Category: Security

Earth Lusca Hackers Aimed at High-Value Targets in Government and Private Sectors

An elusive threat actor called Earth Lusca has been observed striking organizations across the world as part of what appears to be simultaneously an espionage campaign and an attempt to reap monetary profits. “The list of its victims includes high-value...

/ January 18, 2022

New Destructive Malware Targeting Government Agencies & Organizations

The cybersecurity researchers at Microsoft have recently reported that on the websites of some Ukrainian organizations and government agencies, hackers are constantly attacking with malicious software and malware. It has been noted that the malicious software used looks like ransomware,...

/ January 18, 2022

Crypto.com confirms suspicious activity after users report stolen funds

Several Crypto.com users reported that their wallets suffered suspicious transactions that stole thousands of dollars in Ethereum (ETH) despite having 2FA enabled. Crypto.com, a popular app-based cryptocurrency exchange headquartered in Singapore has confirmed that a “small number” of its users...

/ January 17, 2022

Dark Web’s Largest Marketplace for Stolen Credit Cards is Shutting Down

UniCC, the biggest dark web marketplace of stolen credit and debit cards, has announced that it’s shuttering its operations after earning $358 million in purchases since 2013 using cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ether, and Dash. “Don’t build any conspiracy...

/ January 17, 2022

Russia Arrests Hackers Behind REvil Ransomware & Shutdown Operations

At the request of the United States, the Federal Security Service (FSB) has recently arrested all the hackers behind the REvil ransomware group and claimed to have completely shut down all operations of the group. The closure of the REvil...

/ January 17, 2022

3 ways to improve your website security

Every so often, you hear in the news that a company’s website was down temporarily for several hours, preventing visitors and consumers alike from accessing it. Or, you may receive unscrupulous-looking emails from family or friends who otherwise normally wouldn’t...

/ January 17, 2022

A New Destructive Malware Targeting Ukrainian Government and Business Entities

Cybersecurity teams from Microsoft on Saturday disclosed they identified evidence of a new destructive malware operation targeting government, non-profit, and information technology entities in Ukraine amid brewing geopolitical tensions between the country and Russia. “The malware is disguised as ransomware...

/ January 16, 2022

Largest dark web market for stolen cards UniCC calls it quits

UniCC marketplace has been active on the dark web since 2013 however its team has called its quits due to “age” and “health” related issues. UniCC, Dark Web’s one of the biggest carding platforms, has announced to retire from the...

/ January 15, 2022

Massive Cyber Attack Knocks Down Ukrainian Government Websites

No fewer than 70 websites operated by the Ukrainian government went offline on Friday for hours in what appears to be a coordinated cyber attack amid heightened tensions with Russia. “As a result of a massive cyber attack, the websites...

/ January 15, 2022

Russia ”neutralizes” REvil ransomware gang, arrests 14

According to Russia’s top agency FSB (Federal Security Service), the arrests against the Revil ransomware gang were made at the request of the government of the United States. Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) has arrested and charged 14 suspects for...

/ January 15, 2022

The HackerOne Global Top 10—Hacker Expertise, Industry Data, and Up-to-Date Vulnerabilities

Many security teams use the OWASP Top 10 as a guideline to understand where they should focus their security strategies and cyberattack prevention efforts. The OWASP Top 10 originated in 2003 and has become a benchmark for compliance, education, and...

/ January 14, 2022

Android Users can Disable 2G to Protect From Stingrays or IMSI Catchers

The EEF (Electronic Frontier Foundation) has recently claimed that a new feature has been added to Android quietly by Google. But, you might be wondering what new feature? Google added a new option to its Android OS that enables the...

/ January 14, 2022