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2 days ago

Apps

Every once in a while, an app like Unroll.me pops into the spotlight to remind us that we all tend to authorize a lot of apps to access our email and social media accounts without much thought. Sometimes, as in the case of Unroll.me, those apps get busy selling off our data. Now’s a good…

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2 days ago

News

Islamabad, today, is enduring the installation of radio frequency identification device (RFID) barriers at the entry and exit points of the capital. The installation of the new RFID check points during the working hours, on a business day, without the provision of alternate routes for public to adopt, has played havoc with the capital’s traffic situation….

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1 week ago

Digital Living

The issue of cyber crime has come to the limelight once again with the recent tragic incident of Mashal Khan’s cold blooded murder. The  unjustifiable display of brutality that resulted in the loss of life, has said to be triggered by misuse of his Facebook account by someone. To tackle the issue of cyber crime, Government…

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2 months ago

News

The cybersecurity firm from Pakistan, Tier3 has recently published a report unearthing the cyber security hazards in Pakistan. The main finding of the report has been the revelation that the hackers from India are primarily responsible for the mainstream ransomware attacks in Pakistan. During the last 12 months, as many as 80% of the ransomware attacks in…

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2 months ago

News

A new plan is underway for launching a crackdown on piracy websites. The objective is to prevent internet users from accessing illegal live streaming, pirated music and other illegal material. For this purpose, leading search engines, Google and Bing have approved and signed a voluntary code of practice. As per the new development, there is going…

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2 months ago

News

Unknown hackers from Iraq, who are identifying themselves as ‘Pro_Mast3r’, have managed to deface an official website of the presidential fundraising campaign which has been affiliated with President Donald Trump. The incident of hacking took place on Sunday night. Which Server Did The Hacker Deface? The hacker, who is apparently from Iraq, has supposedly hacked the…

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2 months ago

Security

A new technique has been introduced by researchers through which websites can track users who use more than one browser to surf the internet. The primary reason behind people using different browsers is to bypass being identified by digital fingerprints by the websites. Cyber experts say that with the development of this strategy, anonymous browsing might come to…

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2 months ago

Security

With the cyber-attack still on the loose, a new transparent, file-less malware in the cyber space is spreading serious virus threat all across the world. Russian cyber-security company, Kaspersky Lab spotted the virus in its latest research. Radio Sputnik recently held a short meeting at the lab with Sergey Golovanov, Principal Security Researcher to discuss the…

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2 months ago

Announcements

Instant messaging service, WhatsApp has officially enabled two-step verification for all its users for ‘enhancing security by providing a safe and secure app’. The statement was formally released by the messaging app on Friday. The statement read: “The two-step verification feature was rolled out on February 10, 2017, to over 1.2 billion WhatsApp users across…

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2 months ago

Security

Today, hacking has become too mainstream in the digital sphere. Facebook is the world’s number 1 social network and the extent of scams emerging at the platform, and hack attempts on user accounts has been increasing gradually since the past years. Besides hacking Facebook accounts and posting weird stuff on your profile, hackers have now developed…

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