Stay safe online - 2019-08-19

BlueKeep flaw might still be affecting older Windows versions

NSA is urging users to patch BlueKeep vulnerability before it leads to malicious attacks. More
News   June 06, 2019  

BlackSquid malware uses exploits to inject XMRig Miner into web servers

A highly evasive malware string BlackSquid uses eight exploits and brute-force attacks to cryptojack web servers in Thailand and the US. More
News Viruses and parasites   June 05, 2019  

Attackers accessed Australian National University 19-year-old data

Personal 19-year-old details of more than 200 000 people affected in the massive Australian National University breach. More
News Security   June 04, 2019  

GandGrab RaaS service to shut down after gaining $2 billion in profits

GandCrab operators shutting down their malicious services after a year and a half of operation. More
News Viruses and parasites   June 03, 2019  

Checkers and Rally's data breach exposed customer credit card details

15% of Checkers and Rally's drive-through restaurants were affected by PoS malware that allowed hackers to steal customer credit card details. More
News Security   May 31, 2019  

Nansh0u malware breaches thousands of PHPMyAdmin and MS-SQL servers

Windows MS-SQL and PHPMyAdmin based servers are taken over by Nansh0u malware. More
News Viruses and parasites   May 30, 2019  

Flipboard admits double hack: personal user data at risk

News aggregation app Flipboard was hacked twice since March 2018. More
News Security   May 29, 2019  

First American Corporation leaked 885 million sensitive customer files

The website of First American exposed millions of customer documents that contained banking data and Social Security numbers. More
News Security   May 28, 2019  

MySQL databases targeted for installing GandCrab on Windows servers

Hackers deploy GandCrab ransomware with the help of malicious SQL commands. More
News Viruses and parasites   May 27, 2019  

WordPress 5.2 released with modern cryptographic library updates

WordPress gets an update that includes security and website health check features. More
General News   May 25, 2019  

Researcher SandboxEscaper discovers multiple Windows flaws

Soon after Zero-day discovery within Windows, the hacker has released a code for multiple other Windows vulnerabilities. More
News Security   May 24, 2019  

Google stored G Suite passwords as plain text since 2005

Google has been storing G Suite passwords in plain text for 14 years. More
General News   May 23, 2019  

Game of Thrones fans are getting scammed on online streaming sites

Various Game of Thrones online stream offers are using phishing techniques to dupe users' financial information. More
News Security   May 22, 2019  

Linux version of Winnti malware discovered following Bayer cyberattack

Security researchers discovered a Linux version of a famous Beijing-based malware Winnti. More
News Viruses and parasites   May 21, 2019  

TeamViewer breach in 2016 confirmed - Chinese hackers are to blame

Hackers from China utilized Winnti backdoor to compromise TeamViewer's network in 2016. More
News Security   May 20, 2019  
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