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Stay safe online - 2020-11-28

US sanctions hacker company linked to Iranian government

The US says Rana company works for the Iranian government. More
News Security   2020-09-18

CISA: Chinese hackers are exploiting Citrix, F5, Exchange flaws

The US government says that China-sponsored hackers are actively targeting well-known devices and servers. More
News Security   2020-09-15

The best malware removal software of 2020

Comprehensive security software should be used to prevent malware attacks in 2020 With each passing year, malicious actors keep tweaking their scripts to increase malware obfuscation and persistence techniques, employing multi-stage infection and other complex features. More
News Security   2020-09-15

Users of dating site network were exposed online

The Elasticsearch server was left online without a password: 320 million records leaked. More
News Security   2020-09-14

A new ransomware attack in finance sector: Development Bank of Seychelles

A yet unknown ransomware has hit The Development Bank of Seychelles at the beginning of August 2020 The beginning of August 2020 was not the best time for the Seychelles banking sector. More
News Security   2020-09-12

BLURtooth flaw leaves devices open to man-in-the-middle attacks

The Bluetooth flaw CVE-2020-15802 affects all the "dual-mode" devices. More
News Security   2020-09-11

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   2020-09-10

Researchers found crypto bugs in 306 popular Android apps

Columbia University researchers found bugs in 306 Google Play Store apps. More
News Security   2020-09-09

Ransomware gang claims they are behind the Newcastle University attack

Newcastle University has been hit by DoppelPaymer ransomware attack. More
News Security   2020-09-08

Service NSW: hackers stole 738GB of customer data during email breach

Service NSW has revealed that 738 GB of customer data was stolen during an email breach. More
News Security   2020-09-07

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   2020-09-05

Warner Music Group has disclosed months-long web skimming incident

Warner Music Group finally found hackers responsible for compromising its online stores. More
News Security   2020-09-04

Dark web moderator sentenced to 11 years in prison

Moderator of AlphaBay dark web marketplace sentenced to 11 years in prison. More
News Security   2020-09-03

Zero-day flaw allows attacking Cisco IOS XR devices

Recently discovered zero-day flaw makes Cisco devices insecure. More

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   2020-09-01