Category: Technobabble

What are the risks and opportunities of investing in cryptocurrencies?

Posted on May 11, 2022 at 8:30 AM The cryptocurrency market is now capitalized at USD 2 trillion. The cryptocurrency bitcoin is worth almost $37,000. While some countries recognise cryptocurrencies as a means of payment, others are drafting laws to...

/ May 11, 2022

Hackers Are Now Ranking Malicious PDFs On Search Engines, Researchers Warn

Posted on May 10, 2022 at 7:17 PM Cybersecurity researchers at security service edge provider Netscope recently published a global threat report that shows that hackers are ranking malicious PDFs on search engines. The report revealed that the hackers are...

/ May 10, 2022

Newly minted filters, improvements to bulk actions, and SSL assessments

TL/DR: We’ve launched new filters to the /Vulnerabilities and /Attack Surface view and expanded the SSL assessment offering to all customers.  Filter by vulnerability type Remediating vulnerabilities efficiently is the cornerstone of a great vulnerability management program. Prioritizing becomes paramount...

/ May 10, 2022

Another Russian Firm QIWI Reportedly Falls Prey To Anonymous NB65 Hackers

Posted on May 10, 2022 at 10:11 AM The Anonymous-linked hacking syndicate NB65 has revealed that it recently gained access to a database from Russia’s QIWI payment system. According to the hackers, they gained access to 10.5 TB of data,...

/ May 10, 2022

OpenSea Confirms That Several Of Its Discord Channels Were Attacked

Posted on May 8, 2022 at 6:54 AM The OpenSea was confirmed hacked on Friday after hackers broke in and stole at least $18,000 worth of NFT via a phishing attack. OpenSea is presently the largest NFT marketplace in the...

/ May 8, 2022

Hackers access the AWS database to steal vulnerable metadata

Posted on May 6, 2022 at 5:36 PM A Mandiant research report has revealed a threat actor group exploiting web applications to steal metadata. The threat actors have managed to steal this data using the AWS database.  The attack exposed...

/ May 6, 2022

Heroku Resets Customers’ Passwords Following Hacking Attack

Posted on May 6, 2022 at 5:33 PM Salesforce-owned Heroku recently carried out a reset of user passwords in response to the hacking incident on its platform last month. The platform mentioned earlier that the exercise was necessary as a...

/ May 6, 2022

Hackers Use Unknown Technique To Plant Fileless Malware, Report Reveals

Posted on May 5, 2022 at 6:25 PM Researchers at cybersecurity firm Kaspersky have discovered a malicious campaign that uses a new technique to plant fileless malware on target achiness. According to the report, the hackers inject shellcode directly into...

/ May 5, 2022

Chinese Sponsored Hackers Discovered Abusing Cybersecurity Products

Posted on May 4, 2022 at 7:48 PM A recent report reveals that a China-backed cyberespionage group has been discovered launching cyber attacks on the telecommunication sector in Central Asia using the PlugX and ShadowPad malware versions. Cybersecurity company SentinelOne...

/ May 4, 2022

Phishing, OWASP, EASM, and hacking WordPress – top themes from Hack Yourself London

TL/DR: The Hack Yourself London event gathered leading ethical hackers, industry thought leaders, and IT security experts to discuss several topics around Attack Surface expansion, Gartner’s top security and risk management trend for 2022. From the importance of shifting right...

/ May 4, 2022

Chinese Lotus Panda Hackers Resurface With More Sophisticated Attacks

Posted on May 3, 2022 at 5:59 PM The popular cyber espionage group Lotus Panda (also known as Override Panda or Naikon) seems to have resurfaced after many thought they have gone into extinction. The group is believed to have...

/ May 3, 2022

Google warns billions of Chrome users of security vulnerabilities

Posted on April 30, 2022 at 11:12 AM Google has issued a warning to billions of Google Chrome users. The warning by the technology company says that users have been targeted by hackers who are looking for ways they can...

/ April 30, 2022