Author Archives: Waqas

#OpCISA: Anonymous threatens congressmen & their families over cyber security bill

The hacktivist collective Anonymous going with the Twitter handle of Anon_Messenger has threatened congress lawmakers to back off over CISA cyber security bill if they value the “sanctity of their loved ones” and themselves or face the consequences in shape of massive on ground protest. Anonymous has released two video messages on YouTube and a transcript…Read More…

Anti-NSA Blackphone arrived with a Bang and Sold Out

Blackphone is the result of collaboration between Silent Circle, an anti-NSA encryption powerhouse, and Geeksphone a company founded and owned by an ex tech prodigy. The phone is already being shipped around the world and the initial inventory reveals that it is “sold out.” Although security-conscious cell phones have always been in demand but the…Read More…

This is How You Stop Facebook From Using Your Browsing History

A couple of weeks ago, the social media giant Facebook announced that in order to serve us with targeted ads - it will starting using our data that it collects from apps. It actually means that Facebook will now use your browsing history to earn money and benefit its advertisers. Today, we are going to help you…Read More…

Pentagon orders 500 high-tech spy glasses with facial-recognition program

The Pentagon, headquarters of the United States Department of Defense is about to get their hands on 500 high-tech spy glasses. Patrick Turner of Defense One reports that with the help of these glasses, security agents will be able to get secret information on ground. These glasses are called ‘’the X6’’, are developed by a…Read More…

Facebook used its news feed to control users’ emotions: Forbes

There is no doubt that Facebook has become a social media giant but it will play with people’s emotion was never expected. Yes! Facebook has reveled that it played with emotions of over 689,003 of users through a vast experiment. Facebook is the best human research lab ever. There’s no need to get experiment participants to sign pesky…Read More…

Israeli Defense Forces official Blog Hacked by Syrian Electronic Army

Syrian Electronic Army has made a major comeback by hacking and defacing the official blog of Israel Defense Forces (IDF) yesterday.  The high profile hack was conducted on 28th June, 2013 in which Syrian hackers, loyal to President Bashar Al Assad took control of the official IDF blog by uploading a deface page along with a…Read More…

NSA harvested data on millions but spied on just 248 Americans

Since Snowden’s leaks regarding NSA’s surveillance act we are quite clear regarding the fact that NSA has been spying over masses. But, a recent transparency report has proved it all wrong. It states: NSA’s reach is too small; it esquires less than 30 percent of total Americans’ call records. Furthermore, NSA’s surveillance act only lasts over a mere…Read More…

New Israeli Facebook page says, Kill a Palestinian ‘every hour’.

More than 20,000 Israelis have joined a Facebook page that calls for the murder of a Palestinian every hour until three missing Israeli settler teens are located. The page is titled “Until the boys are back, every hour we shoot a terrorist.” On the Facebook page, the famous Hebrew slogan is ascribed on the cover photo…Read More…

Major US hedge firm hacked, trade secrets stolen by hackers

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence alleged that criminals have invaded effectively a hedge fund. They delayed the trade and pinched profitable secrets from financial service sector. In two months, the anonymous US-based hedge fund has lost millions of dollars, due to this smart hack attempt. The hackers only stole information about high-speed and intricate trades from…Read More…

Azerbaijani hackers hack Armenian President and Ministry websites

On 26 June – the day of Armed Forces of Azerbaijan -, Azerbaijani hackers from Anti-Armenia Team hacked and defaced the official website of Armenian President and other government Ministries. Hackers left a deface page along with a video message which includes a speech from the Commander in chief of Armed Forces of Azerbaijan Mr.…Read More…