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TransUnion Credential Stuffing Attack: Credit Information Exposed

Credential Stuffing, a cyberattack where login details are stolen through a data breach, was on topic in the news recently. An unauthorized person used this attack to successfully gain access to a TransUnion Canada web portal where it was able to pull consumer credit files when doing a credit search. This includes a consumer’s Social… Read more »

“Simjacker” Could Silently Affect 1 Billion Mobile Devices Worldwide

Cybersecurity researchers from Dublin-based firm AdaptiveMobile Security have recently uncovered a new and previously undetected vulnerability and associated exploits, called Simjacker. What Simjacker does is track phones by simply sending an SMS. Based on the report, these specially crafted texts “instructs the SIM Card within the phone to ‘take over’ the mobile phone to retrieve and… Read more »

Actress Bella Thorne Defies Hacker, Tweets Her Personal Photos

The 21-year-old actress and singer is not giving in to a hacker’s threat that it will release her nude photos. Bella Thorne posted them herself, via her official Twitter account, together with the screenshots of text messages the hacker sent to her. In the said post, Thorne tweeted, “For the last 24 hours, I have… Read more »

No Pre-Installed Facebook App on New Huawei Phones

New Huawei phones will no longer be pre-installed with the Facebook app along with its subsidiaries Instagram and WhatsApp. This applies to devices that hasn’t left the factory yet. Facebook’s decision is the latest blow to the Chinese telecom giant after facing a ban in the United States, due to national security concerns, for its… Read more »

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How to Remove Sport.searchalgo.com

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How to Remove Pop-up Ads from Sabs-news.info

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How to Remove Quickgosearch.com

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How to Remove Search.heasyclassifieds.co (Easy Classifieds)

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How to Remove Quickgosearch.com

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