Stay safe online - 2020-09-27

Hackers aim to gather data from OkCupid Android application users

Security issues found in online dating platform can allow attackers to remotely spy or gather private information. More
News Security   July 29, 2020  

New QSnatch malware attack reports: 62,000 QNAP NAS devices infected

The QSnatch malware that was first spotted in 2019 grew from 7,000 bots to more than 62,000 affected devices. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 28, 2020  

Apple accused of profiting from iTunes gift card scams

Apple is being sued over not taking adequate action against iTunes scams. More
News Spam and phishing   July 27, 2020  

Garmin smartwatches and aviation shut down due to ransomware attack

Garmin smartwatch and aviation services shut down for hours - new WastedLocker ransomware supposed to be the culprit. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 25, 2020  

New security issues in the Android app can affect China’s DJI Drones

Researchers warn about vulnerabilities that can lead to full hacker control of smartphones and DJI's servers. More
News Security   July 24, 2020  

Ransomware attack on Blackbaud leaks University of York students’ data

Third-party service provider for number of non-profit organizations, as well as University of York, was hacked. More
News Security   July 23, 2020  

Chinese hackers allegedly target COVID-19 vaccine and government data

The US accuses two hackers of working with China's Ministry of State security to obtain data from government organizations. More
News Security   July 22, 2020  

Data backup and recovery: why is it important to you

The world is going digital: data backup and restore is becoming crucial to corporate institutions and advised to home users. More
Articles News   July 21, 2020  

New Android malware targets data on entertainment, social media apps

BlackRock Android malware targets passwords and credit card details from dating, social media, instant messaging applications. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 20, 2020  

The Most Secure Browser of 2020

Most secure browser has never been as important as it is in 2020 Internet security and privacy were the two things frequently discussed in 2019.More

Bitcoin scam on Twitter affected V.I.P users including Elon Musk

The biggest Twitter hack allowed attackers to tweet on behalf of Elon Musk, Joe Biden, Bill Gates, and other V.I.P users. More
News Security   July 17, 2020  

Warning: 17-year-old bug in Windows DNS servers can be exploited

Microsoft Windows servers can be hijacked when the critical "wormable" vulnerability gets exploited. More
News Security   July 15, 2020  

MGM Resorts data breach disaster: 142 million customers affected

The 2019 MGM Resorts data breach is much bigger than initially anticipated. More
News   July 14, 2020  

Russian hacker, who says he was framed, found guilty for LinkedIn hack

A jury found the Russian hacker guilty for breaching LinkedIn, Dropbox, and Formspring in 2012. More
General News   July 13, 2020  

Hacking campaigns on smart devices can lead to medication overdose

Researchers note about the popular smartwatch tracker vulnerability that can be used to hack devices and send medication alerts. More
News Security   July 11, 2020