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Stay safe online - 2022-07-07

AvosLocker ransomware manages to avoid detection and disable AV tools

The version of the ransomware abuses the driver file to evade AV detection and checks for Log4Shell. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-05-03

New malware samples show possible REvil ransomware gang return

REvil ransomware attacks appear to be happening again, but it is unclear who operates the malware now. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-05-02

Reports: Russian cyberattacks in Ukraine supporting military strikes

Cyberattacks rage in Ukraine: Hybrid war and attacks on critical infrastructure. More
News   2022-04-29

The logical flaw in the NPM registry enables to add anyone as maintainer

The bug allows attackers to distribute malware as legitimate bundles. More

The US offers a $10 million reward for the intel on Russian hackers

The US offers money to anyone who can identify or locate six Russian GRU hackers from Sandworm hacking group. More
News   2022-04-27

Bored Ape Yacht Club NFTs worth millions got stolen after the hack

Instagram account hack leads to the loss of 134 NFTs. A phishing link was sent from the official Instagram account for the Bored Ape Yacht Club, and attackers managed to transfer the NFTs to their wallets from unsuspected users' accounts. More
News   2022-04-26

BlackCat ransomware breached over 60 organizations worldwide

Ransomware attacks increasingly hit different organizations like universities and lead to breaches. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-04-25

The ongoing cryptomining malware campaign targets Docker servers

Cryptocurrency mining malware LemonDuck and other teams target cloud platforms. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-04-22

Hive ransomware affiliate targets vulnerable Microsoft Exchange servers

The New Hive ransomware incident reveals the operations and how attackers target the particular organizations. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-04-21

CISA report: hackers exploit the Windows Print Spooler vulnerability

The security flaw in Windows Print Spooler that was patched in February is actively exploited in the wild. More

Catalan politicians and activists targeted by Pegasus and Candiru spyware

Experts report that a new zero-day exploit in Apple iMessage used to install malware from the NSO group . More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-04-19

Google Chrome emergency update fixes the actively used zero-day flaw

Google releases an urgent update for Chrome to patch the exploited vulnerability. More

Microsoft took actions to disrupt ZLoader malware infrastructure

Global operation led by Microsoft took down dozens of domains used by the malicious ZLoader botnet. More
News Viruses and parasites   2022-04-14

RaidForums domain – a market for stolen data got seized, admin arrested

FBI and Europol took down the operations of the largest hacking forum for selling stolen information. More
News Security   2022-04-13

Spring4Shell flaw is already abused: spreads Mirai malware and more

Hackers have started to use the new flaw that might become a major threat in 2022 to their advantage. More