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Microsoft releases patches for exploits used by NSA’s hacking tools

Microsoft has released patches for the 3 more vulnerabilities, which were found in the exploit tools created by NSA and subsequently released by ShadowBrokers. Last month, WannaCry Ransomware used one of the exploit code-named EternalBlue by NSA, was already patched … Continue reading

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Fireball – the inferno within

There are very few countries which emanate threats globally, with China being one of them. Fireball is a legitimate software since it is digitally signed by the very organization which has developed it, however it also bundles up malicious binaries … Continue reading

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Ransomware threat found in using Google’s RailWire free Wi-Fi service

The smart city dream is making everyone enthusiastic. However, this comes with security breaches and malware attacks that can have a detrimental effect on the entire nation. Public Wi-Fi networks are not very safe as they may seem. Even if … Continue reading

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Ransomware variants vying for the top slot

WannaCry Ransomware is a game changer at all levels in the arena ruled by the likes of Reveton, CryptoLocker, CryptoWall, Locky etc. WannaCry has not just utilized the encryption capabilities but also exploited vulnerabilities to propagate. WannaCry gained prominence due … Continue reading

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