CryptoPHP – Backdoor in Thousands of CMS Plugins and Themes Used to Hijack Web Servers

Security researchers have discovered thousands of backdoored plugins and themes for the popular content management systems (CMS) that could be used by attackers to compromise web servers on a large scale. The Netherlands based security firm Fox IT has published a whitepaper revealing a new Backdoor named “CryptoPHP”. Security researchers have uncovered malicious plugins and […]

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A 16-Year Old Invents Device that Converts Breath to Speech

A High-school student Arsh Shah Dilbagi has invented a portable and affordable device that converts breath into speech, helping people suffering from different developmental disabilities like locked-in syndrome, Parkinson’s, or ALS to communicate using only their breath. A 16-year-old Dilbagi who hails from Harayana’s Panipat region in India has come up as the only entry […]

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Outernet – Free Global Wi-Fi Internet Access from Outer Space

The Outernet is a global networking project currently under development by the Media Development Investment Fund (MDIF), a United States-based non-profit organization. The Outernet’s goal is to provide free access to internet data through wifi, made available effectively to all parts of the world. How Does it Work? Outernet consists of a constellation of low-cost, […]

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