Stay safe online - 2020-04-01

Covid-19. Online safety issues during the quarantine: how to manage your privacy

#StayHome Tech – Private Internet Access VPN. Considering how the recent COVID-19 pandemic has been evolving, people all over the world are being encouraged to #StayHome, no matter if they're sick or not.More
News Security   March 31, 2020  

Personal data of almost 5 million Georgian voters exposed online

A data dump containing 4,934,863 Georgian voters' personal information was found being sold on the underground forums. More
News Security   March 30, 2020  

Google Play Store distributed malicious ad-fraud apps designed for kids

Tekya malware was downloaded almost 1 million times. Check Point security researchers found that Android applications designed for kids distributed malware dubbed Tekya.More
News Security   March 24, 2020  

Data breach at Canadian ISP Rogers: open database to blame

Rogers' third-party service provider left an unprotected database open. More
News Security   March 20, 2020  

U.S Health and Human Services network hit by DDoS attack

During the Covid-19 outbreak, HHS servers suffer a DDoS attack attempting to cause disruption. More
News Security   March 17, 2020  

Hospital Brno in Czechia hit by a cyberattack during COVID-19 virus crisis

University Hospital Brno is used to test patients for coronavirus infections - cyberattack halts the operations. More
News Security   March 16, 2020  

Necurs botnet shut down by Microsoft and partners

Necurs is the largest botnet that managed to infect more than 9 million computers worldwide. More
News Security   March 11, 2020  

900,000 customers affected by Virgin Media data breach

Virgin Media data leak - an unprotected marketing database to blame. More
News Security   March 06, 2020  

Qihoo 360: CIA was monitoring Chinese industries for 11 years

Security researchers claim that CIA hacked Chinese industries and government agencies to obtain intelligence information. More
News Security   March 04, 2020  

Two Chinese men got charged for money laundering and helping hackers

The US charges two Chinese men for helping North Korean actors steal over $250 Million. More
News Security   March 03, 2020  

Future view: Cerberus trojan steals 2FA codes via Google Authenticator

The new version of Android malware will be able to break into accounts by using the stolen codes. More
News Security   February 27, 2020  

Major PayPal hack: Google Pay integration exploited for thefts

A security flaw in PayPal's Google Pay integration allowed hackers to make unauthorized transactions. More
News Security   February 25, 2020  

Easily accessible Slickwraps systems lead to a data breach

Slickwraps customers' private data becomes at risk of exposure. More
News Security   February 22, 2020  

MGM data breach reveals personal data of celebrities and CEOs

Data of 10.6 million MGM hotel visitors, including high-profile individuals, posted on the underground hacking forum. More
News Security   February 21, 2020  

Hackers exploit a zero-day vulnerability in a WordPress plugin

A flaw in the ThemeREX Addons allow hackers to create admin accounts and take over vulnerable websites. More
News Security   February 20, 2020  
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