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Stay safe online - 2020-05-27

Resurface of Zeus Sphinx trojan: threat actors abusing COVID-19 crisis

Phishing surrounding coronavirus outbreak continues - scam emails deliver a new version of Zeus Sphinx banking trojan. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-04-01

Covid-19. Online safety issues during the quarantine: how to manage your privacy

#StayHome Tech – Private Internet Access VPN. Considering how the recent COVID-19 pandemic has been evolving, people all over the world are being encouraged to #StayHome, no matter if they're sick or not. More
News Security   2020-03-31

Personal data of almost 5 million Georgian voters exposed online

A data dump containing 4,934,863 Georgian voters' personal information was found being sold on the underground forums. More
News Security   2020-03-30

While dealing with COVID-19, hospitals also have to deal with Ryuk

Ryuk ransomware does not leave hospitals alone despite the fact that doctors are already busy with Coronavirus disease patients. More

Rare phishing attack: company delivered malware-laden USB drive

The so-called BadUSB attack executed with the help of a letter that included a gift card from BestBuy. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-03-27

TrickBot uses a malicious Android app to bypass 2FA by various banks

TrickBot malware developers released malicious Android application to bypass the two-factor authentication protection used by various banks. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-03-26

BlackNET malware spread via the fake Corona antivirus tool

Two websites providing misleading protection software were investigated by cybersecurity specialists. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-03-25

Google Play Store distributed malicious ad-fraud apps designed for kids

Tekya malware was downloaded almost 1 million times. Check Point security researchers found that Android applications designed for kids distributed malware dubbed Tekya. More
News Security   2020-03-24

Coronavirus phishing attacks continue: now deliver Netwalker ransomware

The overworked members of the healthcare sector are being targeted with coronavirus-themed phishing emails. More
News Spam and phishing   2020-03-23

Sodinokibi creators leak and sell data stolen from organizations

Hackers follow each others' techniques: Sodinokibi distributes data stolen from victims on hacker forums. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-03-21

Data breach at Canadian ISP Rogers: open database to blame

Rogers' third-party service provider left an unprotected database open. More
News Security   2020-03-20

A new variant of Pysa ransomware is infecting French governments

France claims that Pysa malware has already hit some local networks. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-03-19

APT36 suspected to push Crimson RAT via fake Coronavirus emails

Pakistan-related hackers use Coronavirus health advisories to infect potential victims . More
News Spam and phishing   2020-03-18

U.S Health and Human Services network hit by DDoS attack

During the Covid-19 outbreak, HHS servers suffer a DDoS attack attempting to cause disruption. More
News Security   2020-03-17

Hospital Brno in Czechia hit by a cyberattack during COVID-19 virus crisis

University Hospital Brno is used to test patients for coronavirus infections - cyberattack halts the operations. More
News Security   2020-03-16