Stay safe online - 2019-06-24

Android banking trojan Anubis found incorporating ransomware features

A new version of Anubis banking malware was found on Google Play - it can steal PayPal credentials and lock personal files on Android devices. More
News Viruses and parasites   April 09, 2019  

Criminals can fake medical scan results via remote network attacks

Cybercriminals can get access to the hospital network and fake medical scan results to create conditions or hide diseases. More
News Security   April 08, 2019  

Bayer cyber attack: Chinese hackers Wicked Panda used Winnti malware

Pharmaceutical giant Bayer experiences a cyber attack launched by a cybercriminal group Wicked Panda. More
News Security   April 06, 2019  

Unprotected AWS S3 buckets caused exposure of 540M Facebook records

Unprotected Amazon servers lead to a huge data breach involving 540 million Facebook records. More
News Security   April 05, 2019  

Michigan medical practice refuses to pay the ransom - all data erased

Ransomware attack on Michigan medical practice: all patient data, including appointment schedules, get wiped . More
News Viruses and parasites   April 04, 2019  

IEncrypt ransomware infects US drink producer Arizona Beverages

One of the biggest drink suppliers in the US was hit by iEncrypt ransomware in a targeted attack. More
News Viruses and parasites   April 03, 2019  

New York Albany City ransomware attack: several services impacted

The ransomware crippled some of the city's services, although the officials worked on swift recovery. More
News Viruses and parasites   April 02, 2019  

Toyota Japan breach leaves 3.1M customers exposed

More than 3.1 million customer information exposed after the second Toyota security breach in less than five weeks. More
News Security   April 01, 2019  

Gustuff banking trojan targets Android cryptocurrency and banking apps

Android banking trojan targets 130 cryptocurrency and banking applications and steals funds. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 30, 2019  

Google Dev uncovers TP-Link SR20 router Zero-day vulnerability

Google security expert Matthew Garrett discloses Zero-day arbitrary code execution vulnerability after 90-day silence from TP-Link. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   March 29, 2019  

Tech support scam scheme cost Office Depot and $35 Million

Office Depot companies and provided users with "PC Health Check" app that convinced them to buy diagnostic and repair services. More
News Security   March 28, 2019  

UC Browser apps have been exposing users to MiTM attacks

UC Browser is found to contain malicious ability to expose its users to remote attackers. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   March 27, 2019  

Operation ShadowHammer: ASUS Live Update software pushed malware

Hackers hijacked updates propagated via ASUS Live Update Utility to install backdoors on thousands of users' PCs. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 26, 2019  

Gandcrab 5.2 spread via false CDC emails that warn about a Flu pandemic

Crooks spread Gancrab 5.2 ransomware via suspicious email messages that pretend to be from the Centers for Disease and Control Prevention. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 25, 2019  

Facebook users' passwords stored in plaintext by accident since 2012

Hundreds of millions of Facebook users' passwords stored in plaintext since 2012 by accident. More
News Security   March 24, 2019  
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