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  • Banking Trojan Dridex Aiming To Target Crypto Currency Wallets

    Dridex, one of the most high profile banking trojans of 2015; is rearing its ugly head once again. As per the information published by the security firm Forcepoint, the infamous malware is still being updated and what’s worse, it may soon start targeting crypto currency wallets. This is indeed a worrying development since it took […]

  • Can A VPN Be Blocked?

    In the last few years, Virtual Private Networks have become the defacto standard for bypassing all forms of restrictions and censorship on the web. Nowadays, VPNs are being used by corporates for security reasons; by expats and business travelers to access geographically blocked streaming content; by mobile users to remain secure from hackers while using […]

  • How To Watch DIRECTV Outside of the USA?

    DIRECTV is a California based direct-broadcast broadcaster and satellite service provider. Originally launched as a satellite service in 1994, the company now offers an array of local and nationwide channels via its digital satellite service. In addition to offering video and audio services in United States, the company also delivers local content to Latin American […]

  • Can A VPN Make Your Internet Faster?

    Virtual Private Networks are increasingly being used to unlock GEO-IP blocked streaming websites. The speed and bandwidth delivered by service providers is an important and often the deciding factor which the users look at while subscribing to a VPN service. Many VPN service providers make outlandish claims regarding speeds delivered by them and some of […]

  • Can A VPN Be Traced?

    In the last few years, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) have become the preferred medium for netizens to safeguard their privacy and anonymity on the web. Whether one wants to bypass the censorship measures used by organizations and governments; evade snooping or hacking activities carried out by the federal agencies or the hackers or simply unlock […]

  • How To Protect Your IP Address While Torrenting?

    Bittorrenting is a peer-to-peer file sharing technology that has been around for more than a decade. It facilitates sharing of files by breaking them into small pieces which are then downloaded by interested users with the help of a bittorrenting client. This not only helps users with slow internet speeds to download very large files […]

  • How To Access Your PayPal Account From Anywhere?

    PayPal is one of the safest and most popular ways to send/receive money and shop online. The money transfer website acts as a financial middleman and allows users to make purchases and send money without revealing their credit card numbers or banking credentials. The service also acts as a global payment system allowing people to […]

  • Criminals Hacking Into Buy Orders Of Businesses Via Emails

    Atlanta based security firm SecureWorks Inc. has come across a disturbing trend that is sure to unnerve businesses from all over the world. As per the data collected by the firm, cyber criminals are increasingly hacking into purchase orders via emails to commit fraud and theft. These types of business email scams are not only […]

  • Shade Ransomware Uses RAT Feature To Spy on High-Profile Victims

    The notorious Shade ransomware has just become a lot more dangerous thanks to the addition of RAT (Remote Access Trojan) feature into it. Security researchers analyzing the latest version of the ransomware were surprised to discover that the program now comes bundled with a modified version of TeamViewer remote desktop sharing program. This would allow […]

  • NSA Spied On Encrypted Traffic (Including VPNs) For A Decade

    The recent leak of NSA’s cyber weapons has certainly opened a Pandora’s box. The episode has not only confirmed that NSA was able to find tons of vulnerabilities in US-made security products, it even shows that the agency was using them to launch cyber-attacks against other governments and private organizations. And as if this was […]

  • Top 7 Alternatives To Kickass Torrents and Torrentz

    With both Kickass Torrents (KAT) and Torrentz.eu disappearing from the internet in quick succession, torrent lovers are scrambling to find suitable alternatives. While it is not going to be easy to fill the void left by KAT, there are numerous other bittorrenting sites that can help you to find your daily dose of movies, TV […]

  • Torrent Giants Kickass Torrents And Torrentz.eu Shut Down

    The bittorrenting community has suffered two huge setbacks in late July and early August. Kickass Torrents (KAT), unarguably one of the biggest torrenting sites on the internet receiving well over a million visitors every day; and Torrentz.eu, the most popular torrent meta-search engine on the web; both went offline within a fortnight of one another. […]