Stay safe online - 2020-04-05

Twitter privacy issues: Firefox cached files sent through DMs

Twitter revealed that a bug allowed private files shared via the platform to be stored inside Firefox cache for up to seven days. More
News Security   April 03, 2020  

Zoom hack allows hackers to compromise Windows and steal credentials

Studying and working from home can lead to hacker attacks since Zoom hack is real due to UNC path injections. More
News Security   April 02, 2020  

Resurface of Zeus Sphinx trojan: threat actors abusing COVID-19 crisis

Phishing surrounding coronavirus outbreak continues - scam emails deliver a new version of Zeus Sphinx banking trojan. More
News Viruses and parasites   April 01, 2020  

Covid-19. Online safety issues during the quarantine: how to manage your privacy

#StayHome Tech – Private Internet Access VPN. Considering how the recent COVID-19 pandemic has been evolving, people all over the world are being encouraged to #StayHome, no matter if they're sick or not.More
News Security   March 31, 2020  

Personal data of almost 5 million Georgian voters exposed online

A data dump containing 4,934,863 Georgian voters' personal information was found being sold on the underground forums. More
News Security   March 30, 2020  

While dealing with COVID-19, hospitals also have to deal with Ryuk

Ryuk ransomware does not leave hospitals alone despite the fact that doctors are already busy with Coronavirus disease patients. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   March 27, 2020  

Rare phishing attack: company delivered malware-laden USB drive

The so-called BadUSB attack executed with the help of a letter that included a gift card from BestBuy. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 27, 2020  

TrickBot uses a malicious Android app to bypass 2FA by various banks

TrickBot malware developers released malicious Android application to bypass the two-factor authentication protection used by various banks. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 26, 2020  

BlackNET malware spread via the fake Corona antivirus tool

Two websites providing misleading protection software were investigated by cybersecurity specialists. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 25, 2020  

Google Play Store distributed malicious ad-fraud apps designed for kids

Tekya malware was downloaded almost 1 million times. Check Point security researchers found that Android applications designed for kids distributed malware dubbed Tekya.More
News Security   March 24, 2020  

Coronavirus phishing attacks continue: now deliver Netwalker ransomware

The overworked members of the healthcare sector are being targeted with coronavirus-themed phishing emails. More
News Spam and phishing   March 23, 2020  

Sodinokibi creators leak and sell data stolen from organizations

Hackers follow each others' techniques: Sodinokibi distributes data stolen from victims on hacker forums. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 21, 2020  

Data breach at Canadian ISP Rogers: open database to blame

Rogers' third-party service provider left an unprotected database open. More
News Security   March 20, 2020  

A new variant of Pysa ransomware is infecting French governments

France claims that Pysa malware has already hit some local networks. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 19, 2020  

APT36 suspected to push Crimson RAT via fake Coronavirus emails

Pakistan-related hackers use Coronavirus health advisories to infect potential victims . More
News Spam and phishing   March 18, 2020  
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