Russian-speaking cyber criminalsare selling access, password and other details of about 3,488 compromised servers in India for as low as USD 6, a report bycyber security firm Kaspersky said today. “Kaspersky Lab researchers have investigated a global forum where cyber criminals can buy and sell access to compromised servers for as little as USD 6


Microsoft said on Monday it was acquiring LinkedIn in a $26.2 billion cash deal. The companies said that Microsoft had agreed to pay $196 a share to buy LinkedIn, a business social networking site that has more than 400 million members globally. “The LinkedIn team has grown a fantastic business centered on connecting the world’s professionals,”


Social media sites have become the target for hackers as the details of 32 million Twitter accounts have been stolen and are now being sold on the dark web. The world came to know about massive data breaches in some of the most popular social media websites including LinkedIn, MySpace, Tumblr, Fling, and when


Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg’s Twitter and Pinterest accounts were hacked over the weekend. A hacker group by the name of OurMine Team claimed to have gained access to Zuckerberg’s social media accounts via Twitter. The group’s Twitter account has been suspended, for now. Before taking down his official Twitter account, the hackers posted on Twitter

Change Remote Desktop Port

Sunday, 05 June 2016 by

Windows servers are remotely accessible with Remote Desktop via TCP 3389 port (default port). In some situations, as when we wish to obtain a more secure environment, changing the remote access port can be useful. To change the port of Remote Desktop follow these steps: Connect to your server via Remote Desktop 1.Click simultaneously on the

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LinkedIn was hacked four years ago, and what initially seemed to be a theft of 6.5 million passwords has actually turned out to be a breach of 117 million passwords.     Almost after 4 years, a hacker under the nickname “Peace” is offering for sale what he/she claims to be the database of 167

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MYSQL Backup Command

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 by

Backup is important for us. We should configure automatic backup on our server. Sometimes we want to take quick backup so we can do it from command. It’s also helps to take backup of large database size. The most straight forward method to create backup of the MySQL database management system uses the mysqldump utility from the command

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Today we will discuss about linux commands which is very useful for Linux system admin. There are many commands in linux but going to mention some commands which is mostly used in Hosting industry for linux. TOP The top command provides a real-time view of a running system. This is best command for linux admins to check server load, uptime

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Domain name status codes

Saturday, 07 May 2016 by

The status of a domain name can be seen in its who is information. To check the who is details of a domain name, you can use online who is checking tool such as Note: A domain name registry is a database of all domain names and the associated registrant information in the top

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Microsoft has revealed that July 29 will be the last day for users to free upgrade to Windows 10. In Microsoft official blog, the company announced that after July 29, users will either have to buy a device that comes with Windows 10, or purchase the full version of Windows 10 Home for $119. The company