In a matter of two days, I have received at least two friends requests on Facebook from people claiming to be prominent political personalities. When looked closely, I noticed they are adding only journalists — some of whom have prominent … Continue reading Pakistani Journalists, beware of fake accounts
It’s startling how casually authorities in Pakistan take and handle something as sensitive as personal data of its citizens. In one of its recent briefings to the Senate’s Standing Committee on Information Technology and Telecom, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has … Continue reading PTA just admitted to another major data leak and it’s freaking me out
A young woman in Badin has committed suicide after being blackmailed on social media by a man along with his friends. Reportedly, the young woman had already lost quite a lot because of this as her fiance broke off the … Continue reading Cyberbullying is making people commit suicide. How to report cybercrime?
Habib Metro bank has a digital security loophole which makes it impossible for its customers to distinguish their emails from the spoofing and fishing attacks. In the monthly bank statements that Habib Metro sends via email to its customers, one … Continue reading Beware of Habib Metro’s digital security lapse