Category Archives: Hacking

CCleaner Software Hacked with Backdoor; 2 Million Users Infected

CCleaner, a subsidiary of anti-virus giant Avast and security software for Windows was compromised by hackers last month potentially allowing them to take control of a device by inserting a backdoor that might have downloaded malicious software including malware, ransomware, spyware or keyloggers – Currently, there are approximately 2.5 million affected users while the company claims it has had over 2 billion total downloads…
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Onliner Spambot dump exposes 711 Million email and passwords

The year 2017 has already been the year for some massive data breaches such as Zomatoand Lynda. At the same time Anti Public Combo List and Exploit.in list with millions of accounts were already leaked online. But now, here’s another threat to unsuspecting users – thanks to Benkow, a security researcher based in France for revealing it. According to Benkow, he has…
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Cocker Hill’s PD held to ransom by hackers; crucial digital evidence lost

Cocker Hill’s Police Department has revealed that its server was infected with ransomware and therefore, the department had to lose digital evidence from the past few years. Cocker Hill is a small community situated in southwest Dallas, Texas. As per the reports, the Police department of Cocker Hill lost digital data from as far as…
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CNN Report Shows Fallout 4 Screenshots to Explain Russian Hacking Scheme

CNN Report Shows Fallout 4 Screenshots to Explain Russian Hacking Scheme No matter how hard you try, nowadays it is literally impossible to explain what computer hacking entails only because the scope of hacking has become so vast and far-reaching. This is why whenever we read or see in news reports about computer hacks, we…
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