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Kamran Mohsin

Kamran Mohsin
Kamran Mohsin is a Certified Ethical Hacker. Currently working as a Penetration Tester within a private company in Pakistan. He is also doing Masters in information Security. He worked in web development (front-back-end) from recent back years. With the passage of time he took interest in Hacking and started to write blogs on IS from late 2015.

Al Jazeera media platforms under cyberattack

Al Jazeera media cyberattack

According to the news released by Al Jazeera Media (Qatar), the website and other digital platforms of entire Doha-based network are undergoing ‘systematic and continual hacking attempts’. The attacks are gaining intensity but the network systems are not yet compromised by the hackers. Last month, Qatar‘s official news agency was hacked and false …

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Building a smarter Hacker News

Building a smarter Hacker News

With only 24 hours to build an app, it’s never easy to come up with a viable idea, nevermind build one that involves training a machine learning algorithm. Yet that’s exactly what a team of four friends accomplished this weekend at the annual TechCrunch Disrupt New York Hackathon. The news post …

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Hackers leak emails from UAE ambassador to US

Hackers leak emails

Hackers have released the first series of emails taken from the inbox of the UAE’s ambassador to the United States, Yousef al-Otaiba. Hackers leak emails from UAS ambassader to US. The Intercept reported on Saturday that the emails, released by a group called “Global Leaks”, show a close relationship between al-Otaiba …

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US helping Qatar probe website hacking

Qatar website hacking

DOHA/WASHINGTON: US investigators are in Qatar to help Doha probe the alleged hacking of the Gulf Arab state’s news agency website, a Qatari and a US law enforcement official said, after an attack that had soured ties between Western-allied Gulf states. Qatar said last week that hackers had posted fake …

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Hackers hit Russian bank customers, planned international cyber raids

Hackers hit Russian bank customers

Russian cyber criminals used malware planted on Android mobile devices to steal from domestic bank customers and were planning to target European lenders before their arrest, investigators and sources with knowledge of the case told Reuters. Their campaign raised a relatively small sum by cyber-crime standards – more than 50 …

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WannaCry — The largest ransom-ware infection in History

WannaCry

On Friday 12th May 2017, a ransom-ware called WannaCry infected machines in 70+ countries — including telco companies like Telefonica in Spain, or healthcare authority like the NHS in England — and the number of infected machines keeps growing. This ransom-ware supports 28 different languages, encrypts 179 different type of files and requires victims …

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Microsoft issues WannaCry patch for unsupported operating systems

Microsoft issues WannaCry patch

Microsoft has taken the rare step of issuing a fix for versions of Windows it had previously “retired”, in an attempt to halt the global spread of the malware that hit the UK’s National Health Service on Friday. Though technically no longer supported by the company, the software — including …

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