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Security firm FireEye revealed that hackers have been using a previously unknown security flaw in Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 to attack users. The users targeted for attacks include the visitors to U.S. military veterans site. The hackers broke into the website of U.S. Veterans of Foreign Wars and placed a malicious link to redirect site users to the malicious website. The attack does not affact the users of Microsoft Internet Explorer 11. ...

MarkMonitor provides brand protection services including domain management services and claim to have a big majority of Forture 100 organization to be it's customers. Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) posted on their Twitter account that Markmonitor took down the management portal after it was hacked by SEA. The attempt was made to actually hack the high profile organizations including Google, Amazon, Facebook and Yahoo which are client ...

Cloudfare experienced the biggest ever Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack on a French website. The attack was confirmed on Twitter by CloudFlare's CEO Matthew Prince, who said that it's "the start of ugly things to come" because "someone's got a big, new cannon." The attack reached the record breaking capacity of 325-400 Gigabits per second. Before this only Spamhaus, has faced such high capacity attack during March last year.

Bitcoin Exchanges continue to suspended operations and three exchanges has already suspended the withdrawals. Due to attack, Bitcoin currency is falling on all exchanges due to intensified attack. The value on MtGox exchange has plunged from $926 on 5 February to $530 on 12 February. A spokeswoman for the Bitcoin Foundation Jinyoung Lee Englund said This is a denial-of-service [DoS] attack. Whoever is doing this is not stealing coins, but is su...

Las Vegas Sands Casino website was hacked and attackers defaced website home page. The website has been down since more than 3 days while U.S. Fedral agency was still investigating the hack. The attack started on Monday and first took down the email system. This is still to confirm if Customer's data including the credit card numbers are exposed to the attacker. Spokesman Ron Reese said "While we have been able to confirm that certain core ope...

The malicious ad that was running on Aftonbladet also had a script to check the browser, probably to avoid false infections, and was only triggered when a user running Internet Explorer. When you visit Aftonbladet and you are using Internet Explorer you will get redirected to another website, hxxx://xxx.windowsdefence-sn.nl on this page a static image of a fake warning from Microsoft Security Essentials that they have detected viruses on your c...