Hackers abuse poorly secured Docker Hub accounts to mine cryptocurrency
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Hackers abuse poorly secured Docker Hub accounts to mine cryptocurrency

TeamTNT behind new campaign to install crypto miners on containers
10 Nov 2021
IoT privacy and security concerns
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IoT privacy and security concerns

We take a look at what's needed to really secure internet-connected devices
9 Nov 2021
REvil ransomware gang members arrested in international operation
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REvil ransomware gang members arrested in international operation

The arrests bring the total number of REvil gang members in custody to seven as law enforcement cracks down on the spate of attacks against businesses
9 Nov 2021
Robinhood hack exposes data from millions of customers
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Robinhood hack exposes data from millions of customers

An attacker socially engineered an employee at the stock-trading platform to gain access to customer support systems
9 Nov 2021
Magecart card skimmer avoids detection by evading virtual machines
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Magecart card skimmer avoids detection by evading virtual machines

Browser script detects VMs used by researchers
5 Nov 2021
Researcher awarded $50,000 for discovering Samsung Galaxy S21 hack
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Researcher awarded $50,000 for discovering Samsung Galaxy S21 hack

UK researcher Sam Thomas won the Pwn2Own bounty using a "unique three-bug chain"
5 Nov 2021
Fake Steam phishing baits victims with free Discord Nitro
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Fake Steam phishing baits victims with free Discord Nitro

Victims end up on a fake page where their credentials are stolen
4 Nov 2021
161% surge in mobile phishing pushes energy industry to its limits
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161% surge in mobile phishing pushes energy industry to its limits

Following Colonial Pipeline, crooks get a taste for energy companies
4 Nov 2021
Office 365 phishing campaign used stolen Kaspersky Amazon SES token to fool victims
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Office 365 phishing campaign used stolen Kaspersky Amazon SES token to fool victims

Credentials stolen from users after legitimate-looking email arrives in inboxes
2 Nov 2021
“Trojan Source” hides flaws in source code from humans
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“Trojan Source” hides flaws in source code from humans

Organizations urged to take action to combat the new threat that could result in SolarWinds-style attacks
2 Nov 2021
Hackers could use new Wslink malware in highly targeted cyber attacks
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Hackers could use new Wslink malware in highly targeted cyber attacks

Malware acts as a server, but its origins baffle boffins
1 Nov 2021
Luxury hotel chain hit twice by hackers after reneging on ransomware payment
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Luxury hotel chain hit twice by hackers after reneging on ransomware payment

The group claims to have information belonging to millions of customers who stayed at Centara hotels and resorts between 2003 and 2021
29 Oct 2021
Critical macOS vulnerability found to bypass SIP restrictions
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Critical macOS vulnerability found to bypass SIP restrictions

The flaw lies in how the OS handles software packages and post-installation scripts
29 Oct 2021
NCA arrests 24 Brits over ties to global dark web criminal network
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NCA arrests 24 Brits over ties to global dark web criminal network

International crackdown results in 150 arrests and more than £22.5 million in seized cash and virtual currencies
28 Oct 2021
Ransomware gang claims to have hacked the NRA
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Ransomware gang claims to have hacked the NRA

“Grief" gang says it has already leaked some of its stolen data to the dark web
28 Oct 2021
Tesco services knocked offline after suspected cyber attack
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Tesco services knocked offline after suspected cyber attack

Customers were left unable to make or cancel orders, or amend their scheduled deliveries
25 Oct 2021
Microsoft resellers warned of Nobelium attacks on IT supply chain
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Microsoft resellers warned of Nobelium attacks on IT supply chain

Microsoft believes that 22,868 attacks have been conducted against 609 partners since July
25 Oct 2021
Malware discovered in JavaScript Library accessed by millions each week
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Malware discovered in JavaScript Library accessed by millions each week

Password-stealing trojans and cryptocurrency miners were installed on a library used by the likes of Facebook, Microsoft, and Amazon
25 Oct 2021
Microsoft touts new cyber security help for nonprofits
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Microsoft touts new cyber security help for nonprofits

Free training, security assessments, and access to tools given to strengthen charities’ security posture
22 Oct 2021
A quarter of all malicious JavaScript is obfuscated
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A quarter of all malicious JavaScript is obfuscated

Hackers using concealed packers to avoid detection
20 Oct 2021
Iranian hacking group continues to target US citizens
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Iranian hacking group continues to target US citizens

APT35 used phishing attacks and uploaded spyware onto Google Play Store
18 Oct 2021
Acer Taiwan falls victim to cyber attack
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Acer Taiwan falls victim to cyber attack

Hackers obtained employee data three days after they breached Acer India servers
18 Oct 2021
What is cyber warfare?
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What is cyber warfare?

We explain what cyber warfare is and why you need to pay attention to the threats posed
15 Oct 2021
Best ransomware removal tools
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Best ransomware removal tools

The top free and paid toolkits available right now to protect you from hackers
14 Oct 2021