How using the purple team approach helps in addressing cybercrime

IBM report reveals that the cost of data breaches has reached record highs over the past year. The banking industry has also seen an exponential rise in ransomware attacks, with one study indicating that banks have seen a 1,318 percent...

/ October 18, 2021

Lyceum group reborn

This year, we had the honor to be selected for the thirty-first edition of the Virus Bulletin conference. During the live program, we presented our research into the Lyceum group (also known as Hexane), which was first exposed by Secureworks...

/ October 18, 2021

Desorden Hacking Group Hacks Acer, 60GB worth of Customer Data Stolen

Posted on October 18, 2021 at 12:14 PM Desorden, a renowned hacking group, has announced that it has successfully hacked Acer, a leading multinational hardware and electronics firm based in Taiwan. The hacking group announced the breach through a popular...

/ October 18, 2021

Over 30 Countries Pledge to Fight Ransomware Attacks in US-led Global Meeting

Representatives from the U.S., the European Union, and 30 other countries pledged to mitigate the risk of ransomware and harden the financial system from exploitation with the goal of disrupting the ecosystem, calling it an “escalating global security threat with...

/ October 18, 2021

Cloud security is an ongoing struggle to keep sensitive data safe. Is it getting any easier?

report [PDF], 36% of the companies surveyed confirmed they experienced cloud data leaks in 2020. An overwhelming 83% confirmed they believed their organization was likely to be the victim of a cybercrime.  What has changed since? Have businesses found new...

/ October 17, 2021

New Google Dorks List Collection for SQL Injection – SQL Dorks 2021

Google helps you with Google Dorks to find Vulnerable Websites that Indexed in Google Search Results. Here is the latest collection of Google SQL dorks. More than a million of people searching for google dorks for various purposes for database...

/ October 17, 2021

Russian APT Hackers Attacking Financial Organizations With Weaponized Excel Document

The security company Morphisec has recently detected a malicious campaign named as MirrorBlast, and through this attack, the Russian hackers are targeting the financial organizations with weaponized Excel documents. Here the hackers use the Microsoft Office macros to affect machines,...

/ October 16, 2021

Minecraft declared the most malware-infected game

bait gamers. New Survey Reveals Startling Details Atlas VPN researchers created a list of the most-targeted games both for mobile and PC. Minecraft topped the chart on both platforms. According to the researcher, nearly 184,887 players were impacted on PC...

/ October 16, 2021

Hackers Exploiting Malware to Steal Millions worth of Cryptocurrencies

Posted on October 16, 2021 at 11:23 AM A recent report has revealed the existence of the MyKings malware that threat actors have used to make over $24.7 million. The malware, which is still operational, uses compromised devices to mine...

/ October 16, 2021

CISA – Ransomware targeted SCADA systems of 3 US water facilities

Employee PC hacked via TeamViewer in attempted water supply poisoning The alert revealed that three industrial control systems (ICS) at water facilities in the US had been impacted by ransomware attacks in the past two years. “The ransomware variant had...

/ October 15, 2021

Attackers Behind Trickbot Expanding Malware Distribution Channels

The operators behind the pernicious TrickBot malware have resurfaced with new tricks that aim to increase its foothold by expanding its distribution channels, ultimately leading to the deployment of ransomware such as Conti. The threat actor, tracked under the monikers...

/ October 15, 2021

Ad-Blocking Chrome Extension Caught Injecting Ads in Google Search Pages

A new deceptive ad injection campaign has been found leveraging an ad blocker extension for Google Chrome and Opera web browsers to sneakily insert ads and affiliate codes on websites, according to new research from cybersecurity firm Imperva. The findings...

/ October 15, 2021