Switzerland GovCERT Cracked DGA and Blocked 500 Domains Used

Internet Viruses are lurking not just on porn sites, but in places you might never expect. Spam Tofsee botnet successfully used in domain generation algorithm. It ultimately generates 50 domain names on each day. To make it safer to surf, Swiss Government (GovCERT) contacted SWITCH Foundation.  The organization that looks after Switzerland’s Internet access, the Switch Foundation obtained a Tofsee sample. Among...

World’s first solar road has opened in France

The world's first solar road has been opened in the small village of Tourouvre-au-Perche in Normandy, France. French Ecology Minister Ségolène Royal officially inaugurated the Just one kilometer (0.6 mile) long roadway that still works out at 2,800 square meters of photo-voltaic cells and could generate enough electricity to power the village’s street lights in Normandy on Thursday, Official Said. https://twitter.com/RoyalSegolene/status/811905637584171010 "This...

Pokemon GO for Apple Watch Now Available

Pokémon Go game is now fully compatible with the Apple Watch, according to an announcement during Apple's Special Event on 7 September by the Niantic. You can now hatch Pokémon eggs on your wrist: today Niantic developer announced that the Apple Watch version of Pokémon Go is finally available. The hugely popular game is now out and about on Apple Watch-wearing wrists. That means no more reaching...

Groupon Accounts Hacked! Millions Of Users Are At Risk

Users of Groupon, the deals website have reported that their accounts have been hacked, and thousands of pounds have been stolen from their bank accounts  in recent week by cyber criminals. Their accounts to make unauthorized purchases. A number of users of the deals-grabbing service have seen hundreds of pounds stolen, as hackers snap up expensive goods using their accounts details and hacked into...

Russian hackers seized control of the Pentagon’s unclassified email system in 2015

Hackers struck at the heart of the U.S. military in August 2015 by seizing the e-mail system used by the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs in 2015 and now retired, giving an interview to CBS News reported on Thursday. Dempsey told CBS News in an exclusive interview about an attempt to hack into the e-mail system used...

Pewdiepie Trolls Everyone, Deletes Alternate Channel

YouTube’s biggest star P. PewDiePie, otherwise known as Felix Kjellberg created his YouTube channel way back 2010 and has then gained a massive fan base. Yesterday, he hit the magic number, and told everyone that he would be deleting the channel at 12 p.m. EST today. About an hour before that, however, he posted a video to said YouTube channel entitled...

Hackers Sold Yahoo’s Billion-user database for just $300,000 On The Dark Web

In  August 2013, hackers penetrated the email system of Yahoo, one of the world’s largest and oldest providers of free email services. The attackers quietly gained access to the details of over 1 billion users. Names, email addresses, birth dates, phone numbers, and passwords were all stolen in this mega online theft. Security questions and backup email addresses used to...

KFC’s UK Loyalty Program Hacked

KFC otherwise known as Kentucky Fried Chicken is a fast food restaurant chain that specializes in fried chicken and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. Kentucky Fried Chicken has alerted its UK loyalty rewards program members that some identity related information may have been compromised in a hack by sent an email to all 1.2 million members of its Colonel’s Club loyalty program in...

Amazon first successful PrimeAir drone delivery landed today, 13 minutes after the order was placed

Amazon will now fly things to people's houses to deliver them. Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced on Wednesday that it has started a small private drone delivery trial. The company had completed its first fully autonomous Prime Air delivery to an Amazon customer, dropping an order off at customer's house just 13 minutes after they'd ordered it. It happened in the UK, where...

Europol arrests 34 Teenagers for using DDoS Attack Tools

Last week an international police targeting an operation and Europol has announced that the law enforcement agencies from 13 countries around the world have arrested 34 and questioned and warned 101 more as part of the operation that targets the users of Netspoof  DDoS attack tool and charges of launching DDoS attacks using DDoS-for-hire services against gaming providers, government...