Stay safe online - 2019-08-19

Magecart compromises 17,000 domains via the misconfigured S3 Buckets

New Magecart campaign automatically scans for misconfigured Amazon S3 buckets to inject JavaScript-based card skimmer. More
News Security   July 12, 2019  

160K resumes on Chinese recruitment site allegedly leaked by staff

Former employees of the Zhilian recruitment site confess to exposing 160K personal resumes. More
News Security   July 11, 2019  

Korean TV show torrents distributed with GoBot2 backdoor variant

A variant of GoBot2 backdoor includes Korean victims into a DDoS botnet, allows remote code execution. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 10, 2019  

Microsoft warns: fileless Astaroth malware is back with a new campaign

Fileless malware named Astaroth is back. Still works on stealing sensitive data. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 09, 2019  

DDoS attacker DerpTrolling sentenced to 27 months in prison

The hacker who launched DDoS attacks at Sony, Steam, Riot Games, EA, and other platforms during 2013 Christmas period will serve jail time. More
News Security   July 08, 2019  

The Godlua backdoor: first malware using DNS over HTTPS protocol

Security researchers discover new malware strain that abuses the DNS over HTTPS protocol to secure its communication channels. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 07, 2019  

10 million Android users tricked by "Updates for Samsung" app

Android application claims to update Samsung firmware but instead shows ads and demands money. More
News Security   July 05, 2019  

D-Link promises the FTC no more safety failures in produced equipment

Internet of things producer D-Link promised to undertake more-advanced security measures in the FTC settlement. More
News Security   July 04, 2019  

OmniRAT developer swiped by German police, laptop and computer seized

OmniRAT developer was surprised by a visit from the German police, which confiscated digital footprint devices. More
News Security   July 03, 2019  

Libyan hacker used Facebook platform to distribute trojans for years

Security experts uncovered Facebook accounts that pushed malware to tens of thousands of people for the past five years. More
News Spam and phishing   July 02, 2019  

Leaky AWS S3 buckets disclose sensitive data of Netflix, Ford

Data management company Attunity left unprotected cloud storage buckets that contained sensitive details of Fortune 100 companies. More
News Security   July 01, 2019 MongoDB exposes 5 million personal records

Misconfigured Mongo database exposes personal data belonging to, including medical details and first names. More
News Security   June 30, 2019  

PCM cloud solution provider breached by hackers, customer info stolen

PCM Inc. suffers from a data breach that allowed hackers to get into the company's infrastructure. More
News Security   June 28, 2019  

Ad server of a video converter site used to spread SEON ransomware

Hacked advertising server for a video converter site made to spread SEON ransomware via the GreenFlash Sundown exploit kit. More
News Viruses and parasites   June 27, 2019  

Riltok Trojan horse. Main targets - Russia and the whole Europe

After targeting Russia, Riltok switches its direction to France. More
News Viruses and parasites   June 26, 2019  
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