Baidu accused of serious privacy and security leaks

Baidu accused of serious privacy and security leaks

Baidu is the leading web browser in China. Although the name may not seem familiar to parts outside China, but the country has its own web browser for the reason of security. China has been very particular and staunch about the security and privacy of its nation. Hence it has

Carphone Warehouse under cyber attack causes customer data breach

Carphone Warehouse under cyber attack causes customer data breach

Carphone Warehouse has been under cyber attack and as many as 2.4 million Carphone Warehouse customer data have been accessed. The data include encrypted credit card details. Even though major portion of the customer data remain unaffected, some of the separate sections of the company have been breached. Sebastian James, chief

A bug in Plug-in: Facebook’s response to allegations of tracking user and non-Facebook user

Facebook Bug

Recently, Facebook became latest US Technology Company to be criticized by a European regulator accusing of violating EU data protection rules as the social network. Academics commissioned by Belgium’s Privacy Commission said Facebook’s new data use policy and terms of service were “in violation of European law”. Facebook’s recently updated

Edward Snowden says iPhones have secret spyware installed in them

Edward Snowden says iPhones have secret spyware installed in them

Another bang from Edward Snowden has arrived against the US government that the US Government along with NSA spies on iPhones content without the consent of the users. Edward himself announced that he doesn't use any iPhone because secret spyware are being installed in iPhones. Snowden consulted with his lawyer

Leaked Snowden Docs reveal Spies treating Cyberwar as a Punchline

Leaked Snowden Docs reveal Spies treating Cyberwar as a Punchline

NSA is literally infamous when it comes to tracking private data from users. NSA has been questioned and blamed many a times regarding this issue. Recently German website Spiegel launched a bunch if Snowden Docs which revealed some hilarious as well as notorious data which gives an indication of the

Spiegel Leaks say NSA could not crack Encryption tools

Leaks say NSA could not crack Encryption tools

If someone says that NSA has failed to decrypt many encryption tools till date, it would be impossible for us to believe. However, it is true. This is what is claimed in a report by Spiegel. It s needless to say that NSA holds the monopoly over internet security at

Fingerprints can be forged from a photo, says German scientists

Security group claims that it is possible to forge fingerprints from a photo

Scientists have revealed some shocking results on fingerprints security. Security systems are being enhanced day by day with advent of fingerprints scanner, eyeball scanner, retina scanner etc. The more the security is tightened, the more they are making loopholes in them. Till now, we used to think that fingerprint scanning