Stay safe online - 2020-10-29

Hacker stole $24 million worth of cryptocurrency from Harvest Finance

Harvest Finance confirmed the loss of $24 million: the hacker returned $2.5 million later. More
News Security   October 28, 2020  

Adobe fights deep fakes: brings new content attribution tool

Adobe has begun testing the content attribution tool in Photoshop that lets creators attach secure watermark to photos. More
News Security   October 21, 2020  

Fancy Bear DDoS attacks against organizations' websites are growing

Cybercriminals from Russia are trying to demand money from financial institutions, organizations, and other industries worldwide. More
News Security   October 20, 2020  

TrickBot survives Microsoft and other tech companies’ initiated takedown

Microsoft and other companies tried to take down the infamous TrickBot botnet. More
News Security   October 14, 2020  

Google’s new security alerts to arrive via app notifications

Google is introducing a new way to alert its users about critical security issues: expect direct alerts within apps. More
News Security   October 09, 2020  

Google Chrome OS updates are causing CPU usage and heating problems

Google Play Store does not work properly after Chrome OS updates. More
News Security   September 28, 2020  

Instagram bug: one image file needed to trigger spying on app users

Hackers could break into the phone and spy on you through the camera and microphone by using an Instagram bug. More
News Security   September 25, 2020  

Microsoft secures server after massive data leak in Microsoft Bing app

13 billion records from the Bing search engine were leaked online. More
News Security   September 22, 2020  

US sanctions hacker company linked to Iranian government

The US says Rana company works for the Iranian government. More
News Security   September 18, 2020  

CISA: Chinese hackers are exploiting Citrix, F5, Exchange flaws

The US government says that China-sponsored hackers are actively targeting well-known devices and servers. More
News Security   September 15, 2020  

The best malware removal software of 2020

Comprehensive security software should be used to prevent malware attacks in 2020 With each passing year, malicious actors keep tweaking their scripts to increase malware obfuscation and persistence techniques, employing multi-stage infection and other complex features.More
News Security   September 15, 2020  

Users of dating site network were exposed online

The Elasticsearch server was left online without a password: 320 million records leaked. More
News Security   September 14, 2020  

A new ransomware attack in finance sector: Development Bank of Seychelles

A yet unknown ransomware has hit The Development Bank of Seychelles at the beginning of August 2020 The beginning of August 2020 was not the best time for the Seychelles banking sector.More
News Security   September 12, 2020  

BLURtooth flaw leaves devices open to man-in-the-middle attacks

The Bluetooth flaw CVE-2020-15802 affects all the "dual-mode" devices. More
News Security   September 11, 2020  

Researchers found crypto bugs in 306 popular Android apps

Columbia University researchers found bugs in 306 Google Play Store apps. More
News Security   September 09, 2020  
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