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Stay safe online - 2018-12-11

Bug in Tumblr possibly revealed personal users' data

Tumblr users have been offered a patch to save their private information. More

Around 30 000 of the military workers got affected in Pentagon breach

Pentagon data breach revealed travel records of more than 30,000 civilians and military staff. More
News   2018-10-17

Numerous people in Iceland under the danger of cyber attack

Iceland hit by a serious cyber attack mimicking local police. More
News Security   2018-10-16

Answering a video call in WhatsApp might lead to account theft

WhatsApp hack leads to compromised accounts after answered video call from cyber criminals. More
News   2018-10-15

In 9 months, hackers have stolen $927 Million of cryptocurrency

Almost $100M worth of cryptocurrency already stolen by cybercriminals this year. More
News   2018-10-13

XMRig cryptominer installs on the system as the Flash updater

Fake Adobe Flash Updater secretly installs an infamous XMRig cryptominer. More
News Viruses and parasites   2018-10-12

Magecart strikes again: targets Shopper Approved eCommerce websites

Magecart rewrote the script of the plugin provided by Shopper Approved. More
News Security   2018-10-11

Google+ shutting down after exposing personal data of 500,000 users

A bug-related data breach leads Google+ to shutdown.   After the security experts discovered an API bug affecting the private information of 500,000 users, Google decided to shut down its social network Google+. More
News   2018-10-10

Facebook hoax: scam messages claim account compromise

The fake warning spreads in a form of a private message on Facebook. More
News Spam and phishing   2018-10-09

Click2Gov data breach affected thousands of customers

St. Petersburg announces about the data breach involving the payment proceeding app Click2Gov . More
News   2018-10-08

FakeSpy returns. New wave is aimed at hitting Japan

Information-stealing FakeSpy malware returns in Japan. After being detected by TrendMicro this summer, FakeSpy malware returns to Japanese and Korean users. More
News Viruses and parasites   2018-10-07

China produced microchips used to spy on major American companies

Among companies that used Supermicro's server motherboards with embedded chips - Apple and Amazon. More
News   2018-10-05

Foxit PDF Reader was found including 18 serious vulnerabilities

Free Foxit PDF Reader includes numerous vulnerabilities. Recently, Cisco Talos took a closer look at the famous browser plugin called Foxit PDF Reader and found 18 critical vulnerabilities. More

Fortnite hacks and cheats bring players to data-stealing malware

Security researchers examine data-stealing malware that is aimed at not-so-fair Fortnite players. More
News Viruses and parasites   2018-10-03

GhostDNS malware hacked over 100,000 home routers

GhostDNS seems to be related to the infamous DNSChanger malware. More
News Viruses and parasites   2018-10-02