Tag Archives: Vijay Prabhu

Webcam of This Couple Got Hacked While Watching Netflix

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A unknown hacker sent a 27-year-old Toronto woman intimate photos of herself and her boyfriend watching Netflix from the previous night. Chelsea Clark was surprised to see the video of herself and her boyfriend in intimate position on her Facebook timeline. […] Remote Access Trojan (RAT) are being sold openly on the Internet and these allow the hackers to take control of targeted electronic device by just injecting a piece of malware on the victim’s PC. One of the ways to protect yourself from such kind of spying is to cover your webcam with a tape or a piece of cloth. – Vijay Prabhu, Techworm

Google releases a Chrome extension to fix the critical VPN security hole

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Google has now published an extension for its Chrome browser that fixes this serious WebRTC security hole in Google Chrome. The WebRTC flaw was exploited by placing a few lines of code on a website and using a STUN server it became possible to reveal not only users’ true IP addresses, but also their local network address too. […], now Google has published a tiny Chrome extension (7.31KB) called “WebRTC Network Limiter.” This extension disables the WebRTC multiple-routes option in Chrome’s privacy settings while configuring WebRTC not to use certain IP addresses. – Vijay, Techworm

5G Network with 1TB Download Speed Coming Soon

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Explaining the working of 5GIC, [Professor Rahim Tafazolli] said that it had been researching on the latest technologies which can support 5G services. The technological innovations meant that the research team had been able to achieve the 1TBps results. “We have developed 10 more breakthrough technologies and one of them means we can exceed 1TBps wirelessly. This is the same capacity as fibre optics but we are doing it wirelessly,” he told [V3 Enterprise Mobility Summit]. – Vijay Prabhu, Techworm