Month: July 2021

Top 10 Best Free Antivirus Download For PC 2021

Basically, a Best Free Antivirus software is the most essential part of Windows and significant for every Windows PC nowadays since the cyber threat is continuously evolving day by day. As without an Antivirus, you have a risk of losing...

/ July 31, 2021

Crooks using phony call centers to spread ransomware via BazaCall attacks

Microsoft patent reveals chatbot to talk to dead people This campaign seems to be inspired by the trend where BazaLoader-associated criminals use call centers, mainly where non-native English speakers are employed, in their intricate attack chain. How BazaCall Traps Victims?...

/ July 30, 2021

Russian APT29 Used 30+ C&C Servers Uncovered Linked to “WellMess” Malware

Researchers from RISKIQ uncovered more than 30 commands & control server infrastructure actively serving malware known as “WellMess/WellMail”. These C2 servers belong to Russian APT29 group hackers, and the gang was identified nearly a year back by the UK, US,...

/ July 30, 2021

Vulnerability Assessment I A Complete Guide

Are you wondering about vulnerability assessments? We give a full explanation of what vulnerability assessments are, how they work, and how they help prevent cyberattacks. What Is Vulnerability Assessment? Vulnerability assessments systematically evaluate your system, looking for security weaknesses and...

/ July 30, 2021

Crippling attack on Iranian trains linked to Meteor file wiper malware

wrote. About MeteorExpress For your information, the Iranian railway system and transport ministry got hit by a cyberattack on July 9th, 2021. The agency’s websites went down, and the country’s train service was disrupted. SEE: Hackers deface Airport screens in...

/ July 30, 2021

UC San Diego Hacked, Patient and Employee Records Compromised

Posted on July 30, 2021 at 2:29 PM UC San Diego Health has stated that the hospital has become a victim of a data breach. According to the firm, threat actors gained access to the email accounts of some employees,...

/ July 30, 2021

Experts Uncover Several C&C Servers Linked to WellMess Malware

Cybersecurity researchers on Friday unmasked new command-and-control (C2) infrastructure belonging to the Russian threat actor tracked as APT29, aka Cozy Bear, that has been spotted actively serving WellMess malware as part of an ongoing attack campaign. More than 30 C2...

/ July 30, 2021

Several Malicious Typosquatted Python Libraries Found On PyPI Repository

As many as eight Python packages that were downloaded more than 30,000 times have been removed from the PyPI portal for containing malicious code, once again highlighting how software package repositories are evolving into a popular target for supply chain...

/ July 30, 2021

A New Wiper Malware Was Behind Recent Cyberattack On Iranian Train System

A cyber attack that derailed websites of Iran’s transport ministry and its national railway system earlier this month, causing widespread disruptions in train services, was the result of a never-before-seen reusable wiper malware called “Meteor.” The campaign — dubbed “MeteorExpress”...

/ July 30, 2021

New Android Banking Malware Recording Screen, Keylogging & Spy Android Users Via VNC

Oscorp, a new Android malware stealing funds from the victims’ home banking service, by combining the usage of phishing kits and vishing calls. This new version of Oscorp malware was detected by Cleafy systems. According to the report, the geographical...

/ July 29, 2021

Hackers Exploit Microsoft Browser Bug to Deploy VBA Malware on Targeted PCs

An unidentified threat actor has been exploiting a now-patched zero-day flaw in Internet Explorer browser to deliver a fully-featured VBA-based remote access trojan (RAT) capable of accessing files stored in compromised Windows systems, and downloading and executing malicious payloads as...

/ July 29, 2021

APT trends report Q2 2021

For more than four years, the Global Research and Analysis Team (GReAT) at Kaspersky has been publishing quarterly summaries of advanced persistent threat (APT) activity. The summaries are based on our threat intelligence research and provide a representative snapshot of...

/ July 29, 2021