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HP LaserJet Exploit Can Be Used For Remote Data Access

HP LaserJet Exploit Can Be Used For Remote Data Access

Printers connected to the network are often found to be a risk to the internal security of a given organization. In the past, we have found how a simple Google search yields results of thousands of connected printers. Now, the Homeland Security has issued a warning about HP’s LaserJet Pro printers, citing that it contains a critical telnet bug.

By On March 15, 2013 Respond
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Twitter Finally Adds Support For Line Breaks

Twitter Finally Adds Support For Line Breaks

In the past, I’ve repeatedly tried to spread my 140-character tweets to as many lines, just for the fun of it. But to no use, since Twitter had no support for line breaks. As it turns out, the micro-blogging website has now added this support and you can evenly spread out your single tweet to 140 lines with the help of line breaks. Isn’t that fun?

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Google Shutting Down 8 Services Including Google Reader As Of Its ‘Spring Cleaning’

Google Shutting Down 8 Services Including Google Reader As Of Its ‘Spring Cleaning’

Last year, we have seen Google shutting down five redundant services as a part of its ‘Spring Cleaning’ ritual. This year is no different. Yesterday on March 13, Google announced that it is going to shut down its popular RSS readers, Google Reader and seven other services as a part of ‘Spring Cleaning’ ritual.

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Database Of US National Cyber Vulnerabilities Hacked

Database Of US National Cyber Vulnerabilities Hacked

It is fairly ironic when a government entity, meant to help thwart cyber attacks and hacking attempts, gets to be under the ax itself. In this case, it is the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s National Vulnerability Database website which has been offline since many days, apparently due to a malware infection.

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Facebook Post Lets A Woman Find Her Birth Family

Facebook Post Lets A Woman Find Her Birth Family

We often hear how Facebook is retarding the scope of our real-world social interactions. But that’s a shady debate, as the social network is also a key for letting people interact in ways that weren’t even possible before. A woman in Iowa was reportedly able to find her birth family nearly 29 years later, thanks to Facebook.

By On March 14, 2013 Respond
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[KickStarter] CoreVia Connect – A New, Intuitive App For Remote Desktop Use

[KickStarter] CoreVia Connect – A New, Intuitive App For Remote Desktop Use

Using remote desktop clients on tablets so that you can access your PC or Mac is a really useful feature, especially if you have to work across multiple machines. However, once you reach the desktop of your PC or Mac via such an app, the tablet screen is too small to accommodate the whole view. CoreVia team has devised a cool new solution for this.

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Catholic Church Announces New Pope On Twitter

Catholic Church Announces New Pope On Twitter

Pope Benedict XVI recently gave up his position due to different health concerns. The Catholic Church had been busy these past few weeks trying to find an apt successor. Now it has one and apparently, the Church decided to use Twitter to announce the new Pope Francis.

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Twitter Unveiled Native Windows 8 App, Features A Few Unique Add-ons

Twitter Unveiled Native Windows 8 App, Features A Few Unique Add-ons

According to its commitment months ago, Twitter has released the native Windows 8 app. This Windows 8 App version comes with usual Twitter features and a few unique add-ons. This app has been designed uniquely for Windows 8 devices.

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Cryptography Researchers Win ACM Turing Award 2012

Cryptography Researchers Win ACM Turing Award 2012

This year’s ACM Turing Award has been bestowed to two cryptography researchers from MIT – Shafi Goldwasser and Silvio Micali. The duo has awarded this recognition for pioneering modern cryptography and devising mechanisms to secure internet communications.

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Facebook Announced Improvements to Timeline – Focusing More On Apps & Lists

Facebook Announced Improvements to Timeline – Focusing More On Apps & Lists

Facebook just announced updates to Timeline, which they already started to roll out. So far it seems as a major update, and Facebook is moving it’s focus more on Apps, and different kinds on list & collection. It will probably took few week to roll out to all user, but as its imminent so its important to everyone. It will probably change the way we use Facebook, the way we share and keep track of things, like reading elements, watching moving, visiting places to watching tv-shows. Here I will try to point major change we all will see.

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Reserve Bank Of Australia Hacked By Chinese Malware

Reserve Bank Of Australia Hacked By Chinese Malware

Last Monday, Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) said that few of its computers had been targeted by Chinese-developed malware.

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Updated Dropbox Desktop Client Is Here With Real-Time Notifications, Better File Sharing

Updated Dropbox Desktop Client Is Here With Real-Time Notifications, Better File Sharing

The Dropbox team has pushed out an update for their desktop client. The update arrives with a number of new features, such as real-time notifications as well as easier and quicker file-sharing options.

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Gmail’s Web App For Mobile Devices And Offline App For Chrome Gets Updated

Gmail’s Web App For Mobile Devices And Offline App For Chrome Gets Updated

Google has rolled out an update for the Gmail web app for mobile devices as well as its offline app for Chrome users. The update has much to do with the looks, which the company has made neater, simpler and less cluttered.

By On March 12, 2013 Respond
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Hacker Called ‘Godzilla’ Takes Down Multiple Pakistani Government Websites

Hacker Called ‘Godzilla’ Takes Down Multiple Pakistani Government Websites

Cyber skirmishes between Pakistani and Indian hackers are an ongoing affair. Hackers from both sides of the border usually keep trashing each others’ sites. This time, it is an Indian hacker named ‘Godzilla’ who has taken down multiple Pakistan government sites, alleging that the government supports terrorism.

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Facebook Security Officer Reveals Further Details About Recent Malware Attack

Facebook Security Officer Reveals Further Details About Recent Malware Attack

Recently, news surfaced that the machines of a number of employees across multiple companies were hacked in malware attacks. The companies included the likes of Apple, Twitter and Facebook. Recently, Facebook’s security chief officer Joe Sullivan has stated that the malware was injected into users’ machines through iPhoneDevSDK.

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