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iCloud Possibly Suffered A Privacy Breach Last Year That Apple Kept a Secret

30 Leden, 2019 - 10:56
Late last year when an unknown group of hackers stole secret access tokens for millions of Facebook accounts by taking advantage of a flaw in its website, the company disclosed the incident and informed its affected users. Similarly, when Twitter was hit by multiple vulnerabilities (#1, #2, #3) in the last few months, the social media company disclosed those incidents and informed its affected
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New FaceTime Bug Lets Callers Hear and See You Without You Picking Up

30 Leden, 2019 - 08:09
If you own an Apple device, you should immediately turn OFF FaceTime app for a few days. A jaw-dropping unpatched privacy bug has been uncovered in Apple's popular video and audio call app FaceTime that could let someone hear or see you before you even pick up your call. The bug is going viral on Twitter and other social media platforms with multiple users complaining of this privacy issue
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

How to Recover Lost or Deleted Files?

29 Leden, 2019 - 13:02
Have you ever lost your important files, like memories or official documents, accidentally or maliciously? Adding more... when you even do not have any backup for the same. Unfortunate, right? We've all been there. Just last week I formatted my computer and later found that I didn’t have any backup for some recently saved important files. It was an absolute nightmare. We have frequently
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Europol Now Going After People Who Bought DDoS-for-Hire Services

29 Leden, 2019 - 10:13
If you were a buyer of any online DDoS-for-hire service, you might be in trouble. After taking down and arresting the operators of the world's biggest DDoS-for-hire service last year, the authorities are now in hunt for customers who bought the service that helped cyber criminals launch millions of attacks against several banks, government institutions, and gaming industry. Europol has
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Police Shut Down xDedic – An Online Market for Cyber Criminals

29 Leden, 2019 - 08:54
In an international operation involving law enforcement authorities from the U.S. and several European countries, feds have shut down an online underground marketplace and arrested three suspects in Ukraine. Dubbed xDedic, the illegal online marketplace let cybercriminals buy, sell or rent out access to thousands of hacked computers and servers across the world and personally identifiable
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New Exploit Threatens Over 9,000 Hackable Cisco RV320/RV325 Routers Worldwide

28 Leden, 2019 - 12:31
If the connectivity and security of your organization rely on Cisco RV320 or RV325 Dual Gigabit WAN VPN routers, then you need to immediately install the latest firmware update released by the vendor last week. Cyber attackers have actively been exploiting two newly patched high-severity router vulnerabilities in the wild after a security researcher released their proof-of-concept exploit code
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Researchers Release Tool That Finds Vulnerable Robots on the Internet

28 Leden, 2019 - 09:30
A team at a robot cybersecurity startup has released a free, open-source tool for information security professionals to help them easily 'footprint' and detect unprotected robots, not only connected to the Internet, but also to the industrial environments where they operate. Dubbed "Aztarna," the framework has been developed by Alias Robotics, a Spanish cybersecurity firm focused on robots and
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

GandCrab ransomware and Ursnif virus spreading via MS Word macros

25 Leden, 2019 - 12:29
Security researchers have discovered two separate malware campaigns, one of which is distributing the Ursnif data-stealing trojan and the GandCrab ransomware in the wild, whereas the second one is only infecting victims with Ursnif malware. Though both malware campaigns appear to be a work of two separate cybercriminal groups, we find many similarities in them. Both attacks start from
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

China Blocks Microsoft's Bing Search Engine, Despite Offering Censored Results

25 Leden, 2019 - 07:07
Update: Microsoft's search engine Bing has been restored in China after being inaccessible in the country for almost two days. According to sources familiar with the matter, Bing was blocked due to an accidental technical error and not due to an attempt at censorship. China has blocked Microsoft-owned search engine Bing, the company confirmed after receiving complaints from users throughout
Kategorie: Hacking & Security