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WhatsApp Data Leak – Nearly 500 Million User Records for Sale
According to a News Report there is an alleged incident of WhatsApp Data Leak and Nearly 500 Million User Records for Sale on the Dark Web. A data sample examined by CyberNews confirms that someone is allegedly selling up-to-date mobile phone numbers of nearly 500 million WhatsApp users. Leaked phone numbers could be used for […]28 Nov 2022 Prasanna Sherekar
TrueCaller Bug – Automatically Creating UPI Accounts Without Users Consent
In a nightmare for thousands of TrueCaller users in India, a so-called bug automatically created their Unified Payments Interface (UPI) accounts with the ICICI Bank without their consent, triggering panic and hacking fears. The affected users received an SMS from ICICI Bank, saying – “Your registration for UPI app has started. If it was not […]15 Sep 2019 Prasanna Sherekar
Wifiphisher – Fast Automated Phishing Attack Tool for WiFi Networks
Wifiphisher is a security tool that mounts fast automated phishing attacks against WPA networks in order to obtain the secret passphrase. It is a social engineering attack that unlike other methods it does not include any brute forcing. It is an easy way for obtaining WPA credentials. From the victim’s perspective, the attack makes use […]06 Jan 2015 Prasanna Sherekar
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