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Android malware found embedded in APKPure store application

Security researchers found malware embedded within the official application of APKPure, a popular third-party Android app store and an alternative to Google's official Play Store.Android users use the application to install apps and games hosted on APKPure's platform, supposedly identical to those available through the Play Store.The malware was di
Publish At:2021-04-10 16:04 | Read:89 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security android

Hands-on with Windows 10's new Google Discover-like news feature

Later this year, Windows 10 is getting a new feature that will enable a Google Discover-like newsfeed on the taskbar. This feature is officially called "News and Interests" and it will give news stories, sports scores, finance and weather information.Windows 10's newsfeed is based on the same approach used by Google for Discover on Android. Initially, the ne
Publish At:2021-04-10 16:04 | Read:129 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft Software

Hackers compromised APKPure client to distribute infected Apps

APKPure, one of the largest alternative app stores, was the victim of a supply chain attack, threat actors compromised client version 3.17.18 to deliver malware. Multiple security experts discovered threat actors tampered with the APKPure client version 3.17.18 of the popular alternative third-party Android app store. APKPure is available only on devi
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Windows 10 will soon let you tell Microsoft how you use your PC

Windows 10 will soon let you different usage categories, such as Gaming and Business, that tell the operating system how you plan on using the device.In recent Windows 10 builds, Windows sleuth Albacore discovered a hidden Settings screen under the 'Personalization' section called 'Device Usage' that contains six different categories for how you "plan to use
Publish At:2021-04-10 12:09 | Read:61 | Comments:0 | Tags:Microsoft

Crooks abuse website contact forms to deliver IcedID malware

Microsoft researchers spotted a malware campaign abusing contact forms on legitimate websites to deliver the IcedID malware. Security experts from Microsoft have uncovered a malware campaign abusing contact forms on legitimate websites to deliver the IcedID malware. Threat actors behind the operation are using contact forms published on websites to del
Publish At:2021-04-10 11:49 | Read:118 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Malware Cybercrime Hacking hacking

Ignition 2.5.1 Remote Code Execution

# Exploit Title: Laravel debug mode Remote Code Execution (Ignition <= 2.5.1)# Date: 05/04/2021# Exploit Author: Tobias Marcotto# Tested on: Kali Linux x64# Version: < 2.5.1# Description: Ignition before 2.5.2, as used in Laravel and other products, allows unauthenticated remote attackers to execute arbitrary code because of insecure usage of file_get_
Publish At:2021-04-10 10:52 | Read:91 | Comments:0 | Tags:No Tag

This man was planning to kill 70% of Internet in a bomb attack against AWS

The FBI arrested a man for allegedly planning a bomb attack against Amazon Web Services (AWS) to kill about 70% of the internet. The FBI arrested Seth Aaron Pendley (28), from Texas, for allegedly planning to launch a bomb attack against Amazon Web Services (AWS) data center on Smith Switch Road in Ashburn, Virginia. The man was attempting to buy C-4 p
Publish At:2021-04-10 07:54 | Read:132 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Cyber Crime Amazon AWS bomb attack Hacking hac

Is AdGuard Safe to Use?

March 24, 2021 232 0 Author: Billie Walden Is AdGuard Safe to Use? The Internet is now an entertainment
Publish At:2021-04-10 05:56 | Read:74 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security Data Internet Surveillance Tech Tools

How to Create an Anonymous Website

April 09, 2021 24 0 Author: Adam Torks How to Create an Anonymous Website Most users, considering thems
Publish At:2021-04-10 05:55 | Read:131 | Comments:0 | Tags:Networks Security Surveillance Tools

CFP ZeroNights 2021

ZeroNights 2021 CFP is OPEN: Offensive and defensive research(15/30/45min). Submit your talk!# About conferencePlace: Saint-Petersburg, RussiaDate: 30 JuneTimeslots: 15/30/45 minSite: https://zeronights.org# CFP TimelineCFP start: 1 MarchCFP end: 15 MayCFP page: https://01x.cfp.zeronights.ru/zn2021/# Conditions:A speaker may deliver either a long or a short
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The Week in Ransomware - April 9th 2021 - Massive ransom demands

Ransomware attacks continue over the past two weeks with a continuation of the massive initial ransom demands we have seen recently.Over the past two weeks, we have learned of attacks against Asteelflash, the Broward County Public Schools, Applus Technologies, Pierre Fabre, and Harris Federation, with many of the attack's initial ran
Publish At:2021-04-09 20:30 | Read:74 | Comments:0 | Tags:Security ransomware

Zerodium will pay $300K for WordPress RCE exploits

Zero-day broker Zerodium announced that will triples payouts for remote code execution exploits for the popular WordPress content management system. Zero-day broker Zerodium has tripled the payouts for exploits for the WordPress content management system that could be used to achieve remote code execution. Zerodium announced via Twitter that is tempora
Publish At:2021-04-09 20:11 | Read:145 | Comments:0 | Tags:Breaking News Hacking hacking news information security news

CISA Launches New Threat Detection Dashboard

Aviary is a new dashboard that works with CISA's Sparrow threat detection tool.The US Department of Homeland Security's Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is launching another security tool to help organizations mitigate threats like those posed by the recent SolarWinds supply chain attack discovered in December.Related Content:Attackers
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Unofficial Android App Store APKPure Infected With Malware

The APKPure app store was infected with malware that can download Trojans to other Android devices, researchers report.APKPure, a popular alternative hub to download Android apps, was infected with malware that could be used to download Trojans to other Android devices, Kaspersky researchers report.Related Content:8 Security & Privacy Apps to Share With
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Facebook Removes 16k Groups for Trading Fake Reviews

Social media giant Facebook has removed thousands of groups from its platforms over the trading of fake and misleading reviews.The cull occurred after two separate interventions by Britain’s competition watchdog, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).In January 2020, Facebook committed to improving its identification, investigation, and removal o
Publish At:2021-04-09 17:49 | Read:143 | Comments:0 | Tags:No Tag

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