Monthly Archives: July 2016

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Over 25,000 IoT CCTV Cameras Used In DDoS Attack

The Internet of Things (IoTs) or Internet-connected devices are growing at an exponential rate and so are threats to them. Due to the insecure implementation, these Internet-connected embedded devices, including Smart TVs, Refrigerators, Microwaves, Set-top boxes, Security Cameras and printers, are routinely being hacked and used as weapons in cyber attacks. We have seen how

July 2nd, 2016|Cyber Security|

Hummer Malware infects Android phones that continually pops up ads, install unwanted apps and consume large amounts of network traffic

An Android Trojan dubbed “Hummer” has infected millions of smartphones and experts believe the malware could have helped cyber criminals make a significant amount of money. Hummer has infected Android smartphones all over the world, the most affected being India, Indonesia, Turkey, China, Mexico, the Philippines, Russia, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. Data collected by the

July 1st, 2016|Cyber Security|