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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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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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March 21, 2016

Information Security Definitions (ISO IEC 27000 2014)

Access Control – Accountability – Analytical Model – Asset – Attack – Attribute Audit – Audit Scope – Authentication – Authenticity – Availability – Base Measure […]
March 10, 2016

Pakistan Energy Resource portal – Data Breached

  Data Breach Alert web address : http://energy.pec.org.pk/ Breach Date : MAR 6TH, 2016 pastebin link : http://pastebin.com/sEznQigs Admin details Username: admin Password: energy211 Users details http://energy.pec.org.pk/si.php Username|password […]
February 5, 2016

safeguard.com.pk – xss vulnerability

Description : safeguard.com.pk Safeguard is a leading antibacterial soap in Pakistan. Safeguard is a leading antibacterial soap in Pakistan. Vulnerability Type : xss Notification & Disclosure Timeline […]
February 5, 2016

tune.pk – xss vulnerability

Description :  tune.pk Tune.pk – Watch, Share & Discover Videos!. bringing you best videos from all over the world – entertainment, sports, news, politics, technology, music, […]
February 5, 2016

nips.org.pk – xss vulnerabitlity

National Institute of Population Studies. National Institute of Population Studies. nips.org.pk Vulnerable URL: http://www.nips.org.pk/signin.php?msg=PGltZyBzcmM9eCBvbmVycm9yPWNvbmZp cm0oJ3hzc3Bvc2VkJykvLw== Other details: Patched: No Vulnerability type: XSS Vulnerability status: Publicly disclosed Alexa […]
January 25, 2016

mitchells.com.pk – xss vulnerability

  Vulnerable Website Description: mitchells.com.pk Mitchell’s Fruit Farms Limited – Welcome!. Vulnerability Details: Verified Yes, at 21.01.2016 Type XSS Status On Hold Expected Full Disclosure 14.04.2016
January 8, 2016

rozee.pk – xss vulnerability

Vulnerable Website Description: ROZEE.PK Jobs in Pakistan, Careers in Pakistan, Jobs, Employment, Careers | ROZEE.PK. Find best Jobs in Pakistan, jobs listings and job opportunities on ROZEE.PK. […]
November 18, 2015

Cyber Warfare and Pakistan – Cyber Security Report

  Introduction While the government of Pakistan focuses on fighting terrorism and extremism under the National Action Plan (NAP), another threat seems to be looming on […]