the company Proofpoint warn users of Windows and Chrome browser: hackers have come up with a new trick and now disguise their attacks under […]
January 27, 2017

Cybercriminal Gang Using Google Services for Malware Operations

If the file is executed, Carbanak’s VBScript malware will see itself triggered. From here, the malware then proceeds to send and receive commands “to and from” Google services such as Google Apps Script, Google Sheets and Google Forms services.
January 25, 2017

IT Companies move to target ‘terrorist content’ online

The move by the technology companies, which is expected to begin in early 2017, aims to assuage government concerns and derail proposed new federal legislation over social media content that is seen as increasingly driving ‘recruitment’ and ‘radicalization’, while also balancing free speech issues.In Pakistan , people can use Surf Safe Pakistan web portal to report terrorist and extremist content online.
January 25, 2017

NTISB: Cyber security alert issued in Pakistan

Government officials warned that the emails being sent from Mumbai, (India) and USA addresses could hack all the information from the device.
January 24, 2017

Forensic Analysis: Botnet Attacking – WordPress Sites Of Pakistan

CK uses a well known shell as a backdoor which is known as the WSO shell. It stores the backdoor in a file called wp-ajax.php which is made to look like a legitimate WordPress core file.It is affecting wordpress websites all around the world and specially in Pakistan on industrial scale.
January 24, 2017

Short Report: Why Associations Need Cyber Security

Think your association isn’t appealing to hackers? Think again. Associations are consistently the most at-risk organizations to be hit by cyber attacks simply due to the […]
January 22, 2017

Cyber Warfare: Trump’s Next Big Challenge

“Well, I think cyber security, cyber warfare will be one of the biggest challenges facing the next president…” As President-elect Donald Trump continues on his journey […]