Use Hackerone’s Enhanced Pentest as a Service to Streamline Security Testing

Use Hackerone’s Enhanced Pentest as a Service to Streamline Security Testing

New capabilities improve pentesting to increase attack resistance The enhanced features drive robust security testing practices with the ability to launch, test, identify, retest, and fix vulnerabilities faster and more efficiently than traditional pentests. HackerOne pentests usually launch in just...

/ September 27, 2022
Optus Hacker Apologizes to Australians Over Data Breach

Optus Hacker Apologizes to Australians Over Data Breach

A hacker who alleged to have targeted Australia’s second-largest telecom firm Optus and obtained data of millions of Australians has dropped more records online. Previously, the hacker asked for a ransom payment of approx.—$ 1 million in exchange for customer...

/ September 27, 2022
Hacker Behind Optus Breach Releases 10,200 Customer Records in Extortion Scheme

Hacker Behind Optus Breach Releases 10,200 Customer Records in Extortion Scheme

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) on Monday disclosed it’s working to gather “crucial evidence” and that it’s collaborating with overseas law enforcement authorities following the hack of telecom provider Optus. “Operation Hurricane has been launched to identify the criminals behind...

/ September 27, 2022
BIND DNS Software High-Severity Flaws Let Hackers Remotely Trigger the Attack

BIND DNS Software High-Severity Flaws Let Hackers Remotely Trigger the Attack

The ISC (Internet Systems Consortium) released a security patch this week in an attempt to address six vulnerabilities that could allow remote attackers to take control of BIND DNS servers. In total, four of the six vulnerabilities were rated as...

/ September 27, 2022
Ukraine Busts Pro-Russia Hackers Who Stole 30M Accounts of EU Citizens

Ukraine Busts Pro-Russia Hackers Who Stole 30M Accounts of EU Citizens

Ukraine Security Service (SSU) has confirmed the dismantling of a cyber criminal gang that stole the personal accounts of nearly 30 million individuals in Ukraine and across Europe. According to SSU, its cyber unit has taken down a gang of...

/ September 27, 2022
A Flexible Way to Pentest Continuously: Synack90

A Flexible Way to Pentest Continuously: Synack90

An astounding 82% of organizations believe they have experienced at least one data breach due to digital transformation, according to a recent survey. Fast paced cloud migrations have created new risks and challenges that require continuous monitoring of your digital...

/ September 26, 2022
NullMixer: oodles of Trojans in a single dropper

NullMixer: oodles of Trojans in a single dropper

Executive Summary NullMixer is a dropper leading to an infection chain of a wide variety of malware families. NullMixer spreads via malicious websites that can be found mainly via search engines. These websites are often related to crack, keygen and...

/ September 26, 2022
SentinelLabs researchers detect new threat actors lurking in ISPs since 2020

SentinelLabs researchers detect new threat actors lurking in ISPs since 2020

Posted on September 26, 2022 at 7:22 AM Researchers have detected a new threat actor compromising internet service providers (ISPs), universities, and telecommunications for around two years. The recently discovered threat actor has been named “Metador.” New threat actor, Metador,...

/ September 26, 2022
Ukraine Arrests Cybercrime Group for Selling Data of 30 Million Accounts

Ukraine Arrests Cybercrime Group for Selling Data of 30 Million Accounts

Ukrainian law enforcement authorities on Friday disclosed that it had “neutralized” a hacking group operating from the city of Lviv that it said acted on behalf of Russian interests. The group specialized in the sales of 30 million accounts belonging...

/ September 26, 2022
New WhatsApp 0-Day Bug Let Hackers Execute a Code & Take Full App Control Remotely

New WhatsApp 0-Day Bug Let Hackers Execute a Code & Take Full App Control Remotely

WhatsApp silently fixed two critical zero-day vulnerabilities that affect both Android & iOS versions allowing attackers to execute an arbitrary code remotely. Facebook-owned privacy-oriented messenger WhatsApp is one of the Top-ranked Messenger apps with more than Billion users around the...

/ September 26, 2022
UK Police Arrests 17-Yr-Old Teen Hacker Believed to be Behind Uber & Rockstar Hacks

UK Police Arrests 17-Yr-Old Teen Hacker Believed to be Behind Uber & Rockstar Hacks

A British 17-year-old teen has been detained recently (Thursday 22 September 2022) by the City of London Police in connection with recent cyberattacks that have been reported by authorities. While this arrest was officially announced by London Police on Twitter....

/ September 25, 2022
Covid antigen test results of 1.7m Indian and foreign nationals leaked online

Covid antigen test results of 1.7m Indian and foreign nationals leaked online

An Elasticsearch server belonging to a healthcare software provider in India is currently exposing the Covid antigen test results of Indians and foreign nationals who traveled to or from India in the last couple of years. It is worth noting...

/ September 25, 2022