Viruses and parasites

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ALPHV ransomware gang claims it breached Trans-Northern Pipelines

Canada's Pipeline operator Trans-Northern Pipelines was attacked back in November last year. More
News Viruses and parasites   February 15, 2024  

FSB hackers launch spear phishing campaign to infect targets with Spica malware

Google Threat Analysis Group released a report detailing the new campaign of COLDRIVER threat group. More
News Viruses and parasites   January 18, 2024  

Distribution of Knight ransomware concealed in phony TripAdvisor complaint emails

Deceptive TripAdvisor complaints conceal malicious Knight ransomware. More
News Viruses and parasites   August 14, 2023  

SpyNote spyware targets European bank customers with aggressive campaigns

SpyNote's threat landscape and mechanism. SpyNote, an Android banking trojan, also known as SpyMax, has escalated into a cybersecurity nightmare by persistently targeting various European customers across different banks, most aggressively during June and July 2023.More
News Viruses and parasites   August 02, 2023  

APT41 launches mobile attacks with advanced spyware WyrmSpy and DragonEgg

APT41 broadens its attack landscape to mobile devices. China's notorious state-backed APT41 hacking group, with a history of targeting various global industries, is evolving its cyberattack methodology to include mobile platforms.More
News Viruses and parasites   July 20, 2023  

Charming Kitten hackers employ latest NokNok malware to target macOS users

Charming Kitten's new approach and targeting. Security researchers have discovered a new campaign by the infamous Charming Kitten APT group, also known as APT42 or Phosphorus.More
News Viruses and parasites   July 10, 2023  

Siemens Energy confirms breach in major Clop ransomware attack via MOVEit vulnerability

Siemens Energy targeted in massive MOVEit attack. Siemens Energy, along with other energy and technology giants, has confirmed being targeted by the notorious Clop ransomware group, which exploited a zero-day vulnerability in Progress Software’s MOVEit managed file transfer software.More
News Viruses and parasites   June 29, 2023  

Windows malware spreads through infected Super Mario game

Trojanized Super Mario game infects users with Windows malware. More
News Viruses and parasites   June 26, 2023  

Dental insurance provider hit by LockBit ransomware attack affecting 8.9M customers

Massive data breach exposes personal information of dental insurance customers. More
News Viruses and parasites   May 31, 2023  

Iranian hacker group Agrius launches Moneybird ransomware attacks on Israeli entities

The emergence of Moneybird ransomware. The Iranian hacker group known as Agrius, also referred to as Pink Sandstorm and formerly Americium, has developed a new ransomware strain dubbed Moneybird.More
News Viruses and parasites   May 25, 2023  

Fleckpe Android Trojan infects over 620,000 users

11 apps found on Google Play were infected with Fleckpe Trojan. More
News Viruses and parasites   May 05, 2023  

BumbleBee malware used by ransomware gangs pushed by Google ads

BumbleBee malware uses Google Ads to target enterprises. The world of cybersecurity is constantly changing, with new threats appearing all the time.More
News Viruses and parasites   April 24, 2023  

60 Google Play apps infiltrated by malware affecting 100 million devices

Malware infiltrates Google Play via legitimate apps. A new Android malware known as "Goldoson" has infiltrated Google Play via 60 legitimate apps with a total of 100 million downloads.More
News Viruses and parasites   April 17, 2023  

IcedID malware transitioning to ransomware payloads

New variants are being delivered by at least three different threat actors. More
News Viruses and parasites   March 30, 2023  

CommonMagic APT uses new malware to target organizations in Russo-Ukrainian conflict zone

Most likely delivered via spear phishing attacks. Kaspersky has identified an advanced persistent threat campaign called CommonMagic that targets organizations in the Russo-Ukrainian conflict zone.More
News Viruses and parasites   March 23, 2023