Warning: Beware of Malware Planted In Chinese E-Cigarettes.


Electronic cigarette manufacturers may have highlighted its numerous benefits to let you lead a healthy, stress-free life, what they certainly did not highlight was that the device can be used for malware distribution as well. Electronic cigarettes, popularly known as e-cigarettes, produce vapors simulating smoke of a real cigarette and to do this the device needs [...]

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A Creepy Site Shows Sleeping Babies Through Hacked Webcams


Earlier a report disclosed on how a website is showing footage from 73,000 unsecured security cameras around the world. Now the same site is showing live feeds of sleeping babies and offices in the UK through hacked baby monitors and webcams.It recently found that a Russian website is allowing anyone to view the footage available online; the [...]

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Five Years Jail Time For Man Who Pointed Laser Beam at Police Helicopter.


A 31-year-old man Joseph Parrott from Orlando, Florida is facing a maximum penalty of five years in federal prison for aiming a laser beam at a helicopter which belonged to Orange County Sheriff Office. The incident took place on  July 2, 2014 at about 3 a.m when an Orange County Sheriff’s Office helicopter was responding to an attempted burglary in Orlando [...]

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Cops are hating New Apple and Google Smartphones due to their encryption.


The police dislike Apple and Google’s latest smartphones because of their high-end encryption, according to a senior FBI official. “Encryption threatens to lead all of us to a very dark place. Justice may be denied because of a locked phone or an encrypted hard drive,” said James Comey, FBI Director, in a speech last month. [...]

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Cyber Crime: UK firms would hire ex-hackers, ex-convicts to secure network.

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UK’s half of the firms are going to hire hackers as their security administrators. This was disclosed in a report by KPMG yesterday. According to the survey carried out by KPMG, whopping 53 percent of the firm owners were found giving affirmative replies to the question “whether or not they will a hacker as their [...]

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