Stay safe online - 2021-04-12

Fancy Bear DDoS attacks against organizations' websites are growing

Cybercriminals from Russia are trying to demand money from financial institutions, organizations, and other industries worldwide. More
News Security   October 20, 2020  

TrickBot survives Microsoft and other tech companies’ initiated takedown

Microsoft and other companies tried to take down the infamous TrickBot botnet. More
News Security   October 14, 2020  

New Android ransomware spotted: activates when pressing the Home button

Microsoft warning: new Android ransomware successfully spreading through third-party pages and online forums. More
News Viruses and parasites   October 12, 2020  

Google’s new security alerts to arrive via app notifications

Google is introducing a new way to alert its users about critical security issues: expect direct alerts within apps. More
News Security   October 09, 2020  

Scammer attacks against not stopping

Rogue software developer and known scammer releases fake claims about 2-spyware involvement aiming to wreck the reputation. More
General News   October 07, 2020  

Fake Telegram and Threema Android apps help to spy on users

Hacker group known for the attacks in the Middle East use fake apps to spread new Android spyware . More
News Viruses and parasites   October 05, 2020  

2 men got charged for breaching NBA, NFL players' social media accounts

NBA and NFL players became victims of a phishing attack: social media accounts compromised. More
News Spam and phishing   October 01, 2020  

Exorcist 2.0 ransomware finds victims through fake software crack sites

Malicious ads redirect users to fake software crack websites. More
News Viruses and parasites   September 30, 2020  

Google Chrome OS updates are causing CPU usage and heating problems

Google Play Store does not work properly after Chrome OS updates. More
News Security   September 28, 2020  

Instagram bug: one image file needed to trigger spying on app users

Hackers could break into the phone and spy on you through the camera and microphone by using an Instagram bug. More
News Security   September 25, 2020  

Microsoft secures server after massive data leak in Microsoft Bing app

13 billion records from the Bing search engine were leaked online. More
News Security   September 22, 2020  

Firefox App for Android can get hijacked due to high-risk vulnerability

Flaw residing in the SSDP engine lets hackers exploit browsers on Android phones connected to the same Wi-Fi network. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   September 21, 2020  

US sanctions hacker company linked to Iranian government

The US says Rana company works for the Iranian government. More
News Security   September 18, 2020  

CISA: Chinese hackers are exploiting Citrix, F5, Exchange flaws

The US government says that China-sponsored hackers are actively targeting well-known devices and servers. More
News Security   September 15, 2020  

Users of dating site network were exposed online

The Elasticsearch server was left online without a password: 320 million records leaked. More
News Security   September 14, 2020