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DarkCrewFriends Returns with Botnet Strategy

26 Červen, 2020 - 22:53
The botnet can be used to mount different kinds of attacks, including code-execution and DDoS.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

8 U.S. City Websites Targeted in Magecart Attacks

26 Červen, 2020 - 22:18
Researchers believe that Click2Gov, municipal payment software, may be at the heart of this most recent government security incident.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

‘Cardplanet’ Operator Sentenced to 9 Years for Selling Stolen Credit Cards

26 Červen, 2020 - 21:06
The carding store victimized mainly U.S. citizens and is responsible for $20 million in fraudulent purchases.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Satori Botnet Creator Sentenced to 13 Months in Prison

26 Červen, 2020 - 17:10
The creator of the Satori/Okiru, Masuta and Tsunami/Fbot botnets has been sentenced to prison for compromising hundreds of thousands of devices.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

TikTok To Stop Clipboard Snooping After Apple Privacy Feature Exposes Behavior

26 Červen, 2020 - 14:22
App will stop reading users’ device cut-and-paste data after a new banner alert in an Apple update uncovered the activity.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Nationwide Facial Recognition Ban Proposed By Lawmakers

25 Červen, 2020 - 21:14
Lawmakers proposed a new bill that would ban the use of facial recognition by law enforcement nationwide.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Golang Worm Widens Scope to Windows, Adds Payload Capacity

25 Červen, 2020 - 20:30
A first-stage malware loader spotted in active campaigns has added additional exploits and a new backdoor capability.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Nvidia Warns Windows Gamers of Serious Graphics Driver Bugs

25 Červen, 2020 - 16:44
Several high-severity flaws in Nvidia's GPU display drivers for Windows users could lead to code-execution, DoS and more.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Office 365 Users Targeted By ‘Coronavirus Employee Training’ Phish

25 Červen, 2020 - 15:09
Threat actors shift focus from COVID-19 to employee coronavirus training and current events like Black Lives Matter as cyber-attacks continue to rise.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Emerging Ransomware Targets Photos, Videos on Android Devices

24 Červen, 2020 - 23:21
The CryCryptor malware strain is a brand-new family of threats, leveraging COVID-19 to spread.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Self-Propagating Lucifer Malware Targets Windows Systems

24 Červen, 2020 - 23:20
A new devilish malware is targeting Windows systems with cryptojacking and DDoS capabilities.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New Bill Targeting ‘Warrant-Proof’ Encryption Draws Ire

24 Červen, 2020 - 17:54
The Lawful Access to Encrypted Data Act is being decried as "an awful idea" by security experts.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Experts Denounce Racial Bias of Crime-Predictive Facial-Recognition AI

24 Červen, 2020 - 16:30
An open letter signed by experts in the field from MIT, Microsoft and Google aim to stop the ‘tech to prison’ pipeline.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Sodinokibi Ransomware Now Scans Networks For PoS Systems

23 Červen, 2020 - 22:35
Attackers are compromising large companies with the Cobalt Strike malware, and then deploying the Sodinokibi ransomware.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Work From Home Opens New Remote Insider Threats

23 Červen, 2020 - 20:50
Remote work is opening up new insider threats - whether it's negligence or malicious employees - and companies are scrambling to stay on top of these unprecedented risks.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Hakbit Ransomware Attack Uses GuLoader, Malicious Microsoft Excel Attachments

23 Červen, 2020 - 16:39
Recent spearphishing emails spread the Hakbit ransomware using malicious Microsoft Excel attachments and the GuLoader dropper.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

The Evolution of DevSecOps

23 Červen, 2020 - 15:00
A recent DivvyCloud survey found that in 2019, a majority of respondents reported being in the final optimization stages of their cloud journey, with 59% indicating they are in the DevOps Optimization stage (an 11% increase from 2018).
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Remote Workers Pose New Security Risks

23 Červen, 2020 - 14:16
Organizations sent workers home during COVID-19 lockdown without adequate security preparation.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Report: ‘BlueLeaks’ Exposes Sensitive Data From Police Departments

22 Červen, 2020 - 23:31
DDoSecrets has published data from over 200 police departments, law enforcement training and support resources and fusion centers.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Adobe Prompts Users to Uninstall Flash Player As EOL Date Looms

22 Červen, 2020 - 21:09
Adobe will prompt Flash Player users to uninstall the application before the Dec. 31, 2020 end of life date hits.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security