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Researchers detect Sneaky FontOnMalware on Linux Systems

Posted on October 11, 2021 at 2:55 PM Researchers have identified a malware family that uses custom and highly sophisticated modules to target Linux systems. According to researchers, this malware family was previously unknown and is now dubbed FontOnLake. The...

/ October 11, 2021

Report shows that Cryptocurrencies could prevent threats on Autonomous Vehicles

Posted on October 10, 2021 at 4:55 PM The automotive sector has rapidly evolved, and new technologies are bringing in more efficiency and user-friendliness. The most popular innovation in this sector is electric vehicles that have become highly popular due...

/ October 10, 2021

Company That Routes Billions of SMS For U.S Carriers Silently Says It Was Hacked

It was being announced recently that Syniverse, which serves carriers like AT&T, T-Mobile, Verizon, Vodafone, China Mobile, and numerous other companies all over the world got hacked. The experts came to know that the hackers have hijacked its systems for...

/ October 10, 2021

Firefox Suggest to display sponsored ads but users can disable them

Mozilla, as we know it, is a non-profit organization. So, it goes without saying that the company has to look for alternate ways to stay profitable and survive in the market. One of the ways to keep going for most...

/ October 9, 2021

Around 200,000 BrewDog Shareholder Data exposed to Threat Actors

Posted on October 9, 2021 at 4:47 PM Recent research has stated that BrewDog has exposed the personal identifiable information (PII) of around 200,000 shareholders. This data was exposed for a period of one and a half years. This breach...

/ October 9, 2021

Russian Hackers are Responsible for 58% of All Hacks on Government Networks – Microsoft

Microsoft has recently claimed that Russia is one of the most active countries in organized cyberattacks. Russian hackers were the most active in the world in implementing strong cyberattacks. Russian hackers were responsible for 58% of all the cyberattacks that...

/ October 9, 2021

Why App Security Should Be a Major Concern For Financial Service Providers

Financial service providers are digitizing as they are taking advantage of the widespread use of the internet and connected mobile devices. This is definitely bringing convenience to everyone, but it also creates new security problems. One of the most important...

/ October 9, 2021

Threat Actors Heighten Attacks on Tech Companies, creating Fear

Posted on October 9, 2021 at 8:30 AM The rise in hacking attacks has shown the strained relationship between tech companies and anonymous hackers. A rise in attacks on tech firms has created worry that the negative effect will move...

/ October 9, 2021

Beware- FontOnLake Rootkit Malware Attacking Linux Systems

white paper [PDF], researchers revealed that the malware dubbed FontOnLake Rootkit malware targets Linux systems and its modules are under active development. The malware samples uploaded to VirusTotal indicate that the first intrusion through this previously unidentified threat happened in...

/ October 8, 2021

A Brief Walkthrough On CMMS Cybersecurity

potential attacks. Cloud-Based Security Cloud CMMS is preferred as it has lower upfront costs compared to on-premise installed systems. Updates also become a breeze and can even be scheduled automatically. Advanced data encryption protocols are utilized by cloud-based CMMS which...

/ October 8, 2021

Wireshark 3.4.9 Released – What’s New!!

Recently, Wireshark has released a new version of its free and open-source packet analyzer, Wireshark 3.4.9 with all new features and protocols.  Wireshark is one of the world’s most widespread network protocol analyzers, and the analyzers are used for different...

/ October 8, 2021

Ransomware Group FIN12 Aggressively Going After Healthcare Targets

An “aggressive” financially motivated threat actor has been identified as linked to a string of RYUK ransomware attacks since October 2018, while maintaining close partnerships with TrickBot-affiliated threat actors and using a publicly available arsenal of tools such as Cobalt...

/ October 8, 2021