KRACK attack: Wi-Fi connections vulnerable to hackers after flaw discovered

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Posted on October 18, 2017 at 06:25 AM

A security flaw has been discovered that could be used to hack into any device that uses Wi-Fi. That includes your phone, your laptop, your PlayStation and your smart fridge. The key reinstallation attacks, or KRACKs, were discovered by Belgian researcher Marty Vanhoef and are so serious the US Department of Homeland Security has issued […]

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Your Copy Of Avast’s ‘PC Cleaner’ CCleaner Could Be Full Of Malware, Update Now

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Posted on September 20, 2017 at 16:21 PM

According to its parent company Avast, more than 130 million people use the performance optimisation software CCleaner. And today all of those people need to be sure they have installed the latest update because some nasty malware has managed to make it into one of the builds. Piriform’s CCleaner was purchased by the popular anti-virus […]

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Equifax hackers make their demands known: $2.6m USD or the data gets dumped

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Posted on September 10, 2017 at 20:03 PM

Source: http://techaeris.com/2017/09/08/equifax-hackers-deman-2-6usd-million/ If you don’t know yet, you know now. Equifax was hacked and the information of a potential 143 million Americans is now in the hands of those hackers. The supposed hackers are now making their demands of Equifax. According to Mashable, who’s source link is no longer working, the hackers are asking for […]

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Software & Downloads

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Posted on September 10, 2017 at 16:53 PM

Utilities Nirsoft Utilities http://www.nirsoft.net/ MailPassView http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/mailpv.html Process Monitor https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/process-monitor-procmon/ PC Hunter https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/pc-hunter/ Chrome Cleanup Tool https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/chrome-cleanup-tool/ McAfee Real Protect https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/mcafee-real-protect/ McAfee Stinger https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/mcafee-stinger/ RogueKillerCMD https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/roguekillercmd/ ShadowExplorer https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/shadowexplorer/ Rem-VBSworm https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/rem-vbsworm/ Panda USB Vaccine https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/panda-usb-vaccine/ VoodooShield https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/voodooshield/ Technicians Toolbox https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/tweakingcom-technicians-toolbox/ Simple System Tweaker https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/simple-system-tweaker/ WinPatrol https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/winpatrol/ GiveMePower https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/givemepower/ WMI Explorer https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/wmi-explorer/dl/311/ IObit Unlocker https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/iobit-unlocker/ Hardware Identify https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/hardware-identify/ BlueScreenView https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/bluescreenview/ […]

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Technologically advanced phone scams

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Posted on August 29, 2017 at 00:06 AM

Credit: https://www.kaspersky.com/blog/synthetic-voice-phone-fraud/18034/ Readers of this blog will already be familiar with phone scams — you’ve probably even received a shady call or two. But you don’t accept offers from strangers or give up personal info when speaking to them, so you’ll be fine, right? It turns out that the answer is no, not really. Not […]

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Trojans exploit WAP subscriptions to steal money

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Posted on August 28, 2017 at 23:55 PM

Credit: https://www.kaspersky.com/blog/wap-billing-trojans/18080/ Do you remember what WAP is? Didn’t think so! WAP is a rather primitive excuse for mobile Internet. The tiny websites it can access show mostly text, and we visited them back when phones had just learned to transmit data. Despite the fact that WAP has practically passed into oblivion, parts of the […]

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New website launch!

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Posted on August 28, 2017 at 23:43 PM

Welcome to 1800 Computers. This is our new website and would love your feedback! Thank You!

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