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Researcher Builds Parler Archive Amid Amazon Suspension

11 Leden, 2021 - 21:54
A researcher scraped and archived public Parler posts before the conservative social networking service was taken down by Amazon, Apple and Google.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

SolarWinds Hack Potentially Linked to Turla APT

11 Leden, 2021 - 18:53
Researchers have spotted notable code overlap between the Sunburst backdoor and a known Turla weapon.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Malicious Software Infrastructure Easier to Get and Deploy Than Ever

8 Leden, 2021 - 22:31
Researchers at Recorded Future report a rise in cracked Cobalt Strike and other open-source adversarial tools with easy-to-use interfaces.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

A Look Ahead at 2021: SolarWinds Fallout and Shifting CISO Budgets

8 Leden, 2021 - 21:44
Threatpost editors discuss the SolarWinds hack, healthcare ransomware attacks and other threats that will plague enterprises in 2021.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Ryuk Rakes in $150M in Ransom Payments

8 Leden, 2021 - 21:19
An examination of the malware gang's payments reveals insights into its economic operations.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

SolarWinds Hires Chris Krebs, Alex Stamos in Wake of Hack

8 Leden, 2021 - 18:19
Former CISA director Chris Krebs and former Facebook security exec Alex Stamos have teamed up to create a new consulting group - and have been hired by SolarWinds.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

FBI Warns of Egregor Attacks on Businesses Worldwide

8 Leden, 2021 - 15:15
The agency said the malware has already compromised more than 150 organizations and provided insight into its ransomware-as-a-service behavior.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Bugs in Firefox, Chrome, Edge Allow Remote System Hijacking

8 Leden, 2021 - 07:00
Major browsers get an update to fix separate bugs that both allow for remote attacks, which could potentially allow hackers to takeover targeted devices.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Biden to Appoint Cybersecurity Advisor to NSC – Report

7 Leden, 2021 - 23:21
Anne Neuberger will join the National Security Council, according to sources.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Nvidia Warns Windows Gamers of High-Severity Graphics Driver Flaws

7 Leden, 2021 - 22:14
In all, Nvidia patched flaws tied to 16 CVEs across its graphics drivers and vGPU software, in its first security update of 2021.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Fired Healthcare Exec Stalls Critical PPE Shipment for Months

7 Leden, 2021 - 20:36
A fired Stradis Healthcare employee sought revenge by tampering with shipping data for desperately needed healthcare PPE.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Threatpost Poll: Weigh in on Ransomware Security

7 Leden, 2021 - 19:34
Provide your views on ransomware and how to deal with it in our anonymous Threatpost poll.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New Year, New Ransomware: Babuk Locker Targets Large Corporations

7 Leden, 2021 - 19:08
Despite being a mostly run-of-the-mill ransomware strain, Babuk Locker's encryption mechanisms and abuse of Windows Restart Manager sets it apart.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Facebook’s Mandatory Data-Sharing Rules for WhatsApp Spark Ire

7 Leden, 2021 - 13:53
The messaging platform will update its privacy platform on Feb. 8 to integrate further with its parent company, prompting users to cry foul over privacy issues.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

NSA Urges SysAdmins to Replace Obsolete TLS Protocols

6 Leden, 2021 - 23:16
The NSA released new guidance providing system administrators with the tools to update outdated TLS protocols.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

It’s Not the Trump Sex Tape, It’s a RAT

6 Leden, 2021 - 22:20
Criminals are using the end of the Trump presidency to deliver a new remote-access trojan (RAT) variant disguised as a sex video of the outgoing POTUS, researchers report.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Feds Issue Recommendations for Maritime Cybersecurity

6 Leden, 2021 - 21:29
Report outlines deep cybersecurity challenges for the public/private seagoing sector.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Cybercriminals Ramp Up Exploits Against Serious Zyxel Flaw

6 Leden, 2021 - 17:40
More than 100,000 Zyxel networking products could be vulnerable to a hardcoded credential vulnerability (CVE-2020-29583) potentially allowing cybercriminal device takeover.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Feds Pinpoint Russia as ‘Likely’ Culprit Behind SolarWinds Attack

6 Leden, 2021 - 16:05
The widespread compromise affecting key government agencies is ongoing, according to the U.S. government.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

RCE ‘Bug’ Found and Disputed in Popular PHP Scripting Framework

5 Leden, 2021 - 23:28
Impacted are PHP-based websites running a vulnerable version of the web-app creation tool Zend Framework and some Laminas Project releases.
Kategorie: Hacking & Security