Stay safe online - 2022-08-18

Amazon fixes the Ring Android app bug that exposed camera recordings

Amazon silently solves the vulnerability in applications that have possibly led to data exposure. More
News Security   August 18, 2022  

UK water supplier reports the disruption due to the cyber attack

A company supplying water for 1,6 million consumers daily confirmed the cyberattack. More
News Security   August 16, 2022  

US government is offering $10 million bounty for any info on Conti hackers

U.S. State Department announced Conti ransomware members as a threat to national security. More
News Security   August 12, 2022  

Snapchat and American Express users suffer from an open redirect flaw

Open redirect flaw exploited for phishing purposes. Researchers have found that attackers are exploiting an open redirect flaw to steal people's credentials and personally identifiable information using American Express and Snapchat domains.More
News Security   August 10, 2022  

Exploited Twitter vulnerability led to over 5 million account compromise

The vulnerability allows the attackers to link one's Twitter account by using an email or phone address. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   August 08, 2022  

New Woody RAT malware targets Russian entities

Russian organizations in the eyesight of a new RAT. A new RAT has been discovered by security researchers called Woody RAT.More
News Security   August 05, 2022  

Indonesia reinstates access to Steam and Yahoo while other services remain banned

The new strict Kominfo licensing law requires companies to adhere to strict regulations. More
News   August 03, 2022  

Malicious npm packages tapped to steal Discord users’ information

Malicious campaign to infect Discord users with malware in motion. More
News Security   August 01, 2022  

Google delays the third-party cookie blocking in Chrome to 2024

Google pushes the plan to block cookies from third parties yet again. More
News Security   July 29, 2022  

Malicious IIS extensions are used to improve persistence of backdoors

IIS extensions used to backdoor unpatched Exchange servers. More
News Security   July 27, 2022  

Amadey Bot distributed in SmokeyLoader campaign via cracked software

A new version of Amadey malware pushed using cracks and keygen sites to lure people. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 25, 2022  

Ukrainian radio network hacked to display fake news about the president

Fake News about the health of President Zelenskiy reported after the Russian hacker attack. More
News   July 22, 2022  

FBI recovers $500,000 paid to the North Korean ransomware hackers

Maui ransomware collected funds from healthcare organizations got seized by the Department of Justice. More
News   July 21, 2022  

Google took down several apps from the Play Store for spreading malware

Several malware families like Joker, Facestealer, and Coper were distributed via the marketplace before the app takedown. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 19, 2022  

Microsoft pushes mac users to patch against macOS App Sandbox flaw

Microsoft reported the exploit code for a macOS vulnerability that can lead to attacks. More