Bluesnarfing is the theft of information from the target device or the unauthorized access of information from a wireless device through a Bluetooth connection, often between phones, desktops, and laptops. Bluetooth is a high-speed but very short-range wireless technology for exchanging data between desktop and mobile computers, personal digital assistants (PDAs) and other devices. This attack is perpetrated without the victim’s knowledge.Read More

New AI based voice phishing attack: Warning by Israel

Israel’s foremost cyber intelligence bureau, the Israel National Cyber Directorate (INCD) has put out a warning to the world at large.

Apparently, there’s a new type of cyber attack against corporates on the rise, that makes use of artificial intelligence. INCD found a new type of phishing attack which uses AI(Artificial Intelligence) based voice system.Read More

What is Petya Ransomware and How to Avoid Petya attack?

Petya is a type of Ransomware attack. It has affected Windows OS. Petya is a family of encryption ransomware that was first discovered.

It finds all of your files and encrypts them and then leaves you a message. If you want to decrypt them, you have to pay. The ransomware encrypts data on the computer using an encryption key that only the attacker knows. If the ransom isn’t paid, the data is often lost forever.Read More