Security and spyware news

Stay safe online - 2018-02-24
OMG Mirai botnet turns IoT devices into proxy servers

OMG Mirai botnet turns IoT devices into proxy servers

New Mirai malware called OMG can turn any IoT device into the proxy server. More
SamSam ransomware hit Colorado Department of Transportation

SamSam ransomware hit Colorado Department of Transportation

2,000 computers were shut down due to SamSam virus attack to Colorado Department of Transportation. More

Tesla's Amazon cloud account hacked for mining cryptocurrency

Tesla's Amazon cloud account hacked for mining cryptocurrency

Crooks hacked Tesla’s cloud resources to run Stratum cryptocurrency-mining malware. More
IRS warns about a new scam type involving erroneous tax refunds

IRS warns about a new scam type involving erroneous tax refunds

IRS warns about new Tax Refund Scam techniques. Tax Season 2018 begun at the end of January 2018. More
General News  2018-02-20
Cyber criminals used Google AdWords to steal Bitcoins

Cyber criminals used Google AdWords to steal Bitcoins

Crooks stole $50 million in Bitcoins with the help of Google ads. More
News Spam and phishing  2018-02-19

Mikaela Hoover's nude photos leaked in Fappening 2018

Mikaela Hoover's nude photos leaked in Fappening 2018

Fappening continues in 2018: Mikaela Hoover becomes a new victim. More
News Spam and phishing  2018-02-18
Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opening disrupted by cyber attack

Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opening disrupted by cyber attack

Servers of PyeongChang Olympic committee were hacked during the opening ceremony. More
News Security  2018-02-17

Apple scams returned in January

Apple scams returned in January

New wave of Apple scams was noticed at the beginning of January. More
News Spam and phishing  2018-02-16
UK government: Kremlin is responsible for NotPetya ransomware attack

UK government: Kremlin is responsible for NotPetya ransomware attack

British Foreign Office Minister accused Russia of massive NotPetya cyber attack in June 2017. More
News Security  2018-02-15
Equifax data breach exposed more info than initially reported

Equifax data breach exposed more info than initially reported

Hackers have stolen more information during Equifax data breach than initially expected. More
General News  2018-02-14

Love letters from Necurs botnet and other Valentine’s Day scams

Love letters from Necurs botnet and other Valentine’s Day scams

Scammers are not looking for love; they are looking for your personal information and money. More
News Spam and phishing  2018-02-13
U.K and U.S websites hit by Monero-mining malware

U.K and U.S websites hit by Monero-mining malware

Government sites were hijacked by a hidden script of Monero miner. More
News Security  2018-02-12

Apple releases the battery health tool to disable intentional iPhone slowdowns

Apple releases the battery health tool to disable intentional iPhone slowdowns

After a year of silence, Apple admits an intentional slow down of iPhones lithium-ion batteries. More
News  2018-02-11
Details of 12k social media influencers are leaked due to Octoly breach

Details of 12k social media influencers are leaked due to Octoly breach

Using an unsecured Amazon server resulted in the data breach at Octoly marketing firm. More
News Security  2018-02-10
Kitboga helps you not to fall for Zeus virus scam and other hoaxes

Kitboga helps you not to fall for Zeus virus scam and other hoaxes

Thousands of people are fascinated how Kitboga wastes scammer’s time. More
News Spam and phishing  2018-02-09

1 2 3 4 5