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Bangladesh's security delegation to travel with team for Pakistan tour

22 Jan 2020

Bangladesh's security delegation to travel with team for Pakistan tour

Bangladesh cricket team is set to arrive in Lahore on Thursday with the T20Is starting from January 24 onwards.

#BugAlert: Critical security vulnerability flagged in Windows 10; update now

15 Jan 2020

#BugAlert: Critical security vulnerability flagged in Windows 10; update now

After Firefox, Windows 10 has been plagued by a security vulnerability.

Sonam Kapoor and filmmaker Ashoke Pandit argue over Aligarh murder-case

08 Jun 2019

Sonam Kapoor and filmmaker Ashoke Pandit argue over Aligarh murder-case

When a two-and-a-half-year-old girl was brutally murdered in Aligarh over a petty sum of Rs. 10,000, the entire country wept.

Believe it or not, Trump uses only 'one' official iPhone

26 Oct 2018

Believe it or not, Trump uses only 'one' official iPhone

The White House Thursday dismissed The New York Times report that US President Donald Trump has three cell-phones, saying he has only one official government iPhone, the security of which follows industry best practices.

Spy agency NSA collected over 500 million phone call records

06 May 2018

Spy agency NSA collected over 500 million phone call records

The United States' National Security Agency (NSA) collected over 500 million phone call records of Americans last year, more than triple of what was gathered in 2016, said a US intelligence agency report.

Convert your phone into a spy tool with Snowden's app

27 Dec 2017

Convert your phone into a spy tool with Snowden's app

Edward Snowden needs no introduction. The National Security Agency whistleblower exposed classified information about the US Government's surveillance programs and monitoring activity in 2013.

Pathankot attack: In confidential NSA-level talks, India confronts Pakistan

26 Nov 2017

Pathankot attack: In confidential NSA-level talks, India confronts Pakistan

Reports have surfaced about a secret dialogue between Indian NSA Ajit Doval and his Pakistani counterpart, Lieutenant-General Nasser Khan Janjua.

Reports: Special counsel to investigate Trump over obstruction of justice

15 Jun 2017

Reports: Special counsel to investigate Trump over obstruction of justice

Special counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly investigating US President Donald Trump over possible obstruction of justice, an impeachable offense.

Sources- Trump asked ex-FBI chief Comey to halt Flynn investigation

17 May 2017

Sources- Trump asked ex-FBI chief Comey to halt Flynn investigation

President Donald Trump had reportedly asked former FBI Director James Comey, who he recently fired, to end an investigation into alleged links between former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russia.

Microsoft lambasts NSA for WannaCry, time for a "wake-up call"

15 May 2017

Microsoft lambasts NSA for WannaCry, time for a "wake-up call"

Although Microsoft has released a patch update to counter the ransomware WannaCry, it is now fuming at how all this came to fruition owing to the software vulnerabilities, which were exploited but not reported by the NSA.

Obama had warned Trump not to hire Flynn in November

09 May 2017

Obama had warned Trump not to hire Flynn in November

In November'16, the then President-elect Donald Trump was warned by President Barack Obama against appointing Michael Flynn as national security adviser, according to the White House.

America, NSA is still eavesdropping on you

03 May 2017

America, NSA is still eavesdropping on you

USA's national anthem's lyrics say that America is "land of the free and the home of the brave"; now ironically it is also of the "closely watched" thanks to NSA, which despite Congress limitation, collated 151 million records of phone calls by American citizens last year.

Leaks suggest America's NSA may have hacked global banking system

15 Apr 2017

Leaks suggest America's NSA may have hacked global banking system

Hacking group Shadow Brokers have leaked spy tools allegedly created and used by the US National Security Agency (NSA).