Mininova, a veteran of the torrenting scene, announced today it was shutting down via a message on its homepage, closing its doors after 13 years of existence.
It took only one day for the SHA1 collision attack revealed by Google on Thursday to make its first victims after developers of the WebKit browser engine broke their Subversion (SVN) source code repository on Friday.
A hacking crew that goes by the name of National Hackers Agency (NHA) has defaced 605 websites in one go after they managed to get access to a server from UK hosting firm DomainMonster.
A new Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) portal named Dot-Ransomware is behind the Unlock26 ransomware discovered this past week.
For a limited time, the Cloud Management and Security eBook by Wiley is available for free. Written by cloud computing expert Imad M. Abbadi, a senior researcher at the University of Oxford, this book establishes the foundations of Cloud computing, building an in-depth & diverse understanding of the technologies behind it.
After the ransacking of MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Hadoop, and CouchDB servers, attackers are now hijacking hundreds of MySQL databases, deleting their content, and leaving a ransom note behind asking for a 0.2 Bitcoin ($235) payment.
Google has gone public with details of a second unpatched vulnerability in Microsoft products, this time in Edge and Internet Explorer, after last week they've published details about a bug in the Windows GDI (Graphics Device Interface) component.
Lots of small little ransomware infections released this week that will most likely never make it into major circulation. The stories of interest this week are the Avast decryptor for offline CryptoMix infections, Trump Locker, and a new macOS ransomware called Packer.
Just by preventing access to admin accounts, a system administrator could safeguard all the computers under his watch and prevent attackers from exploiting 94% of all the critical vulnerabilities Microsoft patched during the past year.
Today we have a deal for a training course that teaches you how to start developing apps for the Android Nougat OS. This bundle is normally priced at $415, but has been discounted 90% to $39 as part of this deal. Please note that a certification of completion will not be included with the bundle.