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Humanity is a hypocritical disaster.

People are pitied for ordeals they’ve faced;

But they themselves set out for an unintentional predicament for others

Often to the ones they love dearly, 75 more words

Corruption Claims Against Kachikwu Are False, Malicious - Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that claims that the immediate past Group Managing Director, of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Ibe Kachikwu is being investigated for corruption during his time as the as the NNPC boss, are false and malicious. 321 more words


Fake Pokémon Go app on Google Play infects phones with screenlocker

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Badware purveyors trying to capitalize on the ongoing Pokémon Go frenzy have achieved an important milestone by sneaking their fake wares into the official… 505 more words


There Is A Malicious Pokémon GO App Installing Backdoors On Android Devices

Proofpoint, a security firm, has discovered a malicious version of the Pokémon GO app that is available. It installs a backdoor on Android phones, allowing hackers to completely compromise a user’s device. 150 more words


After hiatus, in-the-wild Mac backdoors are suddenly back

(Source: arstechnica.com)

After taking a hiatus, Mac malware is suddenly back, with three newly discovered strains that have access to Web cameras, password keychains, and pretty much every other resource on an infected machine. 719 more words


Malicious scripts in compromised websites and how to protect yourself

When talking about the attacks and threats users must face every day, people often highlight those that are more or less predictable, such as malicious archives sent as email attachments. 620 more words

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“Godless” apps, some found in Google Play, can root 90% of Android phones

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Researchers have detected a family of malicious apps, some that were available in Google Play, that contain malicious code capable of secretly rooting an estimated 90 percent of all Android phones. 791 more words