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Stay safe online - 2020-10-21

Amtrak data breach may have disclosed customer data

The railroad service Amtrak claims that user account data might have been breached. More
News Security   2020-06-02

Joomla suffers data breach: encrypted passwords of 2,700 users exposed

Joomla open-source content management system suffers a security incident that revealed personal details of customers. More
News Security   2020-06-01

Video games exploited again: fake Valorant mobile app promoted online

Video games exploited once again - threat actors post fake videos on YouTube promoting an alleged Valorant mobile app. More
News Security   2020-05-29

The person responsible for 7-year hacktivism campaigns gets exposed

Researchers identified VandaTheGod after series of attacks on government websites that started in 2013. More
News   2020-05-28

LiveJournal credential leak affects 26 million users

Bad news for LiveJournal blogging platform users: hackers are selling their credentials on the underground forums. More
News Security   2020-05-27

Refreshed Turla’s ComRat uses Gmail web UI for data exfiltration

Turla APT arranges new attacks against high-profile entities since January 2020 Security company ESET has shared their knowledge about a recently renewed attacks of the Turla Advanced Persistent Threat against high-profile institutions. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-05-27

Hacker software for iOS released: new jailbreak can unlock any iPhone

iPhone hacking team renewed the jailbreak tool that can unlock even the latest models running 13.5 iOS versions. More
News Security   2020-05-26

Maze gets rampant: exposes card numbers of Costa Rica Bank clients

Maze ransomware managers release 2GB payment card numbers that belong to the Bank of Costa Rica customers. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-05-25

Governments in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia targeted by Iranian Chafer APT

Researchers reveal that campaigns based on "living off the land" tools, conducted by Chafer APT. More
News Security   2020-05-22

CyberWare hackers aim justice: DDoS and ransomware attacks on scammers

A group of hackers dubbed CyberWare arrange targeted DDoS attacks over rogue websites and spread MilkmanVictory ransomware to scammers. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-05-21

EasyJet cyberattack exposes personal data of 9 million customers

Budget carrier EasyJet hacked: travel information and also some credit card details breached by the attackers. More
News Security   2020-05-20

Natura cosmetics data breach: a quarter of a million customers exposed

One of the biggest online retailers in Brazil suffers a security incident that exposed personal data of customers. More
News Security   2020-05-20

REvil gets messed with Trump: plans to expose 160 emails

Criminals behind REvil ransomware attacked Grubman Shire Meiselas & Sacks Law firm and demand $42M ransom for not disclosing details on celebrities. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-05-19

The FBI: ProLock ransomware installed via Qbot infected networks

ProLock ransomware targets healthcare and other sectors worldwide. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-05-18

Mandrake Android spyware spreading via Google Play Apps for 4 years

Powerful banking trojan Mandrake spreads within the U.S, Australia, Canada, and Europe for at least four years: thousands of Android users exposed to data theft. More
News Viruses and parasites   2020-05-15