Stay safe online - 2018-11-18

Due to unprotected database, Kars4Kids suffered from the data breach

Kars4Kids data breach exposed 21 612 records filled with personally identifiable information. More
News Security   November 18, 2018  

WebCobra - Russian origin crypto-malware mines Monero and Zcash

WebCobra drops a different miner depending on system's architecture. More
News Viruses and parasites   November 16, 2018  

Ransomware virus hits Media Prima's email system and asks 1000 BTC

Ransomware hits Media Prima Berhad Malaysian media group. Last Thursday, the computer systems of the largest Malaysia's media company, Media Prima, were affected by a ransomware virus.More
News Viruses and parasites   November 15, 2018  

Steam bug allowed game developers to generate license keys for free

Valve awarded the flaw hunter $20,000 for disclosing the bug that allowed unlimited access to all games on the Steam platform. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   November 14, 2018  

WannaCry is alive. Thousands of users are in danger

WannaCry is still attacking users from all around the world. More
News Viruses and parasites   November 13, 2018  

New variant of Emotet banking trojan employs email harvesting feature

Banking trojan Emotet is back with the newest spam campaign: can also steal email content . More
News Viruses and parasites   November 12, 2018  

Lazarus hackers stole millions from ATMs in Africa and Asia

Lazarus hacking group has been stealing money from ATMs across Africa and Asia since 2016. More
News   November 11, 2018  

BCMUPnP_Hunter IoT Botnet infects 100k routers worldwide, sends spam

The malware exploits a vulnerability in the UPnP-enabled devices. More
News Viruses and parasites   November 09, 2018  

A more modern version of Stuxnet tries to enter Iran’s systems

A new Stuxnet version appears to be guilty of an attack against Iran. More
News Viruses and parasites   November 08, 2018  

1% of HSBC bank customers affected by the data breach

HSBC bank USA announces about the data breach exposing customers' account numbers, balances and other information. More
News Security   November 07, 2018  

Bitcoin scammers use fake Elon Musk's Twitter account to steal $170k

Hackers took over verified accounts and changed the name to Elon Musk to promote Bitcoin scam. More
News Spam and phishing   November 06, 2018  

Scammers preparing for Christmas - beware of the fake DHL parcel emails

Experts warn about email scams mimicking DHL shipment notifications . More
News Spam and phishing   November 05, 2018  

Viewing adult content resulted in malware infection on USGS networks

Malware infection at USGS was found to be related to employee's interest in adult websites. More
News Viruses and parasites   November 04, 2018  

Radisson Hotel Group data breach involves Reward program members' data

Radisson Rewards data breach exposes personal information about customers. More
News Security   November 02, 2018  

Sextortion scams: researchers reveal numbers behind the attacks

Sextortion scam is a successful business for bad actors. Security experts at Cisco Talos released a research report detailing the two recent campaigns of the sextortion scams.More
News Spam and phishing   November 01, 2018  
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