Monthly Archives: July 2014

USB pen drives under threat, as researchers show new vulnerability

USB devices such as mice, keyboards and thumb-drives can be used to hack into personal computers in a potential new class of attacks that evade all known security protections, a top computer researcher revealed. Karsten Nohl, chief scientist with Berlin’s … Continue reading

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No luck with the Xiaomi Mi 3 on Flipkart? Here are four alternatives

Xiaomi Mi 3 has been hitting headlines ever since it went on sale on July 22. Priced at Rs 13,999, the key highlights of the device are 5-inch display, Snapdragon 800, 2GB RAM, 13MP camera, among others. Besides the great … Continue reading

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The Xiaomi Effect : Moto G Prices Slashed by Rs. 2000

It’s only been a week and a few days since the Xiaomi Mi3 went on sale in India for a impressive price of Rs. 13999/-, and it looks like major brands are taking a major beating. Motorola who basically ruled … Continue reading

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Apple Refreshes Retina MacBook Pro Lineup

Earlier this month Intel introduced new models in their lineup of Haswell mobile CPUs. With the Haswell manufacturing process having matured since its initial launch, Intel was able to bump clock speeds by 200MHz on a handful of their laptop … Continue reading

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Xiaomi Mi3 vs Moto G : Lets Fight!

Both Motorola and Xiaomi aimed big with the launch of these amazing devices. Xiaomi Mi3 is elegant with amazing specs and attractive pricing, while Motorola provided a great deal with the Moto G, which broke all sales records when it … Continue reading

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CERT-In alert: ‘Bladabindi’ virus targets Windows users in India, steals personal info

Cyber security sleuths have alerted Indian Internet users against hacking attempts of a clandestine multi-identity virus – Bladabindi – which steals sensitive personal information of a user for nefarious purposes. The virus, the Computer Emergency Response Team-India (CERT-In) said, could … Continue reading

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New SSL Server Rules Go Into Effect Nov. 1

CAs will reject requests for internal SSL server certificates that don’t conform to new internal domain naming and IP address conventions.Public certificate authorities (CAs) are warning that as of Nov. 1 they will reject requests for internal SSL server certificates … Continue reading

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