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  • Top of The Cyber News

    Hackers Stole a Border Agency Database of Traveler Photos US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has acknowledged that hackers broke into the IT systems of a third party contractor and stole photos of people and images of license plates. CBP… Read More ›

  • How to check Linux OS version & name?

    Below is the command which give details about linux OS. NAME=”CentOS Linux”VERSION=”7 (Core)”ID=”centos”ID_LIKE=”rhel fedora”VERSION_ID=”7″PRETTY_NAME=”CentOS Linux 7 (Core)”ANSI_COLOR=”0;31″CPE_NAME=”cpe:/o:centos:centos:7″HOME_URL=”” More details of Linux OS Name & OS Architecture $ hostnamectl Static hostname: ip-10-153-12-45.ec2.internalIcon name: computer-vmChassis: vmMachine ID: 05cb8c7b39fe0f70e3ce97e5beab809dBoot ID: 4f19f7a9540544339aa772caa892b7a1Virtualization: xenOperating System:… Read More ›

  • Impressive security & privacy features of Firefox

    When we all know that surveillance business has got free hand for long time but things are changing now. Not only Govts (i.e European union, USA, Germany) as an individual we are more cautious about our privacy. Privacy regulations like… Read More ›

  • Must read Paper: Measuring the Changing Cost of Cybercrime

    Abstract As everything has gone online – including crime – governments struggle to keep up, and want to know how much should be spent on cybersecurity. Policymakers want accurate statistics of online/electronic crime and abuse. However, many of the existing… Read More ›

  • Top of The Cyber News

    Microsoft: Patch Windows BlueKeep Flaw Now!(May 31 & June 3, 2019) The Microsoft Security Response Center is strongly urging users affected by the Windows BlueKeep (CVE-2019-0708) bug to patch the flaw as soon as possible. The flaw, which lies in the… Read More ›

  • CyberNews: Russia is replacing Windows OS by their own Linux

    Abstract For the first time, Russia has granted its highest security rating to a domestically developed operating system, deeming Astra Linux suitable for communications of “special importance” across the military and the rest of the government. The designation clears the way for… Read More ›

  • Top of the cyber news

    Finland Fighting Fake News Through Education(May 21, 2019) In 2014, the Finnish government introduced an initiative to fight fake news. The initiative includes awareness and education; schools teach digital literacy and critical thinking about misinformation. Finland’s President has called on all… Read More ›