Security and spyware news

Stay safe online - 2018-08-17

DomainFactory hack 2018: Users are advised to change passwords

DomainFactory confirmed a data breach in early 2018. One of the largest web hosting companies located in Germany, DomainFactory, confirms that their data was access by unauthorized parties. More
News Security   2018-07-11

Timehop app discloses personal data of 21 million users after the hack

A massive data breach could lead to personal data emerging on the Dark Web. More
News   2018-07-10

Fake adult video sites are pushing adware-related apps

Adult sites with fake media players are spreading virus-filled programs. More
News Security   2018-07-09

Fortnite virus infects 78 000 computers via V-bucks app

Fortnite players fell into a trap by downloading allegedly V-bucks farming app. More
News Security   2018-07-06

Gmail insecurities: third-party companies can read private emails

Warning: third-party app developers can read business emails from Gmail accounts. More
News Security   2018-07-05

Download Bomb in Chrome is back, also affects Opera, Firefox and Brave

The return of Download Bomb in Chrome. Download Bomb trick was primarily discovered once Google Chrome 67 was released. More

Users discussing crypto on Discord and Slack targeted by MacOS malware

Hackers are targeting users who discuss cryptocurrencies on Discord and Slack. More
News Viruses and parasites   2018-07-03

Adidas data breach: US customers' data might be at risk

Adidas announces about a potential data breach. Sports brand Adidas has announced about a possible data breach on late Thursday. More
News Security   2018-07-02

Ticketmaster was aware of the breach months ago before taking action

More than 40k Ticketmaster's customers are at risk due to the data breach. More
News Security   2018-06-30

Facebook Quiz app developer exposed data of 120million users

Another Facebook scandal regarding Quiz apps and exposed data. More
News Spam and phishing   2018-06-29

New Flawed AMMYY RAT spam campaign infects victims’ computers

Flawed AMMYY RAT: old threat relying on a new spam campaign . More
News   2018-06-28

IT experts released free Thanatos ransomware decryption tool

Free Thanatos ransomware decryption software has been released. More
News Security   2018-06-27

Yet another Netflix scam is used to steal sensitive users' data

Attackers are using Netflix phishing emails to gain access to TLS-certified sites without much effort. More
News Spam and phishing   2018-06-26

WannaSpam - WannaCry-themed scam used to collect ransoms

WannaSpam: fake message actively using the name of a well-known virus. More
News   2018-06-25

Olympic Destroyer is newly targeting financial organizations from Europe

Hackers responsible for Winter Olympic Games 2018 cyber attacks are back. More
News   2018-06-23