Security and spyware news

Stay safe online - 2020-02-22

P&N Bank informs customers about the potential data breach

Community-owned bank discloses the hacker attack that may have exposed data of 100K customers. More
News   2020-01-16

Emotet developers drop phishing emails to the United Nations

600 misleading messages delivered by Emotet to the United Nations users. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-01-15

After more than 10 years, Microsoft stops supporting Windows 7

The end for Windows 7: the OS will no longer be updated and protected from cyberattacks and vulnerabilities. More
News   2020-01-14

The Most Secure Browser of 2020

Most secure browser has never been as important as it is in 2020 Internet security and privacy were one of the hottest topics in 2019. More

Magecart steals donations for Australian bushfire crisis

"ATMZOW" credit card skimmer used on a legitimate Australia's bushfire donation site vamberlo.com. More

Google removes more than 1,700 apps infected with Joker malware

Bread malware had planted a significant number of infectious apps to Play store throughout the past years. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-01-11

Firefox patches critical zero-day vulnerability exploited in the wild

The zero-day vulnerability would allow the attackers to take over users' machines. More

TikTok flaw allowed hackers to read text messages and control accounts

TikTok's security vulnerabilities, misused in hijacking accounts and manipulating them, is finally patched. More
News Security   2020-01-09

Sodinokibi ransomware appears to be guilty of Travelex attack

A closer view to the December 31st Travelex malware attack. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-01-08

Former IT executive caught for wire fraud: restitution is set to $6M

Former executive, who managed to steal $6 million from his bosses, faces up to 20 years of prison after pleading guilty. More
News   2020-01-07

Japanese sex hotel disaster: search engine leaked customer personal data

The popular Love Hotel search engine Happy Hotel suffered a data breach. More
News Security   2020-01-06

Google Chrome extension used to steal crypto-wallet passwords

Shitcoin Wallet extension caught injecting malicious JavaScript to steal passwords from cryptocurrency wallets and portals. More

Travelex currency exchange service taken down by malware attack

The New Year's Eve malware attack rendered Travelex customers being unable to order currency online. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-01-03

Maastricht University gets almost all of its Windows systems encrypted by ransomware

Netherlands Maastricht University becomes a victim of ransomware just before Christmas. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-01-02

U.S Coast Guard operations taken down due to Ryuk ransomware infection

The entire network was down for 30 hours after ransomware interrupted camera and physical access control systems. More
News Viruses and parasites   2019-12-31