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Cybersecurity

Hacker busted by Police Dog which sniffed out the hidden USB stick

This is not something you hear on a daily basis, but it is not new. Dogs are being used to sniff out electronic devices, and in this case, a dog was used to search and find a hidden usb stick. The dog was successful. It happened at Ygnacio Valley High School, which is located in […]

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Cybersecurity

Burglar has stolen Unencrypted USB sticks from the police

This is just insane. Classified information which was stored on unencrypted USB sticks has landed in the hands of a burglar. The burglar had gained access to the home of a police officer and the burglar simply decided to steal multiple objects from the police officers his home. Security.nl has published an article about the […]

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Cybersecurity

The best gifts for cyber security consultants and hackers

Awesome, in this article I am going to publish a list of awesome gifts which will be appreciated by cyber security consultants and ethical hackers, I will skip the “black hats” because they always get what they want. These presents can be given during Christmas, Birthdays, Parties and other types of celebrations. There is really […]

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Hacking

BadUSB – Turning devices evil

USB peripherals such as keyboards and thumb-drives ,mice can be used to hack into personal computers. German security researcher Karsten Nohl of Security Research Labs wrote that hackers could load malicious software onto tiny, low-cost computer chips that control functions of USB devices but which have no built-in shields against tampering with their code. Turning […]