hacking

Fears over cyber crime tool that can build phishing pages in real-time
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phishing

Fears over cyber crime tool that can build phishing pages in real-time

Threat actors installed the LogoKit toolkit on over 700 domains over the last month
28 Jan 2021
Global ransom DDoS extortionists are retargeting companies
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distributed denial of service (DDOS)

Global ransom DDoS extortionists are retargeting companies

Threat actors asked for 10 bitcoins, or they will attack corporate networks
22 Jan 2021
BEC scammers are using Google Forms to identify easy victims
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phishing

BEC scammers are using Google Forms to identify easy victims

That unexpected Google Form may be benign, but it can lead to more aggressive tactics
21 Jan 2021
FBI warns of ongoing corporate vishing attacks
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phishing

FBI warns of ongoing corporate vishing attacks

Hackers are attempting to steal corporate credentials from US-based employees using voice phishing
19 Jan 2021
Hackers using COVID vaccine as a lure to spread malware
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hacking

Hackers using COVID vaccine as a lure to spread malware

Cyber criminals are impersonating WHO, DHL, and vaccine manufacturers in phishing campaigns
15 Jan 2021
Cyber criminals bypassing MFA to access cloud service accounts
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two-factor authentication (2FA)

Cyber criminals bypassing MFA to access cloud service accounts

Pass-the-cookie attacks help sidestep organizational security
14 Jan 2021
Capcom data breach adds another 40,000 estimated victims
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data breaches

Capcom data breach adds another 40,000 estimated victims

The gaming company now estimates up to 390,000 have been affected
13 Jan 2021
Website problems slow coronavirus vaccine rollout
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hacking

Website problems slow coronavirus vaccine rollout

Florida is the epicenter of website issues, as patients struggle with malfunctioning sites and hackers
6 Jan 2021
Researcher breaks Google CAPTCHA using speech-to-text AI
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cyber security

Researcher breaks Google CAPTCHA using speech-to-text AI

"Simple attack" thwarts Google's anti-bot system again
5 Jan 2021
Health care organizations under siege from Ryuk ransomware
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ransomware

Health care organizations under siege from Ryuk ransomware

As hospitals bravely cope with Coronavirus, hackers sense an opportunity to cash in
5 Jan 2021
Phobos’ Orbital helps unmask cyber attack pathways in networks
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cyber attacks

Phobos’ Orbital helps unmask cyber attack pathways in networks

The tool is out of beta and available for trials starting this week
17 Dec 2020
Mobile fraud campaign nabs millions from US and EU banks
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hacking

Mobile fraud campaign nabs millions from US and EU banks

Hackers used emulators to access thousands of customer accounts repeatedly
17 Dec 2020
Former Cisco engineer gets 2-year prison sentence for Webex hack
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hacking

Former Cisco engineer gets 2-year prison sentence for Webex hack

Cisco didn't seek restitution for $2.4M in restoration and customer service costs
14 Dec 2020
Researchers uncover 37,000 fake websites aiming to fool holiday shoppers
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cyber security

Researchers uncover 37,000 fake websites aiming to fool holiday shoppers

Hackers are directly scamming end users with high-volume phishing campaigns
11 Dec 2020
What is hacktivism?
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hacking

What is hacktivism?

From Anonymous to Omega, here’s everything you need to know about hackers with a conscience
9 Dec 2020
DocuShare flaws could lead to data leakage unless you install these patches
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vulnerability

DocuShare flaws could lead to data leakage unless you install these patches

CISA warns companies to apply patches now
4 Dec 2020
US department store Kmart hit by Egregor ransomware
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ransomware

US department store Kmart hit by Egregor ransomware

Struggling retailer's HR system remains offline after an attack on its network servers
4 Dec 2020
Businesses told to guard against PowerPepper Windows exploit
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malware

Businesses told to guard against PowerPepper Windows exploit

DeathStalker hacking group is using the in-memory backdoor to steal sensitive data
4 Dec 2020
Android apps still vulnerable to a major bug despite an existing patch
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Google Android

Android apps still vulnerable to a major bug despite an existing patch

Millions of users at risk from a flaw in the Google Play core library
3 Dec 2020
20 Universities targeted by “Shadow Academy” hackers
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hacking

20 Universities targeted by “Shadow Academy” hackers

Hackers identified after the discovery of a fake Louisiana State University student portal
3 Dec 2020
Canon employee data exposed in ransomware attack
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ransomware

Canon employee data exposed in ransomware attack

The company has admitted that hackers accessed sensitive information about current and former employees
1 Dec 2020
Hackers could trick scientists into making deadly toxins
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hacking

Hackers could trick scientists into making deadly toxins

A new cyber attack could unleash a synthetic virus pandemic
30 Nov 2020
Phishing attacks surge ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday
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Security

Phishing attacks surge ahead of Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Some common email phishing campaigns saw an 80% increase in early November
17 Nov 2020
Hackers target flaws in PBX system to hijack VoIP calls
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hacking

Hackers target flaws in PBX system to hijack VoIP calls

Flaws in Sangoma PBX allow hackers to make outgoing calls to premium-rate numbers
6 Nov 2020