Stay safe online - 2021-05-13

Zero-day flaw allows attacking Cisco IOS XR devices

Recently discovered zero-day flaw makes Cisco devices insecure. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   September 02, 2020  

Apple defenses bypassed: Shlayered apps accidentally allowed on macOS

Another OSX/Shlayer campaign spotted, and not even Apple's notarization process can stop it. More
News Viruses and parasites   September 01, 2020  

Government has no clue who’s behind cyber attacks: NZX still suffering

The DDoS attack hit the New Zealand stock exchange, and the government tries to find the ones responsible for these cyberattacks. More
News Security   August 31, 2020  

QBot operators change tactics to infect victims via hijacked email

Email threads can get hijacked by the QBot trojan, so other people get malware from your replies. More
News Viruses and parasites   August 28, 2020  

Russian offered $1 million to US company employee for malware planting

Russian hacker charged for trying to hire a person from Nevada-based company to spread malware. More
News Security   August 27, 2020  

Hacker-for-hire group uses malicious 3Ds Max plugin to spread malware

APT hackers exploit 3Ds Max software to compromise computers of a luxury architecture firm. More
News Security   August 26, 2020  

Iranian hackers target international companies with Dharma ransomware

Companies in Russia, China, India, and Japan hit by Dharma ransomware with ransom demands of 1-5 Bitcoin. More
News Viruses and parasites   August 25, 2020  

Hackers may exploit a weakness in Google Drive to spread malware

The unpatched security flaw can allow attackers to send malicious documents and images with malware scripts. More
News Web browsers and vulnerabilities   August 24, 2020  

University of Utah pays $457K ransom to prevent data disclosure

The university managed to get their files back from backups but had to pay ransom to prevent sensitive data leak. More
News Viruses and parasites   August 22, 2020  

Visited porn sites? You are infected! (Top most dangerous sites)

Porn sites' popularity is booming - so is malware's. More
News Security   August 21, 2020  

WannaRen ransomware decryption keys released by Hidden Shadow actors

Hidden Shadow cybercriminal gang backs off and releases keys for WannaRen ransomare. More
News Viruses and parasites   August 20, 2020  

TeamTNT group spreads AWS credential-stealing worm

The malware installs cryptominer and steals AWS credentials. More
News Viruses and parasites   August 19, 2020  

Cruise ship operator Carnival hit by ransomware

The cyberattack was performed over the weekend. Carnival Corporation, the largest cruise ship operator, has disclosed a cybersecurity incident.More
News Viruses and parasites   August 18, 2020  

2spyware ransomware: another attempt to destroy site’s reputation

Malicious actors continue to threaten 2-spyware. There are many cybercriminal groups: some are motivated by financial benefits while others seek completely different goals.More
News   August 17, 2020  

Even malware can have bugs: Emotet gang did not notice it for 6 months

Emotet bug was not noticed for half a year and used for a good purpose. More
News Viruses and parasites   August 15, 2020