Stay safe online - 2020-08-14

Camera maker Canon hit by Maze ransomware, website down

Malicious actors behind Maze ransomware claim the next victim: prominent camera and lens developer Canon. More
News Security   August 11, 2020  

Intel investigates the breach: 20 GB of internal documents got leaked

Confidential and restricted, secret documents were uploaded on file-sharing site MEGA.More
News Security   August 10, 2020  

Capital One to pay $80 million fine following data breach in 2019

2019 data leak compromised personal data of over 100 million customers. More
News Security   August 07, 2020  

Warning: 4 new ways of HTTP request smuggling attacks

New variants of HTTP request smuggling attacks require new defenses and has many challenges, as experts demonstrate. More
News Security   August 06, 2020  

Dussmann Group’s data leaked by Nefilim ransomware actors

Nefilim ransomware gang began publishing sensitive files leaked during the attack. More
News Security   August 01, 2020  

Yet another Zoom bug: private meeting passwords cracked in minutes

Vulnerability in Zoom allowed attackers to crack passwords for private meetings and spy on participants. More
News Security   July 31, 2020  

Hackers aim to gather data from OkCupid Android application users

Security issues found in online dating platform can allow attackers to remotely spy or gather private information. More
News Security   July 29, 2020  

New security issues in the Android app can affect China’s DJI Drones

Researchers warn about vulnerabilities that can lead to full hacker control of smartphones and DJI's servers. More
News Security   July 24, 2020  

Ransomware attack on Blackbaud leaks University of York students’ data

Third-party service provider for number of non-profit organizations, as well as University of York, was hacked. More
News Security   July 23, 2020  

Chinese hackers allegedly target COVID-19 vaccine and government data

The US accuses two hackers of working with China's Ministry of State security to obtain data from government organizations. More
News Security   July 22, 2020  

Bitcoin scam on Twitter affected V.I.P users including Elon Musk

The biggest Twitter hack allowed attackers to tweet on behalf of Elon Musk, Joe Biden, Bill Gates, and other V.I.P users. More
News Security   July 17, 2020  

Warning: 17-year-old bug in Windows DNS servers can be exploited

Microsoft Windows servers can be hijacked when the critical "wormable" vulnerability gets exploited. More
News Security   July 15, 2020  

Hacking campaigns on smart devices can lead to medication overdose

Researchers note about the popular smartwatch tracker vulnerability that can be used to hack devices and send medication alerts. More
News Security   July 11, 2020  

Reverse RDP vulnerabilities found in Apache Guacamole remote work app

Critical flaws in the popular remote desktop application put many servers at risk since bugs can allow attackers to take full control. More
News Security   July 06, 2020  

16 Facebook apps were caught red-handed by CanaryTrap tool

Cornell University academics launched a CanaryTrap tool for detecting data misuse: 16 Facebook apps caught recording personal emails. More
News Security   July 04, 2020  
Like us on Facebook