Stay safe online - 2020-04-02

"Fleeceware" apps plague Google Play with 600 million downloads

"Fleeceware" apps - a new type of fraud Google yet to defeat. More
News Security   January 17, 2020  

P&N Bank informs customers about the potential data breach

Community-owned bank discloses the hacker attack that may have exposed data of 100K customers. More
News   January 16, 2020  

Emotet developers drop phishing emails to the United Nations

600 misleading messages delivered by Emotet to the United Nations users. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 15, 2020  

After more than 10 years, Microsoft stops supporting Windows 7

The end for Windows 7: the OS will no longer be updated and protected from cyberattacks and vulnerabilities. More
News   January 14, 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 one of the hottest topics in 2019.More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   January 14, 2020  

Magecart steals donations for Australian bushfire crisis

"ATMZOW" credit card skimmer used on a legitimate Australia's bushfire donation site More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   January 13, 2020  

Google removes more than 1,700 apps infected with Joker malware

Bread malware had planted a significant number of infectious apps to Play store throughout the past years. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 11, 2020  

Firefox patches critical zero-day vulnerability exploited in the wild

The zero-day vulnerability would allow the attackers to take over users' machines. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   January 10, 2020  

TikTok flaw allowed hackers to read text messages and control accounts

TikTok's security vulnerabilities, misused in hijacking accounts and manipulating them, is finally patched. More
News Security   January 09, 2020  

Sodinokibi ransomware appears to be guilty of Travelex attack

A closer view to the December 31st Travelex malware attack. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 08, 2020  

Former IT executive caught for wire fraud: restitution is set to $6M

Former executive, who managed to steal $6 million from his bosses, faces up to 20 years of prison after pleading guilty. More
News   January 07, 2020  

Japanese sex hotel disaster: search engine leaked customer personal data

The popular Love Hotel search engine Happy Hotel suffered a data breach. More
News Security   January 06, 2020  

Google Chrome extension used to steal crypto-wallet passwords

Shitcoin Wallet extension caught injecting malicious JavaScript to steal passwords from cryptocurrency wallets and portals. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   January 04, 2020  

Travelex currency exchange service taken down by malware attack

The New Year's Eve malware attack rendered Travelex customers being unable to order currency online. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 03, 2020  

Maastricht University gets almost all of its Windows systems encrypted by ransomware

Netherlands Maastricht University becomes a victim of ransomware just before Christmas. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 02, 2020  
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