Security and spyware news

Stay safe online - 2020-11-28

Colorado city attacked by unknown ransomware actors, pays ransom

City of Lafayette paid ransom to criminals after it failed to restore data from backups. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-08-12

Camera maker Canon hit by Maze ransomware, website down

Malicious actors behind Maze ransomware claim the next victim: prominent camera and lens developer Canon. More
News Security   2020-08-11

Intel investigates the breach: 20 GB of internal documents got leaked

Confidential and restricted, secret documents were uploaded on file-sharing site MEGA. More
News Security   2020-08-10

Capital One to pay $80 million fine following data breach in 2019

2019 data leak compromised personal data of over 100 million customers. More
News Security   2020-08-07

Warning: 4 new ways of HTTP request smuggling attacks

New variants of HTTP request smuggling attacks require new defenses and has many challenges, as experts demonstrate. More
News Security   2020-08-06

Fake Anonymous group CyberWare targets 2-spyware

CyberWare hacking group is going after 2-spyware.com. CyberWare, a self-proclaimed hacking group of the "Anonymous" movement, has declared on Twitter that it will be going after 2-spyware.com. More
News   2020-08-05

US government reports Chinese RAT Taidoor that was used since 2008

Chinese government-sponsored hackers used remote access trojan in espionage campaigns against corporations and governments . More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-08-04

GandCrab ransomware gang member caught: actor from Belarus arrested

Distributor of one of the largest ransomware strains has been arrested in Belarus. More
General News   2020-08-03

Dussmann Group’s data leaked by Nefilim ransomware actors

Nefilim ransomware gang began publishing sensitive files leaked during the attack. More
News Security   2020-08-01

Yet another Zoom bug: private meeting passwords cracked in minutes

Vulnerability in Zoom allowed attackers to crack passwords for private meetings and spy on participants. More
News Security   2020-07-31

North Korea’s Lazarus gang now targets companies with ransomware

State-backed hackers are now deploying VHD ransomware. As we are now heading towards the second half of 2020, it proves to be a rough year not only in medical or political but also in the cybersecurity field - it has seen a considerable rise in targeted ransomware attacks performed by multiple high-profile cybercrimin... More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-07-30

Hackers aim to gather data from OkCupid Android application users

Security issues found in online dating platform can allow attackers to remotely spy or gather private information. More
News Security   2020-07-29

New QSnatch malware attack reports: 62,000 QNAP NAS devices infected

The QSnatch malware that was first spotted in 2019 grew from 7,000 bots to more than 62,000 affected devices. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-07-28

Apple accused of profiting from iTunes gift card scams

Apple is being sued over not taking adequate action against iTunes scams. More
News Spam and phishing   2020-07-27

Garmin smartwatches and aviation shut down due to ransomware attack

Garmin smartwatch and aviation services shut down for hours - new WastedLocker ransomware supposed to be the culprit. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-07-25
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