Hanna Andersson has publicly disclosed that its website was hacked and malicious code was used to stead customers’ payment information for almost two months. The US children’s clothing company was hit by Magecart, an attack in which threat actors hack into vulnerable e-commerce platforms. The attack used web skimmers to collect
Nagpur: Three heavily armed terrorists were killed in an encounter with the police when they tried to enter the closely guarded RSS headquarters in Nagpur in the wee hours of Thursday. Three AK-56 rifles, a huge quantity of RDX and 12 hand grenades were recovered from the slain terrorists, who
In a fresh bout of violence, two CPM and an equal number of RSS workers were injured when activists of both groups hurled bombs at each other in the volatile Panur region here on Monday night,the police said on Tuesday. Full Story
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“European governments have been warned for years to be prepared for some dreaded homecomings — radicalized citizens returning from ‘Islamic State’ (IS) war zones. As the global coalition retakes territory that IS once claimed as its ‘caliphate,’ some fighters who hold European passports are expected to make full use of them.” Source: Belgium braces for return of
“But the computing power that gives cyber-defenders super-tools to detect attacks can be misused, as well. Last year, scientists at MIT and the University of Innsbruck were able to build a quantum computer with just five qubits, conceptually demonstrating the ability of future quantum computers to break the RSA encryption scheme.” Source:
“Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu called on Friday for a fresh start in his country’s rocky relationship with Germany, holding out the prospect of closer economic cooperation, particularly in transport and energy, if ties improved.” Source: Let’s make up, Turkish foreign minister tells Germany
“U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration has been informing members of Congress that it will announce as soon as Wednesday plans to cut off ‘security assistance’ to Pakistan, congressional aides said on Wednesday, a day after the White House warned Islamabad it would have to do more to maintain U.S. aid.”