How Do Spectre & Meltdown Affect the Dark Web?

The year 2018 welcomed the tech industry in shock. The Spectre and Meltdown critical vulnerabilities rock nearly every machine in use, allowing attackers to steal memory content within entire computers, mobile devices and cloud servers. Such a massive, wide-reaching tech catastrophe was the result of a lack of oversight creating potential liability in other industries….

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North Korea Targets More Cryptocurrency Firms

Hackers from North Korea have been making headlines by stealing Bitcoins in the recent past from different cryptocurrency industry companies worldwide. The North Korean government has been known to use their computer skills and skilled hackers in targeting banks to steal money. Recently North Korea has changed their focus to compromising cryptocurrency companies. The hackers…

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Hacker Who Orchestrated Spear Phishing Attack Targeting Yahoo Accounts Pleads Guilty

A 22-year-old Canada-born hacker by the name of Karim Baratov has pleaded guilty to charges of assisting Russian federal officers in accessing hundreds of millions of Yahoo accounts. According to the case proceedings, Baratov’s mode of operation involved utmost simplicity where he would access the Yahoo accounts that are of interest to the Russian Federal…

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