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Stay safe online - 2020-11-29
A bug discovered in cPanel allows bypassing two-factor authentication

A bug discovered in cPanel allows bypassing two-factor authentication

Major security flaw can lead to attacks on web hosting companies: more than 70 million sites managed via cPanel software. More
More than 300K Spotify accounts compromised by credential stuffing attack

More than 300K Spotify accounts compromised by credential stuffing attack

Hackers used 300 million records with username/password combinations for hacking into other Spotify accounts. More
News Security  2020-11-24

A list of Fortinet VPNs with exploitable vulnerability got published

A list of Fortinet VPNs with exploitable vulnerability got published

Hacker exposed a list of 50 000 Fortinet VPN devices that can be easily exploited. More
News Security  2020-11-23
Ransomware attack shuts down major web hosting provider Managed.com

Ransomware attack shuts down major web hosting provider Managed.com

The attack forced the company to shut down hosting systems, along with customer websites. More
Southeast Asia government institutions targeted by Chinese APT group

Southeast Asia government institutions targeted by Chinese APT group

Espionage attack on the government sector leaves at least 200 systems infected with malware. More
News Security  2020-11-17

Covid-19 vaccine developers actively targeted by state-funded APTs

Covid-19 vaccine developers actively targeted by state-funded APTs

North Korean and Russian hackers actively targeting seven labs developing Covid-19 vaccine, Microsoft reports. More
News Security  2020-11-16
Ragnar Locker gang runs ads on hacked Facebook accounts

Ragnar Locker gang runs ads on hacked Facebook accounts

Ragnar Locker ransomware creators breached Campari Group servers. More

Tianfu Cup 2020: Chinese hacking contest shows flaws in Chrome, Windows

Tianfu Cup 2020: Chinese hacking contest shows flaws in Chrome, Windows

The most popular tech brands got owned - Chinese hacking contest participants exploited new 0-days to break in. More
News Security  2020-11-10
Trump fights the election: voter information leaked on the lawsuit site

Trump fights the election: voter information leaked on the lawsuit site

Trump campaign's website, set up for self-reporting voters, had an SQL injection flaw that exposes personal data to anyone. More
News  2020-11-09
Japanese video game maker Capcom suffers cyberattack

Japanese video game maker Capcom suffers cyberattack

Capcom's email and file servers breached by a third party. More
News Security  2020-11-05

Barbie makers Mattel hit by ransomware: TrickBot possibly to blame

Barbie makers Mattel hit by ransomware: TrickBot possibly to blame

The company suffers the ransomware attack and discloses that business functions got affected, even though temporarily. More
Users should update Chrome: Google patched second zero-day in two weeks

Users should update Chrome: Google patched second zero-day in two weeks

Google released a new Chrome update for Mac, Windows, and Linux users in order to eliminate vulnerabilities including a new zero-day. More

Well-known Maze ransomware gang is shutting down its operations

Well-known Maze ransomware gang is shutting down its operations

Although the Maze ransomware group is prevalent, it started to shut down six weeks ago. More
Hacker stole $24 million worth of cryptocurrency from Harvest Finance

Hacker stole $24 million worth of cryptocurrency from Harvest Finance

Harvest Finance confirmed the loss of $24 million: the hacker returned $2.5 million later. More
News Security  2020-10-28
Beware of a new phishing campaign using fake voter registration forms

Beware of a new phishing campaign using fake voter registration forms

Fake voter registration forms used to collect user data, banking, and email passwords. More
News Spam and phishing  2020-10-26

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