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

by Pursuit of perfection.

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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