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Stay safe online - 2021-12-03

Google warns about Mac zero-day flaw used against Hong Kong users already

Threat actors created Mac vulnerability that was used for the past three months to collect keystrokes, screenshots. More

Void Balaur hackers-for-hire collect political and commercial victims

Researchers indicate the hacker group working for money that been actively attacking since 2015. More
News Security   2021-11-11

Nucleus:13 flaws affect devices used in the medical and aerospace sectors

13 critical vulnerabilities discovered in the Nucleus TCP/IP stack. More
News Security   2021-11-10

7 million Robinhood customers impacted by the data breach

Trading app hack exposes the most extensive data of 300 users. More
News Security   2021-11-09

Operation Cyclone ending with Clop ransomware gang arrests

A thirty-month international operation targeted ransomware creators and ended in six arrests in Ukraine back in June. More
News Security   2021-11-08

Magecart steals credit information while bypassing detection

Threat actors behind Magecart credit card skimmer use browser script to evade the sandbox detection and malware researchers. More
News Spam and phishing   2021-11-05

New Tortilla threat actor: Babuk ransomware targeting Exchange servers

Researchers report the new attack aiming to exploit Microsoft Exchange ProxyShell vulnerabilities for ransomware. More
News Security   2021-11-04

Facebook Face Recognition shutdown: over billion of faceprints deleted

Facebook announced to no longer use the face recognition system, so the database of billion facial profiles set to be deleted. More
News   2021-11-03

Police targets individuals spreading ransomware across 71 countries

Europol arrests people behind Dharma, LockerGoga, MegaCortex attacks. More
News Security   2021-10-29

Malicious NPM packages used to install password stealer and ransomware

Pretend Roblox libraries deliver ransomware and information-stealing trojan. More
News Viruses and parasites   2021-10-28

Squirrelwaffle spamming campaign: drops Cobalt Strike and Qakbot

Malicious spammers found using the new malware named SquirrelWaffle that can follow in the steps of Emotet. More
News Spam and phishing   2021-10-27

Malicious Mozilla Firefox add-ons blocked: used by at least 455K users

Mozilla discloses that two extensions installed by many users blocked the download of security updates. More

Microsoft warns about Nobelium hacker group supply-chain attacks

Russian hacker group behind SolarWinds hack found still targeting global IT supply chain. More
News Security   2021-10-25

Evil Corp new campaigns: $40 million ransom demands by Macaw ransomware

The known Russian cybercriminal gang linked to recent ransomware attacks. More
News Viruses and parasites   2021-10-22

Hackers-for-hire have been hijacking accounts of YouTube creators

Stealing browser cookies helped attackers to hijack accounts of YouTube stars since at least 2019. More