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December 24, 2018
Dark Web Collection

Dark Web Collection: username, passwords and the danger it brings

Why account credentials? Account credentials are basically the email/username and password of a user for their own personally or business use. But what if these information gets exposed online? To criminals account credentials are important and they consider it as an essential in their threat structure. Ever since breaches of database has been making the...
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Hotel Guest Fined for Hacking Hotel Wifi

Hotel Guest Fined for Hacking Hotel Wifi

A security engineer from Chinese multinational company Tencent hacked into the WiFi system of a hotel in Singapore and received a fine for publicly disclosing administrator login passwords. Zheng Dutao participated in the capture-the-flag competition during the Hack InThe Box security conference in Singapore at the end of August and decided to test the WiFi...
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Russian Fancy Bear Hacking Group Takes Advantage of UEFI Rootkit

Russian Fancy Bear Hacking Group Takes Advantage of UEFI Rootkit

What is the issue? Some of us are aware that in today’s generation cybercrime is rampant the same as how technology improves. UEFI is replacing BIOS as a firmware for most computers and mother boards. With the advancement of the firmware comes an exploit hackers can use. Once infected with this malware rootkit it will...
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China Spy Chips

China Spy Chips Embedded in US Tech Servers

Tech Companies have ardently denied Bloomberg’s declaration that China’s Super Micro gave them hardware loaded with spy chips, but that isn’t stopping all sorts of accusations from pouring in.   Bloomberg claims it has obtained documents from security researcher Yossi Appleboum that reportedly show evidence of an unnamed major US telecom finding “modified hardware” from...
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