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Denial Of Service Attacks : Explained for Beginners and Dummies

Just like most other things associated with hacking, a denial of service attack is not everyone’s cup of tea. It, however, can be understood if explained properly. 1,315 more words

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Gotham Security Daily Threat Alerts

August 18, Securityweek – (International) Windows security update causing system crash. Microsoft removed the download links to a Windows security update and is investigating after several users reported their systems crashing upon startup after applying the update. 273 more words

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Gotham Security Daily Threat Alerts

August 5, IDG News Service – (International) Oracle issues fix for Java update that crippled some Web apps. Oracle issued an update for Java 7, Java 7 Update 67, which contains a fix for an issue in the recent Java 7 Update 65 that caused some Web applications to be unable to launch. 456 more words

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Anonymous Takes Down 1,000 Israeli Government and Business Websites

Anonymous has launched a new cyberattack campaign against Israel called #OpSaveGaza, taking down over thousand Israeli websitesAnonHQ

Hacker collective Anonymous has announced that it has taken down over a thousand of crucial Israeli websites in a huge new coordinated cyber-attack called… 398 more words

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Gotham Security Daily Threat Alerts

July 18, Softpedia – (International) New Android ransomware locks device completely. Researchers at Lookout identified a new piece of Android ransomware dubbed ScarePakage that infects devices by posing as a legitimate app on third-party Android markets and then locks the device and demands a ransom. 281 more words

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