Month: November 2021

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Certified Malware Analyst: In 2020, sophisticated Cyber attacks keep on increasing by APT threats that target most of the enterprise-level networks and individuals. Preventing Enterprise networks from advanced level threats is challenging tasks for malware analysts and threat researchers to...

/ November 27, 2021

Italy’s Antitrust Regulator Fines Google and Apple for “Aggressive” Data Practices

Italy’s antitrust regulator has fined both Apple and Google €10 million each for what it calls are “aggressive” data practices and for not providing consumers with clear information on commercial uses of their personal data during the account creation phase....

/ November 27, 2021

Microsoft MSHTML flaw exploited in Gmail and Instagram phishing scam

Microsoft MSHTML platform was being exploited to launch different types of cyberattacks. What is PowerShortShell? PowerShortShell is an information stealer, but it can also collect system information from infected devices (which is transmitted to the attacker along with the stolen...

/ November 26, 2021

APT C-23 Hackers Using Android Spyware to Hack Middle East Android Users

The Sophos cybersecurity researchers have recently spotted new variants of APT C-23’s Spyware, and is primarily use this Android Spyware to hack their targeted Android users in the Middle East.  This new variant has included all new features into their...

/ November 26, 2021

Hackers Targeting Biomanufacturing Facilities With Tardigrade Malware

An advanced persistent threat (APT) has been linked to cyberattacks on two biomanufacturing companies that occurred this year with the help of a custom malware loader called “Tardigrade.” That’s according to an advisory published by Bioeconomy Information Sharing and Analysis...

/ November 26, 2021

IT threat evolution in Q3 2021. Mobile statistics

These statistics are based on detection verdicts of Kaspersky products received from users who consented to provide statistical data. Quarterly figures According to Kaspersky Security Network, in Q3 2021: 9,599,519 malware, adware and riskware attacks on mobile devices were prevented. The...

/ November 26, 2021

IT threat evolution Q3 2021

Targeted attacks WildPressure targets macOS Last March, we reported a WildPressure campaign targeting industrial-related entities in the Middle East. While tracking this threat actor in spring 2021, we discovered a newer version. It contains the C++ Milum Trojan, a corresponding...

/ November 26, 2021

IT threat evolution in Q3 2021. PC statistics

These statistics are based on detection verdicts of Kaspersky products received from users who consented to providing statistical data. Quarterly figures According to Kaspersky Security Network, in Q3 2021: Kaspersky solutions blocked 1,098,968,315 attacks from online resources across the globe. Web...

/ November 26, 2021

9 Million Android Phones Running Malware Apps That Downloaded from Huawei’s AppGallery

More than 9 million Android smartphones are running malicious applications that are downloaded from the app store of Huawei, AppGallery. The cybersecurity experts at Doctor Web security firm have recently found nearly 200 games with “Android.Cynos.7.origin” Trojan inside them, and...

/ November 26, 2021

Product Releases Should Not Be Scary

Every Product Manager and Software Developer should know that pushing feature updates to production via traditional channels is as archaic as painting on cave walls. The smart are always quick to adapt to new, innovative technologies, and this mindset is...

/ November 25, 2021

Swire Pacific Offshore Operations hit by Cl0p ransomware gang

Cl0p ransomware gang. The company claims that personal information and classified proprietary commercial information might be exposed. For your information, SPO is Swire conglomerate’s marine services division. About the Attack The company didn’t share details of the attack, but it...

/ November 25, 2021

Linux Malware Agent Attack eCommerce Sites & Stealing Payment Data

Researchers have found a new, malicious Linux agent that hides as a system process on e-commerce servers. This new malicious Linux agent name is linux_avp, and it’s been discovered to be hiding in operating systems. This malware uses a multi-stage...

/ November 25, 2021