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Stay safe online - 2019-12-08

VBulletin versions 5.0.0 - 5.5.4 affected by zero-day RCE exploit

An unidentified hacker published zero-day vulnerability in vBulletin forum software package. More

Microsoft issued a security patch for Internet Explorer Zero-day flaw

Microsoft fights Internet Explorer remote code execution flaw and a bug in Microsoft Defender with out-of-band security update. More
News Security   2019-09-24

Account hijacking campaign hits a large number of YouTube influencers

A coordinated phishing campaign hit a yet unknown number of prominent YouTube influencers specializing in gaming, car industry, tech, and other topics. More
News Spam and phishing   2019-09-23

Fake AdBlock and uBlock Origin participate in fraud schemes

"Cookie Stuffing" activities promoted via fake AdBlock and uBlock extensions. More
News Security   2019-09-21

Instagram accounts of Nicole Scherzinger and Yanet Garcia hacked

The hacked Instagram accounts of Nicole Scherzinger and Yanet Garcia directed users to survey scams and showed fake nudes. More
News   2019-09-20

Police warn about Venmo app texting scam that targets banking data

Phishing scam disguising as Venmo application is redirecting users to a fake website collecting personal and banking data. More
News Spam and phishing   2019-09-19

Malindo Air urging clients to change passwords due to data leak

Malino Air informs its clients about a massive data breach involving millions of people. More
News Security   2019-09-19

After months of silence, Emotet came back with a new malspam campaign

Malicious email campaign targeting USA, Germany, Poland, Italy, and the United Kingdom spotted delivering malware-loader Emotet. More
News Spam and phishing   2019-09-18

LastPass security flaw patched: allowed hackers stealing credentials

The already-patched LastPass cache bug would allow the attackers to leak credentials used on a previous site. More
News Security   2019-09-16

Windows BITS misused by hackers for data transfer to a remote server

Stealth Falcon hacker group is responsible for the distribution of Win32/StealthFalcon malware. More
News Viruses and parasites   2019-09-14

Garmin SA customers beware: your credit card details might be stolen

Garmin South Africa reported a security breach that resulted in its customers' credit cards compromise. More
News Security   2019-09-13

Cobalt Dickens hackers are back: launched attack targeting 60 universities

Iranian hacking group behind a new targeted email campaign 18 months after being charged for stealing academic data. More
News Spam and phishing   2019-09-12

Operation reWired: 281 BEC scammers arrested in US and Nigeria

281 business email compromise scammers caught in the USA, Nigeria, Turkey, Ghana, and other countries. More
News Spam and phishing   2019-09-11

Google confirms the security issue affecting Gmail and Calendar users

Google investigating security problems that can affect 1.5 billion Gmail and Calendar users. More
News Security   2019-09-10

Hacked Robert Downey Jr.' Instagram account offered free iPhones

Avengers star Robert Downey Jr. got his Instagram account hacked: crooks placed links to survey scam sites that asked for personal information. More
News Spam and phishing   2019-09-09
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