Security and spyware news

Stay safe online - 2019-06-17

Weather Channel's morning show interrupted due to malware attack

The Weather Channel's morning show "AMHQ" was interrupted due to malware attack. More
News Viruses and parasites   2019-04-23

JustDial data breach: personal details of 100 million users leaked

Names, emails, phone numbers, and addresses of JustDial customers exposed on the internet. More
News Security   2019-04-20

Facebook harvested 1.5 million emails from newly registered users

Facebook admits recording and storing newly-registered users' email details without their consent since 2016. More
News Security   2019-04-19

Health Recovery Services leaked data of more than 20,000 clients

An unauthorized IP address caused leakage of over 20,000 Health Recovery Services clients' data. More
News Security   2019-04-18

Password stealing malware Scranos expands its operations globally

Hackers behind a complex Scranos rootkit are now spreading malware not only in China but also worldwide. More
News Viruses and parasites   2019-04-17

Fake Ellen DeGeneres social media giveaways offer prizes for likes

Social media scams try to convince users that Ellen DeGeneres offers people to like and share Facebook posts to win valuable prizes. More
News Security   2019-04-16

"The Nasty List" scam targets Instagram users' credentials

Users are facing another Instagram scam: the phishing link claims that their name is on the alleged "Nasty List". More
News Spam and phishing   2019-04-15

Hijacked VSDC video editor site distributed data-stealing malware

VSDC video and audio editing software site was hijacked again: download links infected with Win32.Bolik.2 banking trojan and KPOT stealer. More
News Viruses and parasites   2019-04-12

Backdoor TajMahal uses sophisticated tools in an espionage campaign

The sophisticated malware TajMahal allows hackers to steal information from sent-to-print documents. More
News Viruses and parasites   2019-04-11

Exodus spyware app targeting iOS users outside the App Store

iOS malware Exodus distributed via certified apps outside the App Store. More
News Viruses and parasites   2019-04-10

Android banking trojan Anubis found incorporating ransomware features

A new version of Anubis banking malware was found on Google Play - it can steal PayPal credentials and lock personal files on Android devices. More
News Viruses and parasites   2019-04-09

Criminals can fake medical scan results via remote network attacks

Cybercriminals can get access to the hospital network and fake medical scan results to create conditions or hide diseases. More
News Security   2019-04-08

Bayer cyber attack: Chinese hackers Wicked Panda used Winnti malware

Pharmaceutical giant Bayer experiences a cyber attack launched by a cybercriminal group Wicked Panda. More
News Security   2019-04-06

Unprotected AWS S3 buckets caused exposure of 540M Facebook records

Unprotected Amazon servers lead to a huge data breach involving 540 million Facebook records. More
News Security   2019-04-05

Michigan medical practice refuses to pay the ransom - all data erased

Ransomware attack on Michigan medical practice: all patient data, including appointment schedules, get wiped . More
News Viruses and parasites   2019-04-04