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Microsoft Security Essentials misses 39% of Malware.

Microsoft Security Essentials misses 39% of Malware.

Microsoft Security Essentials which is a free product from Microsoft , now given to every Windows 8 and 8.1 users in name of Windows Defender. Has failed to detect 39% of the Malware in Dennis Test. Norton Internet Security received the strongest protection rating online casinos in DTL”s tests, detecting 99% of malware(result includes false(…)

iMessage gets hacked.

iMessage gets hacked.

Is iMessages really secured? This question has been in mind of the many people who uses iMessages , after the NSA PRISM incident. Well sometime back Apple published a statement on their website that iMessages are protected by end to end encryption and there could not be any man in the middle attack , and(…)

A charger that can install malware on your iOS device,including non-Jailbroken devices.

A charger that can install malware on your iOS device,including non-Jailbroken devices.

  Yes, you read it correct. A modified charger that can install malwares onto your iOS devices like iPhones and iPads, even though its not jailbroken, it does not even needs your interaction. And it takes less than a minutes of charging to get it infected. Recently researchers will show a prototype of this charger in BlackHat(…)

“Win 8 Security System” has nothing to do with Windows8 ,its just a Fake Antivirus , rouge software.

“Win 8 Security System” has nothing to do with Windows8 ,its just a Fake Antivirus , rouge software.

There has been a lot of Fake Antivirus, it has been a trend that , the name of these softwares were always named in such a way that it can be confused with a Windows or Microsoft software. The latest one is “Win 8 Security System” it can be very easily confused with a software(…)

Its Time You Disable Java On Your Browser. New Java exploit , included in the Blackhole exploit kit , Oracle was told about this exploit in April.

Recently there has been lot of malwares and virus designed with help of Java, to make the malicious code run anywhere, be it Windows , Linux or Mac. But a flaw in the Java itself which was informed to Oracle , in the month of April, has still not being patched. And thus the exploit(…)

Is Windows 8 Spying On You?

Recently there has been reports that the Microsoft”s Windows 8 is spying via SmartScreen. Analysis by security researcher Nadim Kobeissi have found out that there is potential privacy threat to Windows 8 users due to ScreenSmart system. The ScreenSmart is built to check if the application that the user wants to install contains malicious code. “The big(…)

Skype message bug got fixed.

Recently Skype has been pushing updates for all the platforms Windows, Linux, Mac to fix the message leak bug. The effected Skype clients were as follows: Skype 5.10 for Windows Skype 5.8 for Mac Skype 4.0 for Linux Skype 1.2 for Windows Phone Although its advisable for the users to manually check for update if(…)

Skype got message leak bug.

Skype got message leak bug.

Skype has a new message leak bug. That means your messages to one of your contact may get automatically forwarded to another user in your contact. Thankfully Skype officials are aware of the bug and is trying to fix it. This bug was found by one of the members in Skype support forum. So you better hold(…)

NVIDIA Forum gets hacked, 390,000 username and password

Just the day after Yahoo Voice password leaks , NVIDIA Forum gets hacked, leaving the 390,000 username and password information in hackers hand, along with the email used to register and “About Me” page of the users profile. Fortunately the password hashes were randomly salted by NVIDIA unlike the previous LinkedIn password hack incident. Still(…)

453,000 Yahoo Voice , Username and Password Leaked

453,000 Yahoo Voice , Username and Password Leaked

It seems that the leaking of password of popular websites is be coming common day by day. After LinkdeIn, eHarmony , LastFM….now its Yahoo Voice. 453,00 user names and passwords were leaked and uploaded to publicly accessible site it plain text, by a hacking group  D33Ds Company .Reports from TrustedSec is that the information was optiaoned by SQL injection.(…)