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Hackers deprive Jhang school teacher of money

JHANG: In the latest cyber attack, a group of hackers siphoned off money from the account of a school teacher after managing to get his pin code, ARY News reported.  As per details, the hackers deprived the school teacher, Rafique Nadeem belonging to Jhang district of Punjab, of more than Rs400,000. Speaking to media, he said the hackers called him from the helpline of a bank and sought his pin code. The callers had complete details of his account which was why he was compelled to share with them his password, he…

Careem’s 14 million users’ data stolen in cyber attack: Here’s what you need to do now

DUBAI: Popular ride-hailing app Careem was hit by a cyber attack that compromised the data of 14 million users including those using the service in Pakistan. The company learned of the breach, in which access was gained to a computer system that stored customer and driver account information, on January 14, it said in statement. Names, email addresses, phone numbers and trip data were stolen, though there was no evidence that passwords or credit card information - held on external third-party servers - were compromised,…