Viruses and parasites

Stay safe online - 2020-09-22

The new TikTok Pro app steals passwords and other important data

Researchers encourage people to not download TikTok Pro due to malicious functions of data exfiltration. More
News Viruses and parasites   September 10, 2020  

Evilnum group’s Python-based RAT impersonates legitimate programs

Evilnum ATP hacker group change tactics and targets financial firms with new Python-based malware. More
News Viruses and parasites   September 05, 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  

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  

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  

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  

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  

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  

Agent Tesla malware now steals data from browsers and VPN clients

Six-your-old malware updated again: new Agent Tesla variant can now steal logins and passwords from web browsers and VPN clients. More
News Viruses and parasites   August 13, 2020  

Colorado city attacked by unknown ransomware actors, pays ransom

City of Lafayette paid ransom to criminals after it failed to restore data from backups. More
News Viruses and parasites   August 12, 2020  

US government reports Chinese RAT Taidoor that was used since 2008

Chinese government-sponsored hackers used remote access trojan in espionage campaigns against corporations and governments . More
News Viruses and parasites   August 04, 2020  

North Korea’s Lazarus gang now targets companies with ransomware

State-backed hackers are now deploying VHD ransomware. As we are now heading towards the second half of 2020, it proves to be a rough year not only in medical or political but also in the cybersecurity field - it has seen a considerable rise in targeted ransomware attacks performed by multiple high-profile cybercrimin... More
News Viruses and parasites   July 30, 2020  

New QSnatch malware attack reports: 62,000 QNAP NAS devices infected

The QSnatch malware that was first spotted in 2019 grew from 7,000 bots to more than 62,000 affected devices. More
News Viruses and parasites   July 28, 2020  
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