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Stay safe online - 2022-06-30

FBI took down SSNDOB market for selling personal data of 24M people

An online marketplace for names, social security numbers, and dates of birth of US people got seized. More
News Security   2022-06-08

Black Basta ransomware now spreads with the help of Qbot malware

QBot malware pushes ransomware using bot-powered operations. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-06-07

State-backed hackers exploiting new Microsoft Office zero-day bug

Microsoft Follina bug exploited to target entities in Europe and US. More
News Security   2022-06-06

Microsoft detected and disabled OneDrive attacks from Lebanese hackers

Lebanese hacker group targeted Israeli organizations before the Microsoft block. More
News   2022-06-03

Clipminer Botnet made at least 1.7 Million dollars from crypto mining

Malware gang stole millions by hijacking cryptocurrency transactions. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-06-02

New XLoader botnet variant hides C&C servers using probability theory

The new malicious Botnet versions spotted by threat researchers. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-06-01

Interpol arrested three Nigerians for malware use and financial crimes

Interpol announced the arrest of three criminals for their global scam operations. More
News Security   2022-05-31

Clop ransomware resumed activities with 21 victims in a month already

The ransomware gang active again after the shutdown for a few months. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-05-30

Zyxel issues patches for security flaws affecting APs and controllers

Zyxel addresses four security vulnerabilities affecting firewalls and AP products. More

FTC fined Twitter $150M for using peoples’ information for advertising

Twitter settles allegations that it abused non-public information collected for the security purposes. More
News Security   2022-05-26

Hackers target Russian government: fake Windows updates deliver RATs

Researchers discover new malware attacks aimed at Russian government entities. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-05-25

Snake Keylogger distributed using malicious PDF files

Cybersecurity researchers reveal the new way hackers manage to spread malware around. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-05-24

Elon Musk’s deep fake videos used to promote new cryptocurrency scam

Elon Musk used in scams with cryptocurrency: BitVex trading platform scam. More
News Spam and phishing   2022-05-23

Hackers made fake Windows 11 download domains to deliver Vidar malware

Fake domains offer Windows 11 installers and deploy info-stealing malware instead. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-05-20

VMware authentication bypass flaws in various products get patched

Customers are warned to immediately patch the critical vulnerabilities with critical severity scores. More