WARNING: Serious Flaw in Netgear Routers Update Your Firmware

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In a news report from ZDNET, some models of Netgear routers has a vulnerability and hackers are exploiting the flaw. The hackers can route web browsing data to malicious serves, in which they can gather confidential information from the user. Joe Giron, a security researcher told BBC that the administrative settings on his personal router… Read more »

Anonymous Philippines Hacked Chinese Websites

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Anonymous Philippines attacked several Chinese government and commercial websites in protest of China”s bullying against its Asian neighbors in solely claiming the South China Sea. According to Anonymous facebook post, almost 200 websites were defaced in the attack. Many of them remained down until Tuesday. Anonymous Philippines posted “China’s alleged claim on maritime territories and… Read more »

Phone hacking: 20 more alleged victims expected to sue News International

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High court told more alleged hacking victims will file civil claims, while News Corporation has accepted another 64 cases into its compensation scheme. A further 20 alleged victims of phone hacking are expected to lodge civil claims against News International shortly, taking the latest total to more than 70 claimants, the high court has heard…. Read more »

How To Remove Mac Defender Virus

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On my last post I mentioned a virus that is attacking Mac users: the Mac Defender Malware. Although the Mac virus is still considered as a low risk threat, Mac users are still advised to take the necessary precaution in giving away their credit information. If you have inadvertently installed the Mac Defender Malware, here’s… Read more »

Mac Defender Malware-Virus

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In a news report from WIRED.com, a rise of Apple users are reporting that their computers are infected by mac defender malware. Mac Defender malware is actually a trojan horse disguising itself as a rogue antispyware software. It maliciously displays a message that the computer has a virus and they need to install an antivirus… Read more »