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Remote Work Guide – Pakistan

In response to the recent viral outbreak in Pakistan, many organizations are asking their employees to work remotely. This, though, brings new challenges to the workplace as workers and companies in Pakistan are adapting to ...
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Remote Work & Telecommuting – 5 Step Cyber Security Guide

The work-from-home culture or remote work is already adopted by almost one in five workers from around the world, and these numbers are expected to only increase further both internationally or locally here in Pakistan ...
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GALLIUM – TELCO companies attacked around world

A team of researchers from the Microsoft Threat Intelligence Center (MSTIC) has warned of an ongoing attacks by the GALLIUM cybercriminal group targeting telecommunication providers in Southeast Asia, Europe and Africa. Attackers exploit vulnerabilities in the WildFly open ...
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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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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 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 […]
March 10, 2017

Cyber Security and Corporate Governance in Pakistan: The five principles

Cyber Security and Corporate Governance in Pakistan: The five principles every Pakistani corporate director should follow Tier3 is a leading cyber security firm in Pakistan.The Institute […]
February 11, 2017

Inter Continental Hotels Group (IHG) – DATA Breach

parent company of Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and Kimpton Hotels and Resorts, has confirmed the hacking of their payment cards processing systems at 12 hotels located in North America and the Caribbean.
February 3, 2017

Tier3 Pakistan partners with STOP. THINK. CONNECT.

Tier3 Pakistan partners with STOP. THINK. CONNECT.     February 3, 2017 — Tier3 Cyber Security Services today announced that it has signed on as its  partner of STOP. […]
January 22, 2017

Want to Get Hacked? Use This Email Provider.

Yahoo! hasn’t had the best year: failing to disclose that hundreds of millions of accounts were leaked years ago just as your organization experiences another hack […]
January 19, 2017

Critical vulnerability in WordPress, Drupal and Joomla – 13000+ Pakistani Websites Affected

Total number of users affected is estimated at 9 million, a critical vulnerability discovered (CVE-2016-10033), which allows to initiate a remote code execution without passing authentication.